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Digital and broadband

Is cyber security part of your business plan?

HIE is supporting account managed clients to become cyber security savvy. In this news blog we have some simple measures and advice for a...

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Highlands and Islands DataFest18

A special week long programme is being held in the Highlands and Islands de-mystifying the ways data can be used to change lives, deliver...

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Highlands and Islands history and culture brought to life through digital

The Highlands and Islands of Scotland has a fascinating story to tell its visitors, and four projects rich in heritage are being brought ...

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Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband reaches more Highlands and Islands homes

More fibre broadband has gone live across the Highlands and Islands thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broadband roll-out....

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Moray business week

Moray businesses are being offered free workshops during Moray Business Week, 8-15 November, including two digital events hosted by HIE a...

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Digital Dock lands at Sandbank Business Park in Dunoon

Around 30 businesses and local groups came to the launch of a new digital initiative at the Fairmile Building in Dunoon yesterday (Monday...

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#hellodigital comes to Dunoon

Digital technology is increasingly changing how we live, work and study – and a new initiative in Dunoon is set to help local people find...

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Get Cyber Strong with HIE

Highlands and Islands Enterprise is offering its clients across the region support to protect themselves from cyber attacks, by launching...

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Google digital skills roadshow in the Highlands and Islands with #hellodigital

Google and Highlands and Islands Enterprise are launching a new digital skills training programme for businesses across the Highlands and...

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Orkney digital forum hears of fibre broadband progress

A Digital Forum for Orkney has heard today (Thursday 24 Aug) that around 8,500 island homes and businesses are now part of the next gener...

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Fibre broadband update for Shetland Digital Forum

A Digital Forum for Shetland heard this evening (Wednesday 23 Aug) that around 9.000 island homes and businesses are now part of the next...

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Review of community broadband delivery under way

The role played by a government-funded initiative to deliver broadband to Scotland’s most hard-to-reach communities is the focus of a new...

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Scotland’s largest community broadband network set to grow to reach further Lochaber areas

Scotland’s largest community broadband network, which was developed by local people to bring better connections to some of Lochaber’s har...

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92% of Nairn premises have access to next generation broadband

More than nine out of ten homes and businesses in Nairn can now access high speed fibre broadband.

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No strings attached for broadband delivery to Hebridean island

High speed broadband has arrived on the small Hebridean island of Scalpay. A wireless link is providing access to the same mainstream fib...

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More superfast broadband for Argyll and Bute

More rural communities in Argyll and Bute are now able to connect to high-speed fibre thanks to the £428M Digital Scotland Superfast Broa...

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Rural broadband roll-out reaching further

More than 160,000 homes and businesses in the Highlands and Islands are now part of the high speed fibre broadband network, thanks to the...

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Statement on AB Internet

Statement on AB Internet, the suppliers of two Community Broadband Scotland (CBS) projects, Loch Tay Internet and Gigaplus Argyll.

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