Abu Dhabi Ports And Etisalat Partner To Boost Digital Innovation
A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed by the Maqta Gateway that is a subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Ports with Etisalat to the facilities of the port.
By using technologies like cloud computing, IoT and big data, the joint force will change the port and will make way for a new era for digital transformation in the maritime industry.
Dr. Noura Al Dhaheri, Chief Executive Officer, Maqta Gateway, said: “We aim to transform our port facilities with smart solutions and technologies. Etisalat as a partner will help us achieve our vision by delivering digital services that are in line with the Abu Dhabi vision 2030 and ultimately improve customer experience.”
Sultan Al Dhaheri, General Manager, Etisalat Abu Dhabi region said: “Etisalat looks forward to working with Maqta Gateway enabling connectivity and giving them capabilities to bring in efficiency and manage business operations across the port. This strategic agreement is part of our overall strategy and objective of ‘Driving a Digital Future to Empower Societies’ as we work closely with the public and private sector to enable digital technologies and solutions to help boost their digital services.”
The agreement will mainly focus on making shared electronic projects and networks, exchanging knowledge, simplification of procedures, getting telecommunication coverage that is fixed and wireless and managing the operational risks.