Cisco Works With STC To Bring 5G To Saudi Arabia
Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) is a global technology leader that designs, manufactures, and sells Internet Protocol based networking and other communications technology.
Cisco will be collaborating with the Saudi Telecom Company (STC) to develop 5G communication systems and networks in Saudi Arabia. This collaboration will help to transform STC into a a digital service provider. The two company’s signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Mobile World Congress. The signing of the MoU will also play an important role in Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Transformation Plan. Working with Cisco will allow STC to provide advanced network services and differentiate its service delivery as well.
“As businesses increasingly digitize, mobile carriers will need the speed, low latency, reliability and dynamic provisioning capabilities that 5G networks are expected to deliver. Our collaboration with STC will enable their network infrastructure to evolve into the new era of digitisation by taking advantage of the 5G momentum.” -Ali Amer, Managing Director, Global Service Provider Sales, Cisco Middle East and Africa