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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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10 ways fibre leased line connectivity will benefit your business

10 ways fibre leased line connectivity will benefit your business

Whether you need high-speed internet access, uninterrupted data streams for your business communications and operations, or need the capability to run tools and apps to help better manage your infrastructure, switching to fibre leased line connectivity will have big benefits for your business.

If you don’t want your business to feel the limits of shared communications and data connections, and need the benefits of guaranteed high connection speeds, a fibre leased line is your best option.

As well as the benefits listed in this article, fibre leased line connectivity offers a whole host of other benefits which extend further into helping you optimise your business operations.

In this article, we will look at 10 different ways that fibre leased line connectivity will benefit your business.

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Is a Leased Line Right for your Business?

Is a Leased Line Right for your Business?

As reliable connectivity becomes increasingly important to the smooth running of a business, making sure that you choose the right internet connection is more crucial than ever. In this article, we will walk you through all you need to know to help you decide whether a leased line is the right choice for your business internet connection.

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How you can speed up your fibre leased line installation

How you can speed up your fibre leased line installation

Once you have chosen the right fibre leased line provider, you will want to get your fibre connection installed as quickly as possible. If you have chosen an independent fibre network provider, they will carry out a site survey and take care of the engineering work needed to initiate the installation process. Once installation is underway, you can help to speed it up by following the tips in this article.

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Venus London 100mbit Leased Lines

Venus London 100mbit Leased Lines

Venus is pleased to announce a further reduction in our 100mb leased line offering in Central London. Businesses in central London can now benefit from high speed Internet Leased Lines dedicated to your building at affordable pricing. Our Offering is uncontended, dedicated throughout with full bandwidth availability and higher reliability than all types of broadband.

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UK Leased Line - The Future of Internet Connectivity

UK Leased Line - The Future of Internet Connectivity

Fibre leased line is the future of Internet connectivity. If your business depends on connectivity or has multiple locations, Venus has customized solutions for you. Here are some questions and answers that will help you find out what you need to know about Fibre Leased Line.

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Venus Introduces White Label marketing for Partners

Venus Introduces White Label marketing for Partners

Venus works very closely with their resellers and values their feedback. As requested Venus has increased marketing support and now introduced white label marketing to help our partners attract new business.

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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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Venus enables SoConnect to increase fibre coverage across London

Venus enables SoConnect to increase fibre coverage across London

Considerable growth in London fibre delivery generated by an Edinburgh based telecoms reseller now empowered to offer outstanding lead times without compromising on service or price.

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Why switch to Hosted Telephony - VoIP

Why switch to Hosted Telephony - VoIP

Upgrade your communications systems with a hosted telephony service. This service allows businesses to dramatically reduce costs and allows flexibility in and out of the office.

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Digital Divide within Education

Digital Divide within Education

The Digital Divide is still a very pronounced phenomenon in the UK. BESA found just under half of all primary and secondary schools surveyed reported that they had inadequate access to the internet as well as over half reporting poor Wi-Fi connectivity. This is particularly worrying as in an increasingly digital society, children will be losing out on key learning initiatives and knowledge and this could lead to a further widening of the digital divide.

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Always Stay Connected - Resilient Fibre Leased Line Backup

Always Stay Connected - Resilient Fibre Leased Line Backup

When a damaged fibre cable in the exchange resulted in a four hour outage, William Hunter (IT Manager for The Lexis Group) had his suspicions confirmed that a diverse back-up circuit is essential for business continuity.

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Ever been told Fibre is not Available in your area?

Ever been told Fibre is not Available in your area?

Venus’ innovative approach is helping hundreds of clients get the  superfast  broadband connections they need even when  other installers say broadband is not available.

 

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Multi Tenant Connectivity Solutions

Multi Tenant Connectivity Solutions

The Building Centre, in Central London, was established in 1931. Since then it has developed into a multi tenant office building. Each tenant is heavily dependent on sending very large data files detailing construction projects – more than 100MB per file is commonplace. David Birkbeck is well known to other tenants in the building and he encouraged a clutch of them to syndicate the costs of commissioning fibre optic connectivity at the Building Centre. 
 

The Connection Voucher Scheme provides an added incentive for landlords of properties with multiple business tenants to install high speed connectivity. The landlords should take the opportunity to capitalise on reduced installation fees.

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What is SuperFast Today?

What is SuperFast Today?

Gigabit broadband has quickly become the goal of fixed broadband providers worldwide. 

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Future Proof Your Business with the Superconnected Cities Scheme

Future Proof Your Business with the Superconnected Cities Scheme

Since the Superconnected cities scheme launched in 2013 superfast broadband has been on the front of the Government agenda in the hope to get the economy booming.

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