Wednesday 19 December 2018

Bright Box, Ooredoo partner for connected car service

DOHA, October 16, 2017

Bright Box Middle East, a global provider of the “Remoto” connected car platform, has announced a collaboration with Ooredoo, Qatar’s leading communications company.

Thanks to the partnership, Ooredoo and Bright Box will work together to provide the mobile network infrastructure needed to enable the Bright Box Connected Car services for automotive businesses in Qatar and the region.
In particular, Ooredoo will deliver its next-generation IoT solutions for Bright Box, so that the company can offer high-quality coverage and a seamless connection of the ‘Remoto Connected Car’ platform to vehicles across the Middle East, a statement said.

Yousuf Abdulla Al Kubaisi, Ooredoo COO, said: “Ooredoo has developed the expertise and product set to offer complete turnkey IoT solutions for companies in every sector, and we're proud to be the prolvider of choice for Bright Box. This partnership is a perfect match as we will provide excellent mobile network infrastructure and a next-level service to car owners.”

With its Connected Car Platform Remoto, Bright Box offers a tool that makes the everyday life of car owners more secure, gives car manufacturers a wealth of useful feedback on driving behavior, and status of vehicle functions, as well as provide information about consumer habits of users outside their vehicle.

Ismail Makhlouf, managing director, Bright Box Middle East & Africa, said: “This collaboration with Ooredoo is paramount for us to ensure our user experiences with connected vehicles is of the highest quality and leading global standard in IoT applications. Our Remoto platform has been growing across the globe and particularly across the GCC region, so we have to ensure that we are providing our OEM partners and customers with the most advanced services and features supported by the best in class connectivity."

The joint service represents a very attractive model for automakers in Middle East to expand their customer offering to meet increasing consumer demand for connected car services.  – TradeArabia News Service

Tags: Ooredoo | Connected car | Bright Box |

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