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New initiative seeks to examine tower automation projects

A group of telecoms specialists are spearheading a worldwide initiative to develop automation projects for towercos and MNOs. The Tower Automation All

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CMA greenlights Virgin and O2 merger

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has provisionally approved a £31bn merger between mobile networks Virgin Media and O2. This follows a CMA

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Enreach acquires Pace Telecom

Enreach has announced its acquisition of Pace Telecom. This was supported by pan-European investment company Waterland and follows the formal launch o

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Brave new digital world

Matt Dexter, head of client partnerships at Openreach, explains how channel partners can help their customers prepare for the upgrade to IP The mig

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Jurassic Fibre appoints new CCO

Southwest broadband provider Jurassic Fibre has announced the appointment of Steve Garrood as chief commercial officer. Garrood (pictured) has prev

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CommScope expands RUCKUS Wi-Fi 6 Portfolio

Network infrastructure provider CommScope has announced new additions to its WiFi 6 access point (AP) portfolio - the RUCKUS H550 and RUCKUS T350 - pl

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Wessex Internet unveils new branding

Wessex Internet has launched a new look and new website. The full fibre broadband provider has undertaken a major rebrand of its identity for the firs

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Seismic change

In the months ahead, businesses across the UK will navigate the ‘new normal’. Dale Parkinson, wholesale sales director at Virgin Media Business, talks

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SSE Enterprise Telecoms rebrands to Neos Networks

Connectivity infrastructure provider SSE Enterprise Telecoms will now be known as Neos Networks. The company said the rebrand is part of its wider bus

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Full-fibre broadband for rural Suffolk

Image: Copyright - Gregg Brown. Credit - County Broadband Twelve villages on the Suffolk/Norfolk border have been added to County Broadband’s rollo

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Full Fibre announces build plans in 11 new locations

Full Fibre has announced 100,000 additional homes and businesses, across 11 locations, where the majority of premises will be able to access the compa

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Government outlines delivery plan for £5bn ‘Project Gigabit’ 

The government has today announced details of the first phase of Project Gigabit. This follows its public consultation, “Planning for Gigabit Delivery

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Exclusive Networks grows to €2.6bn annual revenues

Infrastructure specialist Exclusive Networks has announced its 2020 financial results, with strong growth despite the unprecedented trading conditions

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Ofcom publishes market review of wholesale fixed telecoms

Ofcom has today confirmed how it will regulate the wholesale telecoms markets, used to deliver broadband, mobile and business connections in the UK, f

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Upcoming webinar: UCaaS + SD-WAN = $UCCESS

UCaaS and SD-WAN are both critical tenets of digital transformation, providing the scalability, cost-efficiency, manageability, and security that forw

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Community Fibre scales up offerings for London businesses

Community Fibre, an ISP that provides broadband connectivity within London, has announced it is introducing a new Business package range that it says

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New white label SD WAN solution from Colt

Colt Technology Services has announced the launch of a white labelled SD WAN solution which will allow wholesale customers to launch a global SD WAN s

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The wood behind the arrow

What opportunities does the convergence of 5G, IoT and wireless WAN offer partners? Darryl Brick, vice president of partner sales for EMEA, Cradlepoin

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CityFibre expands ethernet opportunity to Derby

CityFibre has opened up access to its full fibre ethernet services for businesses in Derby. This follows an announcement last June that CityFibre is i

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Vorboss initiative to boost telecoms talent pool

Vorboss has unveiled a training and recruitment initiative aimed at attracting talent from the economic sectors worst affected by the pandemic. The Vo

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