Posted on Jul 02 2013 by Claire Dutton-Merrills | Comments Off on Poll: Do you think the NAO will find the BDUK offers value for money?
Recently, news emerged that the National Audit Office will be investigating and publishing a report in July on whether the BDUK offers value for money.
The £530 million project was set up by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in a bid to roll out ‘superfast broadband’ to 90 per cent of the UK premises with speeds of up to 24Mbps and for the remaining to receive at least 2Mbps. Its primary objective is for the UK to have the best superfast broadband network in Europe by 2015.Read More »
Posted on Feb 13 2013 by Claire Dutton-Merrills | Comments Off on Poll: Do you have plans to promote and sell cloud services and supporting connectivity in 2013?
In our recent guest blog article written by one of our partners, Outsourcery, we discussed the potential reasons why your customers may be holding back from adopting cloud computing and how to overcome these.
We would like to know if you have plans to promote and sell cloud services and the supporting connectivity in 2013 and why you have decided to enter this market. Are you seeing a high level of demand from your customers? Or have you chosen not to sell cloud because you don’t think your customers are ready for it yet? Whatever, your experiences are please let us know by participating in our new poll or by leaving us a comment below.
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Posted on Jun 07 2011 by Claire Dutton-Merrills | Comments Off on Poll: ISPA Awards 2011 Villain of the year – who would you vote for?
Recently, the UK Internet Service Providers Association (ISPA) officially announced the finalists for its 2011 Internet Hero and Internet Villain awards. Both categories recognise those who have either done the most or least to help the Internet Industry. This year, ISPA’s finalists are:
Internet Hero Finalists
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- Rory Stewart MP – For his trailblazing efforts to bring broadband to his rural constituency of Penrith and the Borders
- Twitter – For its role in helping people communicate during the Arab spring
- Judge Colin Birss QC – For his considered and damning judgement on the ACS Law that it was “chaotic and lamentable”
- The Australian Internet Industry Association – For taking the lead and launching a voluntary industry code on infected machines in Australia
- Prof. Ian Hargreaves – For authoring a review that makes recommendations on how IP can be made fitter for the digital age
Posted on May 04 2011 by Gemma Dickinson | Comments Off on Poll: What are the biggest problems you have faced with the existing MAC process?
Yesterday news emerged that Ofcom is close to revealing the outcome of its Strategic Review into Consumer Switching. This review has investigated the current process of migrating between ISPs using MACs (Migration Authorisation Codes). Ofcom closed its first consultation on this issue back in November and is now expected to open a further consultation in conjunction with its initial proposals.
Therefore we would like to know about your experiences of using the MAC process. What have been the biggest problems you and your customers have faced with the current system and how have these affected your business? Let us know your feedback by taking part in our poll or by leaving us a comment below.Read More »
Posted on Apr 13 2011 by Claire Dutton-Merrills | 1 Comment
Customers are becoming increasingly reliant on fast, resilient broadband connections. Now that the availability of new fibre based broadband is increasing, we would like to know if Fibre to the Cabinet (FTTC) is something you are interested in. We have therefore added a new poll to gain your feedback. Please also feel free to leave us a comment below.Read More »