Huawei signed a memorandum of understanding with Saudi Arabia’s leading telecommunications company Zain during the 2023 Mobile World Congress, which was held from February 27 to March 2 in Barcelona.
This agreement builds on the strategic collaboration of the 5.5G City Innovation Joint Project as, in accordance with the Memorandum of Understanding, both parties will work to improve technological innovations to develop 5.5G networks and expand the range of scalable offerings offered. individual clients, companies and government agencies.
The two companies will also work together to improve the digital infrastructure and build a world-leading fifth and a half generation (5.5) technology development network, providing a strong boost to achieve the national digitization goals set in the Saudi Vision. 2030.
In addition to the above, Zain Saudi Arabia and Huawei will collaborate to promote technological innovation, improve user experience, and develop new use cases.MetaAAU is a large-scale carrier aggregator for 5G networks, as well as Digital LampSite solutions for indoor scenarios. .
Initiatives will also be implemented to improve the performance of large networks with multiple inputs/outputs and to develop end-to-end independent network operations and optimization capabilities. The two sides will also develop new IoT use cases and private network solutions. The partnership will explore innovative collaborations in areas such as, but not limited to, microsites and clean energy solutions.
For his part, Engineer Abdul Rahman Al Mufdi, CTO of Zain, Saudi Arabia, commented: “Our ambition to lead the digital transformation in the Kingdom has been made possible by combining innovative technology investments and pioneering digital solutions in various areas including cloud computing, financial technology, support business and unmanned technologies.
He added: “Zain Saudi Arabia’s mission is to empower the digital society and support the transition to a digital economy in line with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 and the Kingdom’s Digital Transformation Strategy, and through collaboration with the world’s leading information and technology companies. communications technology such as Huawei.”
“We are committed to providing carriers with advanced products and solutions and helping them build high-quality mobile networks through continuous technological innovation,” said Richie Peng, president of Huawei 5G Product Group.
He added: “We are very enthusiastic about working with the Saudi company Zain on the 5.5G City project and we hope that this cooperation will allow us to use our innovative products and solutions to create commercial and social value. the vision is to help Zain in Saudi Arabia build 5G networks in the best possible way.”
It is worth noting that the Mobile World Congress 2023 “MWC” in Barcelona will be held from February 27 to March 2 in Barcelona, Spain.