Etisalat Digital and Accenture to enhance digital transformation in the UAE
Partnership will combine Etisalat Digital's technology platforms with Accenture's business knowledge and solutions
At GITEX Technology Week, Etisalat Digital signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Accenture to collaborate in the digital solutions arena to enable ICT and digital transformation in the region.
The two companies will work together combining Etisalat Digital's technology platforms and solutions with Accenture's business knowledge and solutions to provide large enterprise clients with end-to-end digital solutions and guide them through to a digital journey.
The agreement will see Etisalat and Accenture create new digital channels and digital products and services leveraging technologies, such as the Internet of Things, big data, connected health and home, artificial intelligence, robotics and cloud. Plus more traditional technology, including IT transformation, application modernisation, enterprise integration, intelligent infrastructure and security. The partnership will cover multiple industries with a key focus on government, health, entertainment, large developments, energy, utilities and banking,
Salvador Anglada, chief business officer of Etisalat Group, said: "This commercial agreement will focus on large scale projects that are built on Etisalat Digital's platforms and solutions and is reinforced by the professional services, solutions and best practices from both parties."
Francisco Salcedo, SVP, Digital Solutions, Etisalat, added: "We are proud of our recent launch of Etisalat Digital, which will be providing intelligent digital solutions to enable businesses to make better, informed decisions and offer the right information and services to the right person at the right moment in the right place and through the right channel.
"Both Etisalat Digital and Accenture are committed to delivering excellence and enabling our customers with powerful solutions that will reshape their businesses and allow them to benefit from the best technologies available."