Full fibre broadband 'to give £60bn boost' to UK economy

New research commissioned by Openreach suggests full fibre broadband could be worth almost £60 billion to the UK economy by 2025.

Digital Scotland celebrates new fibre broadband milestone

The Digital Scotland superfast broadband scheme has reached 940,000 premises with its latest deployment in East Ayrshire.

Openreach names 29 new locations for FTTP rollout

A further 29 towns and cities will benefit from Openreach's FTTP rollout in the next 18 months, as the firm publishes its latest roadmap for its full fibre deployments.

Dispelling the concerns about PoE

Concerns about the safety of PoE cabling are likely to grow as the technology becomes more common, so it is up to the industry to dispel the fears and doubts users may have.

Conservatives pledge £5bn investment in gigabit broadband

A new investment of £5 billion into gigabit capable connectivity has been announced by chancellor Sajid Javid at the Conservative party conference.

South Yorkshire celebrates completion of superfast broadband rollout

Superfast broadband has been brought to 95,000 premises in South Yorkshire as the result of a £27 million investment.

Govt 'not doing enough' to bridge urban-rural connectivity divide

A parliamentary committee has warned the government must do more if the digital divide between urban and rural areas is to be closed.

UK full fibre network reaches 2.5m premises

Ofcom's latest Connected Nations update reveals eight per cent of UK homes and businesses are now able to access full fibre broadband.

Wi-Fi 6 officially launches worldwide

The Wi-Fi Alliance has officially announced the launch of Wi-Fi 6.

Prysmian and Comtec join forces to service FTTx Market

Comtec are delighted to announce its agreement with Prysmian Telecoms UK to distribute their diverse range of connectivity and optical cable for the growing domestic full-fibre market