Optus Satellite signs NZ broadband deal

17 Jun 2016

Australia’s Optus Satellite has signed a deal to deliver satellite-based internet services to rural parts of New Zealand’s South Island. ZDNet reports that the New Zealand firm Farmside, which is a subsidiary of local company TeamTalk, aims to serve farms and rural businesses on the island’s east coast where conventional broadband networks have little coverage.

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