In partnership with Getlink, Colt will replace the fibre optics that run through the Eurotunnel with cables that are capable of an ultra-low latency, terabit per second connection – all within the secure hallway of the tunnel itself, and at speeds the fastest the tunnel has ever seen. Connecting the United Kingdom to France via…

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Hybrid work impact

Last year we looked at network traffic at our London HQ from before the pandemic and made some predictions about what it might look like when offices reopen. We’ve now got real data from 2022 and it’s clear that the impact of hybrid work was even more profound than we anticipated. Video traffic takes the…

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Sally Lands, Sustainability Champion In March 2022, Colt’s Sustainability Champions travelled to the Antarctic with polar explorer Robert Swan and his environmental foundation ClimateForce 2041 to learn how we can build a sustainable future for our planet.  We caught up with Sally Lands to ask her about what she saw, what she learned and how…

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Chances are that you’re reading this blog post while you’re not in the office. Hybrid working is here to stay. Last month, technology analysts CCS Insights published a report revealing employees’ experiences and attitudes to remote working, the future of the hybrid workspace, and the impact these changes will have on unprepared businesses. What’s worrying…

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In our latest research we found that CIOs are prioritising customer centricity – but it’s also an area with the biggest ambition gap, from where they are today vs where they want to be in two years, along with tech for good. So how can they close those gaps, deliver on objectives from the business…

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Colt delivers ground-breaking Private 5G pilot in Paris, supported by Cisco and Calnex Innovation is at the heart of Colt’s strategy and we’re continually testing the latest technologies to meet the future needs of our customers. As part of our 5G and Edge incubation program we’ve been working with partners including Cisco and Calnex on…

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The Growth of the Cloud To succeed in today’s competitive environment, businesses need to free themselves from the limitations of legacy IT infrastructure. The days of purchasing hardware and maintaining massive data centres to run IT have to end. Managing and maintaining infrastructure is simply too expensive. Cloud adoption has become a key enabler for…

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