NTT MSC SDN BHD CELEBRATES THE LAUNCH OF THE STATE-OF-THE-ART CYBERJAYA4 ANNEX DATA CENTER & SORA BUILDING
Cyberjaya, Selangor, Tuesday, 16 January 2018; NTT MSC Sdn Bhd (NTT MSC) today celebrates the launch of Cyberjaya4, Annex Data Center & Sora Building, its latest expansion project; to provide one stop, end-to-end business solutions on cloud and co-locations. The event was officiated by Datuk Yasmin Mahmood, Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC).
Welcoming the launch, Datuk Yasmin commented, "NTT MSC is one of our earliest MSC Malaysia status companies and has been operating for more than 20 years here."
"MDEC is supporting the further growth and development of the data center industry in Malaysia, which is a vital aspect of the nation’s Digital Economy aspirations," she added. "NTT MSC’s expansion and growth is a testimony to Malaysia’s success in becoming the regional Data Center hub in ASEAN. The launch of NTT MSC’s expansion in Cyberjaya is timely."
In the last five years, the Malaysian Cloud Services and Data Center industry has recorded a 20 percent year-on-year growth. Reports by the Malaysia Internet Exchange (MyIX) reports that Internet traffic in the country is still on a rapid rise. In August 2016, Malaysia recorded the highest Internet traffic in history, with a CAGR of close to 57 percent since 2012.(1)"
In terms of contribution to GDP, the digital economy in Malaysia is projecting to grow 3% yearly from 17% in 2015 to 20% in 2020. With a sustained push by all stakeholders, Malaysia is on track to grow the Digital Economy contribution to reach the targeted value of RM324.9 billion by 2020, as set out in the 11th Malaysia Plan.
Stepping into the new era of data center solution, Cyberjaya4 Annex Data Center & Sora Building is designed to emphasize on business continuity, proof of concept & testimony, and centralized command center, to meet the expanding world-wide demand; and to increase the level of global competitiveness in data center market module, with new refined concept. Establishment of Cyberjaya4 Annex Data Center increases the total capacity to 140,000 sqft, which is approximately 40% of expansion from the current Cyberjaya4 Data Center.
Integrated Operations Center (IOC) is built inside the facility to centralise the operation units under one-roof, with integrated operation in one command center, to provide timely support and effective communication escalation.
Proof of Concept & Innovative Lab (POC) contains the latest converged ICT infrastructure, to act as a scientific forum, which brings together experts from a range of disciplines, accelerating the commercialization of innovations. This will indeed position NTT MSC at the forefront of safety, innovation and development.
Market trends show the growing demands on certifications to gain service trustworthiness especially in the areas of physical and information security. Certified with global accreditations including ISO/IEC 27001, PCI DSS, GBI, TIA-942, ISO/IEC 20000, TVRA and others, NTT MSC is committed to provide world-class telecommunications infrastructure that enhanced the functionality and usability to the Customers, while maximizing the protection of confidentiality, integrity and availability.
About NTT MSC
NTT MSC Sdn Bhd, a wholly owned subsidiary of NTT Communications Corporation Japan, was established on 2 July 1997 with authorized capital of RM 237 million and as to date has 166 employees based in Cyberjaya. NTT MSC provides a full suite of internet and managed network services to fulfill the multifaceted requirements of the current business and market needs. The business activities range from global network and IP services to a full range of internet and data center services. For further information on NTT MSC services, please refer to www.my.ntt.com
About NTT Communications Corporation
NTT Communications provides consultancy, architecture, security and cloud services to optimize the information and communications technology (ICT) environments of enterprises. These offerings are backed by the company’s worldwide infrastructure, including the leading global tier-1 IP network, the Arcstar Universal One™ VPN network reaching over 190 countries/regions, and over 140 secure data centers worldwide. NTT Communications’ solutions leverage the global resources of NTT Group companies including Dimension Data, NTT DOCOMO and NTT DATA.
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