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BT to cut charges for landline-only customers after Ofcom review

BT is to cut charges for up to a million residential customers who only buy a landline telephone service The dwindling number of BT residential customers who still do not buy a broadband connection are to receive a 37% cut in their line rental fees, in a voluntary agreement between BT and Ofcom that comes in the wake of the regulator’s market…

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BT launches “Bandwidth on demand” for global businesses

Customers to benefit from flexible network design and improved efficiency BT today announced the launch of Bandwidth on demand, a new service that gives organisations the flexibility to right-size their network in real time, improving control of their overall networking costs.The launch comes after successful live trials with a leading global petrochemical company. Bandwidth on demand is a feature on BT…

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For Sixth Consecutive Year, 8×8 Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service, Worldwide

8×8, Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT), the world’s first Communications Cloud provider, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in the 2017 “Magic Quadrant for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), Worldwide” for the sixth consecutive year. The company believes this recognition is further proof of its commitment to providing midmarket and enterprise companies with a market leading, unified and open…

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The best SIM only deals in the UK: September 2017 offers – including unlimited internet

A SIM only deal is a mobile phone contract where you pay a standard monthly fee for your data, calls and texts, but don’t also pay for a phone each month on top. And with the single biggest factor affecting the cost of phone contracts being paying off the handset itself, it’s no surprise that SIM free plans are considerably cheaper. Switching…

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BT announces Business Platform-as-a-Service

New service will help companies digitally transform, collaborate and grow BT today announced details of a new “Business Platform-as-a-Service”, the first of its kind widely available in the market. The platform, called BT Personalised Compute Management System (PCMS), is designed to help companies speed up time-to-market for new digital services, disrupt their traditional business models and create new ways to grow….

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The best SIM only deals for business for August 2017

The rise of BYOD (bring your own device) and the growing popularity of dual-SIM handsets has made it increasingly attractive to businesses to kit their workforce with SIM cards rather than full devices. As a reminder, companies do not have to report anything to HM Revenue and Customs or deduct or pay tax and national insurance if they provide the employees with…

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New BT app brings SME customers’ accounts to their fingertips

New app gives SMEs faster and smarter way to manage their accounts 24/7 BT has launched a new easy-to-use mobile app which will save small and medium-sized businesses time and effort by allowing them to manage their BT accounts on the move. The new app will allow business customers to quickly access a wide range of services at their fingertips…

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BT and KPMG warn businesses against cyber security traps

Investing in IT security products alone is no silver bullet in battle against cyber crime In the wake of high-profile global ransomware attacks such as WannaCry and Petya, BT and KPMG have today published a new cyber security report offering practical advice to businesses of all sizes on how best to manage their security journey and turn it into a…

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BT launches first free Wi-Fi kiosks in London

BT has launched its first InLink kiosks providing public Wi-Fi in London, in Camden High Street. Developed with Intersection, the company behind the LinkNYC service in New York, the kiosks are set to roll out across the UK as replacements for BT’s payphones in some areas. They are funded by advertising with Primesight. BT said “hundreds of users” within range…

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BT adds sports app to business broadband plans

Small and medium sized business customers who take one of the Infinity (FTTC/P) broadband packages from BT Business will now also receive access to the operator’s BTSport TV app for the duration of the contract. But it’s only for personal use, not for commercial or business broadcasting. The app itself offers video streaming access so that users can watch exclusive sport including…

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