Mobile device specialist Pervacio moves to Birmingham hub

Mobile device specialist Pervacio has launched its technology hub in Birmingham which it says will better serve customers in the UK and Europe, one of its most rapidly growing markets. Headquartered in the US and operating in 30 countries, Pervacio specialises in containing the cost of mobile phone and electronic device supply chain management. In […]

Comms business Wavenet acquires primary supplier APR Telecoms

Voice, data and cloud business Wavenet has acquired APR Telecoms, a Norfolk provider of business communication solutions. APR is a long-term partner of Birmingham-based Wavenet, and its primary supplier. The acquisition follows Wavenet’s purchase of Swains and Talk Internet in 2017. Andy Rackham, managing director of APR Telecoms said: “Wavenet was our largest supplier and already billed […]

SOTI expands footprint in Solihull to support European growth

SOTI Inc., a provider of mobile and IoT device management solutions, has expanded its regional headquarters in Solihull, to capitalise on the company’s growth. The move comes as part of a wider European expansion as more companies use business-critical mobility in core verticals, including retail, healthcare and field services. Fueled by the growth of the company’s integrated platform, SOTI ONE, enterprises struggling […]

IT services firm Wavenet relocates HQ to Solihull’s Blythe Valley

Technology communications company Wavenet is moving its headquarters from Birmingham to IM Properties’ (IMP) Blythe Valley Park on J4 of the M42. The relocation to Solihull is to accommodate its number of employees expanding from 40 to 70 over the last 12 months. Wavenet was established in Birmingham in 2000, and reached a turnover of almost £25 million last […]

Advice: WiFi KRACK – four key steps to manage the risk and protect your network

When the WPA2 vulnerability, better known as the WiFi KRACK was revealed late last year, what followed was a torrent of concerning headlines suggesting that all WiFi communications could be decrypted.   Whilst it is vulnerability at the core of one of the most popular forms of WiFi network security, all is not as bad […]

telent Technology Services wins major “smart” motorways project

Approximately 100 new jobs are being created at telent Technology Services, a Warwickshire network services and technology company, following a major contract win with Highways England to manage the ‘smart’ motorways of the future. The new roles will be at the firm’s head office in Warwick, as the company takes over the NRTS (National Roads Telecommunications Services) network. The […]

SOTI signals next phase of growth with latest European expansion

SOTI Inc., a provider of mobile and IoT device management solutions, has expanded its regional headquarters in Solihull, to capitalise on the company’s booming growth and invest in the next generation of the digital workforce. The move comes as part of a wider European expansion in the wake of new and evolving uses of business-critical mobility in sectors, including retail, healthcare and field […]

Network solutions provider Syscomm builds sales and marketing

Syscomm Ltd has recently announced a number of strategic hires at their Coventry office.   The new roles are focussed on the sales and marketing and are essential to support increased sales initiatives and continued expansion into new markets throughout 2018. Darren Bindert has been hired as Head of Marketing for Syscomm. Darren is a B2B marketing […]

Mayflex introduces monthly tours of its Birmingham HQ

Mayflex, the distributor of Converged IP Solutions, has introduced a regular monthly session for customers to conduct an official guided tour of its Birmingham Headquarters. The tours will take place on the last Wednesday of every month with the first date scheduled to take place on Wednesday 28th February. The itinerary for the tour will […]

Arden Group doubles profits and increases revenue to £10 million

Managed IT and telecoms provider Arden Group has increased revenue from £7.1million to c.£10million, doubled profits to £1.2million and expanding its team by 25%, since moving to Birmingham in 2017. This transformative year has been driven by very strong organic growth and an ambitious acquisition strategy, devised to cater for the increase in demand for […]

Nottingham firm Esendex set to test new Google technology

Nottingham telecommunications company Esendex has been selected by Google to support its development of a new generation of mobile technology so advanced that most companies using it won’t need mobile apps. The system is being rolled out on Android phones from early 2018 and is being hailed as a huge leap forward in smartphone technology. For […]

WarwickNet issues first DCMS fibre broadband installation voucher

WarwickNet, a provider of broadband solutions, has announced the issue of its first Gigabit fibre broadband voucher in Coventry and across Warwickshire as part of the first stage of the government-backed Gigabit Voucher scheme, which offers grants of up to £3,000 for SMEs to upgrade broadband in selected pilot areas of the UK. Launched last […]

Worcester seeks partner to offer free WiFi in city centre

Worcester Council is currently considering pitches from commercial partners willing to provide WiFi connectivity and footfall monitoring, at their own expense, across the city centre. The bids, which closed on 4 December, all come from the council having issued a contract notice last month looking for potential suppliers interested in rolling out WiFi infrastructure to provide Worcester city centre with […]

WarwickNet launches G.Fast ultrafast broadband service

WarwickNet has become the first alternative network ISP to launch a 500Mbps capable G.fast hybrid fibre “ultrafast broadband” service for businesses via their own street cabinets. WarwickNet, which is based in the Midlands and part of the CableCom Group, has deployed the next-generation technology in Warwickshire, ahead of a wider roll-out across the country. G.fast is […]

CityFibre starts wholesale broadband service in Leicester and Nottingham

The cities of Leicester and Nottingham are to become the latest members of CityFibre’s Gigabit City club with the commencement of a full fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) broadband service across the supplier’s metro network later in 2017. CityFibre announced internet service providers (ISPs) Onecom and Gigabit City Networks as its launch partners for the new service in the two cities […]