Author: Ervina Anggraini

Indonesia’s data centre industry threatened by price war
Indonesia’s promising data centre industry is faced with a slew of challenges, not the least of which is a price war that is taking advantage of users’ misunderstanding of data centre classifications.
Smartfren to boost LTE speed to 240Mbps with 3Ca tech
Just months after it began deploying 2Ca (two-carrier-aggregation) technology to give its customers a better broadband experience, Indonesian operator Smartfren has moved to the next level and begun testing 3Ca technology.
Indonesia considering satellite technology for its broadband push
As part of the Indonesia Broadband Plan, the Government is looking to use satellites to connect people in remote and rural areas, beyond just fibre-optic networks.
Malaysia’s IT agency MDEC spreads its wings to Indonesia
Malaysian government agency MDEC has spread its wings to neighbouring Indonesia, where it has partnered with local VC firm Kejora to help propel e-commerce and startup companies to the regional stage.
Ooredoo is dead serious about Indosat and Indonesia
Ooredoo Group, which holds a 65% stake in operator PT Indosat Tbk that has rebranded itself into Indosat Ooredoo, said it plans to invest 30% of its group annual revenue into its Indonesian operator over the next three years.
In the 4G era, voice still dominates Telkomsel revenue
The new digital era hasn’t quite caught on, with the biggest contributor to Telkomsel revenue coming from its non-digital businesses.
Another VOD service for Indonesia
Aims to bring Asian content to Indonesia and vice versa Partnerships with Telkom, Telkomsel for free access  
Yonder Music in exclusive deal with XL Axiata in Indonesia
New York-based music streaming service company Yonder Music has announced an exclusive partnership with XL Axiata in Indonesia, nearly six months after announcing a similar pact with XL’s sister company Celcom Axiata in Malaysia.
Indonesia’s broadband plan moves into next stage … finally!
After a delay of nearly two decades, Indonesia’s plan to wire up its people is ready to proceed with the ambitious Palapa Ring project moving into activation.
Blue Bird takes on ride-hailing startups with refreshed app
44-year-old taxi company Blue Bird has launched a new version of its pioneering ride-hailing app to take on today’s upstart startups.
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