Great Switch Off: FTTP Exchanges Resource Pack

At Digital Wholesale Solutions, we’re proud to be supporting our partners and their end customers in preparation for the Great Switch Off and the All-IP Future. We’re continually updating our Great Switch Off resources and are proud to introduce our new-look interactive FTTP Resource Pack. This document is the perfect Read more…

FTTP Exchanges Update: January 2022

On 12th January, Openreach confirmed a further 98 exchanges as part of the FTTP roll out, meaning Stop Sell will come into effect in these exchanges from 8th February 2023. This now brings the total exchanges notified to 555, including the Salisbury trail site. Please see below for a reminder of Read more…

What is Full Fibre Broadband?

Following Openreach’s announcement in 2018 about the withdrawal of the PSTN and ISDN, the fibre rollout across the UK has accelerated, with Ofcom reporting that fibre broadband is now available to 28.6 million homes and businesses. But what does this really mean? What is fibre broadband? Fibre broadband is a Read more…

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FTTP Exchanges Update: October 2021

Last month, Openreach confirmed a change in Stop Sell dates to 133 exchanges that fall under Tranche 1b and Tranche 2. The Stop Sell implementation date for these exchanges was previously set for 5th October 2021 but this has now been updated to 13th October 2021. The reason for the change Read more…

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New FTTP Exchanges Announced: August 2021

As part of our Great Switch Off support initiative, we would like you let you know that Openreach have recently added a further 86 exchanges to the fibre rollout programme, announcing plans for the named exchanges to enter a Stop Sell on 2nd August 2022. What is a Stop Sell? Read more…

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FTTP Roll Out: New Exchanges Announced

Openreach have recently added a further 51 exchanges to the fibre rollout programme, announcing plans for the named exchanges to enter a Stop Sell on 4th January 2022, meaning premises connecting to these exchanges will no longer be able to purchase new copper-based products if FTTP is available to them; Read more…

Webinar: The Future of Fibre & Voice Solutions

Catch up on our latest webinar from the DWS product team covering all the latest developments on the Great Switch Off and the products available to help you prepare. What’s covered? Overview of the Openreach PSTN & ISDN Withdrawal Programme Roadmap Latest developments from Openreach Update on FTTP exchanges rollout Read more…

FTTP Broadband: Everything you need to know

What is FTTP broadband? FTTP, or Fibre-to-the-Premises, is the next generation, Single Order broadband service that offers unparalleled high bandwidths and stability to meet the digital demands for both business and residential users. This is due to the future-proof technology of full fibre cabling and light technology used to transfer Read more…