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September 28, 2017
SACO, one of the UK’s leading providers of serviced apartments, is offering its customers access to the fastest broadband speeds in the UK – symmetrical 1,000Mbps gigabit broadband, which they can log onto as soon as they enter the property. Hyperoptic, the UK’s largest residential gigabit broadband provider, is enabling the connectivity. Its services are […] Read more
September 18, 2017
Residents in Marine Court and River Court, Purfleet, are now live with the fastest broadband service in the UK, thanks to a partnership between Thurrock Council and Hyperoptic, the UK’s largest residential gigabit broadband provider. Thurrock Council announced in April that it agreed a partnership[...] Read more
September 11, 2017
Hyperoptic, the UK’s largest residential gigabit broadband provider, has been ranked as No.17 in The Sunday Times Hiscox Tech Track 100 league table. The Tech Track 100 ranks Britain’s 100 private tech (TMT) companies with the fastest-growing sales over their latest three years. It is sponso[...] Read more
September 7, 2017
Floyd Widener has been appointed as Chief Sales Officer (CSO) at Hyperoptic, the UK’s largest residential gigabit broadband provider. Floyd will be responsible for growing the company’s full fibre network footprint across the UK. Floyd has extensive international senior leadership experience in [...] Read more
August 24, 2017
Businesses in Westminster can now experience the power of full fibre for much less, as Hyperoptic today announces that it has become a registered partner of the Connect Westminster Scheme. Westminster City Council has recently secured £2.8 million from the European Regional Development Fund to fund[...] Read more
August 4, 2017
Newcastle City Council today announces the rollout of full fibre gigabit broadband across 25 of its social housing developments. Hyperoptic, the nation’s largest residential gigabit broadband provider, has been chosen to provide the service. Work is underway and full fibre broadband already availa[...] Read more
July 28, 2017
Hyperoptic secures £100million to accelerate full fibre rollout Now passing 350,000 UK homes and businesses Now available or installing in 28 towns and cities across the UK Ambition to pass two million homes and businesses by 2022 Diverse backing from both UK and European tier one banks Hyperoptic,[...] Read more
July 14, 2017
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading full fibre broadband provider, won the award for Best Superfast Broadband last night at the 2017 Internet Services Providers Association (ISPA) awards. Its CEO, Dana Tobak, also scooped the award for Executive of the Year. Winning the “Best Superfast Broadband” awa[...] Read more
June 20, 2017
A2Dominion, a leading residential property group in London and the South East, will soon boast Gigabit broadband connectivity in their homes. Residents in developments of over 50 units will have access to the ultrafast service on the day they move into their home. Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibr[...] Read more
June 2, 2017
Over 20 property developments across Croydon are now live with gigabit broadband – the fastest broadband speed available in the UK today. Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading full fibre broadband provider, has enabled this connectivity and has ambitious plans to increase its footprint across the length [...] Read more
May 12, 2017
Over a hundred housing developments across Manchester are now live with gigabit connectivity, courtesy of Hyperoptic, the nation’s leading full fibre broadband provider. Another 60 developments are currently undergoing installation or are scheduled for installation in the next six months. Hyperopt[...] Read more
May 9, 2017
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading full fibre broadband provider, has been short-listed for four awards at the 2017 Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. The ISPA awards are the UK’s longest running Internet industry awards, celebrating innovation and best practice in the UK In[...] Read more
April 11, 2017
Thurrock Council announces that it has joined the gigabit revolution. Thousands of its Thurrock social housing tenants will soon have access to superfast gigabit broadband – 1,000 Mbps. Leader of the Council and Portfolio Holder for Housing, Cllr Rob Gledhill at Thurrock Council said: “We are ve[...] Read more
April 7, 2017
Broadband hogging, slow bill payments and night-time noise cited as biggest housemate bug bears House sharing has become increasingly popular in recent years due to the huge increase in property prices. As a consequence, over two thirds of UK adults (68%) say that they have rented with a house/ flat[...] Read more
March 31, 2017
Residents at Victoria Centre flats and The Woodlands in Nottingham will soon have access to the fastest broadband service in the UK. Nottingham City Homes, which manages the homes on behalf of Nottingham Council, has agreed a supply deal with the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) provider,[...] Read more
February 21, 2017
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, has received the “Most Innovative Provider” award in the 2017 Broadband Genie home broadband survey. The 2017 Broadband Genie home broadband survey recognises the ISPs that stood out from the crowd in 2016. Broadband[...] Read more
February 20, 2017
Slow broadband speeds trumps noisy neighbours as most annoying unexpected home-mover bugbear Slow broadband speed at peak-times has been cited as the number one unexpected home-mover bugbear, according to a survey of 3,000 Brits. Indeed, many wouldn’t have moved at all had they known the broadband[...] Read more
February 14, 2017
Newcastle can now boast ‘gigabit city’ status – thousands of Newcastle residents now have access to the UK’s fastest broadband from Hyperoptic, www.hyperoptic.com, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider. Hyperoptic’s gigabit broadband is live in a number of deve[...] Read more
February 9, 2017
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, has been selected to provide its ultrafast broadband service to the iconic Battersea Power Station (BPS). Installation is already in progress so that the 865 residential units at Circus West Village, the first phase of t[...] Read more
January 30, 2017
Bellway at QEII, a striking development of new homes in Welwyn Garden City, will be the first garden city housing development in the UK to offer its residents symmetrical gigabit speeds – 1,000Mbps – over 128 times faster than traditional ADSL services. Homes are already available for sale in th[...] Read more
December 13, 2016
With the number of small businesses in the UK reaching 5.4 million, an increasing number of UK adults are looking to get in on the action, according to a survey of 3,000 Brits. Over a quarter (26%) of Brits would like to start their own business in 2017. Women are feeling the most entrepreneurial (2[...] Read more
December 7, 2016
Hyperoptic MD, Dana Tobak, featured on BBC Business Live in December 2016, talking about the growth of Full Fibre and how the UK needs to invest in new infrastructure for better connectivity for business and residential broadband. Read more
November 30, 2016
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, won the coveted “Broadband Pioneer” award at last night’s World Communications Awards, beating off stiff competition from Openreach, ITS Technology Group Ltd and Telkom Indonesia. The World Communication Awards is [...] Read more
November 16, 2016
1,000Mbps (gigabit) broadband – the fastest broadband speed in the UK – has been switched on at Platinum Point, a prestigious development on the Firth of Forth in Newhaven, Edinburgh. Nearly half of the residents have already subscribed to the lightening fast service from Hyperoptic, the UK’s [...] Read more
October 14, 2016
77 Mayfair, the new luxury development in the heart of Mayfair that last year hit the record-breaking price of almost £7,000/ sq ft, has today broken a new record via the installation of the fastest broadband in the UK. Residents of 77 Mayfair now have access to symmetrical gigabit (1,000Mbps) broa[...] Read more
July 19, 2016
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed to provide GBP 21 million for investment by Hyperoptic to provide 1 Gbps fibre broadband to more than a half-a-million homes in cities across the UK. This significant investment from EIB along with Quantum Strategic Partners Ltd. (Quantum), a private inv[...] Read more
July 8, 2016
Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, has kept its crown for “Best Superfast Broadband” at the 2016 Internet Services Providers’ Association (ISPA) awards. This is the fourth year in a row that Hyperoptic has been awarded this coveted accolade. The ISP[...] Read more
May 31, 2016
Hyperoptic today announces that it is expanding its national footprint to 20 cities and towns, enabling hundreds of thousands more UK citizens to have access to its gigabit broadband (1,000Mbps), the fastest broadband service in the UK. As well as leading the charge to bring gigabit connectivity to [...] Read more
April 25, 2016
A third of Brits (33%) try and put back house move until their broadband is activated Anything less than 9Mbps would put a mover off a property Brits would spend 11% more for a property with 100Mbps broadband Hyperfast broadband provision now on par with local transport links, nice neighbours and ga[...] Read more
April 11, 2016
Brighton today becomes Hyperoptic’s thirteenth hyper-city. Hyperoptic is pioneering the gold standard of fibre broadband – its gigabit broadband speeds are 135 times faster than traditional ASDL services. Hyperoptic’s services are already live across its other 12 hyper-cities: Greater London, [...] Read more
March 16, 2016
Salford Council today announces that it will be the first council in the UK to rollout gigabit broadband across its council housing portfolio. Thousands of its residents will then have access to the fastest broadband speeds in the UK. It has agreed the supply deal with the UK’s leading Fibre-to-th[...] Read more
March 3, 2016
Average UK resident spends 10.5 hours a day online Nearly a quarter of Brits (24%) have regular arguments about poor broadband Half of arguments (49%) relate to broadband hogging Brits now spend more time online than they do asleep, with the average Brit now spending 10.5 hours a day connected to th[...] Read more
February 15, 2016
The Hyde Group, one of the UK’s leading Housing Associations, today announces that it will soon be offering its residents access to the fastest broadband service in the UK. The UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) provider, Hyperoptic, is enabling the connectivity. The project is being pilo[...] Read more
January 26, 2016
Reading can now boast ‘gigabit’ status – broadband infrastructure that enables symmetrical speeds of 1,000Mbps, over 135 times faster than traditional ASDL services. Hyperoptic is the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider. Unlike other broadband providers that only run[...] Read more
November 23, 2015
Gigabit broadband is now live in Sheffield. Two developments in the centre of Sheffield, Pearl Works and Mandale House, are the first to offer residents symmetrical gigabit broadband – 1,000Mbps – over 135 times faster than traditional ASDL services. Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-[...] Read more
November 10, 2015
Hyperoptic (www.hyperoptic.com), the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, today announces that it is the first UK telco to be awarded Q-Mark Fire Stopping Installation certification from BM TRADA (http://www.bmtrada.com/en-gb), a leading UK and international certification [...] Read more
October 16, 2015
Birmingham today joins an elite group of global cities that can boast ‘gigabit’ status – broadband speeds of 1,000Mbps, over 135 times faster than traditional ASDL speeds. Hyperoptic (www.hyperoptic.com), UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, has enabled its gigabit s[...] Read more
September 17, 2015
Glasgow today joins the league of gigabit cities – Hyperoptic has switched on its gigabit broadband at Glasgow Harbour, an urban regeneration scheme in the heart of the city. A number of other developments are also undergoing installation. Hyperoptic is the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises[...] Read more
August 18, 2015
Nottingham is the latest UK city to boast ‘gigabit’ status – broadband infrastructure that enables symmetrical speeds of 1,000Mbps, over 135 times faster than traditional ASDL services. Hyperoptic, the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider, is enabling gigabit connecti[...] Read more
July 29, 2015
Two in five Brits (40%) reveal they don’t know their neighbours’ names 12% have never spoken to their neighbour But 38% of Brits are involved in some type of community project British neighbours do not necessarily make good friends, according to a survey of 3,000 Brits. Two in five admit they do[...] Read more
July 6, 2015
In stark contrast to the rest of the UK’s broadband industry, Hyperoptic, the nation’s fastest broadband provider, is putting consumers first by introducing a ‘no contract’ option for new customers. Hyperoptic is the UK’s leading Fibre-to-the-Premises (FTTP) broadband provider. Renowned fo[...] Read more