Author: Digital News Asia

P1’s Michael Lai calls it quits, CC Puan steps in
Michael Lai has stepped down as chief executive offficer (CEO) of Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd for personal reasons, with Green Packet Berhad Group founder and CEO Puan Chan Cheong stepping into the role.
Final evaluation for the three shortlisted for digital terrestrial TV
The three shortlisted bidders for the Digital Terrestrial TV Broadcasting (DTTB) infrastructure build -- i-Media Broadcasting Solutions, Puncak Semangat and Redtone Network -- have submitted their proposed business plans for a final round of evaluation by the MCMC.
Suzlinda Sulaiman from Fujitsu to lead Microsoft Malaysia’s services unit
Microsoft Corp has appointed Suzlinda Sulaiman, former vice president of managed services at Fujitsu Malaysia, to head the Microsoft Services division in Malaysia.
Friendster and Korea’s Kakao partnership to drive mobile content market
Friendster Sdn Bhd, a subsidiary of MOL Global, announced it has signed an exclusive partnership agreement with South Korea’s Kakao Corp to promote, market and distribute the Kakao mobile platform in Malaysia.
Detained: Suspect who allegedly insulted the Agong on Facebook
The MCMC, working with the police’s Commercial Crimes Department, said it has successfully tracked and detained a suspect who had allegedly insulted the Yang DiPertuan Agong (or king) on Facebook.
Fortinet announces another next-gen OS, this time for web security
Fortinet has introduced another ‘next-generation’ operating system, this time for its FortiWeb Web application firewalls product family.
Dell, Intel and Revolution Analytics set up big data innovation centre in Singapore
Dell, Intel and Revolution Analytics have announced the creation of the Big Data Innovation Centre in Singapore, which they said would provide extensive training programmes, proof-of-concept capabilities and solution development support on big data and predictive analytic innovations for the Asian market.
Sophos appoints Mavisco distributor in Malaysia, focus on govt and SME segments
Sophos has appointed Mavisco Resources Sdn Bhd as a distributor in Malaysia for its complete security product portfolio.
Bank Muamalat to use SAS' credit scoring solution
Islamic financial provider Bank Muamalat and business analytics software and services company SAS Malaysia have announced the integration of SAS’ Credit Scoring technology into the bank’s operations in Malaysia.
Ericsson platform to help DiGi streamline M2M services
DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd will be deploying the Ericsson Device Connection Platform, delivered as a service by Ericsson.
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