If your company relies on video conferencing or posts its fare share of photos on social media, then chances are you’ve felt let down by your upload speed and you’re not the only one.
More than four-fifths of businesses surveyed reported that broadband deals are fundamental to operations, so it is encouraging that 82 per cent of business owners claim they are well-catered for by the communications market.
Nick Gold, managing director of Speakers Corner, unveils how his agency is morphing more towards consultancy from bureau thanks to a shifting business landscape and why tackling the issue of trust has become paramount.
New statistics gathered by Real Business have shone a light on the broadband quality failings currently being felt by companies throughout the country with many set to shop around.
Our broadband doctor, Andrew Ferguson, delivers his first piece of advice on FTTC connection issues a question posed to Real Business from a UK employer.
Broadband research has suggested that superfast broadband is the new norm and that confusion over availability has prevented us from making use of it.
Her Majesty the Queen has officially opened a new centre created to protect Britain against cyber attacks, with 60 serious breaches occurring each month.
While some projects get confined to the waste bin, others bubble in the background. For Ed Cooke, the Memrise Prize has been a slow, but eventual, burner.
WiredScore, a platform for landlords to share broadband information, spoke to Real Business about the impact of poor connectivity and what business owners should look for when seeking new office space.
While the nation constantly takes a look at the proverbial clock to see how long it will take for superfast broadband to be made available to all, Doctor Broadband explains that our Internet landscape isn’t as bad as it seems the waiting game has caused us to voice out in irritation though.
In November 2015, EY found that as football continues to grow, so does its economic impact the Premier League generated over ?6.2bn in economic output that contributed £3.4bn to national GDP in 2013/14?. But its clubs are losing out when it comes to broadband football scores.
One firm told Real Business that although it has no problems in terms of connectivity, it had to pay extortionate Internet prices to get to that position.