[Dubai, UAE, September 11, 2014]: Huawei today announced it has been awarded a five-year managed services contract with MTN Group, a South Africa-based multinational mobile telecommunications company. Under the terms of this contract, Huawei will now provide managed services for MTN Group in the six countries in which the group operates globally, including Ghana, Cameroon, Guinea and Benin, and cover a range of services such as managed network operations, network performance management and spare parts management.
With the growing popularity of smartphones and the surge in data usage in these countries, Huawei’s innovative managed services solutions will support the operator in enhancing operational efficiency and providing better network quality to MTN users.
MTN has been a long-term partner of Huawei in managed services, where Huawei has leveraged its strong understanding of MTN’s business objectives to deliver solutions that meet the evolving needs of the operator. In the next five years, Huawei will continue to operate, optimize, transform and improve MTN’s operations and services with Huawei’s Managed Services Unified Platform (MSUP) and support from its global expertise in MAI (Measure, Analyze, Improve), to ensure greater efficiency and business value can be achieved at MTN.