Lightwire Rural Blog

Industry insights and commentary, the latest Lightwire rural news, and educational content to help you navigate the rural connectivity landscape.

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Covid-19 update

Update 23 November 2021, 4:45PM With the country moving to something approximating normal from the start of December, we will see schools and workplaces welcome

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Dish Extension

We have been working hard to streamline our non-standard rural installs options, with WAN extensions recently changed and our In-Boundary Repeater now given the treatment.

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Price drop for unlimited

From October 1st 2021 we are dropping the price of our unlimited plan from $185 p/month to $155 p/month. We are also retiring our 600GB

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NZ Cyber Security Challenge 2021

Every year, Waikato University holds the NZ Cyber Security Challenge, which brings the best minds together to compete in various challenges, covering the topics of forensics, cryptography, exploitation,

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Guaranteed Speeds

Lightwire is unique among rural broadband providers in that we go past talking about potential speeds or average speeds – we commit to guaranteed download speeds.

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