You’ve no doubt heard by now that over the past weekend, Telstra’s NBN services suffered an outage for a pretty lengthy window of time. Initially, it was pegged as a distributed denial of service attack but was later announced to be a configuration issue with Telstra’s domain name servers.
Telstra’s resolved the issue now, but for many Australians the obvious question was: what can I do when the Internet goes down? Could, or even should, you jump over to mobile broadband?
For a small number of Australians, that could encompass 5G Internet, but for the vast majority it would mean jumping over to a 4G connection of some kind. We’ve got two options for you to choose from when it comes to making sure you’re never left without the Internet at home again.
If your NBN connection goes down and you’re specifically with Telstra, Vodafone, Optus or Tangerine Telecom, you … Read More