UK Broadband ‘Needs To Improve To Compete With Europe’

UK Broadband ‘Needs To Improve To Compete With Europe’ With the process of leaving the EU now underway in the UK, there are many areas of the economy that politicians and businesses alike are assessing. One part of the country’s infrastructure that definitely needs work is its internet connectivity, with a report published earlier this year showing that while some parts of …

Are You Protected Against Ransomware Attacks?

Are You Protected Against Ransomware Attacks? The Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) has urged small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK to ensure that they’ve done all they can to protect themselves against a possible ransomware attack. Ransomware is a growing trend around the world, where malicious documents are sent out – often in spam emails – and when …

£4.4m Fibre Broadband Extension For Midlands

£4.4m Fibre Broadband Extension For Midlands Midlands-based businesses are set to benefit from super-fast broadband with the rollout of a £4.4 million fibre extension, which will include rural parts of Leicestershire. Leicestershire County Council has announced that reinvestment of prior funding by the council and BT means that millions of pounds can now be used to roll out fibre broadband to an …

4 Of The Best VoIP Features For 2017

4 Of The Best VoIP Features For 2017 There are lots of different VoIP business phone systems out there – how do you know what’s right for you and your company? One of the best ideas is to look at the different features that are provided so you can find a service that suits what you do and your specific way …

7 In 10 UK Employees Want Flexible Working

7 In 10 UK Employees Want Flexible Working Advances in technology, from improved broadband internet connections to voice over IP services, have helped more and more of us work flexibly in recent years. While many companies offer flexible working, it appears that the number of people taking advantage of it is still relatively low. New research from Digital Mums found that although …

London’s ‘Broadband Gap’ Revealed

While it’s easy to get the best VOIP service for business simply by working with Open VOIP, ensuring your company has a strong and reliable wireless internet connection is a different story completely. If you’re based in central London, your IT and technology procurement team are sure to know only too well the problems that certain areas can have with …

Government Announces Digital Infrastructure Investment

The government has revealed a new fund to help boost investment in the country’s digital infrastructure. According to the HM Treasury, Infrastructure and Projects Authority, the new £400 million fund will help unlock more than £1 billion in private investment in full-fibre broadband. The aim is to improve broadband connections across the UK, making them more reliable and faster. Ministers …

VoIP Business Phone Systems ‘Perfect For Scalability’

VoIP Business Phone Systems ‘Perfect For Scalability’ When it comes to communication, adopting what technology is available to you is always a good idea for companies looking to scale up – and VoIP business phone systems have just been praised as being ideal for firms eager to make a big impact this year where customer service is concerned. Speaking to Real Business, Virgin …