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Putting the 'service' back into service provider

03/11/2016

I once waited for more than four hours and 26 minutes for a call back from my ‘service’ provider to fix a technical glitch that rendered my internet as good as dead. Sound familiar? Turns out I...

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Top 10 Tips On Using Your Satellite Broadband Data

12/07/2016

Satellite data is precious so we've compiled a list of what we think are the top 10 tips for you to get the most out of your satellite broadband.   Use these tools and ideas so you can do more e...

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Wireless Nation signs services deal with Mobile Health

02/02/2016

New Zealand internet service provider Wireless Nation, a Kiwi affiliate of Optus Satellite, has signed a services agreement with Mobile Health NZ to broadcast health education sessions using video con...

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Rural communities offered 'best 4G plan yet'

15/09/2015

Rural communities within close 4G capable cell tower range can now enjoy high speed 4G internet connectivity and take advantage of Wireless Nation’s market leading prices. The government’s Rural ...

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Internet Provider puts farmers' wellbeing first

06/08/2015

New Zealand internet provider, Wireless Nation, further demonstrates its commitment to the rural sector in a new agreement with Farmstrong, an initiative to promote wellbeing for all farmers and growe...

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Satellite outperforms ADSL connectvitiy across NZ rural internet

20/07/2015

Satellite “consistently outperformed” traditional copper ADSL connectivity across the local rural landscape, according to TrueNet’s recently released March - May 2015 speed test results for rura...

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NZ Internet Provider banking rural success following ASB deal

30/04/2015

Wireless Nation has signed a contract with ASB to provide the Bank’s rural customers and staff with additional free data on its Rural Broadband solutions, discounts on Voice over IP (VoIP) phone lin...

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Rural NZ set to benefit as Kiwi ISP embarks on new venture

23/04/2015

Rural communities will soon have unparalleled access to the internet thanks to a new partnership between Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) and ISP Wireless Nation.  The joint ventu...

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Wireless Nation inks farming deal

03/03/2015

Broadband ISP Wireless Nation has inked a deal with PGG Wrightson which will enable the agricultural company’s 90,000 account holders to receive special offers on rural broadband and VoIP and to pay...

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NZ's role in getting quality internet to Myanmar

17/11/2014

Tom Linn has always wanted to use his expertise in telecommunications to benefit the country where he was raised, Myanmar. Now the Technical Director of fast-growing ISP Wireless Nation is working wit...

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Farmers don't have to wait for Rural Broadband

02/09/2014

Farmers who want to harness rapid advancements in agricultural technology don’t have to wait for rural broadband to reach their property, with internet service provider Wireless Nation working with ...

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New Wireless over Fibre and Cable over Fibre plans

26/06/2014

Check out our new Super Fast Broadband Plans. We've replaced our Wireless over Fibre and Cable over Fibre plans with two awesome new plans: Unlimited - $69 per month 50GB - $49 per month   C...

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Gilat upgrades Wireless Nation's broadband services for consumers and businesses

20/06/2014

Focus on Providing High-Speed Connectivity to Suburban and Remote Regions of New Zealand With SkyEdge II VSATs Source: Wall Street Journal PETAH TIKVA, Israel, June 16, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- G...

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Optus Satellite and Wireless Nation team up

23/04/2014

Optus Satellite today announced a new, three-year wholesale agreement with New Zealand internet service provider Wireless Nation. The relationship will enable Wireless Nation to deliver satellite bro...

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Queens Service Medal for Bill

01/01/2014

William H. Smale, Managing Director of Wireless Nation has been recognised for his work in education, specifically with his mentoring and young achiever efforts with a Queens Service Medal. Bill is a...

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Wireless Nation's smart SOHO bundle VoIP plan targets small businesses

04/09/2013

It's easy to feel overlooked as a small business. After all, with only a few employees and a comparatively small market capitalization, it's easy for sales reps and entire companies to look to sell to...

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Wireless Nation simplifies UFB roll-out for apartments

23/04/2013

Auckland, 22 April 2013 - Wireless Nation’s new ‘Hotwire’ service enables apartment managers, owners and tenants to reap the benefits of Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) without having to individually...

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Wireless Nation brings Chatham Islands up to speed

28/02/2013

The last bastion of hopelessly slow dial-up internet, the Chatham Islands now boast fast wireless web access, proving that there is hope yet. Tom Linn and Bill Smale aren’t shy of a challenge. In a...

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Affordable broadband debuts in the Chatham Islands

04/11/2012

Internet service provider Wireless Nation has announced the launch of their wireless broadband service in the Chatham Islands. Currently covering 25% of dwellings and businesses on the remote islands...

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