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BT to deliver new broadcast network for BBC

Friday 29 January 2016 | 10:38 CET | News
The BBC has selected BT to provide a new broadcast network. The BBC will move to this new network based on internet technologies from April 2017. The contract is worth more than GBP 100 million over seven years, with an option for the BBC to extend it for an additional three years. The new network will save the BBC tens of millions of pounds, making a significant contribution to the corporation's savings targets. It will link all BBC UK sites, including 21 broadcasting centres and local radio stations, as well as connecting to the main overseas bureaux and partners for playout of the BBC's TV

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Countries: United Kingdom
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