MTN Group to Deploy Ericsson M-Wallet Services
Published on: 27th Feb 2012
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South Africa based MTN Group is to deploy an Ericsson supplied m wallet service across its networks in Africa and the Middle East. MTN will become the first operator to deploy Ericsson Converged Wallet platform a new complementary service to the integrated pre paid charging system and mobile financial services solution for MTN consumers in those regions.
As part of the co-operation, Ericsson will offer a prime integrator engagement model encompassing software, systems integration and managed operation services.
MTN has more than 5 million Mobile Money subscribers in 12 countries.
MTN will initially deploy the Ericsson Converged Wallet as a pilot in selected MTN operations during 2012, with a view to roll out the solution across all its operations in Africa and the Middle East.