Mobily Saudi Arabia strengthens digitalisation and IoT drive

Mobily CEO Salman Al-Badran (back row – center) looks on as Ekow Nelson, Head of Ericsson’s Etisalat Global Customer Unit (front left) and Ala Maalki, Mobily’s Chief Technology Officer (front right) sign the agreement. Also pictured are Khaled Abanami, Chief Financial Officer, Mobily (back left) and Turki Al Zwaimil, Ericsson Key Account Manager for Mobily (back right)

A December 30, 2019 agreement, signed at Mobily’s Riyadh headquarters, covers the deployment of Ericsson products and solutions spanning transport, core, charging and billing and radio access –  including 5G products from the Ericsson Radio System portfolio.

Mobily says the agreement will support its drive to empower Saudi Arabia’s government and private sectors towards digital transformation, as well as accelerating the deployment of digital services, and expanding Internet of Things (IoT) usage.

Mobily cites its smart metering project with the Saudi Electricity Company as an example of the kind of project that will benefit from the agreement.

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