15 December 2017No Comments
SCOTLAND’S Finance Secretary Derek Mackay has revealed a £600million programme bidding to ensure every business in Scotland receives high-speed broadband internet access by 2021.
The country’s tech community has been broadly welcoming of the proposal, which is designed to ensure that Scotland’s economy is prepared for a digital future – and that no business is left …
10 November 2017No Comments
Momentous Partnership will see the UK’s ailing infrastructure finally light up – by Ricky Nicol
YESTERDAY’s announcement of a strategic partnership between CityFibre and Vodafone could just be the pivotal moment for the UK’s critically important network infrastructure.
The ambition to deliver pure fibre to five million homes by 2025 would represent a transformation on …
20 September 2017No Comments
Commsworld have put together a team to support Action for Children in its 20th year to take part in a sponsored sleep-out beneath the stars.
Byte Night is the UK's largest 'sleep-out' event with teams from the technology and business services sleeping out in locations across the UK to raise funds to prevent youth homelessness. Hundreds of people including some Commsworld colleagues will be …
13 September 2017No Comments
Six intrepid volunteers are set to tackle demanding trips to Africa equipped with smartphones provided by an independent Edinburgh tech company.
Scottish network service provider, Commsworld are helping the volunteers to share their amazing experiences abroad with state of the art phones that have the capability to use local 4G networks in any country.
The young adults, …
04 September 2017No Comments
URGENT and significant action is needed to address Scotland’s critically poor digital infrastructure which has already been “left in the dust” of European neighbours.
With no solution in sight, experts state that the issue is increasingly becoming a threat to the economy and - if not addressed - is likely to cause the country’s digital market to …
22 August 2017No Comments
Press Release 23rd August 2017:
SCOTLAND’S largest independent network and internet provider has underlined ambitious growth plans in the North East of Scotland with the appointment of a specialist salesperson.
Fresh from a role with telecoms giants BT, Greig Scott brings more than 10 years’ industry experience from within the industry and is committed to further increasing …
20 June 2017No Comments
Commsworld has been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving excellence in health and safety in the workplace.
Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including SMEs and FTSE 100 companies. …
23 May 2017No Comments
Press Release: 23rd May 2017
A HOME-GROWN Scottish tech firm has taken a crucial step after successfully listing on a UK public sector framework that has generated £1.7billion in contracts since 2012.
Commsworld has won approval for its services on G-Cloud 9 – where it will compete alongside industry giants such as Vodafone and BT for a share of more than £700million per year …
19 April 2017No Comments
Commsworld is playing a key role in the positive transformation of the Scottish Borders economy, by updating the area’s outdated network infrastructure and making it accessible to local businesses and organisations blighted by slow networks.
Commsworld, has been awarded a multi-million-pound contract with CGI – to provide its services alongside the landmark ICT deal with …
03 April 2017No Comments
The BT and Openreach separation could be a boon for rural Scotland, the Chief Executive of the country’s largest independent Telecoms firm has said.
Previously, calls were made to make Openreach a fully independent organisation – severed from all ties to BT - but Ricky Nicol, Chief Executive of Commsworld, has welcomed the recently announced split that will see Openreach run by an …