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StarHub and U Mobile Race Ahead with 5G Development 

StarHub and U Mobile have both made substantial headway with 5G technology. StarHub became the first in Singapore to offer its customers the 5G experience with the launch of new mobile plans. The plans allow customers an early glimpse into the ultra-fast speed and ultra-low-latency upgrades that come with the new technology. StarHub also commenced Southeast Asia’s first live 5G non-standalone (NSA) network trial across Singapore together with Nokia, allowing customers to enjoy the early benefits of 5G, including enhanced coverage and performance for better user experience. Over in Malaysia, U Mobile launched its Fast Forward with 5G consumer live trial at Berjaya Times Square for customers to experience a 5G future. While 5G has yet to be commercially rolled out in Malaysia, U Mobile has provisioned all its SIMs to be 5G-ready so that customers can get a taste of 5G in the mall. 

 

Most recently, StarHub and U Mobile successfully completed a multi-party roaming video conference call over 5G standalone technology, propelling them closer to offering customers crystal-clear and lag-free communication and entertainment experiences.  

Corporate News

STT GDC and U Mobile Win Big at Frost & Sullivan Awards 

ST Telemedia Global Data Centres (STT GDC) and U Mobile swept up awards at Frost & Sullivan’s latest industry awards. STT GDC was recognised as the ‘Singapore Data Center Services Provider of the Year’ for the second year running and as India's ‘Colocation Service Provider of the Year’ for the third consecutive year. 
 

Meanwhile, U Mobile became a third-time recipient of ‘Malaysia Mobile Service Provider of the Year’. It also gained recognition in five categories under the 2020 Excellence in Customer Experience for the Telecommunications Industry Malaysia.

Moogsoft Recognised in Industry Lists for Innovation and Fast Growth

Moogsoft was named ‘Value Leader’ for its DevOps innovation in Enterprise Management Associates (EMA)’s 2020 AIOps Radar Report. It earned the title across nearly all use cases in the report – Incident, Performance, and Availability Management as well as Change Impact and Capacity Optimisation – a testament to the company being a leading provider of AIOps. EMA, a leading industry analyst, also recognised Moogsoft exclusively as an innovator in DevOps. Apart from EMA, Moogsoft also made its debut in Inc. Magazine ‘s annual 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States. It placed in the prestigious list due to its 528 per cent revenue growth over the past three years. 

GDS Partners Sembcorp on Renewable Energy Initiative

GDS inked an MOU with Sembcorp Industries to develop and provide renewable energy solutions for its data centres in China. Both companies are also exploring further collaborations to harness operational synergies between GDS’ green data centres and Sembcorp’s renewable power generation and water management systems. The partnership adds to GDS' proactive effort to further promote environmental sustainability and support China's green energy reform. GDS currently has data centres in Chengdu and Zhangbei using green power.

Community

ST Telemedia Welcomes First Recipient of the ST Telemedia Scholarship

Last month, ST Telemedia met up with Raja Khairul Anwar, the first scholar of our newly-established university scholarships. Learn more about Raja, the scholarships, as well as what went on during the get together here

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