Chiew Kok Hin

MyIX seeks more investor-friendly policies, including reinstatement of cabotage exemption policy
Exemption for telcos & data centres on potential increase in power tariffs MyIX lowered port pricing by 33% last year to further benefit country
MyIX continues to champion 'keeping Internet traffic local'
The Malaysia Internet Exchange said it continues to be an important Malaysian asset due to its role of 'keeping internet traffic local.'
Internet bandwidth in Malaysia surges to all time high: MyIX
Demand for Internet bandwidth in Malaysia continues to rise with the Malaysia Internet Exchange reporting a peak of 1.46 Tbps in June 2022, more than doubling the 588 Gbps posted in May 2020 during the first movement control Order.
MyIX doubles up backhaul capacity to meet voracious Malaysian demand for faster broadband
Enhanced infra also in line with MyDigital blueprint to be leading digital economy 3 new members join- Nexworks Communications, Fastly from US & Dtac Trinet of Thailand
Digerati50: Howie Chang - changemaker
Forward School in Penang offers hands-on classes, project-based teaching Crisis offers an opportunity to play offense, ‘We want to play to win’
MoT - ‘unsung heroes’ of Malaysia’s growing competitiveness as a regional tech hub
MyIX hails Ministry of Transport’s commitment as reassuring to foreign investors Every 10% increase in international bandwidth per user sees 0.24% GDP increase
AIMS starts construction of Tier III flagship data center in Cyberjaya
AIMS @ Cyberjaya will be serving as the company’s flagship facility, and is interlinked with AIMS’ data centers in major cities across SEA.
MyIX: Demand for internet connectivity continues to touch unprecedented levels
Stay home Malaysians find work and play salvation over broadband MyIX & telco operators progressively upgrading infrastructure to serve users
TIME partners Facebook to increase international connectivity
End-Q2 2020 completion, usage exclusively to support Facebook & family of apps Govt encourages all undersea cables planned for deployment in SEA to land in Malaysia
Malaysia’s internet traffic hits new peak of 412Gbps in May
2018 peak at 391Gbps, over 70x increase from 5.8Gbps recorded in ‘09 MyIX plans more training, knowledge sharing, will co-host Peering Asia 3.0
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