At the heart of every business is the technology that backs it up, and not enough are able to access the fast and reliable broadband internet connection that is necessary. Real Business Broadband is a nationwide campaign shining a light on the uneven distribution of superfast services. It brings together the small and medium-sized businesses currently being underserved and the telecoms companies charged with making services fit for purpose. The campaign will not rest until every British business is able to access the connection it needs – and deserves. If you have a story to tell then please let us know through our short survey.
That we’ll need better connectivity to compete online has been made clear by government statistics. Global internet traffic is forecast to be 95 times that of 2005 in 2020, with mobiles outnumbering mankind seven to one. But will our 5G ambitions be realised in time to capitalise on the change?