Investment by Rigby Group plc

Today Fluidata has announced the investment in its business by Rigby Group plc. Rigby Group is the parent company for a portfolio of privately owned and highly successful businesses operating across Europe, the Middle East and North Africa. The £2 billion business, owned by Sir Peter Rigby, has interests in the technology, airports, hotels, real estate, financial and aviation sectors. Among Rigby Group...

23 · MAR ·20150


10 · MAR ·20150

Bridge Fibre

Before using FluidOne, Bridge Fibre were already an established ISP, with a core network infrastructure, with their own diverse transit routing and RIPE allocation in order to maintain and control their connectivity solution for their clients.

Bridge Fibre found their previous single Tier-1 Ethernet provider was struggling to offer the kind of support and reliability that they required to offer...

10 · MAR ·20150


O2 required enhanced resilience for their Wi-Fi network, during conversations with FluidOne, they realised the FluidOne Service Exchange Platform could provide geographic diversity. Therefore has signed a multi-million pound three-year contract with data communications provider, FluidOne. The deal covers two major projects: FluidOne will provide additional resilience for the O2 Wifi network; and O2 Wifi will use FluidOne’s Service Exchange...

10 · MAR ·20150

FluidOne is listed in the Megabuyte50 awards

FluidOne has been fortunate enough to be involved, and list in, the inaugural year of the Megabuyte50 awards. FluidOne was unveiled as one of the Top 50, best-performing privately-owned technology companies in the UK mid-market.

Megabuyte is an independent research provider, tracking the corporate and financial affairs of some 1,500 of Europe’s key public and private companies in the ICT...

26 · FEB ·20150

FluidOne is awarded as a Best Company to Work For 2015

Last night FluidOne was fortunate enough to be involved and list as a Best Company to Work For. We are very excited to announce we were placed at 66 in the Top 100 list for small companies. The list measures a number of factors including: workplace engagement; employee rewards and benefits; leadership; communication and information sharing; environment policies; contribution to...

26 · FEB ·20150

UK Lords call for the Internet to be considered a Utility

These days you wouldn’t be too impressed to move into a new property only to find that the appropriate infrastructure for Internet access has not been installed; however this happens more often than most people think. Regular use of the Internet has become commonplace in most people’s day-to-day lives, so much so that not being able to get online can...

25 · FEB ·20150

Fluidata’s Round-Up of 2014

As many of you already know, 2014 has been an exceptional year for Fluidata as we were awarded the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in Innovation 2014 for our Service Exchange Platform (SEP) solution. This innovative solution has managed to alleviate the issue of rural broadband for millions of households and small businesses across the UK,...

24 · DEC ·20140

UK Schools Suffering from the Digital Divide

It’s a sad state of affairs when over half of the schools in the UK are suffering from a lack of access to high-speed Internet. However, a recent report has shown that 65% of primary schools and 54% of secondary schools have complained about lack of Internet connectivity, leaving thousands of children on the lower end of the digital...

10 · DEC ·20140

Digital Divide preventing thousands of Families from receiving Tax Breaks

Here at Fluidata we often write about the issues the digital divide causes here in the UK, including SMEs failing to compete on the open market and house prices decreasing in rural areas. However, a recent report has highlighted yet another problem caused by the digital divide as thousands of families may soon be unable...

21 · NOV ·20140