Connectivity

The value of Wi-Fi to APAC organisations
Wi-Fi connectivity downtime results in US$51 million in business losses and dramatically impacts a company’s brand reputation
TADHack Global, Kuala Lumpur 2017 drives new solutions for programmable telecoms
Hundred and fifty participants were given 48 hours to build working prototypes.
‘Enough is enough!’ Sarawak, introduces slew of Digital Economy initiatives
In an aggressive positioning to become a Digital Economy, Sarawak introduces a slew of initiatives, including forming its own version of MDEC.
MyIX aims for regional recognition
Malaysia Internet Exchange in talks with regional ISPs, Netflix
South East Asia–Middle East–Western Europe 5 consortium completes submarine cable system
Telekom Malaysia adds another submarine cable system to its growing network.
Facebook wants to connect the ‘other’ 150mil Indonesians
It is the responsibility of all stakeholders, both public and private, to connect as many people as possible to the Internet, Facebook Inc’s vice president of Business Development John Lagerling told the Indosat IDByte 2015 conference in Jakarta.
Global consortium begins construction of US$250mil SEA-US cable system
A global consortium of telecommunications companies, formed to build and operate the South-East Asia-United States (SEA-US) submarine cable system, officially announced the start of construction.
Emerging markets report fundamental life changes from connectivity
Connectivity has had a transformative impact, with nearly all consumers surveyed in emerging markets (97%) reporting fundamental life changes in key areas of their lives, according to Juniper Networks.
TIME invests in Faster to keep pace with IP traffic demand
TIME dotCom Berhad invests US$56 million into a US$300 million transpacific submarine cable system to handle exponential growth in IP traffic.
QEOS aims to be billion-dollar company and IoT leader
Dr Walter Gabriel and his chairman Dr Raymond Chin of Quantum Electro Opto Systems Sdn Bhd (QEOS) are aiming to be world leaders in the IoT space. Both believe the recent IP acquisition of Centric to be a key step.
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