Tech Mahindra announced a strategic partnership with Altice Labs, an innovation center of Altice Group for the telecommunications sector. The global partnership will enable both organizations to co-create, innovate and jointly offer end-to-end solutions in Business Support System (BSS), Operations Support System (OSS), connectivity, fiber, and 5G powered by advanced data-driven analytics, and AI-led digital and cloud-native solutions.
The strategic partnership will allow Altice Labs and Tech Mahindra to explore untapped business growth opportunities in the global communications, media, and telecom industries. The combined efforts will provide telcos the agility for building future-ready applications in BSS, OSS, and 5G space. In addition, the platforms and solutions will help customers transform their technology stake, improve efficiency, and reduce operational expenses significantly.
Sandeep Phadke, Head of Europe – Communications, Media, and Entertainment Business at Tech Mahindra, said, “Telecommunication technologies are vital to the modern digital society. Telco service providers can only ensure a pleasant and uninterrupted customer experience if they innovate rapidly, integrate new services and feature into their existing portfolio of products and services. We are looking forward to partnering with Altice Labs to leverage next-generation technologies that offer scalability, reliability, and technical capabilities to empower the telecommunications eco-system”.
With this partnership, customers can leverage Altice’s integrated products and solutions and Tech Mahindra’s implementation and consulting expertise to accelerate the delivery and monetization of new services. Tech Mahindra will use its latest technologies, frameworks, and methodologies to design, build and deploy products and applications that are superior, faster, and cost-efficient for customers.
Alcino Lavrador – General Manager, Altice Labs said, “Our Partnership with Tech Mahindra is a key milestone for us to increase the market positioning and improve our reach to global customers through Tech Mahindra’s ecosystem. We will also leverage Tech Mahindra’s professional services for our product and solution roadmap to execute large-scale transformations with its global experience, modern technology, and service quality.”
Based in Portugal, Altice Labs is focused on developing innovative products and services for the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) markets. The company promotes cooperation with universities and other I&D institutes worldwide, positioning itself as a knowledge provider in the market and industry.
The partnership with Altice Labs is in line with Tech Mahindra’s NXT.NOWTM framework, which aims to enhance ‘Human Centric Experience’, focuses on investing in emerging technologies and solutions that enable digital transformation and meet the customer’s evolving needs.