PTCL to connect HBL branches across Pakistan
STAFF REPORT IBD: PTCL, the largest integrated telecom services provider of Pakistan, has inked a Managed Services Network Agreement with Habib Bank Limited (HBL) to provide networking for this banks 1400 branches across the country.
This initiative will make possible the deployment of primary and backup data connectivity, Information Technology equipment, support and maintenance in every branch of the HBL to provide seamless services for the bank.
“PTCLs customer-focused strategy coupled with its comprehensive network infrastructure is the only choice for enterprises to avail one-window ICT solution,” said PTCL Senior Executive Vice President Business Development, Hamid Farooq, on the occasion of the agreement signing.
He said that as the nations largest integrated telecom services provider, it is our obligation to provide services of international standards to public sector, as well as financial, educational and enterprise markets.
On the occasion, HBL Chief Information Officer, Mudassir Khan said that the strategic partnership and synergy between PTCL and HBL is an ideal combination to achieve our goal to deliver exceptional client experiences through improved operational efficiency with the inclusion of next generation applications and expansion of online banking by virtue of PTCLs huge and resilient infrastructure.