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February
2024
| 10:39 Europe/London
BT’s Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) network covers 97% of the UK population and is now available to business customers.Rollout builds upon BT’s ongoing IoT investments to keep businesses connected to their smart devices.NB-IoT network will la...
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22
February
2024
| 09:45 Europe/London
LONDON, 22 February 2024: BT Group’s Digital Unit today announces that its modernisation programme to simplify and enhance BT Group’s technology architecture has achieved TM Forum’s prized 'Running on ODA' status. BT Group’s recognition, alongside ni...
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21
February
2024
| 08:30 Europe/London
BT Group has agreed to the sale of the BT Tower for £275m to MCR Hotels, who plan to preserve BT Tower as an iconic hotel, securing its place as a London landmark for the future.As the UK heads rapidly into an all-digital future, a number of network ...
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February
2024
| 08:01 Europe/London
·       100,000+ lines of code generated by Amazon CodeWhisperer in first four months, automating around 12% of the tedious, repetitive, and time-consuming work done by software engineers using the platform·      15-20 suggestions of code per softwar...
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08
February
2024
| 09:30 Europe/London
Demonstration of 5G network slicing capabilities for mobile gaming and video conferencing shows potential for new and differentiated services for consumers and enterprise users.The trial took place at the BT Group pilot cluster in Adastral Park, usin...
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01
February
2024
| 07:00 Europe/London
Allison Kirkby, Chief Executive, commenting on the results, said"BT Group has delivered another quarter of revenue and EBITDA growth, while rapidly building and upgrading customers to our full-fibre broadband and 5G networks, and we continue to be on...
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29
January
2024
| 05:00 Europe/London
BT Group has today announced plans to recruit more than 500[1] apprentices and graduates for its September 2024 intake.The company will recruit talent into the company across areas as diverse as software engineering, customer service, applied researc...
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25
January
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
Online hate, misogyny and bullying are pushing girls INTO tech careers, according to BT Group’s Digital Heirs research, with a quarter wanting to make the internet safer for the next generation. Top concerns for young people include online bullying, ...
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25
January
2024
| 08:00 Europe/London
by Michael Smy, Head of Street, BT Group
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22
January
2024
| 09:59 Europe/London
By Howard Watson, Chief Security and Networks Officer, BT Group
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19
January
2024
| 09:00 Europe/London
By Greg McCall, Chief Networks Officer
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16
January
2024
| 10:59 Europe/London
By Marc Allera, CEO, BT Group’s Consumer division
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15
January
2024
| 00:01 Europe/London
BT’s sponsorship of all four pro rugby teams in Wales for the 2023-24 season marks 10 consecutive years as sponsor The partnership is one of the longest sponsorship deals in the history of Welsh regional rugby The sponsorship has seen community event...
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11
January
2024
| 10:01 Europe/London
BT and Basrah Gas Company (BGC), Iraq’s largest gas flare reduction company and a joint venture among the Iraqi Government, Shell and Mitsubishi, announced a new agreement to securely connect the company’s operations in Iraq and help accelerate its d...
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08
January
2024
| 00:05 Europe/London
Pilots aim to extend usefulness of near end-of-life green street cabinets as EV charge pointsUp to 60,000 street cabinets could be used in this way, tackling the current national shortfall in EV charging infrastructurePilot rollout to take place as a...
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2023
21
December
2023
| 09:00 Europe/London
By Greg McCall, Chief Networks Officer
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18
December
2023
| 07:28 Europe/London
By Lucy Baker MBE, All-IP Director, BT Consumer
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12
December
2023
| 09:00 Europe/London
By Greg McCall, Chief Networks Officer
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08
December
2023
| 08:00 Europe/London
BT Group announces breakthrough technology that improves quality and reliability of live content for viewers while driving down costs for broadcasters and networks operatorsBT Group is working with major broadcasters and platforms, to develop and dep...
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04
December
2023
| 09:30 Europe/London
BT Group, in partnership with charity AbilityNet, is urging people to join “The 12 Scams of Christmas” webinar to protect themselves online.As scammers are known to target vulnerable groups online during the festive period, the one-hour live webinar ...
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30
November
2023
| 09:01 Europe/London
BT Group’s digital unit is simplifying much of the orchestration and delivery of its network services for customer orders with Blue Planet, speeding customer service deliveryInnovative plans will simplify design, configuration and activation of netwo...
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30
November
2023
| 09:00 Europe/London
Customers benefit from flexibility and choice when connecting digital hubs, unlocking data value business-wideBT today announced it is rolling out its transformational Global Fabric network-as-a-service (NaaS) in strategic Digital Realty carrier neut...
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22
November
2023
| 15:30 Europe/London
By Gabriela Styf Sjoman, Managing Director, Research and Network Strategy, BT Group
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21
November
2023
| 11:25 Europe/London
By Chet Patel, MD, Service & Portfolio Businesses, BT
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21
November
2023
| 07:00 Europe/London
London, 21 November 2023 – BT Group has appointed Jill Mackenzie as Trustee Chair of the BTPS, effective from 30th November 2023.Jill’s appointment follows the announcement in May this year that Otto Thoresen intended to step down from his position a...
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16
November
2023
| 13:00 Europe/London
By Philip Jansen, Chief Executive
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16
November
2023
| 08:00 Europe/London
By Howard Watson, Chief Security and Networks Officer, BT Group
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14
November
2023
| 10:30 Europe/London
BT Group and the BT Pension Scheme (“BTPS”) have agreed the 30 June 2023 triennial funding valuation (“2023 valuation") and how the deficit will be addressed (the “recovery plan”):The funding deficit at 30 June 2023 is £3.70bn, down from £7.98bn at t...
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09
November
2023
| 09:59 Europe/London
Research by BT exposes growing sense of urgency amongst NHS staff about the pace of digital innovation in the healthcare service.Most now believe investment in tech like digital records, remote diagnosis and care, as well as digital skills training w...
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02
November
2023
| 07:00 Europe/London
Philip Jansen, Chief Executive, commenting on the results, said    “These results show that BT Group is delivering and on target: we’re rapidly building and connecting customers to our next generation networks, we’re simplifying our products and serv...
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