MTN GlobalConnect announced it has joined MEF, global industry association of network, cloud, and technology providers who collaborate to drive network transformation to power the digital economy, to standardise and certify its connectivity services to enable interoperability and automation.
“A membership in MEF offers an opportunity to engage in business-driven collaboration with leading global organisations. Together, we enable dynamic, trusted, and certified services that empower enterprises to embrace their digital transformation and grow their business. We welcome MTN GlobalConnect as the newest addition to our growing, vibrant community of MEF members who are working to progress our MEF 3.0 Global Services Framework,” said Nan Chen, president, MEF.
MEF’s standards, APIs, and certifications enable assured security and automated network transformation. MEF membership will advance MTN GlobalConnect’s visibility into relevant technical industry standards and developments. MTN GlobalConnect is pursuing all the necessary technology certifications to strengthen the team benefiting from and accessing MEF services and certifications.
The combination of certified MEF 3.0 Carrier Ethernet (CE) services and MEF 3.0 Lifecycle Service Orchestration (LSO) Sonata APIs will help MTN GlobalConnect streamline the automation of processes (quoting, ordering, provisioning and similar activities) between the company and partnering customers.
“MTN GlobalConnect is excited to become a member of the MEF community and collaborate to address business challenges such as process standardisation to position our products and further accelerate expansion in our wholesale markets,” said Frédéric Schepens CEO of MTN GlobalConnect. “We believe that everyone deserves the benefits of a modern connected life, and this is another stepping stone for our team towards achieving that.”