TPG Telecom Limited is a provider of IP telecommunications and multimedia services in the Australian marketplace. Services including voice, internet and data solutions are provided to a customer base ranging from the consumer market through to small and medium enterprises, corporate and government sectors. The company also owns a cloud-hosting company and the PIPE network infrastructure that includes the third largest domestic dark-fibre operation and the submarine cable network to Guam, Asia and the United States.
The company planned to launch an FttB service in 2014, offering unlimited broadband at 100Mb/s to some 500,000 apartments in capital cities at a price which undercuts existing offers from rival ISPs. It has also secured spectrum in the 2.5GHz band to bolster its wireless broadband capabilities, and has committed to investing in additional capacity of an subsea cable linking to New Zealand and the US West Coast.
The company has the largest data network and voice network after Telstra, the largest fully converged voice, video and data IP-based access network in regional Australia, and the largest voice-enabled IP network.
This report provides an overview and assessment of TPG's operational and financial performance, together with an analysis of company strategies.
Solid revenue growth in FY2013, trials of an FttB network started; acquisition of AAPT; mobile spectrum awarded in mid-2013 with plans for small-cell network; invests in capacity on the subsea cable to the US; financial and operating data for FY2013; market developments to end-2013.
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