Ericsson to supply RAN equipment to Celcom to help it serve growing demand for data services in Malaysia.
Hackathon aims to empower university students and experienced professionals to build IoT solutions relevant to Malaysia.
The partnership has been extended for another five years until 2022.
The GSMA predicts that commercial 5G networks will begin to be widely deployed at the start of the next decade and, by 2025, will provide coverage to a third of the world’s population.
5G Accelerating Digital Malaysia showcases the latest technology on how 5G enables telcos and industries to transform as well as the benefits for Malaysians.
This is Malaysia’s first 5G trial and the first in Southeast Asia conducted on the 28GHz band.
Ericsson and the Yayasan DiRaja Sultan Mizan foundation have entered into a partnership agreement to use information and communication technology (ICT) to preserve the wetland ecosystem and cultural heritage in Setiu, a district in the state of Terengganu, Malaysia.
ICT – especially mobility, cloud and broadband – will buck the trend because it plays a crucial role in connecting the world, according to Ericsson senior VP and group CTO Ulf Ewaldsson.
With the perfect storm of 5G, IoT and the cloud, digital disruption is coming to every industry in Malaysia, argues Ericsson senior exec Todd Ashton.
Ericsson has launched the Ericsson Radio System and Ericsson Radio Dot System in Malaysia, saying these solutions are designed to deliver the capacity and quality required from local networks that were originally built and optimised to deliver voice services across a defined coverage area.