TM Brings its First Cloud Summit 2017 to Empower Malaysian Enterprises
16 May 2017
TM BRINGS ITS FIRST CLOUD SUMMIT 2017 TO EMPOWER MALAYSIAN
Leveraging Digital Innovation to Transform Your Business
Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM) today organised its inaugural Cloud Summit 2017 event at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, carrying the theme – “Leveraging Digital Innovation to Transform Your Business”. The summit is aimed at providing a platform for both the Enterprise and Public Sector segments to discuss, share and gain insights about the latest advancements in Cloud and Digital Services which is set to transform businesses in Malaysia and beyond.
Speaking at the event, Datuk Bazlan Osman, Deputy Group Chief Executive Officer, TM said, “The Malaysian government recognises the importance of the digital economy and that going digital is key for Malaysian businesses to be globally competitive. We at TM pride ourselves as the strategic partner in nation-building and are devoted to realise this aspiration. We understand that businesses need to constantly evolve in order to move with the trends. To do so, we must reinforce our businesses with platforms that would give us the agility we need - where everything is processed, executed and delivered on a virtual platform i.e. cloud. With advances in Information Technology transforming the way we innovate, create and collaborate, we acknowledge that businesses will need to be first digitally transformed; before embarking the digital journey with its customers.”
“TM strives to provide services which transcends beyond the borders of connectivity, with increased focus on digital and innovation. As the nation’s Convergence Champion, we continue to serve customers comprehensively, by delivering a seamless digital experience and converged business solutions to meet your business needs. We have invested in several key areas, and amongst the most important are Data & Cloud. Today’s event is one of the flagship events that we are bringing to the market to deliver fully converged services and solutions to our customers, ranging from connectivity, ICT, BPO, cloud, data centres and smart services. This is in line with our promise of Business Made Easier to deliver the five (5) pillars of Smarter Living, Smarter Businesses, Smarter Cities, Smarter Communities and a Smarter Nation and we will continue to be guided by our vision “To Make Life and Business Easier, for a Better Malaysia,” Datuk Bazlan added.
Throughout the one (1) day event, delegates of Cloud Summit 2017 are able to discover the latest cloud trends and learn how to leverage the cloud services to transform their businesses with speed and scale through talks and forum by guest speakers and panellists as below:
|Forum: “Are You Moving Fast Enough in Capturing Digital Opportunity”||Noor Aieda Ahmad
Director, Infrastructure & Industry Support Division, Malaysian Investment Development Authority (MIDA)
|Subash Murugappan A/L Palaniappan
Head of Idea Design within Corporation Development & Innovation
|Goh Mei Lee
Chief Transformation Officer, Ambank Group
Head of Business Solutions, Grab
|Abdul Rahman Mohamed
General Manager, IT Strategy & Governance, Malaysia Airlines Berhad
Senior Deputy Director/Head of NBOS Unit Research, Planning and Policy Division, Public Service Department (JPA)
|“Business Agility in the Digital Era”||Dustin Kehoe
|“Industry 4.0”||Fa’izah Mohamed Amin
President, UMW Technology Sdn Bhd
|“Successful Digital / Cloud Adopter”||Sayantan Das
CEO, Foodpanda Malaysia
This event showcases a distinguished group of industry disrupters with an in-depth understanding of the ICT transformation journey that all Enterprise and Public Sector customers will go through in order to utilise cloud technology effectively. This will greatly benefit businesses that are transforming their business processes and already making headway with their digital business innovation. At the event, TM also provides the delegates with a customer retail experience, where customers are able to see and feel how a digitalised journey will change consumers' purchasing behaviour in a retail store.
Cloud Summit 2017 also features a preview of the TM Experience Centre (TMEC) for Business Solutions. With customer experience as the top priority, the TMEC is being developed by applying the design thinking approach. The objective is to further enhance customer experience by understanding customers’ daily challenges first, then provide an immersive day-to-day living context experience of TM’s vertical solutions for medium and large enterprises - giving a feel of how TM’s converged solutions can make lives and businesses easier. The TMEC will be located at TM @ Damansara and will be officially launched in the fourth (4th) quarter of 2017.
In addition to the TMEC preview, TM will also present product pillar booths showcasing end-to-end solutions that will enable, protect, collaborate, provide insights, host and empower smart services for thriving businesses.
For more information on TM and its product offerings, log on to www.tm.com.my.
Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM), Malaysia’s Convergence Champion and No. 1 Converged Communications Services Provider offers a comprehensive suite of communication services and solutions in fixed (telephony and broadband), mobility, content, WiFi and smart services. As a market leader, TM is driven by stakeholder value creation in a highly competitive environment. The Group places emphasis on delivering an enhanced customer experience via continuous customer service quality improvements and innovations, whilst focusing on increased operational efficiency and productivity.
Leveraging on our extensive global connectivity, network infrastructure and collective expertise, TM is well positioned to propel Malaysia as a regional Internet hub and digital gateway for SouthEast Asia.
As a multiple award winning model corporate citizen committed to good governance and transparency, TM continues its pledge to ensure the integrity of our processes, people and reputation as well as the sustainability of our operations. Our Corporate Responsibility (CR) ethos reinforces responsible behavior in the four main domains of the marketplace, workplace, the community and the environment. With a focus on ICT, the Group further promotes 3 major platforms i.e. education, community/nation-building and environment, through our Reaching Out programmes.
TM will continue to leverage on the strategic investments made earlier in webe and TM Business Solutions to realise its Convergence and “Go Digital” aspirations as its moves beyond connectivity services into new value added digital services. The Company is embarking on a holistic approach covering customer experience, process optimisation and new business opportunities. This entails building a digitally aware and smarter workforce that acts as a catalyst to the digital transformation of TM, thus powering Malaysia’s digital economy
TM looks forward to serving customers with relevant convergence propositions via the 5 pillars of Smarter Living, Smarter Businesses, Smarter Cities, Smarter Communities and a Smarter Nation - delivering a seamless digital experience and integrated business solutions to cater to individual lifestyle and business communication needs - towards making “Life and Business Easier for a Better Malaysia”.
For further information on TM, visit www.tm.com.my.
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