- Sterlite Technologies Ltd (STL) has entered this partnership in collaboration with a European systems integrator Cognity
- The contract between the mobile communications company, Cognity and STL will last for seven years
STL, a global data networks innovator, in partnership with Cognity, a Europe based systems integrator, announced signing of a multi-year, multi-million dollar strategic digital transformation agreement with Telekom Albania. Telekom Albania is the first mobile communications company in Albania.
“STL and Cognity will help us deliver on customer expectations for simplicity by transforming several critical business processes, such as product definition, lead management, enterprise price configuration, order entry and billing. With STL’s business-value-driven approach focused on the customer experience, we will be able to bring a rich set of innovative new services and experiences to our customers, faster,” noted Emil Georgakiev, Chief Executive Officer, Telekom Albania.
Albania’s telecom market growing significantly
Albania’s telecom market is growing significantly. It has over 1.1 million subscribers who are increasing the demand for mobile data in the country. “At Telekom Albania, we have taken a decision to rapidly modernize in order to provide world-class services to our enterprise and consumer customers,” added Emil Georgakiev, Chief Executive Officer at Telekom Albania,”added Emil Georgakiev.
STL and Cognity will deploy edge end-to-end open and modular software solutions from STL’s BSS/OSS portfolio. This, as per the company, will help Telekom Albania to centralise, automate and digitize operations across its mobile telephony, wireless broadband, landlines, mobile IPTV, for consumer and enterprise customers.
“We are honoured by the extended trust that Telekom Albania puts in us. For the last 12 years, we have managed to drive Telekom Albania through significant transformation projects. Along with our strategic partner, STL, we are further entrusted with the end-to-end digital transformation of Telekom Albania. We are thrilled by the opportunity and are confident that this would be an exemplary project in the Central and SE Europe market,” said George Gazepis, Chairman, Cognity.
Tilemachos Koulouris, vice president Europe, STL added, “We are very proud to have been chosen together with our strategic partner, Cognity, to modernise, automate and digitise Telekom Albania’s business, and enable it to deliver on its commitment to improve people’s lives and businesses.”