Nokia wins BT 5G contract
Published in Network
Tuesday, 29 September 2020 11:56

Nokia wins BT 5G contract


Filling the Huawei space


Former rubber boot maker Nokia has signed a deal with Britain's biggest mobile operator BT to supply it with 5G radio equipment.

Overrated phone gets the most hyped carrier technology
Published in Mobiles


A year after everyone else

CEO of British Telecom's consumer brands BT and EE Marc Allera claims Apple is days away from launching its first 5G iPhone models.

Scots to sign R100 broadband contact with BT
Published in Network
Friday, 11 September 2020 12:01

Scots to sign R100 broadband contact with BT


Much delayed superfast broadband roll-out programme

The Scottish Government (SG) expects to sign a contract with BT (Openreach) for the delivery of their much delayed LOT 1 area, which forms part of the £579m R100 (Reaching 100 percent) superfast broadband roll-out programme, “before the end of the calendar year”.

BT gives 5G core contract to Ericsson
Published in Network
Friday, 17 April 2020 12:08

BT gives 5G core contract to Ericsson


Too sensitive for Huawei

British mobile carrier BT has selected Ericsson to provide the core of its 5G network.

5G proving 450 percent faster
Published in Network
Tuesday, 19 November 2019 11:04

5G proving 450 percent faster

 
At least for downloads

Speed testing giant Ookla has shown that the early 5G mobile networks are more than 450 percent faster than older ones – at least on downloads.

BT releases new 5G plans
Published in Network
Friday, 08 November 2019 11:32

BT releases new 5G plans


Halo, how are you? Can you tell me your name?

Customers of UK ISP BT (EE) can from today adopt the provider’s new converged “Halo” and “No Limits” plans, which brings together its 5G mobile and fixed-line home broadband (FTTC, FTTP, G.fast) networks.

BT forced to give rivals more network access
Published in Network

 

Will speed up fibre cabling

Britain’s biggest telecoms group BT will be forced to give rivals greater access to its core network, Openreach, to encourage a faster roll-out of high-speed fibre cables, under plans set out by regulator Ofcom on Friday.

BT guarantees home user broadband speeds
Published in Network


In case Kitten Kong brings down the BT tower again

BT today has launched a new service commitment for home broadband customers, which includes a new Stay Fast Guarantee and what it claims is expert customer service care to provide reliable broadband speeds.

BT, Vodafone and IBM link cloud systems for business
Published in Cloud


Support 5G

BT and Vodafone are teaming up with IBM to offer businesses a way to link different cloud computing systems.

BT to purge Huawei from 4G
Published in Network
Wednesday, 05 December 2018 11:54

BT to purge Huawei from 4G


Fears of spooks

Britain’s BT Group will remove Huawei Technologies equipment from its core 4G network within two years, the Financial Times claims.