Political Monitor 30/07/21

Ofcom Ofcom concludes investigation into BT Connected Nations response Ofcom issued their decision that BT contravened requirements of a statutory information request for the 2019 Connected Nations Report. As a result, Ofcom have issued BT a fine of £42,500,...

Political Monitor 23/07/21

Covid Guidance Government updates self-isolation guidance for critical services Government released the full list of critical industries that can apply for self-isolation exemptions for staff, which includes digital infrastructure. As explained in the IPSA update, to...

Political Monitor 16/07/2021

ISPA Survey ISPA Survey – Please participate We want to hear from you to help us understand how we're doing and what our priorities should be. As a membership organisation that is proud to represent more than 150 members, we are keen to hear from as many of you as...

Political Monitor 02/07/21

Data EU adopts ‘adequacy’ decisions allowing data to continue flowing freely to the UK The EU formally recognised data protection standards in the UK allowing the seamless flow of personal data to continue from the EU to the UK. The UK already recognised the data...

Political Monitor 25/06/21

Ofcom Ofcom to require all providers to offer emergency Video Relay Services Ofcom released a statement on the requirement of emergency video relay services. From 17 June 2022 providers of fixed and mobile telephony services and providers of internet access services...

Political Monitor 18/06/21

Broadband GigaTAG report The Gigabit Take-Up Advisory Group released the final report and recommendations to drive consumer and business up-take of Gigabit speeds. The report highlights lack of awareness, little perceived benefit and practical barriers for adoption as...