TM R&D has been selected as Finalist for TM Forum’s Excellence Awards 2020!

We are extremely excited to announce that TM R&D has been selected as a finalist for TM Forum’s Excellence Awards 2020.

TM R&D was recognised in the Beyond Connectivity and AI, Data & Analytics Categories for its Smart Water Integrated Management System (SWIMS) and Intelligent Network Diagnostic & Expert Advisory System for Service Desk (IDEAS+) respectively. Winners will be announced during the Digital Transformation World in October 2020.

TM Forum’s Excellence Awards recognises the world’s leading companies for their innovative achievements spanning digital transformation, business and IT agility, customer centricity, cross-industry partnering and collaboration, and product and service innovation. The awards also recognise the organisations making a significant contribution to the acceleration of digital transformation throughout the industry.

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TM R&D participates in TM Forum Excellence Awards 2020

TM R&D participates in TM Forum Excellence Awards 2020 by nominating SWIMS an Internet of Water (IoW) solution in the Beyond Connectivity category!

Learn how TM R&D and Air Selangor partnered on an ‘Internet of Water’ that optimizes usage, efficiency and more here : https://www.linkedin.com/posts/tm-forum_tm-rd-and-air-selangor-partner-on-an-internet-activity-6660539280785461249-256H

About TM R&D

Telekom Research & Development Sdn Bhd (TM R&D) is the centre of innovation for Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TM). TM R&D’s strategic role is to bring new technology and innovation to TM, contributing to nation building and the digital knowledge economy.

TM R&D is the winner of the MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards (MSC Malaysia APICTA) for Innovation “Smart Safety Helmet” and “Analytics of Customer Experience (ACE)”. 

For further information on TM R&D, visit www.tmrnd.com.my


TM RND Won Two Awards at the Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards 2019!

TM R&D proudly took home two awards for IoT – Utilities and AI – Telecommunications categories at the recently concluded Malaysia Technology Excellence Awards 2019! The award winning solutions are:

Revolutionising IoT for TM Access (RITA), a project which TM R&D provides water management solutions characterised by visibility, control, and situational awareness in near real time and; Intelligent Network Diagnostic & Expert Advisory System for Service Desk (IDEAS+), which develops a one-stop advisory platform for TM’s contact centre.

Congratulations TM R&D!

TM R&D Wins Award for Smart Safety Helmet

KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 15 – TM Research & Development (TM R&D), the research arm and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Bhd (TM), won the Cross Category: Research & Development for its innovative Smart Safety Helmet at the 19th MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT Awards (MSC Malaysia APICTA), recently.

Winning the award,  organised by the National ICT Association of Malaysia (PIKOM), has led TM R&D to be selected to represent Malaysia in the Cross Category: Research & Development at the International APICTA Awards 2018 in Guangzhou, China. 

Chief executive  officer of TM R&D, Dr. Sharlene Thiagarajah was present to accept the award.

Acting group chief executive officer of TM, Datuk Bazlan Osman, in statement, said, “We are excited and thrilled to know that TM R&D has won the award. It was such a great honour and it is the first of many other innovations that will be introduced by our R&D arm. We are certainly proud of this recognition and TM R&D’s outstanding achievement in the ICT industry.”

TM R&D Received Merit at the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2017 in Dhaka

10 December 2017: TM Research & Development (TM R&D) was recently conferred Merit for its LTE-WiFi Aggregation (LTE Plus) under the Communication Category during the Asia Pacific ICT Alliance Awards 2017 (APICTA Awards) held at Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC) in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

LTE Plus is a 3GPP advanced feature that enables operators to integrate WiFi (operating in unlicensed band) and cellular traffics, hence improving transmission bandwidth and enhancing user experience. LTE Plus was developed to assist UniFi mobile to increase its 4G transmission bandwidth by aggregating WiFi unlicensed band and cellular band based on the  3GPP advanced feature.

Dubbed as the Oscar of the ICT Arena, the APICTA Awards is an international awards program organized by APICTA, which aims to increase ICT awareness in the community and assist in bridging the digital divide. By providing networking and product benchmarking opportunities to ICT innovators and entrepreneurs in the region, the program is designed to stimulate ICT innovation and creativity, promote economic and trade relations, facilitate technology transfer, and offer business matching opportunities via exposure to venture capitalists and investors.

TM R&D Wins World Communication Awards 2017 in London

28 November 2017: TM Research & Development (TM R&D) recently won the Best Connectivity Solution category for its Integrated Smart Services Framework (iSSEF Prime) at the World Communication Awards 2017 held at the Supernova, Victoria Embankment Gardens, London.

iSSEF Prime is the enhanced version of TM R&D’s iSSEF smart services platform, which underpins many Internet of Things (IoT) services and applications. It is designed to be a flexible framework and as a template PaaS that can be utilised for developing future projects in the area of digital services.

It is an “easy to use portal of information for many IoT offerings,” one of the judges said. This is “definitely a solution bringing value to operators in their ambition to develop digital services,” added another, while a third noted that the platform “addresses a critical challenge for the success of IoT.”

The judging panel highlighted the example use cases given by TM R&D in its entry, including smart buildings, parking applications, smart traffic lights and street lighting. “These can only be scratching the surface of its potential,” the judges said.

Launched in 1999, the World Communication Awards (WCA) has shown to be the undisputed blue chip mark of success in the global telecom industry. Recognised as the most prestigious awards ceremony in the industry, the WCA is synonymous with innovation, merit and outstanding performance in the telecoms field. The awards are awarded to those who have shown the highest level of quality and innovation throughout the year.

TM R&D Received Merit at the MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT Awards 2017

13 October 2017: TM Research & Development (TM R&D) was recently conferred Merit during the 18th MSC Malaysia Asia Pacific ICT (MSC Malaysia APICTA) Awards 2017 organised by the National ICT Association of Malaysia (PIKOM) held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. 

TM R&D received 3 merits this year, one for the Best of Communications Applications and two under the Best of Research & Development category. All 3 projects will represent Malaysia at the International APICTA which will be held in Dhaka in December 2017. The 3 projects are LTE-WiFi Aggregation (LTE Plus), Vital Wireless Dongle (V-WiD) and Integrated Smart Services Framework (iSSEF).

LTE-WiFi Aggregation (LTE Plus) was developed to assist UniFi Mobile to increase its 4G transmission bandwidth by aggregating WiFi unlicensed band and cellular band based on 3GPP advanced feature. Vital Wireless Dongle (V-WiD) was built for MMMO to boost broadband speed using WiFi-4G LTE bonding solution. It can also function as a portable Access Point (AP) which offers continuous and seamless wireless connectivity anywhere anytime. Integrated Smart Services Exchange Framework (iSSEF) is an IoT framework that allows fast integration of smart services which enable smart living experience to the end users. 

MSC Malaysia APICTA Awards provides recognition to outstanding achievements of individuals, students, entrepreneurs, SMEs and organizations with operations in Malaysia who have contributed to the development of the MSC Malaysia initiatives or in building applications and services for the benefit of Malaysia. It recognizes creativity, innovation, and excellence in Malaysian ICT.