How to Hide Network Cables

When networks are first installed, the cables are generally tidy and unobtrusive. Over time, however, you make additions and changes which can lead to a sprawl of cables which not only look unsightly but can also present a hazard. Keeping network cables tidy or hiding them altogether is, therefore, something that exercises the mind of […]

How to Check your Internet Speed

You’ve been looking forward to the latest episode of “Cats In Clothing” for months. You settle down with your dinner and load up the episode. And it’s buffering. And buffering. And buffering. You were promised superfast broadband, and you don’t think you’re getting anywhere near that. It’s time to check your internet speed. Why Should […]

Installing Server Racks

Server racks are an indispensable part of any data centre set up. But whether you are a smaller business with just one rack or a large company with dozens, it’s vitally important that you plan the installation of your racks carefully. This not only serves to ensure that things run smoothly now but helps to […]

How to Wire Ethernet Cables

We may be living in a wireless world, but Ethernet can still outperform Wi-Fi on signal quality, data speed and network scalability. It’s not just for computing either; technologies such as cameras, phone systems and sensor installations also make use of Ethernet connectivity. Having a wired network, whether in your business or at home, gives […]

D-Link Nuclias – Cloud Managed Networks For Businesses

Computer networks are complicated. Unnecessarily complicated. Growing technologies across all sectors are putting a strain on traditional setups. So, D-link are fighting back. Nuclias helps battle unnecessarily complex networks with a cloud-managed network solution! D-Link Nuclias helps to decrease the complexity of the networks by offering visibility, security and automation in one place. All whi...

What is a Network Cable?

Network cables make IT magic happen. They connect devices and transfer data between them. But, “Network Cable” is a bit of a catch-all term. In fact, there a quite a few types of Network cables, such as communication cables, computer cables and more. A Really Brief History of Network Cables Once upon a time, computers […]

Cisco 250 Series: Easy, Affordable Business Network Switches

Slow, unreliable and poorly optimised networks are the bane of an employee’s existence. Getting work done to tight deadlines is stressful enough. Not being able to access the tools they need easily, it can make it worse. It doesn’t have to be this way. Cisco 250 series smart switches combine powerful features with an affordable […]

Comms Express: Changing With the Environment In Mind

Protecting our planet has been at the forefront of conversation in recent months. The Blue Planet TV series showed us the damage we are doing to our world. Climate change scientists are showing worrying figures. Protests and political campaigns are starting up all over the world. So, what can we do? Comms Express has taken […]

D-Link DGS‑1210 Series: Eco-Friendly Smart Managed Switches

Picking a Network Switch can be hard. Doing the research. Comparing features. Checking compatibilities. But, your search may be over. The feature-packed D-Link DGS‑1210 Series Gigabit Smart Managed Switches is the answer to your searching. This flexible switch has a ton of deployment options. They are brilliant for most small to medium-sized business. Also, they […]

Top 10 TP-Link Routers for Small Businesses (Updated for 2019)

Routers are hugely important to your network. They provide access to your internet or private network. So you know your router needs to be high quality. TP-Link is one of the leading manufacturers of routers around the world. Since 1996, they have served billions of people worldwide. Their range of Routers are perfect for home […]

Top 10 Best TP-Link Network Switches For Your Business

TP-Link has been a global provider of Networking equipment since 1996. They boast a vast portfolio of products, which are constantly developed and improved by their expert technicians.  TP-Link’s products cover all areas of networking, from routers to Smart Home tech, Access points to Network Switches, TP-Link has it all. TP-Link’s product portfolio contains a […]