Growth Planning

£5 million smart city data centre to open later this year

Connexin are looking to work with more local authorities outside of Hull in 2018, following major investment last year.


Why Wi-Fi is the new growth driver for start-ups

How a start-up lab in Reading is building the next generation of super brands through fast, secure Wi-Fi.


Using wireless to drive your business further

Smaller business thrive on their agility, so why do so many still not embrace the kind of wirseless technology that can provide it? Peter Hannah, regional director UK, Ireland & Nordics, NETGEAR explores


Li-Fi: technology of the future

Data could soon be transmitted using the power of light following recent development work by a University of Edinburgh spin-out business.


Skype’s Zennström backs Fon

Venture capital firm Atomico Ventures, the investment vehicle of Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström, has backed Spanish WiFi network Fon in a €10 million (£8.4 million) fundraising.


BSkyB buys WiFi operator The Cloud

Pay-TV operator BSkyB has acquired public Wi-Fi operator business The Cloud to increase the media giant's mobile content activities and reach.


R&D key for business with plan for rapid growth

Finding the fastest, cheapest and easiest-to-use broadband service can be seen as something of an obsession for both consumers and businesses nowadays. Sasha Williamson, CEO at London-based Urban WiMax, believes that, when it comes to businesses, the company he heads can provide a solution to meet those needs.