We are delighted to announce that Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband are joining us as a show partner this year. Thanks to the Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband programme over 780,000 premises can now access fibre broadband. The programme will deliver access to fibre broadband to around 95% of premises by the end of December 2017, when combined with existing commercial roll-out plans.
Fibre broadband offers fast and reliable broadband connections at speeds of up to 80Mbps* and there are many suppliers in the marketplace to choose from. Across the whole of Aberdeenshire more than 96,000 homes and businesses can now benefit from fibre broadband through the Digital Scotland rollout.
Whether you own a business, work from home or want to keep in touch with friends and family, fibre broadband enables multiple users to connect to the internet at high speeds and get better, faster access to online services.
Digital Scotland funding partners include the Scottish Government, Highlands and Islands Enterprise, BT, the UK Government through Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK), local authorities and the European Regional Development Fund.
You can check the Digital Scotland website to find out if you have access the latest fibre broadband technology in your area at www.scotlandsuperfast.com
The team will be at the show to check postcodes for you, answer any questions and to provide further guidance on moving to fibre broadband so pop along to their stand to see if you could upgrade your internet.