[26, September 2014] Neostratus, the cloud enabler for service providers is delighted to announce its first Telco partnership in Africa, with Mauritian mobile operator Emtel. The deal has been realised in cooperation with Bamboozle, Neostratus’ strategic partner in the Middle-East. According to the cooperation, Neostratus and Bamboozle will provide the first wave of cloud services at Emtel, containing Messaging, Web Hosting, Cloud Storage, Backup & Recovery and a Digital Business Suite. The services are targeting Consumers, SMEs and Corporate customers in Mauritius.
Emtel was the very first mobile telephony operator in the whole Southern Hemisphere when it was founded in 1989. Ever since then, Emtel has been dedicated to technology, innovation and high quality. As a further step in this line of disruptive innovation, Emtel is now launching a first set of cloud services portfolio with the help of the joint forces of Neostratus and Bamboozle, to offer the most modern, enterprise-grade, competitive business productivity enhancing services to small- and medium-sized business in the country.
With this new set of cloud services Emtel aims to help businesses and entrepreneurs in Mauritius to get access to digital technologies and enable them to start their business by using cloud technologies. With cloud-based emailing, online backup & recovery and the new “Bamboozle SMACmeup” digital business suite, which is an all-in-one solution for website building, social media integration, ecommerce, promotions and contact management, SMEs and corporations will have the advantage to benefit from the efficiency, flexibility and mobility of the cloud.
“Mauritius is one of the leading markets with regards to digital performance indicators. Cloud and digital solutions can help its economy to new growth dynamics and leadership by using advanced solutions for making their businesses smart businesses. We see great synergies in this partnership between Emtel, Neostratus and us to strengthen competitiveness and innovation leadership in this market. ” – said Patrick Swoboda, Founder and CEO of Bamboozle.
“Cloud and digital transformation will be a key enabler for emerging markets as they can benefit not only from technical advantages, but also leverage new business models that help driving innovation. Emtel as partner of trust for organizations and consumers is well prepared to be part of that transition and offer compelling solutions and support to their clients. We are confident this partnership will lead by innovation and disruption to be a marquee cornerstone of Mauritius’ economy.” – added András Tüdős, CTO and CEO of Neostratus.