Research and Markets: Australia - National Broadband Network - Infrastructure Analysis

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Australia - National Broadband Network - Infrastructure Analysis" report to their offering.

The report provides background analysis on various infrastructure issues. First, it gives some high-level strategic analysis of the NBN as national infrastructure, as distinct from just telecoms infrastructure. It covers principles such as open networks and the impact this has on infrastructure affordability.

It also addresses the issues that it will need to consider as national infrastructure - the specific requirements of other sectors such as energy (smart grids), healthcare (e-health) and digital media.

Furthermore it provides background analysis of the various forms of infrastructure that will be employed in the NBN and how this will be different from the existing infrastructure. It explains basic infrastructure, the role of copper in the transitional period, fibre networks and the specific opportunities this brings to the market, both in metro and rural areas; plus the various issues in relation to wireless infrastructure, including satellites.

Topics Covered:

1. Synopsis

2. NBN could slash telecoms maintenance costs

3. Strategic Analysis

3.1 Infrastructure investments are coming under threat

3.2 National Infrastructure not Telecommunications

3.3 Regional vs national broadband networks

3.4 Open network = innovation and affordability

3.5 Collaborative Services Network concept

3.6 Mobile broadband boom the killer app FttH

3.7 Is the Opposition giving up on broadband equality?

4. Mapping the broadband problems in Australia

5. Infrastructure backgrounder

5.1 Basic infrastructure

5.2 The copper network

5.3 FttH infrastructure

5.3.1 FttH opportunities

5.3.2 Rural fibre

5.4 Fixed Wireless and Satellite Networks (Separate Report)

6. Related reports

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Laura Wood, Senior Manager.
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Sector: Broadband

Source: Research and Markets