Below is a small selection of the positive feedback we receive from our customers.
Dominic Schipano, CITT
Paul, May I congratulate you on a very successful and enjoyable afternoon with the Minister. In providing the roundtable discussions between government and industry, it highlighted the strong interest by stakeholders in Broadband and its implementation but it also presented us with other issues and opportunities that we need to address.
C Vitug, Brightpoint
For what I was looking for, the website had been a great help. It had all the information I needed and the navigation was easy. Purchasing the reports was straightforward and I got the reports in no time. I’m very satisfied with it.
Eli Jellenc, VeriSign-iDefense Security Intelligence Services
Moreover, the customer service personnel at BuddeComm helped me remedy an administrative problem within 5 minutes of sending the request...seriously, less than 5 minutes. All in all, Budde.com is a well-functioning organization with a useful product.
Kristan J. Wheaton, Mercyhurst College Institute of Intelligence Studies
Dollar for dollar, Paul Budde and his team of expert analysts offer the best research regarding telecommunications and telecommunications related issues in the industry. Their products cover the entire globe, are in depth and authoritative. I can recommend them without reservation. It is easy to say because I mean it. Thanks to everyone there for top quality work.
B Beckor, Callpoint, Australia
Paul has been a consistent champion of improving broadband in Australia, and is most deserving of the industry's ongoing support.
Sharif Ahmed, Senior Consultant, Digisoft Microsystems
Paul owns and manages the world's largest online Telecommunications Consultancy and is very active on the international telecommunication scene. A very hard worker who is extremely well informed and well connected with all tiers of the ICT industry. He is the force behind the NBN project implementation and a catalyst for the progress of the Digital Economy between the Industry and the powers that be, in the government
Bruce Duyshart, Director Strategic Technology, Lend Lease
Paul is by far, the leading telecommunications analyst in Australia. Not only is his company's research first class and timely, it is superbly contextual to the complexities of today's modern media and communications technology. He is always extremely generous in sharing his knowledge with others and has a great ability to connect people together and be a thought leader on topics of National interest such as the NBN, FttH and Smart Grids.
Joe Willcox, Commercial Content Director, Emap Connect, Emap
We wanted to extend our Com World Series of telecoms industry events to the South Pacific region and we were in urgent need of a partner in the region who could assist us with confirming the involvement of governments, telcos and more. Paul Budde and his team executed this perfectly. Paul also provided us with very high quality reports on every aspect of the project, including an amazingly thorough and actionable report on the conference presentations and discussion.
Hendrik Rood, Senior consultant, Stratix Consulting
Paul was that fast, he outpaced with his message the entire Dutch (financial) press as well as international news agencies like DowJones. BuddeComm, your Australian news source that informs faster than that other Australian NewsCorp ;-)
Julian Carter, Founder & Strategic Advisor at Mosi Seven. Director at Monster Logic Group Pty Ltd
Paul is a rare find in a fast paced world of technology and communications. His research and comments are well founded and well respected in Australia and around the world. I have always gained something new from our discussions about my own industries as well as others. Paul is a wealth of knowledge and can only inspire people with his enthusiasm.
Your site put it right saving me time and money. Thanks great service
Joost Brakel, Deloitte
You turned out to be very helpful in answering (our client’s) additional questions and providing us proactively with updated information to support this. BuddeComm definitely provides high-quality service
Jo Chaffer, British Council
for this – it’s been a real pleasure dealing with you – great service!
David Hayes, Country Manager - Australia at Bulletin Wireless
I have both worked with Paul and valued his opinion on many occasions. Following, his many comments on the telecommunications industry has been rewarding and insightful. His reports have always been of value and help guide us through the maze of jargon, politics and defined the real road map of this complex industry.
Brian Pollett, Genuine Wealth Creation Consulting Pty Ltd
Well “Thank you” so much for your informative & prompt reply – it is refreshing to actually get an answer as so many companies ignore their support or enquiry requests – sad really. I really do appreciate your information.
Ken Cregan, Tele-Computercations Pty Ltd
I think you are a treasure to the industry and we are all lucky to have you. You are so generous with your energy, time and knowledge.
Bertrand Waché, Ace Group, Philadelphia USA
You produce well presented and thoroughly researched reports - we have bought some in the past - and you have been most helpful in getting back to me so quickly. MUCH appreciate everything about you guys .
Gary Sorkin, Pacific Communication Group
This is all fascinating and your way of presenting the information is extraordinary.
David Brown, Ventura Team
Ventura Team routinely use BuddeComm reports for mobile and broadband fibre projects we undertake in Europe, Middle East and Africa and Asia. They are just much better value for money compared to the bigger and more expensive reports prepared by other well known telco research houses.
Matt Joyce, IT manager, Medtronic
Just a quick note to say thank for your helpful reports. I`ve used them a couple of times over the years and I found your talk at CeBIT, very interesting indeed.
Greg Combet, Former Minister for Climate Change, Industry and Innovation
As you know, I have resigned from the Labor Ministry and have decided not to re-contest the seat of Charlton at the next election – both for personal reasons.
Before leaving Parliament, I particularly wish to record my thanks to you for your generous and constructive participation in the deliberations that generated significant economic policy reforms for the Australian community. Continuous economic transformation is a key challenge that faces all Governments.
The development of sound public policy should always be contestable. Ultimately, good and equitable outcomes are not concessions to any particular interest group, but the careful balancing of interests to create the greatest possible benefit for the nation. You have contributed to that, and I sincerely thank you for it.
David Townshend, OLX Inc, Africa
The help, insight and quick turnaround times across such vast time-zone differences are sincerely appreciated !
Stephen Negus, Aurecon
Paul, Many thanks for your inputs yesterday. You provided a compelling different perspective to our traditional infrastructure focus and this is valuable for our future planning. I also had very favourable feedback from our participants on your involvement.
Easy uncomplicated ordering and delivery system, nicely done.
Senator Deborah O’Neill, at the Select Senate Committee on the NBN – March 2014
Could I thank you for making a contribution to this on so many occasions and declare my association with you as a Central Coast resident. I want to say how proud we are of you and how much your expertise has informed us.
Dr Hamadoun Touré, Secretary General International Telecommunications Union (ITU) 2006-2014
In 2009 Paul contacted me and we engaged in the brainstorming sessions that led to the development of the UN Broadband Commission for Digital Development.
Paul is a visionary with a keen strategic approach. He is a powerful communicator, provides succinct analyses and has a complete knowledge of all the key information and communications technologies relating to broadband.
Olusesan Banjo, Nigeria
I am a civil engineer and have worked with Airtel, Huawei and other telecommunication companies here in Nigeria.
Your BuddeComm analyses on the telecommunications market are excellent. They always provide me with the information I need, and I also learn a great deal from reading your research.
Senator Stephen Conroy, former Communications Minister and Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the Senate
Paul has been a relentless advocate and tireless activist for making the world a more connected place.
His passion for broadband and his firm belief in its transformational impact on societies across the globe is unrivalled.
I am honoured to call Paul a friend and I trust he will keep up the fight for better broadband and better access to broadband for all people, wherever they live and whatever their background, into the future.
Arijit Das, Consumer Electronics and Mobility - Retail and Distribution professional Kolkata, India
Your blogs and website provide a lot of vital information and data and I would like to congratulate you for this. I find it a very useful point of reference in my work.
Slim Saidi, Ph.D., University of Wollongong in Dubai
After being away from the market for 6 years, I am glad to see that your site has been enriched with more reports and opinions. I’m looking forward to exploring what I used to consider as the best reliable source of information in the market.
Glenn Latch, SKYZER TECHNOLOGIES
As usual, you’ve done a splendid job of bringing an industry well and truly into the spotlight.
I think that without your input and passion, Australia would have barely scratched the surface of the benefits that can and will be achieved with the wholesale adoption of Smart Grid and Smart City concepts.