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Author : Annelise Berendt

Ultrafast UK: invest, scale and deliver

November 6, 2019

As full fibre continues to make headway in the UK, we assess the independent network operator sector and where it is heading.


Local authority innovators: Colchester’s ultrafast network

December 20, 2018

Point Topic met with Steven Eke, Senior Delivery Consultant (Digital Sector Lead) for Colchester Amphora Trading Ltd, to discuss the aims of the project, how the Colchester Town Centre network was deployed, the challenges encountered, plans for further development, and the results seen so far.


Broadband and the new build homes market – expectations met and missed

October 24, 2018

This Point Topic short report looks at the current market for broadband in new build homes, its drivers, key issues facing the sector, and the range of players actively engaged.


Openreach’s new OSA product – filling a hole in the backhaul business

September 4, 2018

Point Topic attended Openreach’s briefing and was able to gain some initial responses from interested customers.


Bridge Fibre: science and business park specialist

May 2, 2018

Point Topic recently met with Andrew Glover, chair of the Internet Service Providers Association (ISPA), chief executive of IT support company Bridge Partners, fibre broadband operator and service provider Bridge Fibre, and co-founder of fixed wireless access provider Air Broadband,  at his offices in Cowley Road, Cambridge, to understand how these various businesses have developed, his ideas for the future and his observations on broadband in the UK. We also visited one of Bridge Fibre’s broadband deployments located on Cambridge Innovation Park, a leading enterprise site in the area, to hear about broadband requirements from site landlord and developer, Paragon Land & Estates Ltd.