IN THE SPOTLIGHT
In line with its Industry X services expansion strategy, global tech major Accenture has agreed to acquire umlaut, an engineering consulting and services firm headquartered in Aachen, Germany.
SES has joined the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Direct Connect Delivery Partner programme through a technical and business review process, whereby AWS authenticated SES’s ability to deliver AWS services over its network of multi-orbit satellites. SES is the first satellite operator to achieve AWS Direct Connect Partner status.
Vodafone has been working on various advancements that foster digital transformation in Europe. These include being the only telecom operator to offer the combination of 5G and multi-access edge computing (MEC) services in the UK and moving forward on the commercial deployment of open radio access network (Open RAN) in the region.
Recognizing the potential benefits of 5G technology coupled with immersive technologies such as augmented reality (AR), Bob Cai, Huawei Carrier BG CMO delivered a keynote speech titled 5G + AR, Turning Dreams into Reality at Huawei's Better World Summit for 5G + AR in Shenzhen, China
Huawei and Omantel have joined hands in establishing a regional ICT training center to support talent development and digital transformation journey in the Sultanate.
Telcos, cloud companies, and large enterprises need to deliver enhanced experiences to their customers. In an exclusive interview with Telecom Review, Rahul Puri, business head of Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) at STL, shared his insights on how the company’s 5G-ready end-to-end solutions will benefit the future where wired and wireless come together, design and deployment of new network architecture are required, and computing and connectivity get closer to the edge.
Nokia’s commitment to digital transformation has translated into digital transformation guidance to customers, including CSPs and enterprises. In an exclusive interview with Telecom Review, Danial Mausoof, head of sales for mobile networks in Middle East and Africa, Nokia highlighted how the company is helping CSPs and enterprises to grow in the digital age.
Etisalat Misr is ensuring a steady stream of high quality service and is trying to always find creative and new ways to foster sustainable growth within the country. Telecom Review Africa was able to secure an exclusive interview with Hazem Metwally, CEO of Etisalat Misr, to talk more about the company’s growth in different aspects, how they’re leading digital transformation, 5G, and many more topics.