Could localised regulations help boost fibre deployment?

A new Ofcom consultation aims to gather opinions on a more localised approach to regulation of the fibre market.

Data centre networks 'to become more open' in 2019

Networking pros need to think beyond the confines of the traditional data centre in 2019, industry experts say.

3 big trends to expect from the networking sector in 2019

New Wi-Fi standards, the rollout of full fibre and more devices than ever will be among the key trends for networking pros in 2019.

Wi-Fi 'still essential' in 5G era, industry body says

A new report from the Wi-Fi Alliance stated that Wi-Fi will not be displaced by 5G as the primary connectivity technology for many advanced use cases.

Rural areas still lagging behind on connectivity, Ofcom report finds

Ofcom's latest figures show almost half a million rural home and businesses still cannot access adequate broadband.

Busting the myths of Li-Fi - addressing the misconceptions around the technology

Unsure if Li-Fi is right for you? Our mythbuster should help clear up some of the most common misconceptions surrounding the technology.

'Urgent action' needed to ensure UK networks are fit for the future

The CBI has urged the government to take action in 2019 to encourage the rollout of gigabit connectivity.

Open standards 'essential' for growth of Li-Fi

The introduction of a new IEEE standard for Li-Fi in 2021 is expected to kickstart the market for the technology, new research forecasts.

UK's slowest streets for connectivity identified

The UK's slowest streets for internet connectivity have been revealed by new research.

New-build full fibre connections continuing to rise, study finds

Almost six out of ten new homes now have access to ultrafast connectivity, new figures show.