News : BT Openreach Division Expands Services Deal with Infosys
New Delhi, India, Oct 19, 2015 -- BT Openreach has expanded its contract with Indian services provider Infosys to add an extra 1,000 call centre agents to a platform that provides support staff with the information they need in one place.
Openreach, which is the infrastructure division of BT, will now have 5,000 front and back-office call centre agents in what it calls "the Seamless Desktop project". This uses a software platform, from Infosys company EdgeVerve Systems, known as AssistEdge.
By using the platform – which integrates information from different systems – support staff will have all the information they need when engineers call in from the field.
Posted by Veronica Silva Cusi, news correspondent
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Published: Tuesday, October 20, 2015