Blog Posts

Telco Suicide

Telco Suicide In the 1960s telecommunications networks were crap; albeit the preserve of insanely smart engineers giving birth to the Internet (read up on ARPANET).   By the early 80s telecommunications and packet switching networks were brilliant. They worked. The operators were respected. The industry was...

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The Internet Layer Cake

The Internet Layer Cake With the announcement that Airfibre is adding an INEX peering point to its Cork exchange I got to thinking that the majority of Airfibre’s customers may well ask “So What?”.   Whilst the benefits to Airfibre as with any Telco are obvious (more efficient...

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Market Sector Analysis

As an Internet Service Provider, Airfibre’s rate of business expansion has been impacted by Covid-19 – clearly less relevant than the health toll placed upon the country. Telco’s can draw ‘business comfort’ from their recurring revenues business model and dependency of their customers upon the communications...

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