SLT-MOBITEL and VS Information Systems (Pvt) Ltd (VSIS) signed a partnership agreement recently to provide Smart Building Solutions packaged under Extra Low Voltage (ELV) Systems through fibre connectivity for the Sri Lankan market. VSIS is a leading Information Technology Solutions Provider, and a Systems Integrator in Sri Lanka offering broad and deep solutions across hardware, software, and services that can accelerate business outcomes for customers. The partnership will enable VSIS to jointly provide total smart building solutions to the Sri Lankan market comprising Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) extra-low voltage Systems. The solutions offered include the full gamut such as conducting surveys, planning, designing, supplying, constructing, commissioning, and maintenance services in high-rise buildings. The range of services consist of structured cabling, data networking, telecommunications installations, GPON/GEPON Passive Optical Networks PBX, unified communications, public address and background music systems, audio visual system, IP surveillance systems, video management and video analytics, UPS system, building management systems, video wall displays and controllers, guard tour system, car park management, guest room automation and door locks, visitor management services and smart home solutions. Sudeepa Premarathne - Senior Solutions Architect of VSIS, Kelum Priyantha-Manager/Business Development of SLT , Chethana Attanayake-General Manager/Western Province Central of SLT, Imantha Wijekoon - Chief Regional Sales Officer of SLT, Kithsiri Gunsekara - Director of VSIS, Priyanga Gunasekara - Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of VSIS, Kaushala Lankadhikara - Director of VSIS, Malith Chandrasekara - Head of Enterprise Business of VSIS, Suneth Ranathunga – Manager/Business Development of VSIS and Kaushalya Hettiarachchi – Acting Head of Business Development (ELV Systems) of VSIS. ‘’The global construction sector has undergone a significant technological transformation in recent years, and we are delighted to partner with SLT-MOBITEL, the National Information, and Communications Technology (ICT) Solutions Provider to introduce these ELV solutions to the Sri Lankan customers,'' The Director of VSIS, Kithsiri Gunasekara stated commenting at the event. ''These SLT enabled Fibre Optic solutions and VSIS enabled ELV solutions will result in significant value addition for the building contractors as they will be able to plan these ELV solutions at the initial stages of the project with continuous engagement with our engineering teams. “By making Buildings Smart via ELV solutions for unique customer experience will revolutionize the Sri Lankan construction industry,’’ he further added. Imantha Wijekoon, Chief Regional Sales Officer, SLT stated, “SLT-MOBITEL is the only company in Sri Lanka to provide end-to-end Fibre connectivity, on dedicated lines. We are pleased to partner with VSIS and join forces to co-develop smart buildings solutions via SLT-MOBITEL Fibre for the benefit of our customers. Combining new technologies will ensure buildings are structured more efficiently and enhancing the comfort level of occupants. This strategic partnership is also an important step to revolutionizes the customer experience in our ambition for a better digital future.” Legacy ELV solutions consist of building data cabling, voice/data communications, security surveillance and access control, audio/video systems, car park management systems, IP TV systems etc. With VSIS, as an established and experienced organisation, integrating SLT-MOBITEL broadband fibre communications brings ‘Complete and Unmatched Smart Building’ experience to buildings.