17 April 2018
| Natalie Bannerman
DNA and Cisco Jasper have partnered together to introduce a new connectivity IoT service that will create global IoT ecosystem opportunities for Finnish companies.
Using the service DNA customers will be able to develop and
expand their IoT service businesses across both national and
"We want to accelerate the development of Finnish IoT
innovations by launching a versatile, cloud-based and
continuously developing ecosystem for automatic connectivity
management by a global market leader. Together with Cisco
Jasper, we are able to provide our customers with optimal
capabilities for the development of IoT solutions and their
efficient scalability for Finnish and international markets,"
said Esa Kinnunen, director of IoT sales and solutions at
The new offering pairs together DNA’s extensive
mobile network with Cisco Jasper Control Center, the global IoT
connectivity management platform, enabling companies in Finland
can the ability to launch, manage and monetise its IoT services
Enterprise customers of DNA are set to benefit from
Cisco’s Control Center, which not only provides
near real-time visibility and control of IoT services in the
region, but it also has the global scale needed to easily
expand those services worldwide.
To date Cisco’s IoT platform is used by over 55
service providers worldwide, in addition to its thousands of
automated commands enabled by the platform are used by more
than 550 mobile networks globally to manage IoT devices.
"This collaboration will empower innovative enterprises
throughout Finland to launch connected services that enhance
their customers’ experiences and generate new
revenue, and to scale those services globally," added Kalle
Ward, managing director, EMEAR at Cisco IoT. "In addition,
global businesses looking to expand their IoT services into
Finland can do so leveraging DNA’s world class
mobile network and our Control Center IoT connectivity
DNA recently joined the IoT World Alliance as the only
Finnish operator in the global network. A member of
the Alliance DNA customers are able to enjoy the benefits of
the network in a centralised way.
IoT World Alliance