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November 14, 2011  11:19 AM

10 Minutes Versus 10 Days

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
ADSL, Bandwidth, BT, fibre, ftth, Internet

I just moved apartments in Andorra and asked them if I could keep my current 100MbpsFTTH account (actually tops out at 83Mbps), related phone number etc - and the answer was "yes, of course" (with a bit of Catalan thrown in for good measure, most of which I ignored).


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October 26, 2010  2:43 PM

Amazing What You Can Achieve With A 3G Dongle

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
3, Blue Coat, Certero, Firewalls, ftth, HP, Latency, Mobile data, NetPilot, Spirent

... as the actress said to the IT-aware bishop.

So, just back from more travels in the UK which - given that we were scheduled to fly out of Toulouse during the French "greve nationale" - went every bit as smoothly as you'd expect in those circumstances, but more on that later.


March 22, 2010  3:03 PM

Update From Fibrous Andorra

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Broadband, Cisco, ftth, HP ProCurve, Netgear, Sky


Hola from the land of melting snow and enlightened fibre.

Had a problem with my termination equipment (no, I don't mean death devices, I keep away from superbikes and stick to my old Scooby)  that kept overheating - it was -10 outside, god knows what would happen in summer -...


December 23, 2009  8:11 PM

Snow Kidding – I come back to ski season and FTTH… Plus Wine!

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Broadband, ftth, SaaS, Thingamy, WAN acceleration

Back from yet more travels.

Escaped the UK just as the snow started to fall. Got back to Andorra to a sparking sunny day... it didn't last - heavy snow fell during the night and hasn't stopped much since.

However, the bonus was that my apartment/office sitters saw through...


June 1, 2009  8:49 AM

International Broadband Wars

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Broadband, ftth, SkypeOut

First to extend a warm welcome to Heidi's blogs on her newly installed VirginMedia 50Meg Home Service broadband connection on our Networks Generation blog.

However, those who noted a recent(ish) blog in which I explained that Andorra Telecom has been busy providing FTTH across the...


May 6, 2009  6:32 PM

Broadband Wideboys?

Steve Broadhead Steve Broadhead Profile: Steve Broadhead
Broadband, ftth, IPTV, jetNEXUS, NetMotion, ProCurve, Virgin, WLAN

Interesting to hear that Virgin is piloting 200-400Mbps Broadband (in Kent, so they be hopful of a good result (bad spelling makes bad gags) without really knowing what applications it will be used for.

Here in Andorra they've also been rolling out FTTH and have that great application...


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