In the news

In the news

enet has been around since 2004 and, in that time, we have been featured in many newspaper and magazine articles, both online and offline. While we can't show them all, here is a selection of our favourites;

2017
Date 
News item 
Source 
26th June 2017

I love doing battle: The tough guy who made €750m

BBC
16th June 2017

Without fibre, innovation will come to a grinding halt

Huffington Post
6th June 2017

enet brings dark fibre connectivity to Galway...

telecompaper 
26th May 2017

enet delivers fibre connection for Cora Systems

telecompaper
8th May 2017

SIRO, enet partner for FTTB

Light Wave
4th May 2017

enet and Siro announce fibre partnership agreement

telecompaper
4th May 2017

SIRO and enet announce strategic tie-up...

Irish Times
4th May 2017

SIRO and enet announce partnership agreement

Irish Tech News
4th May 2017

enet broadband providers to access new fibre network 

BizPlus
4th May 2017 enet expands network capabilities with Siro deal Tech Central
4th May 2017

enet pens deal with Siro to offer gigabit fibre network...

Silicon Republic
21st April 2017

enet delivers fibre backup for Cork exchange

telecompaper
20th April 2017

enet claims 1m end users now connect across its networks

Silicon Republic
20th April 2017

enet Boosts Business With Unlimited Connectivity

NCN
20th April 2017

enet delivers connectivity boost to Cork Internet...

TechCentral.ie
4th April 2017

enet to light up 10 regional Irish towns

Silicon Republic
3rd April 2017

Manorhamilton included in €5M enet investment...

Leitrim Observer
3rd April 2017

enet ramps up broadband investment in 10 regional towns

Tech Central
31st March 2017

enet invests in Northern Ireland infrastructure

Comms Dealer
29th March 2017

enet Invests £175,000 into telecoms infrastructure...

TechCentral.ie
29th March 2017

enet pumps £175,000 into NI telecoms infrastructure

Silicon Republic
23rd March 2017 enet provides Cork schools with superfast broadband... thecork.ie
13th March 2017 No time for crossed lines... Silicon Republic
13th March 2017 Limerick company connecting schools to information...  Limerick Leader
10th March 2017 Only 7,623 houses have fibre broadband despite claims The Irish Times
3rd March 2017 enet enters UK market following link-up with SSE Comms Dealer
3rd March 2017 enet enters UK with SSE Enterprise Telecoms Deal Total Telecom
3rd March 2017 enet enters UK Market Comms Business
3rd March 2017 SSE Enterprise Telecoms bridge the entrance of Irish Network Operator Data Economy
2nd March 2017 enet enters UK market for first time Real Wire
2nd March 2017 enet expand into UK with telco deal BizPlus
2nd March 2017 Carrier enet enters UK market after SSE wholesale deal Capacity Media
1st March 2017 enet expands to UK in deal with SSE  telecompaper
17th Feb 2017

Fibre is the silver bullet

Silicon Republic
17th Feb 2017

The complete Data Tapestry: Who’s who in Ireland’s 

Silicon Republic
16th Feb 2017

enet becomes top schools broadband provider

Tech Central
13th Feb 2017

15 telecoms carriers joining the dots

Silicon Republic
10th Feb 2017

This is a billion-dollar firm

The Times (IE)
8th Feb 2017

enet brings total investment in development of fibre ....

switcher.ie
20th Jan 2017

Virgin to crank up Irish rollout; enet in EUR100m...

Telegeography 
19th Jan 2017

enet completes national backhaul network

telecompaper
19th Jan 2017

enet's investment programme tops €100

total telecom
13th Jan 2017

60 seconds with: Conal Henry

Business & Finance
2016
Date 
News item 
Source 
10th December 2016

Inside the little-known company that brought broadband to dozens of Irish towns

 the journal 
7th December 2016

Inside the little-known company that brought broadband to dozens of Irish towns

FORA
2nd November 2016

enet expands Dublin network 

total telecom
2nd November 2016

enet’s Investment Programme Sees New Dublin Network Connecting 11 Data Centres

Data Economy 
1st November 2016

enet links Dublin data centres after latest investment

Tech Central
21st October 2016

enet brings fibre broadband to North Kerry

Tech Central
20th October 2016

enet boss says farmers for Eir a case of 'premature articulation'

The Irish Independent 
20th October 2016

enet network now delivering high speed, fibre broadband in North Kerry 

Irish Tech News
20th October 2016 Addressing frustrations with broadband  Leitrim Obserber
3rd August 2016

The cable guy: David C McCourt on Ireland’s broadband future

Silicon Republic
24th July 2016

The billion-dollar Boston mogul who aims to fix Ireland's broadband

The Irish Independent 
5th July 2016

Revealed: The three bidders shortlisted for National Broadband Plan

 The Irish Independent
28th May 2016 Broadband rollout can be done in three years, operators insist The Irish Independent 
20th May 2016 enet connects 1,000th rural Irish business with 250Mb broadband Irish Tech News
15th May 2016 The safe bet for enet? The Business Post
11th April 2016  Ex-Eircom boss Phil Nolan backing new bid for rollout of National Broadband Plan The Irish Independent 
6th April 2016 enet consortium to bid for broadband contract The Irish Times
7th March 2016  Telecoms group Enet plans bid for rural broadband scheme The Irish Times 
22nd February 2016 enets fibre network expansion continues in Castlebar Silicon Republic
22nd February 2016 enet launches €1.5m fibre broadband network in Mayo The Irish Times 
15th February 2016 enet  reaches final stages of European Business Awards  Business World 
12th February 2016 Leaders' Insights: Conal Henry, enet Silicon Republic
10th February 2016 Magnet signs 5-year deal with enet to expand into national hubs Silicon Republic 
10th February 2016 Magnet broadens regional coverage with enet deal Irish Independent
9th February 2016  enet completes backhaul deal with Magnet Networks Digital Daily 
4th February 2016  Taoiseach admits rural Ireland left behind in broadband race Irish Examiner 
1st February 2016  Enet launches 1 Gbps rural FTTH network Telecom Paper
31st January 2016 It's OK to make mistakes - just don't keep making the same mistakes over and over again Irish Independent 
30th January 2016 enet Launches Rural Gigabit Network in Ireland Light Reading
29th January 2016 Broadband Action Plan launches in Ardee This is Ardee
29th January 2016 Enet plans to compete against Eir and SIRO for entire National Broadband Plan rollout Silicon Republic
29th January 2016 Enet showcases National Broadband Plan capabilities with 1gbps network in Kerry Irish Independent 
29th January 2016 North Kerry Fibre Broadband Launched by enet Digital Daily 
2015
Date 
News item 
Source 
18th December 2015  Granahan McCourt Capital completes integration of Ireland’s enet and AirSpeed Telecom networks Vanilla Plus
17th December 2015  Ireland gets new national gigabit internet platform Silicon Republic 
17th December 2015  enet owner investment approaches €100m The Irish Times 
26th November 2015  How to 'Get Rich Slowly' the enet Way Light Reading 
23rd October 2015  EIB announces funding for Irish SMEs and Dublin Port RTE news 
23rd October 2015  enet welcomes €12M investment Business World 
24th September 2015  enet officially launches Ardee fibre network This Is Ardee 
24th September 2015  enet brings fibre broadband to over half of Ardee businesses Switcher
2nd August  2015  Connecting Ireland’s rural areas European Investment Bank 
5th June 2015  High-speed broadband levelling the playing field for rural Ireland The Irish Times
26th May 2015  Mayo reaping benefit of over 16m investment by telecoms sector Connaught Telegraph 
19th May 2015 enet's fibre network brings spark of life to Irish towns Engineers Journal 
6th May 2015 enet set to invest €1.5m building fibre network in Castlebar Irish Building 
5th May 2015 Taoiseach welcomes €1.5 million fibre broadband announcement Mayo News 
2nd May 2015  Castlebar to benefit from €1.5M enet fibre broadband investment Digital Daily 
1st May 2015  enet to invest €1.5M building fibre network in Castlebar Business World 
1st May 2015  Castlebar gets €1.5m investment to expand fibre network Silicon Republic 
30th April 2015  IDA to invest €150m in five-year broadband strategy Tech Central 
12th March 2015  US investors paid €42m for fibre firm Enet, new accounts reveal Irish Independent
8th March 2015  David McCourt plots his new Dublin-based telecoms empire Irish Independent
5th March 2015 Business lobbying is best way to lure fibre networks across countryside The Irish Times
2nd March 2015 Kilkenny looks set to be Ireland's first fibre optic city Entertainment.ie 
2nd March 2015 Kilkenny to become Ireland’s first ever ‘fibre optic city’ Silicon Republic 
20th February 2015  Fund of €12m will bring broadband to rural companies The Irish Times
19th February 2015  enet to proceed with fibre expansion after raising €12m from EIB Silicon Republic 
19th February 2015  European Investment Bank provides €12m for enet fibre broadband projects Tech Central 
13th January 2015  From child to MAN – Ireland’s fibre network celebrates ten years Engineers Journal 
2014
Date 
News item 
Source 
21st October 2014  Calix E7 Delivers "fibredirect" Service for Businesses to Ireland's First Fiber Towns Market Wired 
16th October 2014 

Super broadband project on course

Dundalk Democrat
28th September 2014

Conal Henry: What I wish I’d known before I started

Irish Independent
30th August 2014 

Almost all IDA jobs in Limerick are linked to MAN network

Limerick Leader
17th August 2014 

Ardee Community School set to benefit from broadband network

Dundalk Democrat
15th July 2014  105 additional Irish schools to be connected to 100Mbps broadband Silicon Republic 
5th July 2014  Loughrea Chamber urges town’s businesses to sign up to new fibre network Galway Advertiser 
2013
Date 
News item 
Source 
22nd November 2013 The five minute CIO: Thomas Grant Silicon Republic 
28th September 2013 Telecoms firm eNet sold to US consortium Irish Independent
28th September 2013 International Investor group buys enet  RTE news 
27th September 2013 New Enet owners open door for expansion Irish Independent
27th September 2013 US telecoms investors buy Irish fibre firm E-net Silicon Republic