The Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill, the premise of which was proposed in chancellor Philip Hammond’s first Autumn Statement, has had its first reading in the House of Commons.
Futrli, a business forecasting tool, is a modern, cloud-based business. We caught up with co-founder Amy Harris to hear how this tech-savvy brand navigates its supplier contracts.
Broadband is vital for businesses these days, but in many parts of the UK there’s a dire lack of choice and limited speeds. Many premises only have the option of ADSL broadband which is feeling increasingly outdated and takes its toll on firms in rural areas.
Trained as an architect, Anthony Impey originally founded his company Optimity in 2003 as a telecoms and IT reseller. But since moving into supplying telecoms in 2013, this pioneering tech player has shaken up the broadband market and made it onto the list of the Everline Future 50 2016.
On the back of Virgin Media announcing that it will be spending £3bn over the next five years to upgrade the British internet infrastructure, we quiz Virgin Media Business managing director Peter Kelly on what the announcement really means.
Virgin Media is to pump £3bn into internet infrastructure in what is being called the single largest investment in the space for more than a decade.
The government has been warned that rural businesses face being “left behind” in the race to provide faster broadband coverage in the UK.