By Thomas O’Hagan, Managing Director, b4b Group Writing last month, I put forward the argument that technology and digital solutions would provide many of the answers to the question of how we effectively tackle climate change. Over the last fortnight, as coverage of the COP26 summit in Glasgow has dominated the airwaves and print media,…

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Full Fibre Broadband in Northern Ireland

Thomas O’Hagan, Managing Director – b4b Group The rollout of fibre broadband across Northern Ireland is having a major positive impact on communities and businesses, especially those in rural settings. It goes without saying that we now all view a broadband connection as essential, be that at home or at our place of work. However,…

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By Thomas O’Hagan, Managing Director, b4b Group With the Tokyo Olympics now well under way, it is clear they are a Games like no other we’ve previously witnessed. Paradoxically, while no supporters, including athletes’ families, are permitted to attend the events in Japan because of COVID-19, these are the most accessible Olympics in history –…

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Cyber security

By Thomas O’Hagan, Managing Director, b4b Group The cost of cyber attacks on businesses across the UK is an eye-watering £34 billion annually, according to research by the CEBR (Centre of Economics and Business Research). It’s a sobering figure and one that acts as a reminder to companies of all sizes of the importance of…

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Digital transformation

By Thomas O’Hagan, Managing Director, b4b Group Such has been the pace of change, there have been greater advances made in digital transformation and the adoption of new technologies in the past 12 months than in the previous 12 years combined. That may seem a bold statement but we’ve all got used to describing the…

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