Etisalat Digital, PTC to develop IoT solutions for Middle East region
PTC's ThingWorx will allow Etisalat Digital to build a comprehensive IoT ecosystem
Etisalat Digital has unveiled its partnership with PTC to develop Internet of Things solutions in the Middle East based on PTC's ThingWorx platform.
ThingWorx will serve as the platform that will enable Etisalat Digital to build a comprehensive IoT ecosystem of partners and solutions, such as smart buildings, smart cities, fleet management and smart industry solutions.
Francisco Salcedo, senior vice president of Digital Solutions, Etisalat, said: "The Internet of Things holds significant potential in the Middle East region and we believe it will be a major component of growth in the digital solutions ecosystem. Collaborations like this one with PTC enable Etisalat to provide an array of solutions and strengthen Etisalat's position as a leader in the IoT space, capitalizing on the opportunities in the region."
John Stuart, divisional vice president, Global Sales and Partners, PTC, added: "Working with Etisalat further illustrates the importance of building an Internet of Things strategy around a robust platform that enables customers to seamlessly integrate the components that lead to IoT success. With this agreement, PTC expands its technology into another new region, further demonstrating the potential for ThingWorx to be at the heart of IoT innovation around the globe."
ThingWorx, is comprised of an application development platform, connectivity, machine learning capabilities, augmented reality, and integration with device clouds. These capabilities combine to deliver IoT technology solutions that enable companies to securely connect assets and create applications.