The Australian Broadband Applications Laboratory (ABAL) is driving innovation in broadband-enabled products and services.
ABAL specialises in assisting companies develop and deploy products that make use of the NBN and drive a smarter, more connected society.
- Testing services: Enabling companies to migrate new and existing communications technologies onto the NBN infrastructure
- Development services: Assisting entrepreneurs to develop new broadband-enabled services in an independent environment housing state of the art telecommunications equipment
- Professional services: Assisting organisations and individuals to understand the impact of the Digital Economy on their business, including technical and innovation advice.
Ubiquitous access to broadband technologies will dramatically transform the Australian economy and drive innovation in broadband applications and services that will transform service delivery across the economy including in health, education, retail, manufacturing, mining, tourism and energy industries.
ABAL is driving this transformation by assisting organisations to be at the forefront of the emerging digital economy. ABAL is collocated with the Institute for a Broadband-Enabled Society, leveraging state-of-the-art facilities and research at the University of Melbourne.