BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications services and solutions, serving customers in more than 170 countries. Its principal activities include the provision of networked IT services globally; local, national and international telecommunications services to its customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband, TV and internet products and services; and converged fixed/mobile products and services. BT consists principally of four lines of business: BT Global Services, BT Retail, BT Wholesale and Openreach.
For the year ended 31 March 2013, BT Group’s reported revenue was £18,103m with reported profit before taxation of £2,315m.
British Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT Group plc and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London and New York.
|Superfast Britain is a Government programme of investment in broadband and communication infrastructure across the UK. Run by the Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), this investment helps businesses to grow, creates jobs and will make Britain more competitive in the global race. The portfolio is comprised of three elements:
• £780m to extend superfast broadband to 95% of the UK by 2017
• £150m to provide high speed broadband to businesses in 22 cities
• £150m to improve quality and coverage of mobile phone and basic data network services
Administered on behalf of Government by Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK), Superfast Britain is transforming Britain by promoting growth, enabling skills and learning, and improving quality of life.
For further information: https://www.gov.uk/broadband-delivery-uk
Spirit Public Sector (Spirit) has a long history of working with the public sector. They provide programme management, specialist commerical, technical and procurement support, especially in the areas of Public Sector Networks (PSN) and Broadband Intervention.
Spirit provided commercial and technical support to eSussex during the BDUK phase one procurement. Since that time, Spirit has acted in a contract assurance role, helping to establish robust processes and procedures to assist East Sussex County Council to get the most out of the contract with BT.
Spirit are currently providing procurement support to eSussex as part of the BDUK phase 2 call off process.
Spirit also provide commercial support to BDUK.
For further information visit SpiritPublicSector.com