Bigpipe Network Maintenance 8th April 2019

WHAT: Scheduled maintenance is due to take place between 11:00PM 8th April 2019 and 4:00AM 9th March 2019. WHO: A number of Bigpipe UFB connections around the Pay of Plenty will be affected. WHY: Ultrafast Fibre is performing scheduled maintenance to core network...

A story about Bigpipe Broadband

Now this is a story all about how My broadband got flipped upside down And I’d like to take a minute so please sit tight And tell you how I became a customer of Bigpipe!     In little ol’ New Zealand born and raised Waiting for sites to load,...
If Your Internet Is Bad You Will Feel Bad

If Your Internet Is Bad You Will Feel Bad

Hate slow internet? Well, you should. It could be shortening your life. Ericsson Consumer Lab did a sure-to-be-completely-scientifically-legit study that suggests that slow internet can literally drive you crazy. Well, not crazy, but it will drive your heart rate up....

Bigpipe Network Issue 22 May 2018

WHAT: An unexpected network outage has occurred as of 11:40am 22 May 2018. WHO: UFB customers in the Palmerston North region may be experiencing trouble getting online. WHY: We have experienced a loss of connectivity between us and Chorus. IMPACT: Customers on UFB in...

Bigpipe Network Maintenance 8 February 2018

WHAT: Scheduled maintenance is taking place between 1 AM and 6 AM on Thursday 8th February WHO: A small number of Bigpipe connections will be affected. WHY: Bigpipe is upgrading network hardware. IMPACT: You will lose connection to the internet for a time from 60...

Back 2 the Basics: WAN Edition (Part 1)

Welcome back to our next exciting Blogpipe post! This month we’re going back to the basics and giving everyone the tools you need to get up and running. We’ve got more exciting and in-depth content coming with Part Two of Back 2 the Basics because all great things...
Get more fibre in your diet with Bigpipe!

Get more fibre in your diet with Bigpipe!

Good news everyone! Specifically, good news everyone who lives in Rotorua, Taupo, Tauranga, Whakatane, Hamilton, Tokoroa, New Plymouth, Nelson, Blenheim, Ashburton, Christchurch, Greymouth, or Timaru. That’s right – Bigpipe has just expanded the bigness of its...