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GDPR Compliance Statement

17 May 2018

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) comes into force across the European Union on 25th May 2018 and brings with it the most significant changes to data protection law in two decades. Based on privacy by design and taking a risk-based approach, the GDPR has been designed to meet the requirements of the digital age.

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Pizza…cheese. Business…WiFi?

24 May 2017
You are about to dig into your favourite pizza but realise the main ingredient is missing….would you still eat your pizza without the cheese?

We may be going off topic slightly but the principle is the same – pizza without cheese is like running your business without WiFi. Do you want your pizza to be returned and your customers
go elsewhere or do you want to provide the best pizza around?

‘By 2020, it is predicted that 24 Billion devices will be connected to the Internet. The vast majority will use some form of wireless for access’ – Gigaom*

That’s a lot of returned pizza!

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Public Access WiFi – Opportunities Your Business Never Had Before!

28 Apr 2017

A society ‘always-on’.  Did you know that the international WiFi market is expected to be worth over $93 billion (approx £72 billion) by 2018? *

What does this mean:

’71% of in-store shoppers who use smartphones for research say their device has become more important to their in-store experience’. Source: Google **

’52% of companies say Facebook is the most effective social channel for customer engagement, service and support’. Source: Social Media Today **

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Customer Demands For Hospitality WiFi

15 Mar 2017

How much do you know about your potential guests and their need for hospitality wifi?

  • 68% of phone users say they check their phone within 15 min of waking up
  • 87% always have their smartphone at their side, day, and night
  • 46% of people will not stay in a hotel that does not offer free wifi
  • WiFi is a guests top sought amenity

The above shows just a few reasons why the hospitality industry needs to step up to meet customer demand and keep up with the competition.

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Is Your Broadband Turning Your Hair Grey?!

22 Feb 2017

Did you know the worst UK broadband areas have slower internet speeds than Mount Everest, which has an average speed of 2Mbps!

We’ve all done it, sat head in hands waiting for our internet connection to do something, anything!

Since being online has become the way of the modern world businesses and homes alike have been driven to improve the speed of their broadband connections, but what are the consequences for those who don’t work in an area where broadband isn’t quite as fast as competitors?

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ITV chooses liberty-i as their ISP of choice

3 Jan 2017
When it comes to organising events, it certainly pays to ensure that your IT networks are fully functional throughout. For ITV, this was certainly true for their prestigious ITV Soap Awards. Taking place at the Hackney Empire, it was vital that they had a seamless network in place. Making sure that the event was fully set up with a network that would be entirely capable and have the bandwidth to handle all of the traffic, ITV asked liberty-i to handle their network effectively throughout the awards.

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