Fibre to the Node (FTTN) offers a quick and cost effective way to connect people to fast broadband services. It will make use of fibre optic cable that will run from the exchange to nodes (also called cabinets) in your local area.
The fixed wireless network will use nbn™ fibre to 2,600 Transmission Towers located around Australia. These towers will then transmit broadband services to homes using TD-LTE 4G mobile broadband technology.
Long term Satellite service for the small percentage of people who are unable to connect to fixed line or fixed wireless technology, the nbn™ network will make use of two new specially designed satellites.