du Innovates IoT and Cloud Offerings with Ericsson’s Enterprise and Cloud Billing solution

du Innovates IoT and Cloud Offerings with Ericsson’s Enterprise and Cloud Billing solution Image Credit: Ericsson

du, a telecommunications operator based in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, has partnered with Ericsson to offer flexible pricing and billing solutions for IoT and cloud platforms for enterprise customers.

Ericsson’s Enterprise and Cloud Billing solution will also allow du to offer Billing as a Service for government entities and several industry verticals such as utilities, retail and transport. 

Ericsson's latest Mobility Report forecasts 29 billion connected devices by 2022, of which around 18 billion will be in IoT. 

The new partnership deal was signed during a ceremony at GITEX Technology Week 2017 held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from October 8 to 12. 

Farid Faraidooni, Chief Operations Officer, du
Our partnership with Ericsson will enable us to further empower our stakeholders in the digital transformation era by making it easier for them to rapidly take their offerings to market. Ericsson’s unique solutions provide the flexibility we require, with little customization efforts needed to integrate into our existing technology. 

Rafiah Ibrahim, Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa 
Our Enterprise and Cloud Billing solution will allow du to monetize existing services, develop new offerings and accelerate digitalization in the region.

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