Mobile devices take top spot for online shoppers

With the recent upsurge in online purchases proving challenging for the high street, new figures have been published that show mobile devices have pipped desktops for the very first time. The report featured in The Guardian can be found here With our recent research detailing the benefits of harnessing Wi-Fi to win more business from […]

September 2, 2014 News

Wireless networks & SDN : Northants based Tallac announce European Launch

Sharing a hometown, a close partnership and the title of wireless specialists within Northamptonshire…we at Haptic are seldom as excitable as we have been since working alongside Tallac Networks. Paving the way for next generation WiFi and SDN (Software Defined Networking) Tallac have expanded from the US in order to obtain a sought after share of […]

August 27, 2014 News

CFest 2014 – Charity Fun Day

In loving memory of local heroes Graham ‘Gray’ Crick and Mark ‘Top’ Waterfield whose lives were both sadly cut short by cancer in 2012. The 3rd annual Cfest charity fun day is being held this Sunday (3rd August) at it’s usual destination of Rushton Cricket Club, Northants. All proceeds are donated to Cransley Hospice, Kettering […]

July 30, 2014 News

IT Specialists Haptic Networks named as HP Business Partners

In our efforts to ensure we provide the best support and competitive pricing to our clients we at Haptic have teamed up with HP to become ‘HP Business Partners’. Providing added access to support and keen pricing in order to continue offering our valued customers excellent pre/post sales advice whilst helping crucial budgets stretch further. We […]

July 24, 2014 News

Haptic – Wireless specialists granted Ruckus ‘Alpha Dog’ Status

WiFi specialists Haptic and Ruckus Wireless have enjoyed a long and successful partnership spanning over 5 years. With hundreds of satisfied customers across the UK, Europe and UAE we continue to deploy solid reliable wireless networks using the Ruckus solution. The existing partner program offers three echelons, Big Dog, Top Dog and Alpha Dog. Haptic have been […]

July 11, 2014 News

SDN – HP updates switches with added performance to enhance software defined networking

In order to enable users to take advantage of the huge benefits software-defined networking (SDN) provides, Hewlett Packard has updated its 5400 Series of switches with enhanced performance and capabilities. Currently the two models that have received the enhancement are the HP 5406R zl2 & HP 5412R zl2. They benefit from a newly redesigned application-specific […]

June 25, 2014 News

Network security: New Cybercrime tests for banks

BBC News has reported that the Bank of England is stepping up efforts to protect financial institutions from cyber-attacks. The new cybersecurity strategy (known as CBEST) will begin it’s tests this summer as the first of it’s kind within the financial services sector. This news comes amidst rising fears within the sector, according to the […]

June 11, 2014 News

Northamptonshire Wireless Specialists make Daily Telegraph front page

Despite successfully deploying WiFi networks for schools; healthcare and business for many years, our project to install Ruckus Wireless at the Royal Hospital Chelsea is a fond favourite. We immensely enjoyed the experience of working alongside such an iconic institution as well as the privilege of meeting some of the tech-savvy Chelsea Pensioners. The Daily […]

June 5, 2014 News

Haptic become Netgear Powershift Partners

In order to continue delivering on our promise to offer the leading market solutions to our clients, Haptic have forged an alliance with Netgear. Recently announcing our status as Netgear Powershift Partners, we can now offer the full range of networking, security and storage solutions alongside the excellent support we’ve become renowned for. We look forward […]

May 21, 2014 News

Are you eligible for up to £3000 of Govt funding for Broadband?

We were surprised about BBC Oxford’s report that a £3.1m government grant to help firms in Oxford access superfast broadband has received just two applications. The Connection Vouchers scheme is open to businesses with fewer than 250 workers and offers up to £3,000 to cover connection costs. Haptic is a registered supplier to the BDUK connection […]

May 6, 2014 News