The IoT World Alliance adds Ooredoo, a leading enabler of connected IoT solutions, to its global community.
27 August 2023 – The IoT World Alliance announces a new Member, Ooredoo, to its operator family. The IoT World Alliance is a global collaboration of telecommunications providers committed to sharing its collective expertise around global IoT deployments and services. Ooredoo is a leading enabler of connected business solutions, with years of experience deploying IoT solutions across its Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia footprint.
As the largest Mobile Network Operator cooperative in the world, the IoT World Alliance provides its Members with expertise and know-how to help reduce the complexity associated with worldwide deployments of connected devices. The Alliance is committed to simplifying and promoting the adoption of IoT communications worldwide leveraging the unique capabilities of the Member operators’ combined expertise for the benefit of customers globally.
“We are pleased to welcome Ooredoo as our latest Member of the Alliance, expanding our footprint and knowledge-base so businesses can seamlessly deploy connected devices in more countries” said Mark van den Berg, IoT World Alliance Chairman. “Ooredoo will be of great value helping us comply with local regulations in the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia.
Sheikh Mohammed Bin Abdulla Al-Thani, Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer said “We firmly believe that strong international cooperation among operators is paramount to driving IoT development worldwide. We are thrilled to join the IoT World Alliance, and we are committed to sharing our extensive know-how gained from successful IoT deployments in our markets. By collaborating with the Alliance, we aim to contribute our expertise in complying with local regulations in the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia. Together, we will simplify the deployment of connected devices in more countries, empowering businesses to harness the full potential of IoT solutions on a global scale.”
IoT World Alliance Members share their combined experiences across many verticals including connected vehicles, transport, smart cities, agriculture, healthcare, utilities, natural resource management, and security solutions.
About the IoT World Alliance
The IoT World Alliance is a global collaboration of Tier 1 telecommunications providers dedicated to sharing their deep experience in IoT deployments and services among themselves for the benefit of their customers. The IoT World Alliance enables businesses to rely on the combined experience of its Members to provide the latest insights and intelligence about the entire scope of IoT. For more information please visit: www.iotworldalliance.org
Ooredoo is an international communications company operating across the Middle East, North Africa, and Southeast Asia. Serving consumers and businesses in ten countries, Ooredoo delivers leading data experience through a broad range of content and services via its advanced, data-centric mobile and fixed networks.
Ooredoo generated revenues of QAR 23 billion as of 31 December 2022. Its shares are listed on the Qatar Stock Exchange and the Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange.