Huawei chosen for digital transformation of Hamad International Airport

Huawei and Hamad International Airport (HIA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) formalizing a strategic partnership to enable the airport´s digital transformation, the ICT provider said.

The MoU provides a broad framework for collaboration between HIA and Huawei for co-creation of innovative concepts, prototypes and solutions using cutting-edge technologies, particularly in the areas of IoT and autonomous machines, to address real business challenges and opportunities.

The objective is to accelerate digital transformation at Hamad International Airport and to share the solutions with the community for wider benefit of the air transport industry. Through this cooperation, HIA aims to improve the passenger experience, enhance security and communication, and increase operational efficiency.

Huawei has provided a wide range of ICT solutions for airports, airlines, and air traffic control authorities across the world. These ICT solutions include indoor/outdoor modular data centers, servers and storage devices, converged cloud platforms, Big Data analytics platforms, and integrated wired/wireless communications solutions.

By the end of 2016, Huawei provided ICT products, solutions, and services for more than 40 airports, airlines, and air traffic control authorities worldwide.

Huawei is a global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider. Our innovative ICT solutions, products, and services are used in more than 170 countries and regions, serving over one-third of the world´s population. Founded in 1987, Huawei is a private company fully owned by its employees.