Managed internet service provider, Wifinity, has been awarded a 10-year contract to provide WiFi and internet services across Anchor’s entire portfolio of nearly 1,700 locations. A first for the later living sector, this rollout is set to be one of the largest backhaul and hardware deployments in the country. As England’s largest provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life, Anchor is investing in its digital infrastructure and connectivity as part of it Connected Properties programme.
Sarah Jones, CEO of Anchor Hanover Group, said, “We chose to partner with Wifinity because they are the leaders in the space of providing complex managed internet and broadband services. They have a proven track record of delivering at scale and they also took the time to really understand the people we serve and our business’ specific needs.”
Costas Demetriou, Wifinity CEO, said, “We are delighted to be selected by Anchor to be a part of this digital transformation. The scale and ambition of this programme is huge and will make such a difference to so many people.”