Cisco upgrades Zain Group’s IP/MPLS network

19 Dec 2017

Zain Group has announced that it has selected Cisco’s advanced segment routing platforms and WAN automation to bring the benefits of distributed intelligence and centralised control to its IP/MPLS network. Henri Kassab, Managing Director of International, Wholesale and Roaming at Zain Group, said: ’The demands of the digital era mean that we must prioritise improving speed and efficiency, defining a growth strategy based on new services, and ensuring security … These are the building blocks of our innovation that support our transformation in becoming an integrated digital lifestyle operator. With the support of Cisco’s leading technology, our future-ready network architecture positions us well to drive tangible business outcomes and meet the evolving demands of our customers.’

Kuwait,Zain Group,



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