Finnair utilizes IBM iOS apps for use in technical operations

Finnair and IBM (NYSE: IBM) have formalized an agreement utilize iOS enterprise apps from IBM to support the airline´s overall digital transformation, the company said.

Finnair is adopting multiple enterprise iOS apps for digital transformation of the airline´s operations, utilizing IBM´s new app design and development model called mobile at scale for iOS, allowing clients to deploy multiple iOS apps over a multi-year period. The airline plans to roll out IBM MobileFirst for iOS assign tech in early 2017.

Finnair is focused on Asia-Europe traffic, carrying over 10 million customers annually and connecting 70 European destinations with 17 Asian mega-cities and three North American cities via its Helsinki hub. In preparation for growth, Finnair has recruited more than 500 employees, rolled out new aircraft and launched new routes.