BT shakes up business broadband with new bundle
on: April 27, 2009, 2:42 am
has released a new high value business bundle offering broadband
and calls to UK landlines, international destinations and mobile
numbers for just £30 a month.
will also have the added freedom to build their own BT communications
package, from the most extensive range of options, covering calls,
broadband and mobile offered by a UK communications provider,
following the introduction of a range of new BT One Plan call
adopting a new way of buying communications services, businesses
can now create their own custom package, such as, BT
Business Total Broadband Option 1 and their calls to mobile,
international destinations and landlines fixed for only £30.
compared to buying services separately, businesses taking a call
package along with their broadband
package in this way will gain an additional 20% in value from
their broadband commitment. Businesses can build their own communications
package including as many or as few options as they want, gaining
more value the more they bring together in their flexible bundle.
One Plan call packages feature inclusive calling minutes to
UK landlines, fixed calls to UK mobiles and international destinations
for a low fixed monthly cost. Additionally BT has introduced savings
of up to 50% on the price per minute for calls to UK fixed lines
for businesses taking a call package with their broadband package.
Murphy, managing director of BT
Business, said: "In uncertain times, cash flow is king.
Knowing what your monthly outgoings are, is as important as keeping
them low. With the introduction of these changes, BT is helping
businesses manage their communications spend with one low fixed
cost package that they have the power to define themselves based
on what they need. BT is offering businesses a premier a la carte
service with the value and cost predictability benefits of having
a set menu. If the dessert is not to your taste – why keep
paying for it? This is a natural evolution in the market of communication
service and billing enquiries will be dealt with through one number,
and one bill will cover all services for customers through BT
Business One Plan. BT
Business Broadband offers a 99.99% reliable broadband service,
with nine out of 10 faults resolved in less than four hours and
95% of calls to the 24/7 UK help desk are answered within 30 seconds.
achieve greater savings across communications spend, businesses
can also get unlimited calls within their business depending on
which components they opt for and 5% reward on their bill when
they hit their committed spending levels.
BT is one of the world’s leading providers of communications
solutions and services operating in 170 countries. Its principal
activities include the provision of networked IT services globally;
local, national and international telecommunications services
to our customers for use at home, at work and on the move; broadband
and internet products and services and converged fixed/mobile
products and services. BT consists principally of four lines of
business: BT Global Services, Openreach, BT Retail and BT Wholesale.
the year ended 31 March 2008, BT Group plc’s revenue was
£20,704 million with profit before taxation and specific
items of £2,506 million.
Telecommunications plc (BT) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BT
Group and encompasses virtually all businesses and assets of the
BT Group. BT Group plc is listed on stock exchanges in London
and New York.
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