What is broadband?
Broadband is the common term for a high bandwidth Internet
connection. Broadband services are capable of transmitting data at much
faster rates than a standard dial up connection. A Broadband Internet
connection is 'always on' - you don't need to dial-up every time you want
to 'log on'. This means no more engaged tones, no screeching noises and no
delays. With Wireless broadband theres:
No Phone Lines ----------------No Waiting
Why would I want it?
Most Internet users would like to improve the speed of their
connection. On a standard modem Internet connection e-mails with large
file attachments and graphic intensive Web sites can take ages to
download. Viewing video on the Web, or listening to music can also prove
A Broadband connection can improve all of these and will
allow you to use the Internet in
a completely different way.
SPEED: Wireless speeds are comparable to
DSL and other competing technologies and
up to 40 times faster than
traditional dial up modems.
WIDESPREAD AVAILABILITY: Wireless offers
high-speed access to users in rural areas or
in areas where traditional
connectivity options may not be available or economically feasible.
ALWAYS ON: NWE's connection is active 24/7.
This means you won't have to wait for a modem to connect to the Internet
each time you log on.
HIGH-QUALITY RECEPTION: Our Wireless
service can reach outlying rural areas more effectively than alternative
high-bandwidth technologies. The signal quality remains the same, whether
users are a street away or 25 miles away.
HIGHLY RELIABLE & EFFECTIVE SERVICE: It
provides both Internet access and a variety
of Internet Services,
supporting such applications as Video conferencing, Virtual Private
Networks and allows access to things such as instant text messaging,
online accounting and outsourcing services etc.
VALUE FOR MONEY: One flat rate fee per
month with no additional Internet call charges.
Check Your Broadband Speed click on SPEEDTEST