Chunghwa Telecom, Taiwan’s largest telecommunications service provider, has selected Ericsson IoT Accelerator to spearhead its Internet of Things (IoT) drive towards enterprise customers - and open the door to potential global business.
Having collaborated on IoT since 2015, including a 2017 Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT) and Cat-M1 system deal, the partnership expansion will enable Chunghwa’s enterprise customers to tap opportunities enabled by Ericsson IoT Accelerator.
More than 30 service providers, spanning more than 100 countries, are currently part of the Ericsson IoT Accelerator ecosystem, claims the company. The service currently enables solid, scalable and secure connectivity management of IoT devices to more than 3,500 enterprises globally.
The Ericsson IoT Accelerator service with global connectivity management capabilities enables enterprises to deploy, manage and scale IoT connected solutions and applications at speed.
Chunghwa’s enterprise customers will be able to control and track their IoT assets with one unified and intuitive connectivity management service.
Ericsson and Chunghwa Telecom have a long history of working successfully together. Ericsson is the sole supplier of Chunghwa Telecom’s entire LTE core network; a major supplier of its RAN in Taiwan's most populated areas; and the prime integrator of its end-to-end IPTV solution.