08 February 2017
Worldwide mobile data traffic will increase seven-fold over the next five years, and represent 20 per cent of total global IP traffic, according to Cisco.
The UN estimates that the global population will reach 7.8 billion people by 2021.
Of these, 5.5 billion are forecasted to be mobile phone users. Cisco says that’s more than those who use bank accounts (5.4 billion), running water (5.3 billion), or landlines (2.9 billion).Find out more
05 December 2016
Nycomm has purchased The Pennine Group in a multi-million pound deal.
Based in Bury, Pennine was established in 1976 as a two-way radio specialist.
Since then, it has expanded into providing unified communications, mobile solutions, cloud and IT services, and is also the UK distributor for IP handsets from Interquartz and Yealink.Find out more
18 October 2016
Unified communications provider Onecom has signed three new launch partner agreements with CityFibre.
It has committed a minimum of 300 business connections on CityFibre’s existing metro networks in Coventry, Leicester and Nottingham.
The deal enables Hampshire-based Onecom to take full advantage of CityFibre’s national network and brings into commercial production the Nottingham and Leicester assets acquired by CityFibre in January 2016.Find out more
20 May 2016
The legacy of legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix is being brought to life with some unlikely help from the Daisy Group.
The ICT and managed services provider specialist claims it has revolutionised the technology in the London flat at 23 Brook Street which has now been restored to its original state when Hendrix lived there from July 1968 to March 1969.
Together with 25 Brook Street next door – the home of German composer George Frideric Handel from 1723 to 1759 – the property has now been turned into a museum.Find out more