GigCity tender now open
A tender to deliver the network to the 14 key innovation precincts is open now, contracting both wholesale and retail service providers.
The tender seeks to contract both wholesale and retail internet service providers early next year. Interested service providers can register to access the tender documentation via https://www.tenderlink.com/adelaideuni/
Applications close on Friday 16 December with the successful applicant, contracted by SABRENet Limited, will be announced in the new year.
The rollout is already in progress with new SABRENet fibre cables being installed to several of the innovation precincts. The tender will select the services to be operated over the fibre network, with the GigCity network available to all 14 precincts by mid-2017.