Mobile Telecommunications Network launches IoT services in South Africa

Mobile Telecommunications Network (MTN) group partners with CISCO Jasper Control Center, to provide Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity platform (link is external) for enterprises wishing to provide IoT services in South Africa. The control centre is the main global IoT platform that enables customers to launch, manage and sell IoT services globally. MTN is the first operator in South Africa to own a control centre and the demands are high from all industries, in particular connected cars, vehicle tracking, building, security automation, and logistics. Enterprises can cheaply provide connected services throughout South Africa and globally.