It is not designed to be a replacement service for existing plans in the market
A separate Fair Use Policy (FUP) will be used to help ensure fair access to the network, especially during peak hours
Pricing is to be announced after nbn co finalises the wholesale product
The suitability of either the existing Sky Muster™ service or the new Sky Muster™ Plus service will depend on your needs
Additional services to enable remote telehealth and distance education.
In simple terms, Sky Muster™ Plus sees the introduction of selective unmetering of some content, the selective shaping of bandwidth-hungry content during peak periods and the ability to burst above the normal plan speed.
Alongside other regional stakeholders, SkyMesh has been advocating the further utilisation of existing capacity on the service for some time during regular consultations with nbn™ and we’re delighted about the announcement.
Stephen O’Shanassy (SkyMesh Managing Director) adds:
Universally, data consumption is increasing rapidly and new products like this, along with the proposed Business Satellite Service, are making big inroads to bridge the digital divide in Australia. This is a big win for rural communities and SkyMesh satellite customers.
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Written by Barney Lassen
Originally from Oxford (UK), Barney joined the SkyMesh team as Marketing Director near the end of 2016.