Never has the need been greater for secure and resilient connectivity for masses of workers around the country, as well as an increased demand for home working, we now have news that Openreach are closing their books for new, and in process orders of FTTP, GFAST and Ethernet until the
Were your customers affected by the network outages for cloud telephony on Friday 31st January? The majority of the UK was affected in some way because of a fibre break, leaving businesses without connectivity, customers unable to contact them and undoubtedly losses in sales and consumer dissatisfaction. This isn’t the
As more businesses move to integrate the Internet of Things (IoT) into their everyday landscape, so arises a new set of challenges to overcome. It is absolutely right that businesses of all sizes embrace the IoT, and its everyday efficiencies and increased productivity it can bring, however it is not
As a business you are aware of the risks associated with working online, sensitive documents being hosted in the Cloud and customer data management. No business would keep themselves unprotected from cyber threats on their hardware and office systems, and yet, smartphones tend to be forgotten about. With flexible working
When we say support, we really mean it. Along with our expert staff providing our Partners with proactive, dedicated support when they need it most, and in a way to suit their needs best, we also know how to value their commitment to us. On Thursday 24th October we hosted
We’ve previously written blogs about Smart Cities and how connectivity can help with building management as well as failover connectivity for retailers, so how can IoT (the Internet of Things) help with the logistical chain? As such a critical part of the supply chain, logistics was often overlooked by SMEs
IoT is a global opportunity, it is expected that there will be 50 billion connected devices by next year. There is year-on-year growth for IoT and vehicle telematics is one of the areas at the forefront and driving this development. Earlier versions of vehicle telematics were clunky, expensive to run
Traditionally, city and town planners would use pen and paper to create living and recreational spaces to live in, commute around and relax in. We have more concerns now when we construct these spaces; the environment, health of inhabitants, and to keep our busy roads moving. Now, these planners have
Future talking LTE Cat-M1 / Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) and what it means for partners and businesses now.
Introducing LTE Cat-M1 & NB-IoT The big industry news stories are currently dominated by mobile operators launching their consumer 5G services, but as the demand for worldwide IoT connectivity continues to rise, mass adoption will be largely determined by the successful rollout of the cellular low-power, wide-area technologies, CAT-M1 &
By bringing the EMS devices in to our portfolio, Zest4 partners will benefit from customer connectivity with enough throughput and resilience to manage VoIP and data solutions for any size of business, allowing upscaling without issue. “We are constantly investing in technology areas we know will bring our partners long-term
Using low power connectivity for building managementIoT is transforming how businesses work, we are tracking to see 20 billion connected live devices by 2020. Anton Le Saux’s webinar, that can be found here on our YouTube channel, will give you the insight you need. He talks you through how we
Many retail businesses rely on landline connectivity to take credit card payments, run in store inventory processes and provide free Wi-Fi to customers. If a problem occurs with the landline or fixed wire connection, this can have a significant impact on business operations, resulting in loss of revenue and frustrated
Smart spaces are physical places that use IoT technology to facilitate efficiencies as well as enabling better working and socialising capabilities. These spaces can be anything, from domestic dwellings, building sites, hotel complexes to hospitals, where IoT technology can start to connect them, building smart cities of the future, now.