Singapore shines with new technology showcase

Singapore skylineBT has opened a new technology showcase in Singapore as part of its Asia Pacific expansion plan.

The showcase – opened by Amanda Brooks, Acting British High Commissioner to Singapore - brings together the latest video conferencing equipment and networked IT applications under one roof.

The centre enables business customers to interact directly with the latest technologies such wide area network optimisation; next generation contact centres; unified communications; IP telephony and other ICT innovations.

Said Stephen Yeo, chief executive officer, BT South East Asia: “Singapore is a hub to a large number of global companies. Many of our customers are expanding across Asia Pacific and we are investing to extend our communications infrastructure and services to support their growth.”

BT also used the event to announce that it is also creating more than 130 new jobs in Singapore as part of its expansion plan.