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Single Order Generic Ethernet Access (SOGEA) for small businesses

Posted by Amina Addow on Feb 4, 2019 2:08:13 PM

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Openreach will begin rolling out their highly anticipated SOGEA  this upcoming March. This will make broadband available without line rental. We’ve curated 5 handy areas to help you understand what this innovation will mean for your small business.

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Topics: Broadband, Latest, VoIP

The 3 Benefits Of Fibre Broadband For Your Small Business

Posted by Amina Addow on Jan 29, 2019 3:34:19 PM

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It was reported that as of May 2018, about 1.4 million premises, representing around 5% of the total number of properties in the UK, are now able to access a fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP), or full-fibre, broadband connection. If your small business has yet to make the switch we’ve listed the benefits of fibre broadband and how it can accelerate your business.
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Topics: Broadband, Latest

The benefits of bundling IT services for small businesses

Posted by Amina Addow on Jan 28, 2019 3:52:33 PM

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Finding the best IT provider for your small business can be time-consuming and expensive. However, instead of searching thousands of companies to accommodate your business needs there is an easier option. By finding one provider and bundling your IT infrastructure you could be benefiting in more ways than one.

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Topics: Small business tips, Broadband, Latest

Reality Check on Broadband Speeds

Posted by Anthony Karibian on Nov 28, 2018 11:50:27 AM

A recent Watchdog investigation televised on the BBC this month found that many UK customers are not getting the broadband speeds that they are paying for. This is not the first time that the leaders of broadband and telecom services have been in the spotlight.

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Topics: Broadband, CEO's blog

How can I get faster broadband in a rural area?

Posted by Suzannah Hale on Jun 22, 2018 11:21:26 AM

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When you start a business, your home is often your office, but for those fortunate enough to live in the wonderful British countryside, your broadband could cause you some problems.

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Topics: Small business tips, Broadband, Latest

How to run your business from your smartphone

Posted by Suzannah Hale on May 17, 2018 10:01:54 AM

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With businesses moving to the cloud, working from a smartphone is now a reality for many people. Faster internet speeds, and WiFi hotspots everywhere we go - even on the Tube! People are increasingly using their smartphones to get more work done, whether it is while commuting to and from work, or at home.

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Topics: Small business tips, Broadband, Latest, VoIP

Business broadband providers short on speed

Posted by Suzannah Hale on Mar 27, 2018 12:53:26 PM

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As you’ve probably read, some of the UK’s biggest broadband providers have been inadequately informing customers about internet speeds when they are buying a new broadband deal. This just brings to light how important it is to search broadband deals and get a realistic quote.

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Topics: Broadband, Latest

Add fibre to your business diet

Posted by Suzannah Hale on Nov 17, 2017 3:03:36 PM

Get a super fast fibre internet connection and Unlimited broadband. Reach your business potential with an internet speed of up to 40mbps, free domain and two complimentary business emails.

Discover the business benefits of fibre broadband.

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Topics: Broadband, Latest

Virgin Media payment increases for customers - what can you do about it?

Posted by Anthony Karibian on Oct 11, 2017 9:56:38 AM

Virgin Media has just announced that its prices for phone, broadband and TV customers are rising with some customers seeing a 4.7 per cent hike in bills, which could be up to an extra £48 a year. The new increase will start in November although some users will see the changes to their bills as early as October 2017.

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Topics: Broadband, CEO's blog

Is slow and unreliable broadband affecting your small business?

Posted by Suzannah Hale on Oct 10, 2017 12:25:42 PM

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An Ofcom study has shown that 83% of small businesses consider communications services to be fundamental to their business, and 78% use a fixed broadband connection.

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Topics: Broadband, Latest

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