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Technology
14th August 2018

Reduce total cost of ownership on technology purchases with TaaS from dbfb

Reduce total cost of ownership on technology purchases with TaaS from dbfb August 2018 The way businesses pay for and consume hardware is changing. What's driving this change is the flexible workforce needing the latest technology to enable productive working away from the office and business leaders wanting to attract and retain the best talent. With change comes significant cost.…
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Fibre
6th July 2018

dbfb becomes a Registered Supplier of the Gigabit Voucher Scheme

dbfb becomes a Registered Supplier of the Gigabit Voucher Scheme July 2018 We are pleased to announce that we are now registered suppliers of the Gigabit voucher scheme which can help businesses in Northampton and Milton Keynes go ultra-fast. With the launch of the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme in 2018, meaning the UK Government now support UK SMEs that currently…
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Technology
16th May 2018

Is your office ready to become ‘smart’?

Is your office ready to become 'smart'? May 2018 What is a Smart Office? A cutting-edge, technology-enabled workplace that not only promotes flexibility and productivity, but cuts costs and attracts (and retains) talented employees. A workplace design that puts smart technology at the forefront and embraces revolutionary connectivity. That’s what. After 20 years of flourishing technology, alongside the rapid growth of the internet,…
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FibreTechnology
9th May 2018

Study indicates huge economic potential has been unlocked by full-fibre

Study indicates huge economic potential has been unlocked by full-fibre Key to Great British growth could lie beneath our streets A report released last month has demonstrated the billions of pounds of productivity, innovation and employment benefits that could be unlocked by the widespread construction of full-fibre networks, suggesting that the solution to Britain’s growth could lie beneath our feet, with…
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Technology
1st March 2018

Don’t let snow days, snow your business under

Don't let snow days, snow your business under. March 2018 As we all know, kids love and treasure snow days. Not only is it a day off school, but there are forts to be built, snow men to be created, snow angels to make, and snowball fights to be won. However, for grownups, snow days are far less inspiring. The…
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Life of Brian; His Journey Through TechnologyTechnology
8th February 2018

Smart Speakers to Dominate 2018!

Smart Speakers to Dominate 2018! Feburary 2018 No,no,no! Not people who talk, but speakers, you know the things attached to my gramophone, I mean amplifier, on the wall projecting sound...speakers! Thing is now you can speak to them and they talk back, like the things on your mobile.  But these are called "smart" speakers because they are clever and can…
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Technology
2nd February 2018

Think differently about service with video

Think differently about service with video Feburary 2018 Technology in the home and for the consumer has moved forward at an incredible pace over the last 20 years. The classic and beloved Nokia 3310 with predictive texts, the choice of 35 top notch ringtones and probably the best feature of all – Snake 2! Now, we are in a world…
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GigabitTechnology
16th January 2018

Transforming Milton Keynes

Transforming Milton Keynes January 2018 I feel particularly lucky to both live and work in Milton Keynes. After all, who wouldn’t want to be part of one of the fastest growing cities in the UK? Having just celebrated its amazing 50-year anniversary, and with over £1 billion of private investment committed in the last decade alone, Milton Keynes heads into…
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Life of Brian; His Journey Through Technology
8th January 2018

Hello 2018!

Hello 2018! January 2018 AS I sit here, in my dressing gown, (too much information), surrounded by the boxes of my recent house move, I am reflecting on 2017. It was a good year. Simon Pickering, our Managing Director told me on several occasions, 'that's the last new employee for now' and the next day proceeded to interview for another…
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Cloud ServicesTechnology
4th January 2018

Funeral planning for the death of ISDN

Funeral planning for the death of ISDN January 2018 I can’t say I read this article when it was released as I was merely 7 months old. However, it’s quite ironic that I found this, as nearly 30 years later, Sprint is the first US telco to switch off ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Network) and “jump off the wagon”. Of…
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