The deal with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development will increase the UAE operator’s ownership in Maroc Telecom to 53%.
Masood currently serves on the boards of Yahsat, the UAE Space Agency, and Etihad Aviation Group.
The introduction of Open RAN, virtualisation and automation will enable a fundamental change in the way operators manage networks and deliver services.
6G requires agile communications governance and increased collaboration across multisector stakeholders.
In 2020, Etisalat UAE has deployed the first OpenRAN based mobile network cluster in the MENA.
Etisalat has constructed a 5G network infrastructure that can provide improved performance, including ultra-high speeds and ultra-low latency.
The new automation framework is built on the open APIs in Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO), Cisco’s WAN Automation Engine (WAE), and Cisco AI/ML...