Upon approval from Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to trial 200MHz of 3.5GHz C-band spectrum, Maxis successfully achieved 2.96Gbps for single user peak speeds, recording a new high at two of its trial sites in Subang Jaya recently. The new record further reinstates the position of Maxis being in the forefront of technology leadership for the nation’s 5G development.
Maxis talks disruptive technology and enterprise solutions at Malaysia Tech Week 2019
Maxis is a Tech Leader Sponsor for the next big event in the Malaysian tech sphere – the Malaysia Tech Week 2019 (MTW 2019), which will run from 17-21 June. Maxis thought leaders and experts, led by CEO Gokhan Ogut, will be delivering exciting topics on disruption in the marketplace and enterprise solutions during four speaking sessions.
The city wide festival of industry-driven events will bring together the best of Malaysian Corporates, Ecosystem Partners, Investors, Regulators and Tech Startups along with delegations from around the world to Kuala Lumpur. YB Tuan Gobind Singh Deo, Minister of Communications and Multimedia, Malaysia, will be presenting the keynote address.
Here are the four topics that will be covered by Maxis at MTW 2019, more details on dates and timings of which can be found at www.malaysiatechweek.com:
1. Cracking the Over-The-Top Code and Going Beyond – Gokhan Ogut is a panel speaker where he and other telco CEOs will share how Malaysian telcos are addressing the disruption of Over-The-Top (OTT) services, maintaining profitability and creating a symbiotic universe where both can co-exist.
2. Corp Innov8 by Maxis: Levers of Business Success – Senthil Balan, Head of Business Development at Maxis will be delivering a talk on scaling disruptive technologies through regulations – leveraging the "science of active engagement" for breakthrough results. On the agenda will also be a talk on big data and analytics for business growth.
3. TechXperience by Maxis – The Debate: Profit vs Growth? – Join a panel as they talk about the trend of companies today relying heavily on funding to grow, and when do they shift their focus to reaching profitability, or if they even have to.
4. Corp Innov8 by Maxis: Accelerating the Business – A panel of experts will discuss solutions to business problems for many startups. Participants will also be able to ask for advice from our panel during the session.
“The rate in which technology is advancing and disrupting the way we live and work is unprecedented. And we can’t afford to ignore its impact on so many levels – from the way we do business to how we think about problems and solutions. The MTW is an excellent platform that encourages us to have this forward-thinking mindset, and we are really pleased to be right in the thick of it as a Tech Leader Sponsor. We look forward to good participation and engagement at all of the sessions,” said Rob Sewell, Maxis’ Chief Digital & Transformation Officer.
MTW 2019 will provide an in-depth look into the exponential advancement in technology and disruptive innovations today. It will feature innovation showcases, business matching opportunities, pitching platforms, and access to Malaysia’s ecosystem network with plenty of networking opportunities.
Maxis and Allo Technology Sdn. Bhd. (Allo), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), will collaborate to provide greater access to fibre connectivity to more people and businesses in Cyberjaya and Bangsar South in the Klang Valley and Jasin in Malacca. Maxis and Allo today signed and exchanged an Access Agreement for the provision of High Speed Broadband (HSBB) Network Services
Celcom Axiata Bhd (Celcom) and Maxis Berhad (Maxis) successfully conducted Southeast Asia’s first 5G Multi Operator Core Network (MOCN) trial, achieving peak speeds of more than 1.1Gbps in an outdoor environment at trial sites in Langkawi, Kedah.