BT Conferencing Extends Contract With Compunetix

The global partnership expands with steady world-wide growth

Jan 06, 2011, 10:30 ET from Compunetix, Inc.

MONROEVILLE, Pa., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- BT has extended its contract with Compunetix, the manufacturer of multipoint collaboration equipment and Web collaboration software. BT utilizes CONTEX Summits™ for reservationless (both public service and dedicated enterprise solutions) and event conferencing services. BT has deployed Compunetix equipment in the UK, US, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, Italy, and India.

Mr. Jason Chin, CIO of BT Conferencing, states: "The Compunetix solution allows BT Conferencing to differentiate its services and create customized solutions for our customers. The reliability, voice quality, and functionality of the CONTEX Summits are excellent and the customer support provided by the organization is second to none."  

"There is a great synergy between BT and Compunetix," states Ms. Monica Coraluppi, Compunetix Director of Business Development, EMEA. "BT is a leader in our industry and is continually reaching for new heights. The conferencing market redefines itself continuously and together we evolve and adapt to the changing demands of our end-users. This market is insatiable; the more end-users get, the more they want."

About BT Conferencing

BT Conferencing was established more than 20 years ago and is now one of the leading global provider of audio, video and web collaboration services. Year on year growth has seen the company out-perform the conferencing industry expectation and with its extensive global portfolio, is now one of the largest conferencing providers in the UK and Europe with current reach in more than 70 countries. BT Conferencing is based in the USA, EMEA and Asia Pacific and specializes in the delivery of reliable, robust and innovative conferencing solutions and product hardware to some of the largest companies in the world. The company offers tailor-made solutions to customers, whether they are small SMEs or major global businesses. With businesses now juggling to increase productivity, being more environmentally aware and at the same time looking to improve the work-life balance of its employees, conferencing and collaboration services provide a cost effective and time saving solution.

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About BT

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.

In the year ended 31 March 2009, BT Group's revenue was 21,390 million pounds Sterling.

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.  For more information, visit

About Compunetix

Compunetix is the leading manufacturer of multipoint collaboration equipment and Web collaboration software in the world. With nearly one million ports installed in more than 28 countries, the company has the industry's largest worldwide deployment of digital teleconferencing systems. Dedicated to customer-focused and innovative technology, Compunetix engineers and manufactures all aspects of its conferencing equipment, ensuring its customers that their media processors are the highest quality, most reliable and most flexible solutions available. For more information call Robert Haley at (800) 879-4266 or (412) 373-8110, or visit the Compunetix website at

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