- Telcos continued their momentum in expanding their enterprise ICT capabilities through collaborations with government agencies, but there was limited involvement from technology and industry players.
- The business was stagnant in 2021 due to the decline of legacy services. 2022 will be more challenging for telcos as businesses are returning to the physical workplace.
Malaysian telcos started their 2022 enterprise ICT initiatives with public-private collaborations. TM partnered with Technology Park Malaysia (TPM) and Huawei to develop MRANTI, an e-service platform to drive technology commercialization, while Maxis announced its collaboration with MIMOS and Huawei to build a 5G and AI hub to co-develop new enterprise use cases. This quarter also saw 2021 financial results reported by major enterprise ICT telecom providers such as TM and Maxis. For updates on the previous quarters, please see “Malaysia Enterprise Telecom Update Q4 2021 – Acquisition Season for Telcos” (January 12, 2022). Continue reading “Malaysia Enterprise Telecom Update Q1 2022: Wider Industry Collaborations Despite Stagnant Growth in 2021”