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Dunedin IT revamps connectivity at Scottish wildlife reserve

Technology and connectivity provider Dunedin IT has helped a wildlife reserve, cared for by the Scottish Wildlife Trust, to overhaul its technology ne

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Virgin Media launches Wi-Fi 6 router

Virgin Media has announced the launch of Hub 5, a new router that uses Wi-Fi 6 technology to deliver even faster speeds to connected devices throughou

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Exertis to distribute Ekinops across the UK

Network access and virtualisation vendor Ekinops has expanded its UK sales team and signed a distribution agreement for its OneAccess-branded portfoli

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Plan.com partners with BT Wholesale

Plan.com has announced a new mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) agreement with BT Wholesale. The deal expands the wireless and wireline connectivi

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Nokia passes control to CSPs

Nokia has announced it is enabling communications services providers (CSPs) to directly upload and manage the lifecycle of applications on its broadba

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Building the hybrid network

Nuvias and partner NetAlly spoke to Melissa Bradshaw about Wi-Fi 6, the hybrid workplace and how channel partners can build the strongest network solu

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YouFibre hits 2500 customer milestone

Full fibre internet service provider YouFibre has just connected its 2,500th customer. The ISP was founded in 2019 and achieved 1,000 customer connect

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Bringing mobile and fixed lines together

What direction is the UK channel heading in? And where are the big opportunities? Comms Business finds out at the Gamma Roadshow 2021. For two week

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Three reports SMS surge during Facebook and WhatsApp outage

Three UK has said it saw a spike in SMS and MMS traffic on 4th October, when Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram stopped working for users around the wor

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Nokia study reveals network automation can slice off two thirds of operational costs

New research from Nokia and Analysys Mason has suggested operators can expect up to a 65 per cent cost avoidance after implementing IP network automat

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Partnering for success

Simon Waller, regional director, EMEA and US at Epsilon, highlights how service providers can gain sustainable growth opportunities by reselling high-

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Colt Technology Services adds fault management software to IQ Network

Colt Technology Services has announced it is using Blue Planet fault management software in its IQ Network offering. This deployment is expected to tr

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Upcoming webinar: 5G Wireless WAN

Westbase.io and Cradlepoint are joining forces with Comms Business to present a webinar that examines how 5G is unlocking new opportunities for branch

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Trial of quantum-secure communications over hollow fibre cable

BT has conducted the world’s first trial of quantum key distribution (QKD), a method of ultra-secure communications, over hollow core fibre cable. The

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Netomnia hits 50,000 premises milestone

Cheltenham-based fibre network operator Netomnia has announced it has passed 50,000 homes and businesses across its rollout areas, 20,000 premises of

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CityFibre secures £1.125bn to ramp up full fibre deployment

CityFibre has confirmed it has secured £1.125bn in its latest capital raise. The financing is the UK's largest capital raise dedicated to full fibre d

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BT Wholesale unveils new offerings

BT Wholesale has announced the launch of two new offerings for channel partners. WHC Express and Broadband One are digital solutions that enable chann

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Gamma reports £217.4m revenue in H1 2021

Gamma has announced interim results for the first half of 2021. The company increased its revenue by 23 per cent to £217.4m, 60 per cent of which was

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Epsilon snapped up by KT Corp

KT Corp, South Korea’s largest telecommunications company, has acquired Epsilon Telecommunications, a global connectivity provider that enables busine

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£4 million streetlamp trial aims to boost UK 5G roll out

A new government trial will give mobile network operators easier access to lampposts, bus shelters and other street furniture to speed up the roll out

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