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The Liberal-National Party's multi-technology mix took the original idea of the NBN and radically changed it. Instead of delivering a fibre optic connection to almost every home in the land, the decision was made to use existing copper and HFC networks to cover the last mile. But that's left us with a network where not all NBN connections are the same. Here are the connectivity options that the NBN will deliver and how they differ.


NBNCo is boasting of delivering 100/40 Mbps connections to new FttC (Fibre to the Curb) customers in the Melbourne suburb of Coburg. But CEO Bill Morrow is questioning whether the company will ever be financially competitive as other technologies steal its thunder in delivering fast connectivity.