WHO ARE INTECHNOLOGYWIFI?
intechnologyWiFi provides the only free WiFi solution that addresses the connectivity, coverage and capacity challenges accompanying high numbers of users in towns and cities, stadiums and events, while at the same time offering potential revenue-generating opportunities for customers.
We oversee all the hardware and software, and possess the in-house expertise required to design, install and maintain a seamless public WiFi network from conception to completion – all for free and at no risk to the customer and users. Our market-defining offering also includes the development and delivery of an accompanying content package, with user engagement and revenue streams driven through usage of the WiFi network.
THE COMPLETE PARTNER
Within a market flooded with providers, we combine our exceptional in-house expertise, experience and resources, as well as our strong financial power, to offer a complete WiFi solution.
Natalie Duffield, CEO, intechnologyWiFi
UNRIVALLED IN-HOUSE EXPERTISE AND RESOURCES
intechnologyWiFi calls upon an enviable set of in-house resources and expertise to deliver its market-defining free WiFi connectivity solution.
BACKHAUL, STORAGE AND DATA CENTRES
SOFTWARE AND APP DEVELOPMENT
DATA MONETISATION AND MANAGEMENT
SPONSORSHIP AND ADVERTISING
SERVICES, SUPPORT AND NOC MODELS
A PEDIGREE IN SUCCESSFUL TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION
intechnologyWiFi is part of Intechnology plc, owned by Peter Wilkinson, one of the UK’s most successful technology entrepreneurs, with a proven track record in delivering profitable technology and free, content-based, commercial internet solutions.
These solutions include developing and selling the first free consumer internet service, Freeserve, and the growth and sale of sports website business, Sports Internet Group, to BSkyB for £300m (later to become Sky Bet). Peter also built the Harrogate-based data services and telecommunications business, inTechnology Managed Services, owned an extremely successful storage solutions and hardware business (Storm), and created the first business-to-business ISP, Planet Online. intechnologyWiFi brings with it all the heritage, knowledge and resources of Intechnology plc.
1983 : Storm
We establish one of the UKs largest data storage distributors (£320m revenue)
1995 : Planet
We build the UK’s first profitable business ISP
1997 : Planet Football
We produce the first ‘official’ websites for 23 football clubs and first online merchandising stores as a start-up
1998 : Freeserve
We grow the UK’s most successful consumer ISP. Planet Online sold to Energis (£85m) and Freeserve to Energis (undisc.)
1999 : Sports Internet Group
We become the first official online betting service after the £19.7m purchase of Surrey Sports. Planet Football reversed into AIM-listed Sports Internet Group and sports statistics provider Opta acquired along with £30m funding
1999 : Vdata
We build one of the leading online data storage services
2000 : inTechnology
Sports Internet Group is acquired for £301m and rebranded as Sky Bet. Storm and Vdata merge to become inTechnology
2006 : Mobile Tornado
We develop one of the UK’s first enterprise grade hosted voice platforms. We sell inTechnology’s distribution arm (Storm) to Arrow for £42m
2012 : Inhealthcare
We develop digital health solutions, enabling the NHS to provide improved out of hospital care
2013 : intechnologyWiFi
We buy global WiFi manufacturer Alvarion, and develop free WiFi solutions. We sell inTechnology Managed Services for £65m
OUR VALUES – KEEP THE FAITH
To constantly keep the delivery of excellence at the forefront of our minds
Adaptable to change and business agility
Forward thinking and finding answers to challenges
Working better together than as individuals
Being honest and transparent with clients and each other