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December
2020
| 11:45 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today released new images of its Doncaster Contact Centre currently undergoing a multi-million-pound refurbishment - as it announced the project will complete early next year.The centre in Wilmington Drive has undergone a major revamp to modernise...
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November
2020
| 20:42 Europe/Amsterdam
The reopening of shops in England from December 2 is one of the measures included in the Government’s Covid Winter Plan that, for the sake of supporting millions of our customers – particularly those who are isolated, vulnerable or without digital sk...
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24
November
2020
| 15:52 Europe/Amsterdam
Using the power of television, BT colleagues are helping India’s youth become work ready or kickstart their entrepreneurial journey. Their fun, home-made videos sharing tips for young people to achieve #SkillsForTomorrow featured on Map of Me TV whic...
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18
November
2020
| 15:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Ofcom has published its Q2 complaints data for April to June, a period that covers the first three full months of a dramatic change in the way we live our lives.The first UK-wide lockdown because of the Coronavirus pandemic led to a huge surge of peo...
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18
November
2020
| 10:35 Europe/Amsterdam
New agile connectivity to underpin global automotive leader’s data-driven smart transformationBT today announced it is to deploy new software defined wide area network (SD-WAN) for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) in Europe.The new SD-WAN will provide...
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17
November
2020
| 11:24 Europe/Amsterdam
BT has joined forces with high-tech Cambridge spin-out Nu-Quantum, other UK start-ups, Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs) and university partners, as part of a world-first trial of end-to-end quantum-secured communications for 5G and connec...
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16
November
2020
| 18:32 Europe/Amsterdam
When the UK went into lockdown in March this year, there was speculation on whether our networks would be able to cope. On top of the huge demand from blockbuster game launches and updates, constant software downloads, and mass streaming of popular T...
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12
November
2020
| 10:04 Europe/Amsterdam
Customers to benefit from flexibility and choice as they optimise networks for cloud servicesBT today announced the launch of a new generation of cloud-optimised managed network services to expand multinational customers’ choice of software-based con...
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10
November
2020
| 15:36 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group intends to set up a standalone procurement company. Cyril Pourrat, our Chief Procurement Officer, has written to our largest suppliers to let them know about this proposal:Subject: Our intention to establish a ProcureCoDear supplier,As you a...
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10
November
2020
| 10:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group today announced the appointment of Bridget Lea as Managing Director of Commercial for its Consumer division, following the departure of Ettienne Brandt.Bridget joins the business from Sainsbury’s and Argos, prior to which she led Stores, Onl...
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November
2020
| 09:53 Europe/Amsterdam
Cloud Work provided by RingCentral to be a lead UCaaS and CCaaS offering for BT business and public sector customers, accelerating UK’s digital transformation agenda November 9, 2020 – BT, the UK’s leading telecommunications and network provider, and...
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09
November
2020
| 07:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group announced today that it plans to move into its new state of the art office in the centre of Bristol in early 2022. Bristol has been announced as one of BT’s key locations in the UK, with the new office acting as a hub for more than 2,000 ...
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06
November
2020
| 13:48 Europe/Amsterdam
Technology revolutions can bring profound changes to the ways that we live and work. It can reshape cities and communities – just look at the effect that the steam engine had on the economy of areas like Swindon in the early 1900s.Mass transportation...
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04
November
2020
| 11:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Switching to 100% renewable electricity globally underpins BT’s commitment to build back better - creating a more resilient, low carbon society. High profile digital skills campaign helps 5.7m people connect, learn and stay safe online durin...
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03
November
2020
| 10:42 Europe/Amsterdam
BT installs UK’s first dedicated public 5G network for a connected campus, bringing new opportunities for University led research, and further enhancing students’ learning experience through its EE mobile network New Innovation Alliance sees...
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03
November
2020
| 10:19 Europe/Amsterdam
Transaction furthers BT’s transformation of its Global unit BT announced it has concluded the sale of its domestic operations in France to Computacenter, announced on July 16, 2020. The transaction is part of BT’s ongoing transformation of its Glo...
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02
November
2020
| 13:54 Europe/Amsterdam
More than 50 percent of business leaders are not familiar with half of the technologies listed in the survey 40 percent of businesses that have adopted technologies like 5G, blockchain and virtual reality (VR) think they are yet to maximise the be...
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29
October
2020
| 08:00 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group plc (BT.L) today announced its results for the half year to 30 September 2020. Key strategic developments: All of Openreach's major CP1 customers now selling FTTP with strong increase in sales in Q2 Consumer aligns pricing pol...
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28
October
2020
| 10:44 Europe/Amsterdam
2020 has been a year of tectonic shifts in the UK’s telecoms supply chain. In January this year the UK government announced proposals to limit use of Huawei to 35% of future fixed and radio access networks and exclude them from the core of the networ...
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27
October
2020
| 11:50 Europe/Amsterdam
  5G Private Network to accelerate Belfast Harbour’s ambition to become the world’s Best Regional Smart Port Partnership to stimulate innovation across transport, logistics, public safety, physical security and sustainability BT and Belfast ...
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22
October
2020
| 13:22 Europe/Amsterdam
BT today announced that its mobile network EE is the first to partner with Google to bring RCS Business Messaging (RBM) to businesses in the UK. RCS is the next generation of mobile messaging, included in the latest GSMA 5G standard. Through its Smar...
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22
October
2020
| 11:01 Europe/Amsterdam
By Kevin Brown, Managing Director, BT Security; Sarah Lyons, Deputy Director, National Cyber Security Centre While large organisations often have entire teams dedicated to security, many smaller businesses with limited bandwidth and resources stru...
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21
October
2020
| 10:31 Europe/Amsterdam
National survey from BT suggests impact of coronavirus risks worsening the digital divide 34% of adults in the UK think more should be done to ensure that everyone has access to online technology 43% of 25-30 year olds say their wellbei...
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20
October
2020
| 12:44 Europe/Amsterdam
Technology is changing the world in all sorts of wonderful ways, but for many of us that sense of change can also be scary. We live in a time of proliferating data, sensors and intelligent machines. The ways we live, work, travel and stay healthy are...
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15
October
2020
| 12:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Jon Pollock, BT Director of Corporate Sales, has been appointed as the director for BT’s Enterprise business in London, the South of England and Wales. In his new role, Jon will be responsible for leading and expanding BT Enterprise’s relationship...
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13
October
2020
| 15:12 Europe/Amsterdam
Workers in the telecommunications industry have been recognised as key workers and have continued to work through the pandemic to keep the UK connected; providing critical support for the NHS, the emergency services and vulnerable customers.  As a...
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October
2020
| 15:54 Europe/Amsterdam
New carrier agreement with Zoom allows BT to offer a managed service with integrated networking to ensure optimal user experiences BT today announced it is expanding its multinational customers’ choice of cloud-based audio and video collaboration ...
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07
October
2020
| 12:39 Europe/Amsterdam
BT Group today announced that the landmark New Bailey development, close to Manchester city centre, will be its primary new home in the city and provide a future-fit workplace for thousands of colleagues. The new building will complete the New Bai...
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01
October
2020
| 18:57 Europe/Amsterdam
Transaction furthers BT’s transformation of its Global unit and supports continuity and growth opportunities for customers and employees in the region BT today announced that it has concluded the sale of its domestic operations and infrastructure...
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October
2020
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
The 6km network uses Quantum Key Distribution (QKD) to ensure ultra-secure data transmission between the National Composites Centre (NCC) and the Centre for Modelling and Simulation (CFMS) in Bristol 1st October 2020, London: BT and Toshiba Europe...
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