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Europe's taxi drivers protest Uber app

Taxi drivers in London, Paris and other European capitals plan to bring chaos to the streets in protest against unlicensed mobile car-hailing services such as Uber that have shaken up the industry.

June 10, 2014

Cloud vendors: Who's cloud washing?

Amazon Web Services and its EC2 will remain dominant. Salesforce also leads as the rest of the field plays catch up to some degree.

October 26, 2012

London getting more competitive for leased-line fibre

BT is likely to enjoy lighter controls on the amount it can charge for its leased lines in London, under proposals revealed by Ofcom on Monday.Leased lines offer high-end fibre connectivity as a retail product for business customers, and also as a wholesale product for smaller telcos that resell fixed and mobile broadband services.

June 19, 2012 by

4G services go live in London

UK Broadband has switched on 4G services in Southwark, aiming to become the first company to sell the super-fast connectivity to homes and businesses when it opens its doors in May

March 1, 2012 by

Amazon Web Services brings Direct Connect to UK

Amazon Web Services has brought its Direct Connect technology to the UK, which allows customers to establish a dedicated network connection between their datacentre and the local Amazon Web Services facility.The announcement, made on Wednesday, means UK customers can connect to Amazon Web Services' EU West (Ireland) region via the Telecity Sovereign House datacentre in London at guaranteed port speeds of 1Gbps or 10Gbps.

January 11, 2012 by

BT hit by national broadband issues

Broadband services across the UK were disrupted on Friday morning due to problems with BT's Openreach exchange in Stepney Green in London with multiple BT-based ISPs affected

October 21, 2011 by

Docklands Telecity Meridian Gate suffers outage

Reports on Twitter and directly to ZDNet UK say that Telecity Meridian Gate, a core internet point of presence, peering node and colocation service in London, has been down on Wednesday due to a power outage."Telecity Meridian Gate Power Outage 09:13 to 09:40 affected backup Gateways and failover/redundant Hosted services only," said VoIP provider Orbtalk on Twitter.

July 27, 2011 by

O2's network goes down in parts of South East England

O2's mobile network is down in parts of South East England for the second time this week, the company has said.The operator's data services suffered a three-hour outage in parts of the region on Tuesday, but on Friday morning O2 said voice, SMS and data facilities were unavailable to some customers in parts of London, Kent and East Sussex.

June 10, 2011 by

What’s your state of outsourcing in 2011? Your views are critical - and could score an iPad 2

Whether you are a customer, vendor, or advisor of IT outsourcing services, YOUR opinion is critical for our new study we're conducting with our professorial friends at the Outsourcing Unit of the London School of Economics. This will take no more than 10 minutes to complete whereby you have can receive a complimentary executive summary of the survey findings and participate in a random draw for an iPad 2.

May 10, 2011 by

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