Du signs digital ID deal with One37
08 April 2019 17:07 GMT

UAE-based operator Du has signed a partnership with identity and access authentication products provider, One37.

The firms will introduce products enabling public and private enterprises to take advantage of a ready-made, blockchain-powered platform.

Marwan Bin Dalmook Senior Vice President ICT Solutions & Smart City Operations, du, said: “This agreement will facilitate du’s rapid leadership in the blockchain space. Our goal, whilst maintaining the enterprise customer’s success at the center of everything we do, is to support the UAE business community to deliver sustained success taking full advantage of this burgeoning blockchain technology from a trusted solution partner. It solidifies our market presence as a credible, reliable contributor to business growth in the UAE. Like du, one37 is dedicated to curating best-in-class secure identity solutions and we welcome the enrichments to the UAE’s digital transformation expected to come as a direct result of this collaboration.” 

Fadwa Mohanna, CEO of one37, said: “We are very pleased to collaborate with du on empowering enterprises with innovative identity solutions leveraging the powers of blockchain. 

The firms said the one37 digital identity solution offers the ideal basis for a secure, easy-to-deploy, decentralized identity-as-a-service platform that is fit for enterprises seeking to digitally and efficiently transform their business.” By building on top of BPaaS, du’s new use cases are an important step towards providing smart solutions that create efficiencies for government transactions leading up to 2021.