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Digital innovation: Europe 'losing ground' says Kroes

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014

In an interview at the Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam, subsequent to her final major speech in her current role, she said Europe would have to be united if it is to regain a position in the "driver's seat" when it comes to...

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Cloud storage vulnerable warns Ericsson VP

Wednesday, October 22nd 2014

Magnus Furustam, head of product area cloud systems, said that information governance and security are key when it comes to clouds. Speaking at the Broadband World Forum, Mr Furustam told Cable.co.uk, "Clouds are by nature...

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UK broadband providers criticise 'biased' report

Tuesday, October 21st 2014

The Gigabit Broadband Services report from market research company Broadbandtrends identified that a “surprising” percentage of providers are not using pre-registration to gauge interest in their service. Furthermore, the...

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Internet of things will play major role in ultrafast broadband growth

Tuesday, October 21st 2014

Lincoln Lavoie, senior engineer at the University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory, predicted that the internet of things will play a major role in the growth of ultrafast broadband. Speaking to Cable.co.uk at the...

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Ericsson VP: 'What 5G will bring is even more reliable networks'

Tuesday, October 21st 2014

Magnus Furustam, head of product area cloud systems at the company, said networks are undergoing "stepwise evolution" heading towards global cloud-based networks. He said at the Broadband World Forum in Amsterdam: "I think a...

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Interview: Hugo Pickering, chief executive officer, Cotswolds Broadband

Tuesday, October 21st 2014

We spoke to chief executive officer Hugo Pickering about the success of Cotswolds Broadband, the challenges of rural locations, making a difference in small communities and open access to the internet. How have Cotswolds...

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Welsh Government broadband claims based on report that doesn't mention Wales

Monday, October 20th 2014

Julie James, the deputy minister for skills and technology, said 96% of premises in Wales would be “able to access faster internet speeds” as she launched year three of the Superfast Cymru programme last week. When asked for...

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Interview: Dana Tobak, managing director, Hyperoptic

Monday, October 20th 2014

We caught up with Hyperoptic managing director Dana Tobak to find out more about the past, present and future of the gigabit broadband provider. Tell us about how Hyperoptic got started and how you found yourself in your...

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Public broadband funding could 'exacerbate' digital divide

Friday, October 17th 2014

Tavish Scott, MSP for the Shetlands told Cable.co.uk that despite the trumpeted arrival of fibre-based broadband to the islands, many rural and island communities still had not been given a date for improvements. He told us,...

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Strong 'business case' for gigabit broadband, claims Alcatel boss

Friday, October 17th 2014

Mathew Pitt-Bailey, director of product communications at Alcatel-Lucent, said the industry needs to embrace the “buzz” around gigabit broadband. Speaking to Cable.co.uk ahead of next week’s Broadband World Forum...

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