Dubai PR Network, Online Press Release from Dubai and Middle East
 
Telecom & Networking(Technology)
Filter PR by
  
du Leads MENA as Founding Member of Global Alliance to Promote Adoption of Light Communication Technology
 

du’s involvement in the Light Communication Alliance will help lead global adoption of Light Communication technology

Dubai, UAE, 31, July, 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has become the only regional founding member of the Light Communications Alliance (LCA) – a newly launched global consortium of communications, lighting, infrastructure, and device manufacturing industry leaders aimed at promoting new wireless technologies to enable Light Communications (LC). The LCA will also establish and advocate the use of global standards for this emerging industry.

As a key advocate for bringing new technologies to fruition across the UAE, du’s involvement in this global alliance reiterates the company’s commitment towards pioneering technologies that empower citizens, enterprises, and government entities across the country, the region, and the world.

‘At the forefront of new industries’

“At du, we pride ourselves on pioneering game-changing technologies to add even more value to our valued customer segments. As LiFi technology becomes a commercial reality, we look forward to shaping the future of this technology as well as expanding customers’ potential by complementing our solutions stack with the latest connectivity innovations and developments,” said, Saleem AlBlooshi, Chief Technology Officer at EITC.

“We are proud to be working alongside the world’s leading industry players to bring this communication to life across the globe,” he added.

‘Lighting up connected possibilities’

Light Communication technologies include Light Fidelity (LiFi) and Optical Camera Communications (OCC), both of which have been attracting increased attention over recent years within several industries, such as smart cities and homes, industry 4.0 and manufacturing environments, as well as retail and tourism.

Global Market Insights predicts that the LiFi market will be worth $75 billion by 2025, creating broad, far-reaching opportunities for the related industries to benefit from Visible Light Communications.

The LCA is an open, non-profit association of members who aim to promote Light Communications technology with a consistent, focused and concise approach. The LCA will highlight the benefits, use cases and timelines for Light Communications adoption. The organisation will also align innovative leaders across the industries that light and communications touches, defining standards for education, communication, and interoperability.

The founding members of the LCA are Nokia, du, LEDVANCE, Liberty Global, Lucibel, pureLiFi, LiFi Research & Development Centre, Velmenni, Zero.1, CEA Leti, and Institut Mines-Télécom.


Posted by : Dubai PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 3617 times
PR Category : Technology
Posted on : Wednesday, July 31, 2019  2:36:00 PM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of DubaiPRNetwork.com.
Previous Story : du Announces New Roaming Solutions for UAE Customers Travell...
Next Story : F5 Networks Announces Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2019 Results...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories



 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Inventive, Futuristic and Daring Translucent is a Distinguished Milestone for Police. [4941-Views]
Show your Nanny some love and treat them to a Complimentary Haircut throughout August and ... [4453-Views]
Introducing Lunette: A Tool to Empower Women [4026-Views]
Corum Golden Bridge Titane DLC - black beauty for the man of style [3843-Views]
Robinsons Showcases Malone Souliers' Stunning New Collection for Pre-Fall 19 [3672-Views]
Marks & Spencer Unveils Its Autumn 2019 Kidswear Collection [3446-Views]
Ferragamo Urban - 2019 Fall/Winter Collection [3196-Views]
GUESS - The Perfect Tote [3166-Views]
Aesop's Parsley Seed Skin Priming Regimen [3105-Views]
Ralph Lauren Debuts “Wear Your Story” Denim Campaign [2971-Views]
Corum Admiral Legend 42-Icon ahead [2965-Views]
The future of photography and videography is in Canon's hands, with five 2019 EISA Awards [2958-Views]
Sandro: The Power Suit [2934-Views]
Hormann announces speed rolling shutter DD S6 [2855-Views]
Al Ain Hospital doctors save young girl from 2.5 cm pin in her lungs [2824-Views]
Forecasting Mesmerising Sea Views and Exotic Seafood at Gonu [2824-Views]
GEMS Education students shine with excellent A-Level examination results [2812-Views]
Jaguar I-pace: Redefining What It Means to Be a ‘CAR' [2806-Views]
Rock Chic Edit with GUESS [2782-Views]
Modular Sofa's by Boconcept [2757-Views]
Tazio Nuvolari Vanderbilt Cup [2721-Views]
Spare a thought for abandoned cats today – International Cat Day! [2696-Views]
Same Favourite Fragrance, New Innovative Products From the Ritual of Karma [2623-Views]
Get 50 per cent off back-to-school essentials at Dragon Mart [2623-Views]
Exceptional Playtime with Soundcore Vortex [2611-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories