Nokia, Mobily extend managed services agreement

10 Feb 2021

Nokia and Saudi Arabian operator Mobily have extended their managed services partnership via the inking of a three-year agreement, under which Nokia will manage and maintain Mobily’s radio and transport networks in Riyadh and other regions. The comprehensive managed services partnership will see Nokia supporting a range of operating capabilities which will enable Mobily to offer a superior user experience through improved service and network performance. It will also increase the overall efficiency of the network operation, while also leveraging Nokia’s Global Delivery Centres (GDC). Alaa Malki, CTO at Mobily, commented: ‘Operational transformation is needed to manage a mix of technologies. Nokia’s global experience in network operations and best practices helps us to be the forerunner in this transformation. The partnership with Nokia marks a new chapter in our collaboration and complements our business objectives. We look forward to further enhancing the end-user experience through continuous improvement of our network quality and service agility.’