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Gigabit SWIC
Gigabit Networks - the ultrafast fibre champion - is delighted to announce the acquisition of Skyline Wireless - a telecoms and VOIP provider. The acquisition - for an undisclosed amount - allows Gigabit to provide greater...
Care Homes
Working with CityFibre, Gigabit Networks are offering 6-12 months of free gigabit internet to support NHSX 1Gbps internet speeds will improve livelihoods and connectivity of both residents and NHS staff. Gigabit Networks is working in partnership with...
nottingham public transport
Nottingham City Transport (NCT) buses are now accepting adult pay as you go contactless payments following an official launch by NCT, Nottingham City Council and system provider INIT. The Nottingham Contactless project has been supported by...
cityfibre
Huge economic potential to be unlocked by gigabit-capable full fibre broadband roll-out in Derby, study shows Derby is set for a multi-million-pound windfall according to an economic impact report which estimates £510m in value could be...
Leicester Health
Innovative software that allows a surgeon to view inside a patient’s heart in real time while applying treatment has been used for the first time in the UK in operations at the National Institute for...
Rolls Royce RAF
Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract to develop hypersonic propulsion systems for increased aircraft performance and capability. The MOD’ procurement arm, Defence Equipment and Support, intends to place a circa 2-year, single sourced contract, for a...
retail
Independent retailers and businesses are being offered free help to build digital skills in light of Covid-19. Greater Birmingham and Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership is funding 120 places to bridge the digital skills gap for small...
west midlands
A collaboration between the West Midlands’ largest and most well-established businesses and emerging tech firms aims to accelerate a technology revolution in professional services. Generating £27.8 billion gross value added annually, and employing more than 360,000...
5G
Ten leading start-ups are working with 5PRING, Suez and the WMCA to pioneer green innovations using 5G – as part of 5PRING’s first 3 month start-up acceleration event. Innovations include transforming home deliveries, reducing pollution...