From now on, prepaid (Sim-Sim) subscribers of Azercell Telecom, leading mobile operator of Azerbaijan, will be able to activate “Asan Imza” mobile e-signature service on their mobile numbers.
These subscribers will benefit from the opportunities provided by “Asan Imza” service for using e-services and signing documents electronically.
The launch of this new service will serve for the convenience of prepaid subscribers. Thus, prior to that, prepaid subscribers had to obtain a postpaid number or change their numbers to postpaid system, which made it difficult to access “Asan Imza” service.
Now any Azercell subscriber can activate mobile e-signature service in his/her number without any restriction and use over 500 public and private e-services easily.
“Asan Imza” mobile e-signature – is a technology that enables using a mobile phone as a digital identity and e-signature tool.
The main advantage of “Asan Imza” is its operability with no need for additional devices or software to read a smart card.
A mobile phone and a SIM card storing authentication and e-signature digital keys are sufficient for starting using Asan Imza.
For more information, please visit: www.asanimza.az
Digital certificates used in “Asan Imza” technology are issued by Asan Certification Services Centre (ASXM) of Ministry of Taxes. ASXM, established jointly by State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Ministry of Communications and High Technologies and accredited at Ministry of Communications and High Technologies, is entitled to issue certificates to the employees of state and municipal authorities, legal entities and individuals.
Azercell Telecom LLC was founded in 1996 and since the first years sustains a leading position in the market. Azercell introduced number of technological innovations in Azerbaijan: GSM technology, advance payment mobile services, M2M,MobilBank, GPRS/EDGE (mobile internet), 24/7 Customer Care, full-time operating Azercell Express offices, mobile e-service “ASAN imza” (ASAN signature) and others. With 48.2 percent share of Azerbaijan’s mobile market Azercell’s network covers 99.8 percent of the country’s population. In 2015, the number of Azercell’s subscribers reached 4.5 million people. In 2011 Azercell deployed 3G and in 2012 the fourth generation network – LTE in Azerbaijan. The Company is the leader of Azerbaijan’s mobile communication industry and the biggest investor in the non-oil sector. Azercell is a part of TeliaSonera Group of Companies serving 186 million subscribers in 17 countries worldwide with 27,000 employees.