UK connectivity supplier Neos Networks has introduced one other stage in its enterprise partnership with broadband supplier Toob to help the rising telco’s connectivity choices throughout the south of England.
Beginning life in 2019, Toob describes itself as a model new full-fibre broadband supplier on a mission to rework the south of England’s web expertise. It guarantees to ship the quickest broadband within the area, enabling properties, companies, public companies and neighborhood teams to expertise “life-changing” full-fibre connectivity.
The partnership between the 2 companies, which started in June 2020 with the signing of a 20-year contract, is designed to allow Toob to utilise current Neos Networks subducts to deploy its community. This may assist it to increase its community footprint to offer prospects with its full-fibre broadband connectivity.
The 2 telcos have been working carefully over the previous 12 months to deploy a connectivity venture throughout Southampton. A brand new venture throughout Camberley and Farnborough, Surrey, is because of start roll-out later this 12 months.
By utilising Neos Networks’ pre-existing infrastructure, Toob says it is going to keep away from the necessity for pricey, time-consuming digs which might be disruptive to native residents. This may improve its deployment speeds, preserve prices down and is a extra environmentally aware determination. The connection additionally helps Toob’s Southampton community to ship service to greater than 100,000 premises, with the brand new community within the Surrey cities of Camberley, Farnborough, Ash and Aldershot delivering service to an extra 100,000 premises.
The partnership is a part of bigger efforts to assist drive the UK’s connectivity ambitions and future-proof the south of England by increasing regional connectivity alternatives. Neos Networks says the rise of UK altnets corresponding to Toob is a key a part of this, providing aggressive connectivity options in contrast with the most important UK community suppliers.
“We’re delighted to be a trusted accomplice for Toob, an rising UK telco with bold development plans,” mentioned Pete Asman, MD for public sector and enterprise at Neos Networks. “This can be a nice collaborative relationship and a transparent instance of how Neos Networks is dedicated to supporting speedy community enlargement that aids the future-proofing of the UK’s digital financial system.
“These Hampshire and Surrey areas within the south of England, usually missed in comparison with fashionable city districts, will profit vastly from the partnership.”
Nick Parbutt, CEO at Toob, added: “Toob is quickly increasing its community to permit shoppers and small companies to totally profit from the benefits of full-fibre supported by Neos Networks infrastructure. The partnership with Neos Networks will probably be a big assist in our drive to ship a community to a couple of million premises over the subsequent six years.”
The information comes simply after Neos Networks launched a cheap, sub-1Gbps resolution to help rising demand for full-fibre connectivity. Neos described the service as “excellent” for organisations with smaller websites which might be unsuitable for companies above 1Gbps, however are too mature for normal broadband connectivity and might make good use of a cheap sub-1Gbps Ethernet hybrid system which has been purpose-built to help rising demand for a full suite of Ethernet companies.