Company Profile/

MTN GlobalConnect is on a mission to expand broadband and wholesale mobility services as a Pan-African leader in infrastructure services. MTN GlobalConnect is the main driver for the consolidation of MTN’s international and national major wholesale activities offering reliable solutions for fixed connectivity and international mobile services (SMS, Signaling, Roaming & Interconnect).

Based out of Dubai we serve 100+ carrier partners in MEA and provide carrier-grade fixed wholesale backbone MPLS solutions. The network consists of resilient PoP’s across Africa with terabytes of capacity backhauling aggregation points for MNO’s &and ISP’s all seamlessly integrated with our data centres, international and last-mile access networks. Our customers get consolidated access to MTN’s growing list of digital, mobile financial services, and enterprise customers through a single interconnect and agreement. The Y’elloConnect hubs for voice, SMS, signalling and roaming are all innovative products that deliver efficiency for MTN Partners.

MEF Minute/

MEF Connects Wholesale – Asia, Africa & Middle East Spotlight

MEF Connects Wholesale sessions are all available to watch on demand – In this session, an expert panel turn their attention to the Asia, African and Middle Eastern markets, to discuss among other things, the impact of Covid19 on wholesale in the markets, unique regional trends, the challenges and opportunities for wholesale and their predictions for how 2021 will develop. MEF’s Tim Green moderates the panel featuring:

Business SMS – Challenges & Opportunities

Taken from MEF Connects Wholesale, José García – Founder @ Global Telco Consult introduces the session on enterprise messaging, opening with a keynote presentation from Jerome Gasic, Head of Messaging at BICS, who explores the top 3 challenges & opportunities for business messaging. The session then moves to the panel discussion entitled “A2P SMS at a crossroads – MNO’s safety belt or the last bullet?”