ISDN’s days are numbered: What should you do?

ISDN’s days are numbered: What should you do? With BT Wholesale having announced that from 2020 you will no longer be able to purchase integrated services digital network (ISDN) and public switched telephone network (PSTN) circuits as it targets a 2025 switch off date, questions are naturally being asked. Will BT really flick the switch in 2025? What needs to ...

High-speed broadband to be legal right for UK homes and businesses

High-speed broadband to be legal right for UK homes and businesses British homes and businesses will have a legal right to high-speed broadband by 2020, the government has announced, dismissing calls from the network provider BT that it should be a voluntary rather than legal obligation on providers.The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport said only a universal service ...

Ofcom Preps Measures to Boost Competition for KCOM in Hull, East Yorkshire

Ofcom Preps Measures to Boost Competition for KCOM in Hull, East Yorkshire The incumbent telecoms and broadband provider for the Hull area of East Yorkshire, KCOM, looks set to face new regulatory measures when Ofcom completes their review of competition in the wholesale local access market next week. But achieving substantive change could be difficult.The regulator’s on-going 2017 Wholesale Local ...