Azercell presents Azerbaijan’s mobile communications market at international exhibition
Baku, Azerbaijan, May 20
For decades the "Sviaz Expocomm-2014" exhibition is the most important industry event of Russia, the CIS and Eastern Europe in the field of telecommunications and information technologies. Serving as an effective platform for presenting new products, technologies or services, as well as building ties with the new customers and opportunities for direct sales, the exhibition highlights the possibility of using innovative technologies and communication tools in various spheres of modern life. The 26th international "Sviaz Expocomm-2014" held between May 13th to 16th, 2014 brought together 554 companies from 26 countries, Azercell said on May 19.
The exhibition features a wide range of services and technologies: telecommunications and networks; information infrastructure; service operators; information systems, software products and services; information solutions and physical security; user devices; content, media, entertainment; business support and services.
Azercell Telecom - the leading mobile communications operator of Azerbaijan, joined this expo as a part of Azerbaijan's delegation led by the Ministry of Communications and Higher Technologies, and presents the mobile communication market of our country. One of the innovations presented by Azercell at the exhibition are services based on M2M technology. The latter enables collection of indicators in various household and industrial sectors and their instant transfer to the user using mobile communications. M2M is broadly used in banking, transport, security, oil and gas, utilities and other areas. Azercell Telecom is the sole provider of M2M technology in Azerbaijan. The company also exhibited another service it pioneered in Azerbaijan - Asan İmza (Mobile Signature). This service allows each subscriber to get an easy access in using electronic services and e-signature.
Activities and high-tech products of Azercell raised a wideinterested among many visitors, including representatives of government agencies and large businesses of the Russian Federation.
Azercell that continues to delight its customers with innovative technological products successfully exhibits Azerbaijan's development in the area of ICT and telecom for beyond the country borders.
Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996 and since the first years sustains a leading position on the market. Azercell introduced number of technological innovations in Azerbaijan: GSM technology, GPRS/EDGE, 24/7 Customer Care, full-time operating Azercell Express offices, mobile e-service "ASAN imza" (ASAN signature) and others. With 53% share of Azerbaijan's mobile market Azercell's network covers 99,8% of the country's population. By the end of 2013 the number of Azercell's subscribers reached 4,5 million people. In 2011 Azercell deployed 3G and in 2012 the fourth generation network - LTE in Azerbaijan. The Company is the leader of Azerbaijan's mobile communication industry and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector. Azercell is the part of the TeliaSonera Group of Companies, which has subsidiaries in more than 20 countries with total number of 186 million subscribers and 27 thousand employees.