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Telenor provides Facebook at Work for 36,000 employees

Wednesday 2 March 2016 | 12:36 CET | News
Telenor is providing Facebook at Work for 36,000 employees globally, reported Techcrunch.com. The enterprise version of Facebook lets businesses build their own secure social networks, and now has over 60,000 companies on a waiting list while still in closed beta. Sigve Brekke, president and CEO of Telenor Group, told TechCrunch that his company had been one of the first to trial the product as part of a wider collaboration with the social network.

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