Etisalat Shows Off M2M
ABU DHABI -- Etisalat Group, the leading telecoms operator in the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has pioneered machine-to-machine (M2M) technology and is now gearing up to showcase the industry’s potential, a senior Etisalat executive said today.
The executive, Khalifa Al Shamsi, Chief Digital Services Officer at Etisalat, said: “Having launched a major M2M control centre in the UAE and taken a leading role in an international alliance of M2M operators, we are now committed to being a major player in this new and exciting field.
“Now it is time for Etisalat to show businesses the vast and barely tapped potential of M2M and demonstrate technology that will revolutionise the field,” he added.
Etisalat will host a major forum to explore the adaption of M2M technology in the Middle East in sectors such as transport and automotive, utilities, oil and gas, healthcare, e-governance and retail at the Address Dubai Marina hotel from September 22 to 23. The M2M Middle East Forum will include presentations and discussions by industry leaders and give vendors a chance to showcase innovative products.