Indosat Ooredoo Collaborate with Cisco to Deliver IoT and Industry 4.0 Services throughout Indonesia
August 28, 2018 – Businesses throughout Indonesia shall be able to leverage Internet of Things (IoT) to gain competitive advantages by delivering new connected services to their customers worldwide, Indosat Ooredoo and Cisco partnership. Indosat Ooredoo has selected the Cisco Control Center automated IoT connectivity management platform to enable its customers to launch, manage and monetize IoT services globally within Industry 4.0 use cases.
“There is a need for wider internet of things services, so we are collaborating with Cisco, a global leader in the IoT platform, to strengthen the existing Indosat IoT Hub Platform, IoT Connect,” said Herfini Haryono, Director & Chief Business Officer of Indosat Ooredoo. “Through this collaboration with Cisco, we are enabling our customers, partners, and application developer communities across every industry to innovate, deliver new services, and gain new revenue streams.”
The collaboration will pair the Indosat Ooredoo mobile network with the Cisco Control Center IoT platform, enabling businesses to easily and cost-effectively deliver new connected services. With Control Center, Indosat Ooredoo’s customers can control costs while scaling their IoT services globally with high reliability.
Indosat Ooredoo is already seeing strong demand for IoT services in the following industries:
- Manufacturing & Industry 4.0 –IoT plays a critical role in increasing the efficiency and profitability of today’s factories. Manufacturers utilize the Cisco IoT platform to monitor and proactively identify potential problems with its machines, so that machine are serviced before they can cause downtime.
- Transportation & Logistics –With real-time location views and comprehensive historical data, the Control Center platform helps companies improve fleet performance and enable maximum business efficiency at point of departure, during carriage and at point of arrival.
- Smart Meters –Combined Indosat Ooredoo’s infrastructure and the Cisco IoT platform will help bring smart meter services and smart grid deployments to market faster.
- Smart Cities –Cities are embracing the power of IoT to make urban life safer and more convenient with waste management, intelligent transportation systems, connected parking solutions, water supply networks, law enforcement, and other community services.
Enterprises on the Indosat Ooredoo mobile network coverage will benefit from Control Center, which will not only provide near real-time visibility and control over IoT services throughout Indonesia, but also have the global scale needed to easily expand services worldwide. Control Center is used by 50+ service providers to manage IoT devices across more than 550 mobile networks worldwide, hence businesses throughout Indonesia can deliver their IoT services to other countries as business demands.
Group Head Business Marketing Indosat Ooredoo, Rangarajan Kalyanasundaram, added: “Through this collaboration, Indosat Ooredoo IoT Connect presents the most complete choice for customers who need an IoT connectivity platform. IoT Connect provides benefits from the world’s leading connectivity platform technology and it’s able to handle massive IoT connection patterns such as NB-IoT that provides Quality of Service, easy provisioning, and security with wider coverage.”
About Indosat Ooredoo
Indosat Ooredoo (IDX:ISAT), member of Ooredoo Group, is building Indonesia’s leading digital telco, enabling access and greater connectivity for everybody and every business. Focusing on human growth, Indosat Ooredoo aspires to enrich the lives of Indonesians in the digital world and proactively offer solutions to fulfill their needs.
The Company reported 96,2 million mobile customers as Q1 of 2018 and has recorded an increase of 75.7% in data usage compared to Q1 2017. Indosat Ooredoo was recognised in the Most Innovative Company of the Year category in the 2015 Asia Pacific Stevie Awards.
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