STC goes live with Affirmed Networks for M2M deployment

Wednesday 11 November 2015 | 10:12 CET | News
Saudi Telecom Company (STC) has successfully deployed Affirmed Networks' virtual Evolved Packet Core (vEPC) system in its live network. It involves virtual geo-redundancy, and supports the delivery of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) services. The delivery of M2M connectivity enables STC's customers to gain live information on their services and will help reduce costs and improve the productivity and safety of their assets.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Affirmed Networks / Saudi Telecom
Countries: Saudi Arabia
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