11 October 2018
A Scottish secondary school is claiming a world first with the deployment of a pilot wireless network that uses LiFi technology.
Pupils at the Kyle Academy in Ayr are using a high-speed wireless internet connection that uses light, rather than radio waves used in Wi-Fi, to transmit data.
By using light waves, LiFi is said to offer “unprecedented” bandwidth. At Kyle Academy, it is expected to significantly enhance the connectivity of the classroom and enhance the learning environment for pupils.Find out more
08 October 2018
Tungsten Network will use cloud-based contact centre technology from NewVoiceMedia for recording, reporting and routing customer calls.
London-headquartered Tungsten Network is a global electronic invoicing firm that provides supply chain financing services to 300,000 customers in 192 countries.Find out more
13 August 2018
Node4 has released a shared architecture platform which it claims opens up top-tier, enterprise-grade UC tools from Cisco to organisations with as few as 30 seats.
According to the cloud and data centre specialist, while small and medium businesses represent a critical part of the economy, they are “fundamentally under-served” by existing tools.Find out more
06 May 2018
Nine major companies have signed what they say is the first joint charter for greater cyber security.
Dubbed the “Charter of Trust”, the agreement calls for binding rules and standards to build trust in cyber security and further advance digitalisation.
Initiated by Siemens, the charter was signed at the Munich Security Conference held earlier this year. Other signatories include Airbus, Allianz, Daimler Group, IBM, NXP, SGS and Deutsche Telekom.Find out more