RHM Telecommunications LTD awarded platinum status by Gamma

Gloucester based, Telecom and mobile communications reseller, RHM Telecommunications has been awarded Platinum Partner status by Gamma, the UK market leader for hosted telephony and Sip Trunks. Gamma has more than 900 resellers with only 23 achieving Platinum accreditation. Gamma is a specialist business only carrier whose main route to market is through resellers such…

Read more

When It Comes To Internet Security Paying A Little Extra Can Make All The Difference

The adage ‘you get what you pay for’ has been highlighted recently in a spate of malware attacks which targeted lower price range routers, causing untold damage to businesses. In November 2016 around 100,000 UK Post Office broadband customers were infected by malware which targeted certain routers, preventing users connecting to the internet. This ‘Mirai…

Read more

EU reveals €500m fund to enhance broadband infrastructure

The European Commission (EC) has announced the launch of a €500m fund that will be devoted to enhancing broadband quality throughout Europe. Though the UK public earlier this year voted in favour of leaving the EU, the UK will still remain a member of the union until two years after Article 50 is triggered. This…

Read more

The Internet of Things – Looking into the Future

The Internet of Things isn’t a new concept. In fact it’s been around since the first internet connected toaster was developed by two entrepreneurs and revealed at Interop in 1990. However the hype around the Internet of Things (IoT) and smart technology is building apace with real commercial benefits beginning to emerge. But what exactly…

Read more

Vodafone and BT clash over G.fast broadband

Vodafone have hit the headlines again as they’ve become embroiled in another competition row with BT. Evidently Vodafone wrote to Ofcom to complain about Openreach’s trials for 330Mbps G.fast broadband technology. According to Vodafone, the trial has broken Ofcom’s stringent rules requiring a prior consultation to occur before tests begin. This is only the latest…

Read more

New regulations prevent misleading broadband ads

After the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) called for greater transparency in broadband advertisements, a list of changes has been implemented which will ensure that broadband firms clearly state contract prices in their adverts. The rules were first announced back in May. However, companies appealed for more time, in order to comply with the new regulations….

Read more

Head in the Clouds or Pure Business Sense?

For the past couple of years RHM has seen a massive migration to cloud based telephony, particularly SME’s. 2 years ago 75% of RHM’s customers were using traditional on site equipment whereas that figure has now flipped on its head, with 2016 showing 73% of RHM’s client base utilising cloud based telephony. What is cloud…

Read more

What advantages does VOIP offer business?

If you’re running a business with more than one phone line, it’s quite likely that you’re using a traditional PBX (Private Branch eXchange) phone system, connected via ISDN. It’s a bit like having your own mini telephone exchange in your building. These sorts of systems have been popular since the earliest forms of them were…

Read more

Digital divides: towards better broadband provision

This year, the annual Telecommunications Policy Research Conference (TPRC) took place in the USA. The TPRC confers on information policy and assembles researchers and policy makers from industry, government, academia and NGOs. This year, a particular panel (Rural Broadband Policies in a Cross-National Comparison) was organised by Bibi Reisdorf. What emerged from this panel was…

Read more

© rhm telecommunications 2021