22 February 2019
Microsoft has published the date on which it will ‘end support’ for its troubled Windows10 Mobile devices as 10th December 2019.
The computer technology giant, which all but admitted defeat in the ultracompetitive mobile phone market back in 2016, quietly updated its FAQ in mid January and said December is when the devices will cease to receive new security updates as well as other staple features.Find out more
22 February 2019
A video surveillance system based on an AMG Systems-supplied Ethernet switch network is helping to protect the UK’s first new inland rail freight hub for over a decade.
The iPort project near Doncaster offers six million square feet of space across 337 acres. The site is already home to large distribution facilities for companies such as Amazon and Lidl, and occupancy is set to expand in the coming years.
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14 January 2019
Vodafone is installing small antennas below street level to help improve 4G mobile coverage in busy urban areas.
According to the company, the manhole cover antennas can be installed with “minimal” disruption to local people. No street or construction works are required, and because all the kit is below ground, the look of the area remains unaffected.Find out more
11 January 2019
Public sector network specialist TNP (The Networking People) has renewed its commitment to delivering high-capacity connectivity to education institutions and research organisations through the Jisc telecoms framework.
The Jisc framework can be used by further and higher education purchasing consortia, specialist colleges and research council establishments in the UK to purchase transmission services including leased circuits, dark fibre, wide-area Ethernet and xDSL.Find out more