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BT unveils Hybrid Speed Boost

BT has today announced the launch of a new product that combines a copper broadband line with EE’s 4G network. This new Hybrid Speed Boost product wil

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Three UK unveils new business proposition

Three UK has announced the launch of its new business proposition – Three Business Adapt. The MNO said this launch marks an expansion into the medium-

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Cornerstone and Freshwave to deliver London connectivity pilot

Cornerstone is partnering with Freshwave to upgrade existing infrastructure in a portion of London’s Square Mile to make it capable of delivering mult

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Virgin Media arrives at London’s O2 arena

Virgin Media O2 has shared an update on its plans to make London’s O2 arena “the best connected venue in the UK”, with the company’s gigabit broadband

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The Fibre Café connects UK fibre ecosystem

Strategic Imperatives has announced the launch of The Fibre Café, a project aiming to seamlessly connect the UK fibre ecosystem. The Fibre Café’s w

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Openreach names new full fibre locations

Openreach has published plans to deliver full fibre broadband to 56 additional locations across the UK. This covers just under half a million homes an

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Building Gigabit Britain

James Audley, head of wholesale product, marketing and strategy at Virgin Media O2 Business, discusses what is next for the wholesale market. The U

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Three delivers Q1 revenue of £582 million

Three UK has published an update for the first quarter of 2022 showing a strong performance across key divisions total revenue at £582 million. The

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Truespeed announces price freeze

Bath-based Truespeed has announced a price freeze across all its broadband packages for the next 12 months. The price freeze will remain in place for

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Zayo increases fibre at Proximity data centres

Proximity Data Centres, a regional edge colocation data centre provider, has announced the completion of Zayo’s high-capacity dark fibre network at it

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ITS secures £100m for UK full fibre rollout

ITS Technology Group has secured a further £100m investment from, Aviva Investors, an existing investor, to continue to accelerate the rollout of its

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Giganet founder steps down

Giganet’s founder, Andrew Skipsey, has decided to leave the business. Jarlath Finnegan, the company’s CEO, and his senior management team will lead th

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SaaS services can cut costs by 25 per cent

Research by Analysys Mason, commissioned by Nokia, has revealed the potential benefits of CSPs moving to SaaS offerings. Benefits could include lower

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Fibre in Water trial to kick off in Yorkshire

The government has shared detail on the first pilot project for its Fibre in Water scheme. The scheme aims to accelerate the rollout of full fibre bro

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County Broadband secures £100m for East England full fibre

County Broadband has announced it has secured a further £100 million in private investment from Aviva Investors to extend its full fibre rollout towar

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TalkTalk Group to acquire Virtual1

TalkTalk Group has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Virtual1. TalkTalk Group said Virtual1 presents an exciting opportunity

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Half of UK office workers considering job move

A new survey from Virgin Media O2 Business has found that just over half of UK office workers are considering leaving their job, with 85 per cent of t

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The move to high capacity connectivity

The connectivity world is shifting. Long gone are the days of 100Mbps services being enough to power your business operations. Nowadays high-capacity

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Giganet rebrands to Pastanet

Giganet has announced plans to rebrand as Pastanet to underline its upcoming switch from fibre optic cabling, made from glass, to wholewheat pasta for

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Making a success of 5G

Alex Williamson head of business development at Nextgenaccess explains why 5G is much more than faster mobile. Last time we looked at the character

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