JAKARTA - PT XL Axiata Tbk (EXCL) is partnering with Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) providing Ericsson IoT Accelerator and connectivity management services in Indonesia. This collaboration marks Ericsson's commitment to deliver IoT connectivity services in Indonesia through XL Axiata.
XL Axiata enterprise customers will be able to manage and track their IoT devices and assets using an integrated connectivity management service. This solution also allows for real-time device settings and a variety of subscription services, and provides access to the international IoT ecosystem.
Kirill Mankovski, Chief Enterprise & SME Officer, XL Axiata, said: "We are highly committed to becoming a leading IoT service provider in Indonesia. Therefore, we are very pleased with the IoT Accelerator partnership and connectivity management services with Ericsson Indonesia, which enables us to continue to drive the expansion and reach of our IoT business to better serve our customers."
In Indonesia, digitalization of the industry, supported by 5G and IoT, is expected to generate profits for operators of up to US$ 6 billion by 2026.
Jerry Soper, Head of Ericsson Indonesia, said: "This partnership demonstrates XL Axiata's seriousness in developing the IoT business in Indonesia. We are very confident that this partnership will help accelerate the growth of XL Axiata IoT services that can bring added value to every IoT solution, in every industry, from heavy equipment to wireless medical devices." (LM)