5 ways the NBN can change your business

The National Broadband Network (NBN) is offering superfast internet to Australian homes - but the NBN is also great news for your business. Whether you're a sole trader, SME or large enterprise, the NBN's commercial benefits can have your business firing on all cylinders.

Here are 5 ways the NBN supercharges the way you do business:

1. Faster is better

Faster download and upload times offered by the NBN means you can tackle the everyday tasks of running a business - researching, internet banking, transferring files - faster, and spend less time waiting around.

2. Say hello, in video

Work with staff and clients interstate or overseas? The speeds that the NBN offers means you can take advantage of video conference with less buffering and better image quality.

3. Get generous with big data

The speeds that the NBN offers means you are no longer limited by large file sizes for your marketing and communications. Freely use HD video and images, share and access larger files with staff and clients, and embrace big data!

4. Get your head in the clouds

With the incredibly fast speeds offered by the NBN, you can backup your information using cloud-based storage and access it anytime, anywhere as fast as you need it. The cloud also makes it easier to share business documents, photos and presentations with your colleagues and clients.

5. Do your hip pocket a favour

One of the best benefits of the NBN is the competitive pricing and plans offered by Optus for business-grade NBN broadband. The commercial benefits of the NBN mean you can do more without adding a lot of cost to your bottom line.