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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The All-IP Future

We are in the midst of the biggest change to telecoms in a generation. The PSTN and ISDN (telephone network) are being withdrawn in 2025, meaning all voice and broadband services, powered by copper technology, will need to be migrated to future-proof solutions to enable an All-IP world. What does Read more…

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A competitive fibre future for the Channel?

The latest news regarding BT Group’s accelerated fibre rollout being given the green light by OFCOM makes for an exciting fixed connectivity future with faster broadband than ever before, but what does the latest news mean for end users and the UK communications Channel? The last 20 years has seen Read more…

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…

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…

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…