Broadband Suppliers Blog

Report finds majority of UK households experience problems with broadband despite price hike

October 21st, 2017 by admin
Over half of UK's households have, in the last 12 months, experienced a problem with their broadband, with slow speeds being the most common problem. This has been revealed in a report by Which?. A majority of British households have experienced a problem and are ostensibly paying for a service they actually haven't received. The study was based on 1,700 respondents since last October and found 53% have had a problem. The worst affected customers were from Virgin Media (61%), TalkTalk (60%), Sky... Read More»

GibFibre business division launches symmetrical 200Mbps in Gibraltar

October 20th, 2017 by admin
The British overseas territory of Gibraltar gets on a new fibre optic network, a service capable of up to 200Gbps symmetrical broadband speed, by GibFibre. Small and medium businesses (SMEs) in this territory at the southern tip of Spain, on the Iberian peninsula, wrapped by the Mediterranean sea, will benefit by this digital boost. GibFibre is a new provider that supplies to residents faster broadband connectivity and is now offering, through its corporate division, 3 packages currently to busi... Read More»

Community WiFi scheme of Superfast Essex project now open to all suppliers

October 19th, 2017 by admin
The regional Superfast Essex project which runs the Community WiFi scheme, will make it available to all suppliers this month. Earlier the scheme was offered to only communities, to help them deploy a public wireless network, using local hubs like the community centre, or village halls. The scheme was launched last year and funded by the Community Initiative Fund (CIF) of Essex County Council. So far 19 applicants have successfully received it. The small grants offered are up to £4,000 for comm... Read More»

Warwickshire 'fibre broadband' rollout expands, updates coverage map

October 18th, 2017 by admin
More premises in Warwickshire, Solihull and Coventry will be getting 'superfast broadband' as the CSW project has upgraded its coverage map. More details for the Phase-3 of the FTTP rollout by Openreach has been revealed, as the project moves on to connect 98% of premises in the county by end of 2019. BT Openreach will be connecting an additional 15,500 homes and businesses by the end of 2019. ultrafast broadband on FTTP tech will deliver to nearly 90%. The hybrid fibre FTTC (VDSL2) tech will be... Read More»

New broadband network built by Signa caters to Hutton Wandesley Estate and others

October 14th, 2017 by admin
A new fixed-wireless broadband network has been built by Signa to cater to the Hutton Wandesley Estate, a rural business park in North Yorkshire. The superfast broadband service, designed and built after a lot of planning, will also help to serve not only isolated firms, but also can be expanded to reach local residents in the area. The network was built with assistance from Deep Blue Telecoms. Tenants can expect speeds from 10Mbps, going up to 30Mbps, in packages, and can offer more if demand r... Read More»
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