BT flies in for SME services supplier Lynx

BT Business buys leading suppliers of IT services for SMEs.

BT Business, a division within BT Retail that focuses on the communications needs of small to medium, sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK , has acquired Lynx Technology, one of the UK's leading suppliers of IT services.


Lynx Technology specialises in consulting, technology and outsourcing, being a Microsoft, Cisco, Symantec and Surf Control Gold Partner, and an HP Business Partner. It has more than 500 employees, including 200 field engineers, 50 consultants and 100 service, support and logistics staff.


The company has over the years a reputation for trading in the SME arena and the addition of a services company will broaden considerably the SME offerings of BT Business.


Commented Bill Murphy, managing director of BT Business, “[SMEs] need to focus on their core business. Our customers tell us they want to concentrate on ‘doing what they do best’. We make that possible by taking care of their entire communications and IT; linking their customers, suppliers and partners and enabling communication, collaboration and commerce.”



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