Telekom Malaysia Berhad today signed a Memorandum of Agreement (“MoA”) with Huawei Malaysia, sealing a collaboration that will see further expansion of its Cloud services offered by its enterprise and public sector business arm, TM ONE. With this signing, TM Cloud α [Cloud Alpha] services is set to enable next-generation innovation for its customers.
With the MoA, TM ONE’s enterprise and public sector customers, as well as organisations in the SME segment will enjoy the full capabilities of Cloud α solutions. By tapping into HUAWEI CLOUD technology, which provides a powerful computing platform and an easy-to-use development environment, Cloud α service will enable TM ONE’s customers to also enjoy the power of reliable, secure, agile and future-ready cloud platform and services to drive their digital transformation journey.
“This collaboration with Huawei Malaysia is another milestone for TM ONE as we now have full cloud capability as a core offering from TM ONE to capture growth in Malaysia, which is expected to grow at a Compounded Annual Growth Rate (“CAGR”) of 27% in the next five years. More smart services and Big Data analytics solutions based on Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) capabilities can also be introduced to the market, powered by Cloud α. Combining Cloud, Artificial Intelligence, and the most advanced cybersecurity practices and technologies for our Cloud operations, TM ONE is striding strongly forward as the only Malaysian-owned full stack cloud AI infrastructure service provider,” Ahmad Taufek Omar, Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer, TM ONE said.
Meanwhile, Michael Yuan CEO, Huawei Malaysia. said, “We are excited to be able to collaborate with TM as we enter the next level of partnership in cloud and AI opportunities to fast-track digital transformation in Malaysia. Leveraging on TM’s wide network coverage and expertise from Huawei technological innovation, I am confident that we can develop a holistic ICT infrastructure together in line with the government’s move to spur Malaysia’s digital economy growth.”
Earlier in April, TM ONE launched Cloud α, the full stackcloud services comprising IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, Cloud Professional Services and Managed Cloud Services. Cloud α [Cloud Alpha] is the foundation that enables important innovation such as blockchain, chatbot, data analytics and robotic process automation (RPA) to be rolled out, so that the industry players can enhance their service delivery while keeping in compliance with regulatory requirements such as Bank Negara Malaysia’s Risk Management in Technology (RMiT) regulations.
(This content is surmised from a press release)