du Selects Epsilon as Its Preferred International Connectivity Provider
Epsilon and du partner to provide global connectivity to the Middle East
Dubai, 16 May 2017 – Epsilon, a privately owned global communications service provider is partnering with UAE-based telecommunications service provider – du, to provide Carriers connectivity in a simple, fast and efficient way between du and datacentres in Europe and Asia. Epsilon will become du’s channel partner for sales and provision of international capacity below 10Gbps leveraging their extensive network reach, local expertise, experience and relationships to ensure customer satisfaction. The announcement coincides with International Telecoms Week (ITW), held during 14-17 May in Chicago, USA.
“Partnering with du will enable us to offer our customers the simplest and most efficient way to connect their network services to the Middle East,” said Jerzy Szlosarek, CEO at Epsilon.
“Customers are at heart of what we do and our partnership with Epsilon enables us to simplify how we connect customers and create new efficiencies in our business. Through this partnership, we intend to create a new benchmark in world-class services and to serve the evolving needs of our customers,” said Osman Sultan, CEO, du. “We look forward to continuing to develop our relationship with Epsilon and growing together locally, regionally and around the world,” he added.
du is a vibrant and multiple award-winning telecommunications service provider serving 9 million individual customers with its mobile, fixedline, broadband internet, and Home services over its 4G LTE network. du also caters to over 100,000 UAE businesses with its vast range of ICT and managed services. Since its launch in 2007, du has many UAE firsts to its credit, including introduction of Pay by the Second® billing system, IPTV and self-service portal.
du is ideally placed to support the realisation of UAE Vision 2021 and transformation of Dubai into a Smart City. du is also the official strategic partner of the Smart Dubai Office and the platform provider for Smart Dubai. Following the successful testing of the Middle East’s first Internet of Things (IoT) network, du is on course to complete deployment of its IoT network in 2016.