Following the signature of the agreement at the beginning of July, Elisa Polystar has now finalized the acquisition of the British company Cardinality.

This acquisition is part of Elisa’s strategy to develop digital services internationally and to accelerate the development of its telecommunications software business under Elisa Polystar. Cardinality is a provider of cloud-native data management (DataOps), service assurance, and customer experience analytics for communications service providers (CSPs) worldwide.


Driven by a shared desire to harness the full potential of data available to network operators, Elisa Polystar and Cardinality deliver a powerful, cutting-edge AI-based data management and analytics and automation portfolio. the telecommunications industry, with comprehensive data ingestion and cloud-native capabilities, enabling simultaneous revenue and bottom line improvements for network operators.

Elisa Polystar is a leading global provider of network automation and service assurance solutions, serving more than 120 CSPs worldwide. With experience as an international business of Elisa, Finland’s largest CSP, Elisa Polystar’s solutions are tried and tested in live networks. Cardinality’s technologies complement and enhance Elisa Polystar’s service assurance and automation.slips.

Anssi Okkonen, CEO of Elisa Polystar
We are delighted to welcome the Cardinality experts to Elisa Polystar. Cardinality’s skill set enables us to deliver more efficient data management at scale, enabling operators to fully exploit the opportunities of the cloud. In our view, success starts with a flexible data management platform, it is complemented by AI-powered analytics and completed with automation software. Our combined wallet accomplishes all of this.