TM partners with Huawei to enhance broadband reach

PETALING JAYA: Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM) and Huawei Technologies (M) Sdn Bhd (Huawei) are collaborating to accelerate fibre broadband network reach.

In a joint statement, TM and Huawei said they recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work in multiple collaboration activities, leveraging on each other’s core expertise and capabilities.

According to the MoU, Huawei will share its extensive global best practices to help TM capitalise emerging opportunities quickly through big data aided network design and deployment, intelligent Smart Capex solution to respond fast to TM customer needs, and simplify business engagement between both organisations via inter-connecting IT processes.

Meanwhile, TM aspires to pursue the innovation and commercialisation of technology which includes Internet of Things (IoTs), cloud technology and artificial intelligence towards delivering digital experience to more Malaysians nationwide.

TM will also explore alternative wireless technology deployment to further expand high speed broadband reach across Malaysia; bridging the digital divide and meeting the government’s objective of a truly connected society.

The MoU is subject to a definitive agreement to be signed between the parties in specific areas. Further announcements will be made in due course, the companies added.