0
Broadband

UK govt to fund trials using water mains to boost rural connectivity

Wednesday 21 July 2021 | 14:36 CET | News
UK government departments, including DCMS and DEFRA, have joined forces to fund trials examining the viability and feasibility of boosting rural connectivity by using the drinking water mains.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Categories: Fixed / Internet
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Vodafone gets minister visit at 5G RuralDorset project

Published 16 Jul 2021 12:03 CET | United Kingdom
Vodafone UK announced it has received a visit from Matt Warman, the Minister for Digital Infrastructure, at 5G RuralDorset, the ...

BT outlines plans to expand 5G coverage, phase out 3G network

Published 14 Jul 2021 11:12 CET | United Kingdom
BT has announced plans to expand its 5G network coverage. It aims to bring 5G to half the UK population by 2023 and start using ...

Virgin Media O2 upgrades 4G, 5G network ahead of 'staycation' summer

Published 08 Jul 2021 10:49 CET | United Kingdom
Virgin Media O2 has announced an upgrade for its 4G and 5G mobile network ahead of the summer, with a focus on tourist and rural ...

5G RuralDorset project launches 700 MHz standalone 5G network

Published 07 Jul 2021 10:55 CET | United Kingdom
The world's first in-field 700 MHz standalone private 5G network has been launched in rural Dorset as part of the 5G RuralDorset ...

UK rural ISP Voneus adopt Axiros device management platform

Published 29 Jun 2021 15:15 CET | United Kingdom
UK rural broadband provider Voneus has appointed Axiros as their preferred TR-069 device management partner. ...

Alcan Systems CEO welcomes BT, OneWeb satellite connectivity partnership

Published 29 Jun 2021 11:09 CET | United Kingdom
The recently-announced partnership of BT and OneWeb to tackle connectivity notspots across the UK has been welcomed by Onur ...

BT Consumer CEO says affordable mobile connectivity vital for closing digital divide

Published 28 Jun 2021 14:40 CET | United Kingdom
BT Consumer CEO Marc Allera says it is crucial to find new ways of providing affordable mobile connectivity in hard-to-reach ...

BT, OneWeb to co-operate on rural connectivity solutions in UK, worldwide

Published 28 Jun 2021 10:14 CET | United Kingdom
BT and OneWeb have signed an MoU to exploring rural connectivity solutions in the UK and other markets....





Calendar   /   Industry Events

26 Oct Siminn Q3 2021
26 Oct KPN Q3 2021
26 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2021
26 Oct Corning Q3
26 Oct TIM Brasil Q3 2021
26 Oct NENT Q3 2021
26 Oct Alphabet Q3 2021
26 Oct Digital Realty Q3
26 Oct Twitter Q3 2021
26 Oct MediaTek Q3
26 Oct SK hynix Q3
26 Oct Orange group Q3 2021
26 Oct F5 Networks fiscal Q4
26 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
26 Oct FCC meeting
26 Oct Samsung Developer Conference
26 Oct Cabsat
26 Oct MWC Los Angeles
27 Oct TIM Q3 2021
27 Oct Telefonica Deutschland Q3 2021
27 Oct Spotify Q3 2021
27 Oct Vertiv Q3
27 Oct Netgear Q3
27 Oct Ooredoo Q3 2021
27 Oct Megacable Q3
27 Oct Twilio Q3
27 Oct Android Dev Summit
27 Oct Digital Utilities Europe 2021
28 Oct Swisscom Q3 2021
28 Oct Telenor Q3 2021
::: More Calendar Items