Key Company Milestones

Qubic Group plc, Key Company Milestones

  • 1995 – Company formed
    Qubic began as Ambient Communications Limited in 1995 and was conceived from the outset to take advantage of the convergence of voice and data technologies. Ambient introduced the concept of TiVD (total integration of voice and data) to the UK communications market.
  • 1996 – First VoIP solution
    Always at the forefront of voice and data communications, the company delivered its first integrated Voice over IP solution in 1995.
  • 1997 – Ghana High Commission
    Qubic provides a fully integrated hosted voice and data suite along with high speed data circuits as well as the High Commission’s Passport Control and Visa application software.
  • 1998 – One Essex Court
    Qubic supports an IP telephony solution with teleworker and all the associated network services. Qubic is responsible for the LAN switching and firewall. IT is critical to the operation of the modern Chambers, along with a high availability back-up and business continuity solution.
  • 2002 – Qubic Group plc
    The company changed its name from Ambient Group to Qubic Group plc and begins to acquire smaller organisations to grow its size and product portfolio.
  • 2002 – King’s School Rochester
    Qubic built the entire network to connect the 20 plus buildings on the historic site and continues to support the school’s telephone system.
  • 2003 – Association of Chief Police Officers
    Qubic provides on-site IT support to ACPO
  • 2007 – Direct to datacentre connectivity
    Qubic introduces high-speed circuits that go directly to its datacentres without crossing the public internet to give remote customers 'near LAN' experience.
  • 2008 – UK-wide connectivity and support for Rico Logistics
    Qubic provides fully supported hosted telephony, IT support and business continuity along with high-speed connectivity.
  • 2009 – ISO 9001
    Qubic first gained accreditation to ISO 9001 and currently holds ISO 9001:2015 under certificate number FS 557247.
  • 2010 – IT Support to The Gherkin
    Qubic provides service and support to the Landlord for the entire infrastructure. As part of the service, in addition to LAN support, Qubic provides circuits for WAN connectivity and a mobile telephony service.
  • 2011 – First Lync (now Skype for Business) telephony integration
    Qubic undertook the first integration of Lync (now Skype for Business) on behalf of Microsoft for the London Symphony Orchestra (LSO) to give worldwide communications.
  • 2012 – The London Olympics
    Qubic provided data security for the 2012 Olympics.
  • 2014 – ISO:27001 Accreditation
    Qubic was the first SME to be accredited to the new ISO 27001:2013 standard which was particularly relevant fro the outsourcing of data and data security.
  • 2017 – 4,500 extension cloud telephony solution
    Qubic completed the deployment of the worlds largest single client hosted Mitel telephony system of 4,500 extensions to a UK Local Authority.
  • 2017 – GDPR Compliance
    In 2017, Qubic introduced GDPR Consultancy to help its customer prepare for the introduction of the legislation in May 2018.