Posts Tagged 'broadband'

BT and BDUK push bandwidth deeper into the UK

May 14, 2014

The South East of England has been the recipient of most broadband advances in the UK since the late 90′s. A densely populated area with plenty of disposable income this has been a logical choice for all operators seeking to maximise their return on investment.

The advent of a digital …


Britain a leader in superfast broadband coverage

March 12, 2014

Three out of every four homes in Britain can now get fixed broadband services at superfast speeds if they choose.  Contrary to frequent jibes(1) that the UK is backward in developing next-generation broadband services, this is one of the highest proportions for any major country in Europe.

Superfast or …


Point Topic CEO to Chair at Fixed Access Networks Summit

January 8, 2014

Oliver Johnson, Point Topic’s CEO, will be chairing day 2 at the Fixed Access Networks Summit from 9-10th April 2014 in Berlin the first event to feature both DSL & …


European broadband growth – steady spread of Next Generation supply

December 16, 2013

The number of European homes able to get superfast Next Generation Access (NGA) broadband increased sharply in 2012.  The growth was driven mainly by a combination of technologies.  These are among the key findings of a new report, produced by Point Topic for the European Commission, and now published as …


Superfast take-up accelerates as consumers pay for more bandwidth

November 19, 2013

According to BT Group, net FTTx additions for external providers increased by more than 300 per cent during in the three months to end September 2013.

“Superfast broadband is where the UK is heading and the consumers agree.  Virgin Media, BT, Sky and TalkTalk amongst others all show strong results …