Du, Dubai’s second telecom service provider, has announced that it will provide WiFi internet access in upcoming Dubai Tram.
This announcement between the telco and the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) came during GITEX Technology Week 2014 on the sidelines of the telecom operator being chosen as the Smart City Official WiFi Provider in Dubai.
As a part of this agreement, du will be the official provider of free WiFi in 29 stations on the Red line and 18 stations on the Green line, and 11 tram stations across Dubai.
du’s WiFi solutions will be accessible by using one login and one portal at all locations. Customers can choose one of three options – free high speed for government services, complimentary basic service, and premium high speed service.
Full details of each option will be available through a landing page that is automatically opened upon connection, du said.