BT Wholesale signs GBP 750 million deal with Post Office

BT has signed a GBP 750 million 4-year deal with the UK’s Post Office to provide wholesale communications services for resale to Post Office customers. This is the largest ever single contract signed by BT Wholesale and covers the supply of broadband and converged services from its white label managed services portfolio. The Post Office plans to launch new enhanced communications services later in 2007, aiming to migrate its existing 400,000 telephony customers to the new service. The new service will combine high-speed broadband and telephony, plus customer equipment and applicatins such as web-based e-mail and anti-virus protection.