Paul Budde

NBN fibre to the home

NBN making progress but dark clouds ahead

August 31, 2016 | Paul Budde
Seven years after the launch of the NBN over two million premises are able to connect to the NBN. But all is not well, writes Paul Budde… read more...
telecom transformation

Society, change and challenge: Charting telecoms transformation

July 26, 2016 | Paul Budde
In a new report, respected industry analyst Paul Budde provides fascinating insights relevant to both sides of the Tasman… read more...

The future calls for 2degrees

April 19, 2016 | Paul Budde
Amid speculation that Australian telco Vocus will soon acquire New Zealand’s 2degrees, telecoms analyst Paul Budde considers why 2degrees remains unprofitable and what its options are from here… read more...
Cities working smart

Smart cities worth $95 billion to Australian economy

February 23, 2016 | Paul Budde
Paul Budde expects cities to unlock a significant tranche of wealth by becoming ‘smart’ and using a city-as-a-service model… read more...
malcolm budde turnbull

Australia’s first Hi-Tech Prime Minister

September 17, 2015 | Paul Budde
Telecoms analyst Paul Budde considers the ramifications of a proven technology leader in the highest office in the land – and how that may affect the NBN… read more...
NBN and UFB projects

NBN & UFB: getting down to the wire

The NBN and UFB projects have dominated the national and tech media headlines ever since their inception, usually due to squabbling over which technology should be used, who’s paying for what and whether progress has been fast enough. Here we take a step back and discuss the big picture for both project rollouts… read more...
Fast fibre road

Follow the fast fibre road

January 28, 2015 | Paul Budde
The internet of things may feel like it only uses wireless technology but in reality it relies on big pipes and banks of servers. Paul Budde explores what we need to do in order to arrive at the smart cities of the future… read more...
Data economy

How will we power the data economy?

August 29, 2014 | Paul Budde
Subject matter expert Paul Budde explains why building the right ICT infrastructure is of national importance to the region’s future success… read more...

Political change lags behind technology revolution

April 11, 2014 | Paul Budde
The much hailed positives of smarter technology and the digital economy could be disguising a wider problem says Paul Budde… read more...
people technologies

Avoiding the tech apocalypse

December 17, 2013 | Paul Budde
Paul Budde offers his thoughts on how new open ‘people technologies’ could help us to avoid a cataclysm and create a smarter society… read more...
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