Nigeria: MTN Unveils Cloud Services for SMEs


MTN, Nigeria’s leading Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Company, has launched a Cloud Services in the country for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).

The launch makes MTN the first telecommunications operator to offer Cloud services to small businesses in the Nigerian market.

“It is a range of prepaid cloud-based services designed to offer Human Resource Management, Customer Relationship Management and other enterprise software over a secure internet connection. And this without any of the associated IT infrastructure costs,” said Babatunde Osho, chief enterprise solutions officer.

According to Osho, with the launch of the services, SMEs in Nigeria will now be able to enjoy enterprise solutions without the usual attendant cost.

Osho said technology has become a key differentiator and enabler for businesses and as such offerings like MTN Cloud Services can prove to be a critical success factor for SMEs due to their flexibility and pay-as-you-go cost structure.