Getting Virgin Media’s new XGSPON broadband installed Part 1

By Nathan Morgan

This multi part blog will be covering my journey getting Virgin Media’s Gig1 XGSPON powered full fibre broadband at my home. In this first part I will cover the sales and ordering process.  If your intrested in getting Virgin Media you can get £50 cashback on any package here What is Virgin Media XGSPON? When…

Broadband & moving home

By Nathan Morgan

Moving home can be very stressful and for most people having a fast and reliable broadband connection is very important. In this blog we will cover everything you need to know about Broadband & moving home. Checking the broadband at your new home An example of a broadband check on Rightmove does not give the…

The three types of Virgin Media Broadband

By Nathan Morgan

When you visit Virgin Media’s website to look at their broadband packages what is not obvious is there are three different ways the broadband will reach your home. In this blog we will cover the three types of Virgin Media Broadband. Virgin now offer 2Gbps speeds and symmetrical connections but only in some areas using…

How to setup a backup internet connection

By Nathan Morgan

We depend on the internet more than ever with many aspects of our home’s connected to the internet therefore having a backup internet connection is a sensible idea. In this blog we will explore how to setup a backup internet connection looking at a range of options and its not as hard or expensive as…

Is Multi-Gigabit Broadband worth it?

By Nathan Morgan

This year has seen more and more providers offering Multi-Gigabit Broadband but is it just all hype or is Multi-Gigabit Broadband worth upgrading to. In this blog we will cover what Multi-Gigabit Broadband means, how much it costs and the pros and cons in a residential setting. What is Multi-Gigabit Broadband? Multi-Gigabit Broadband is a…

Do you need a static IP address in 2023?

By Nathan Morgan

There was a time where if you were running a website or needing to remote into your network a static IP address on your internet connection was essential. In this blog we explore ways you can live without a static public ip address which can save you money and make your network more secure. Static…