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Race on for “Internet of Things” (IoT) networks

PETALING JAYA: New city-wide networks are being built in the country that will enable the entry of the “Internet of Things” or IoT type applications. The latest player to enter this space is little-known Atilze Digital Sdn Bhd, a wholly-owned unit of Penang-based Yen Global Bhd. Last month, Telekom Malaysia Bhd said it was rolling…

Towards collaborative, inclusive IoT Ecosystem

By Datuk Madius Tangau Imagine the street lights adjusting their level of lighting according to visibility on the road to improve drivers’ safety; the community participating in the police forces and local authorities to combat crime; having public transportation information in real time right in your hand; traffic lights communicating with vehicles on the road…

Seizing the benefits of digital Economy

By Datuk Madius Tangau On the invitation of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), I participated in the 2016 Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy: Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity in Cancun, Mexico, last week on behalf of Malaysia. As digital technologies percolates through the world economy, and the cost of data collecting,…

Internet of Things takes centrestage at Malaysia IoT Week

Cited as the one of the key technology areas that will facilitate the nation’s growth in agriculture, logistics, healthcare and advanced manufacturing, Internet of Things (IoT) takes centrestage at Malaysia IoT Week, which starts today.…

Mosti Establishes BITX Lab To Flourish Domestic Technological Innovation

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 24 (Bernama) — Malaysia establishes an innovation laboratory called Big Data IoT (Internet Of Things) Technology Accelerator (BITX) Lab in facilitating technology and innovation development as an effort to make the internet as the source of the nation’s economic growth.…

Roadmap to speed up National Internet of Things adoption

KUALA LUMPUR: The Science, Technology and Innovation Ministry and MIMOS Bhd have launched the National Internet of Things (IoT) roadmap to take the lead in accelerating IoT adoption in Malaysia. In a statement , International Data Corp (IDC) said the roadmap will play an important role to foster mutual support and coordination among various technological…

Government unveils national IoT roadmap

The Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) together with its applied research agency, MIMOS, today launched the National Internet of Things (IoT) Strategic Roadmap, a document that would serve as a guideline for IoT implementation in Malaysia. Its minister Datuk Dr Ewon Ebin said that the development of information and communications technology (ICT) was closely…