PTC 2023

Join us at PTC’23 15-18 January, 2023 Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort Honululu, Hawaii Home ❯ Telecoms You’re invited! Annual Drinks & Networking Evening It’s PTC again – a great time to network, gain industry insights and enjoy the beach and sunshine at the same time. Come join us for an evening of information…

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COP27 and Colt’s progress towards its science-based targets

Between the 6th and 18th of November, world leaders, climate activists and enterprise CEOs come together at COP27, the world’s largest annual gathering on climate action, to tackle the effects of global warming and set targets that reduce carbon consumption. Technology and the IT industry play a crucial role in reducing carbon emissions and helping…

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Colt commits to robust climate change targets as part of Net Zero Action Day

The Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) guides businesses in the private sector on setting informed carbon reduction goals that combat the climate emergency. To champion those who have made commitments or are already on their way to achieving them, the organisation hosts Net Zero Action Day each year to inspire more businesses to take ambitious…

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Women at Colt address gender imbalance by mentoring the next generation

Jenni Sach, global co-lead of Women+@Colt, shares her thoughts on Ada Lovelace day and how Colt is inspiring the next generation. Ada Lovelace Day celebrates the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM). There are many underrepresented groups in these industries – both in education and occupation – especially among women in…

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Go behind the scenes with Colt at Europe’s most secure connection

Connecting the UK to mainland Europe, Colt and Getlink have refurnished the Eurotunnel – a subsea railway tunnel between England and France 51 kilometres long – with ultra-low latency, high bandwidth fibre optic cables. Watch our video explaining the history of the project, its benefits to businesses in the UK and Europe, and what the…

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Colt’s commitment to connectivity: network stats reach new heights in 2022

In the same year that Colt celebrates 30 years of making extraordinary connections, it seems fitting that our network has reached some impressive milestones too. There are now over 31,000 connected buildings in the Colt IQ Network – 17,000 more than a decade ago. This includes 1,000 connected data centres all around the world. Connecting…

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UN SDGs: what are they and what are we doing to support them?

This month will mark seven years since the world embraced the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). These are a part of the foundation of our ESG strategy at Colt and many of our initiatives are aligned to them. The SDGs, also known as the Global Goals, reflect a shared objective and ambition across all countries…

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Looking to the future at Colt

While Colt looks back on 30 years of delivering extraordinary connections, we sat down with Product Portfolio Vice President Peter Coppens to ask him where he sees the business heading. “Predicting the future of technology is a tricky business”, says Peter. “30 years ago, many thought we’d be driving around in levitating cars and living…

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