Maxis 5G Alliance Continues Momentum with Introduction of Seven New Partners

Date : 14-Sep-2022
Location: Kuala Lumpur


  • Maxis 5G Alliance was formed to accelerate 5G technology and IoT enterprise solutions in line with national digital agenda. 

Key Takeaways:

  • Maxis 5G Alliance expands to 23 members with various initiatives rolled out to create and commercialise 5G use cases.
  • GSMA APAC virtual event, Autonomous Mobile Robots showcase, and fast-tracking industrial use cases at 5G and AI Innovation Hub among the Alliance’s many initiatives to unlock IR4.0 value
  • Alliance a part of Maxis’ commitment to accelerate technology breakthroughs and digital transformation in strengthening Malaysia’s competitiveness in the region.


  • The alliance introduces seven new partners namely Gamuda Land, Garuda Robotics, ITXOTIC, LinkUp Smart Solutions, NOKIA, NVIDIA and ZTE, bringing the total to 23 members.
  • A virtual event, GSMA APAC will be held in 20 September, which aims at gathering tech and industry leaders to drive innovation, partnerships, policies, and the ecosystem at large.
  • Maxis together with Alliance partner OMRON, are showcasing Autonomous Mobile Robots powered by Maxis’ next generation network, enabling a plant to run 24/7 with zero downtime, reduce operational costs and improve safety and productivity for manufacturers. Maxis invites enterprises to explore these capabilities and more at Maxis Business Innovation Centre (MBIC) at Menara Maxis, Kuala Lumpur.
  • Maxis, Huawei and MIMOS are fast-tracking industrial use cases enabled by 5G, IoT, Cloud and Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the 5G and AI Innovation Hub at the MIMOS campus. The hub serves as a co-creation testbed for research and development and an incubator for innovative solutions, which will enable businesses to access infrastructure and facilities powered by advanced technologies. Enterprises are encouraged to go to and schedule a visit to the hub.


  • Gokhan Ogut, Chief Executive Officer, Maxis, said, 5G deployment will unlock the true value of IR4.0 across economic sectors, and committed to bringing 5G to the nation.
  • Chong Kai Wooi, Managing Director of NEC Corporation of Malaysia Sdn Bhd,said,NEC and Maxis will co-create smart solutions with applications across multiple use cases and industry verticals, tapping into the former's AI-powered solutions.


  • This development suggests that Maxis and alliance are getting ready to roll-out 5G in Malaysia in the near future.

Maxis 5G Alliance

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