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The only way is up: the demand for radio internet connectivity is going through the roof!

The only way is up: the demand for radio internet connectivity is going through the roof!

London is at a crossroads.  The fast-paced metropolis is struggling to deliver digital connectivity to the growing number of small businesses demanding always on, always connected services. This is a fundamental challenge to its desired status as the world’s financial and digital innovation hub. There’s an insatiable demand for bandwidth in this city and the traditional fibre solution is not enough anymore. Enter our premium radio technology! 

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Beating Westminster Connectivity Blackspots with the Connect Westminster Voucher Scheme

Beating Westminster Connectivity Blackspots with the Connect Westminster Voucher Scheme

In a bid to overcome connectivity issues and “not spots” in London, Westminster Council has launched the Connect Westminster scheme, a £2.8m project enabled by the European Regional Development Fund.

Westminster City Council has secured funding of £2.8m, including £1.4m from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) for the Connect Westminster voucher scheme, which aims to set up a local broadband connection voucher schemes offering Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the Westminster borough ultra-fast broadband connections.

Poor connectivity and not spots have been pressing issues for SMEs in the Westminster borough for a long time. In addition to the high loss of earnings for SMEs due to connectivity issues, Westminster not spots are having a further impact on London’s economic productivity and international competitiveness. This was highlighted in the Recent London Assembly report, Digital Connectivity in London:

London’s economic productivity and international competitiveness face a significant threat in the form of poor digital connectivity. The capital is poorly served, suffering from ‘not-spots’, ‘digital deserts’ and a lack of fibre connections.

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BT/Openreach Split Brings Good News

BT/Openreach Split Brings Good News

The news of the BT and Openreach split is not surprising to Venus. Venus are one of many alternative independent providers acting as the engine for the UK economy and powering businesses with high speed sustainable Internet connectivity at affordable prices. We believe the importance for the market today is to widen choice for customers and businesses through increasing competition.

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Don’t Let the Tube Strike Affect your Business

Don’t Let the Tube Strike Affect your Business

Train strikes can be disruptive to organisations when employees find it difficult getting into the office on time, or even at all during periods of industrial action.

Here at Venus our staff are able to work productivity no matter what the transport situation is in London.

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Dedicated Leased Lines

Dedicated Leased Lines

Higher levels of productivity, guaranteed speeds, reliable connections many reasons to ensure your business has a dedicated Fibre Leased Line

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MPs Slam BT

MPs Slam BT

MPs Slam BT - Must put house in order or face split

MPs strongly criticise telecoms giant BT in a new report from Department of Culture, Media and Sport. The recent report commissioned from a panel of independent experts, says BT is "significantly under investing" in Openreach, the shortfall in investment could potentially be hundreds of millions of pounds a year.


The Committee says BT has exploited its position to make strategic decisions that "favour the Group's priorities and interests" - and is likely to have sacrificed shareholder value and customer benefit as a result. 

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Venus connects Soho Square with free ultra fast wifi for the first time

Venus connects Soho Square with free ultra fast wifi for the first time

Venus is providing free ultra fast wifi for SohoCreate festival and Soho Square visitors between 6th and 10th June. Highlights need for better fibre connectivity for London’s £14bn a year creative industries. Venus’ 10 gigabits per second service is the fastest fibre-based leased line service in London.

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The Need for Speed - Venus Launch 10 Gigabit Fibre Leased Lines for the Media and Production Industry

The Need for Speed - Venus Launch 10 Gigabit Fibre Leased Lines for the Media and Production Industry

Venus launches 10 Gigabits per second fibre leased line Internet connectivity for the Media and Production Industry. London’s post production houses work on a wide range of projects from Hollywood block busters to popular television dramas. In the immortal words of Tom Cruise’s Maverick they now “feel the need for Speed

 

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Multi Tenant - Fastest Internet Speeds and the Lowest Costs

Multi Tenant - Fastest Internet Speeds and the Lowest Costs

Venus specialise in bringing future proof Fibre Internet direct to business premises. Venus have introduced a multi tenant wired building system, which reduces the cost of services and allows new users to be quickly connected.

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Best ISP!

Best ISP!

Venus are thrilled to be a finalist for the Comms National Awards for the second year running.

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Venus Launch Speeds Up To 10 Gigabits per Second

Venus Launch Speeds Up To 10 Gigabits per Second

Venus is launching 10 gigabit connection speeds across their Dark Fibre Network. These connection speeds are a hundred times faster than the best broadband connection speeds today. 

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