All posts by Teresa Cottam

Teresa is the Chief Analyst at Omnisperience and has over 25 years' experience in the telecoms and technology markets. She is an expert on SME and enterprise telecoms, and has considerable vertical market expertise. Her research focus lies in helping B2B telecoms firms become more commercially successful by better understanding and meeting their customers' needs. She is a judge of the GSMA Global Mobile Awards (GloMo's) for customer experience and enterprise innovation, and for the UK Cloud awards. You can follow her on Twitter @teresacottam

Ofcom pushes for fairer pricing for UK customers

Ofcom’s latest pricing trends report found that UK consumers pay less that in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the US for their services, with the average cost of mobile calls, text and data packages (ARPU) […]

Gen Z want safety and respect

Microsoft study shows that young workers and customers are concerned about internet civility

Green initiatives are a huge emerging market for B2B telecoms

As the GSMA reveals its new green initiatives, BT reminds us that this is no longer just about greenwashing but about cold hard cash

Investment in Nordic networks continues as Altibox buys Skagenfiber

Altibox’s investment in Skagenfiber underlines the potential of the vibrant Nordic market for international connectivity and data centres

Oxfordshire crowned the homeworking capital of the UK

The North of England and Scotland trail behind rural counties such as Oxfordshire, Warwickshire and Norfolk, meaning that both employees and employers are missing out on the wide range of benefits homeworking delivers.

Telecoms industry embraces the blockchain, launching blockchain-based fraud initiative

Fraud management vendor Subex partners with Risk & Assurance Group, utilising blockchain to combat Wangiri fraud

Newcastle gets FTTP from Cityfibre and Virgin

Cityfibre moves to Phase 2 of its rollout. Northern Powerhouse warns of perils of network overbuilding

Climate change and buses are key priorities in UK smart cities

29% say public transport is now their top target for investment to combat climate change and reduce pollution

Sigfox ends 2019 with a flurry of announcements

IoT vendor is launching PAN, enhancing its geolocation, announcing new offer for airline industry, and providing support for Japanese gas company

Eurofiber buys 2,000km of fibre and three data centres

Eurofiber has ended the year with four acquisitions, acquiring Eurafibre, ATE, Eura DC and Datacenter Nedzone. Terms of the deals were not disclosed. Eurafibre, ATE and Eura DC provide fiber-optic, cloud solutions, managed services and […]

Avenga – the new Marvel(lous) MSP

The merger of four managed service providers creates a significant new player spanning Europe, the US and Asia.

Tokyo prepares for most technologically advanced Olympics in history

Games set to be a technological showcase as service providers brace for increased connectivity demands and an onslaught of cybersecurity attacks

F-Secure rethinks AI, launching ‘inhuman’ project inspired by nature

Project Blackfin will leverage collective intelligence techniques such as swarm intelligence

UK focus: superconnected Nottinghamshire is open for business

Ask most people to point to Nottinghamshire on a map and they’ll probably scratch their heads. Others will mumble about Robin Hood but don’t know much about it beyond that. In fact the county ranges […]

Cyber security rises up the agenda for SMEs

A need for compliance plus an increasing threat profile means SME security is a great opportunity for B2B service providers

Arqiva Wins A+E Networks contract, sells masts and towers

Arqiva extends relationship with A+E Networks while making £2 billion from selling its masts and towers business to Cellnex