Altair Engineering Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of US-based simulation technology and engineering services company Altair, has chosen Kuala Lumpur as its new regional headquarters to spearhead its expansion into South-East Asia.
Although companies in Asia understand the capability of product design and development, and engineering software, not many of them are adopting it because of a talent gap, said a senior official from Altair Engineering Inc.
Multimedia University (MMU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Institution of Engineers, Malaysia (IEM), saying that this would help boost career development for its engineering students and graduates.
Radica Software, a small Malaysian firm specialising in CAD software for electrical engineers, has a veritable ‘who’s who’ list of global clients, but its growth is being stymied by multinational licensing regimes and what can only be described as online payment prejudice, writes A. Asohan.
It was the hot startup of its era, but pioneering semiconductor player Globetronics, with an unbroken string of profitable quarters since its inception in 1991, doesn't look like slowing down yet. In fact, it is aiming to be a billion-ringgit revenue company by 2016.
LabVIEW Academies offers classroom curricula and hands-on exercise to undergraduates and graduates from MARA To promote more LabVIEW-trained and certified engineers to the electrical and biomedical engineering industries
Epicor Software Corporation, which develops business software for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organisations, said that Portek International Pte Ltd has chosen its enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to help it further streamline its engineering business operations in Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Multimedia University (MMU) announced that it is offering full scholarships to high-achieving students who want to pursue careers in the high-growth fields of Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology or Bioinformatics.
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