Networking hardware

  • June 15, 2011 15 Jun'11

    Government to create market for personal identity data

    The government is preparing to create a marketplace for citizens' personal data to be used for accessing online public services, according to documents that were issued to industry in preparation for the coalition's next-generation identity scheme.

  • June 08, 2011 08 Jun'11

    World IPv6 Day: Why it really matters

    Wednesday 8 June 2011 is World IPv6 Day, which means around 200 organisations, including Google, Facebook and Yahoo, will offer content over IPv6 for a 24-hour trial to highlight security holes.

  • May 27, 2011 27 May'11

    Government promotes wholesale rural broadband competition with £2bn framework deal

    The government is inviting bids from telecoms firms to create competition in wholesale superfast broadband services in rural and hard-to-reach areas of the country, with the incentive of winning contracts worth up to £2bn.

  • May 27, 2011 27 May'11

    UK government announces next wave of rural broadband deployment

    Consumers and businesses in Wiltshire, Norfolk, Devon and Somerset are to benefit from the next phase of the UK government's drive to roll out superfast broadband connections to rural areas.