Networks

4G auction bidding battle commences

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Ofcom is using the 'combinatorial clock' auction format to decide which carriers get which frequencies
23 Jan 2013

Wales ‘high-speed’ broadband network rollout gets go-ahead

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BT to ensure 96 per cent of Welsh premises have access to high-speed broadband by 2015
22 Jan 2013

FTTH Council determined to get funding flowing to regional fibre projects

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FTTH Council aims to bring together big investors and smaller projects like B4RN
22 Jan 2013

BT's 'bogus' FTTH stance is short-changing UK consumers and economy, says lobby group

FTTH Council says there's plenty of pent-up demand for bonafide fibre
21 Jan 2013

Case Study: The Google SDN WAN

How has this pioneering deployment shaped up over two years? Jim Wanderer, director of engineering, platforms networking, Google, reveals all
11 Jan 2013

BlackBerry Vodafone outage caused by router error - UPDATED

Second major outage in four months sees RIM blame Vodafone for loss of service
11 Jan 2013

Happy 30th birthday to the internet as TCP/IP reaches milestone

ARPANET switched protocol at the start of 1983
02 Jan 2013

Ofcom announces 4G bidders - BT included

Computing had revealed in July that BT could bid at auction
20 Dec 2012

Wi-Fi arrives at 20 more London Underground stations

Camden Town is now among 92 Wi-Fi enabled stations
11 Dec 2012

Three awards Huawei five-year core network deal

Chinese ICT provider handed £120m contract to manage Three's core and ICT networks.
10 Dec 2012

£5.5bn will be invested in 4G, says Vodafone

4G could boost UK GDP by 0.5 per cent
07 Dec 2012

Vodafone: We need to tackle backhaul bottleneck for successful 4G

Mobile operator calls for Ofcom to regulate BT prices
07 Dec 2012

BT launches ‘hyper-fast’ 10Gbit/s broadband trial

'Superfast' broadband rollout also gathers pace
27 Nov 2012

Cisco to acquire cloud company Meraki for $1.2bn

Meraki's simplified network management proves popular with customers - and its biggest rival
19 Nov 2012

Prepare to turn your Wi-Fi up to 5

Danny Palmer looks under the bonnet of the forthcoming 802.11ac wireless standard and explains how organisations should gear up for its arrival
15 Nov 2012

The office of tomorrow

Peter Gothard talks to IT leaders and blue-sky thinkers about the way technological advances such as unified communications are impacting how, where and when people work
01 Nov 2012

Cleaning out the data pipes


22 Oct 2012

IPEXPO: Focus on change now needed to leverage the data centre of the future

Panel at industry event tackles what data centres will look like in the future, and concludes that training is critical
19 Oct 2012

US Congress: Huawei and ZTE 'are a security threat'

Congressional panel claims that the Chinese telecommunications equipment providers could be used for Chinese military and economic espionage
08 Oct 2012

EE 4G services to be launched on 30 October

Ten launch cities announced, with six to follow by the end of the year
03 Oct 2012

EE confirms that peace talks will enable 4G launch date announcement

4G date to be revealed imminently
03 Oct 2012

4G auction could be brought forward

Peace talks ongoing between Ofcom, Culture Secretary and mobile operators
02 Oct 2012

Benioff: 4G will enable an enterprise to be run on an iPad

'When you have an iPad with LTE, you can run your whole enterprise on these services' - Benioff
20 Sep 2012

Huawei and ZTE refute spying allegations

US Congress hears statements from Chinese telecoms firms denying equipment has secret back doors
14 Sep 2012