Saudi Arabian Military Industries and Saudi Telecom Company Forge Strategic Partnership to Enhance Defense and Security Sectors with Digital Solutions
[Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, February 4-8] – In a significant development at the World Defense Show, Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) and Saudi Telecom Company (stc) have announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This strategic partnership is set to transform Saudi Arabia's defense and security sectors through the integration of innovative digital solutions.
The MoU, signed during the prestigious World Defense Show held from February 4th to 8th, symbolizes a commitment to enhancing the digital infrastructure within the defense and security sectors. The collaboration will focus on developing advanced command and control center services, combining SAMI’s expertise in the military industry with stc’s capabilities in telecommunications.
Eng. Ziad H. AlMusallam, Executive Vice President, Advanced Electronics at SAMI, commented on the partnership: "Signing this MoU at the World Defense Show is a proud moment for us. It marks the beginning of a significant journey with stc to bring forth unparalleled digital solutions in defense and security, reinforcing our nation's protective measures."
Saud Alsheraihi, products and solutions VP at stc, also shared his perspective: "This collaboration with SAMI, forged at such a globally recognized event, showcases our commitment to technological excellence. Together, we are setting a new benchmark in defense and security systems that aligns with the national vision."
The MoU is more than a collaboration; it represents a pioneering initiative in the region, merging military industries with telecommunications. This strategic alliance is a testament to both organizations' dedication to harnessing digital technologies for enhancing national security and defense.
The partnership highlights the mutual benefits and shared expertise of SAMI and stc. As leaders in their fields, their collaboration at the World Defense Show is expected to become a model for public-private partnerships, advancing national interests and technological growth.
In conclusion, a joint statement from the spokespersons of SAMI and stc read: "The MoU between SAMI and stc, signed at the World Defense Show, is a milestone in our commitment to the future of Saudi Arabia’s defense. It embodies our dedication to integrating cutting-edge digital solutions in the defense and security sectors, emphasizing our commitment to technological advancement and strategic collaboration for national security."