Institute of Directors

IoD: UK should aim for 1,000x faster broadband speeds

The UK government has a “poverty of ambition” when it comes to national broadband speeds and should aim for speeds 1,000 times faster than current targets, according to business leaders. A new report by the Institute of Directors (IoD) calls for a new target that would give households and businesses access to speeds of 10 gigabits […]

Sky, TalkTalk, Vodafone urge ‘radical reform’ of UK broadband

The UK broadband market is letting customers and businesses down and it is “time we considered radical reform,” according to the chief executives of Sky, TalkTalk and Vodafone UK. In an open letter published by the Financial Times, the executives and other business leaders said there is an “urgent need for increased competition” and called […]