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Malaysian ISP MyKris secures US$1.6 million deal with Courts

AvantiKumar | April 30, 2014
Listed in New Zealand, the Tier-1 Malaysian ISP is to support the retail chain with WAN network management services for three years.

Chew Choo Soon - MyKRIS modified 

Photo - Chew Choo Soon, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman of MyKris Limited.


Listed in New Zealand, Malaysian Tier-1 ISP MyKris has won a three year RM5.2 million [US$1.6 million] deal to provide internet and intranet services for retail chain Courts (Malaysia).

Internet services provider MyKris chief executive officer and executive chairman Chew Choo Soon, said,  "This is a significant win for us as it signals our first step into a new business sector as Courts is a household name for furniture, consumer electrical and IT products throughout Singapore and Malaysia."

"Through this partnership, MyKris will provide full Internet connectivity and bandwidth management services to Courts to ensure that their entire operations nationwide remains optimally connected 24-7 via High Speed Internet Access (HSIA)," said Chew.

He said MyKris will be responsible for providing WAN [wide area network] management services for all 74 of Courts nationwide branches. "MyKris has put a huge emphasis on research and design (R&D) over the recent years, and this has resulted in our customers having the flexibility to monitor, manage and optimise their Internet bandwidth with our ISP technologies."

"Our engineers always look for ways to ensure the best Internet, connectivity and usage experience for all of MyKris's enterprise customers," said Chew. "No doubt that this has made MyKris more recognised in market as a Tier-1 ISP player as we are one of the few ISPs that can guarantee service uptime of between 99.3 to 99.9 percent for all our customers."

He said the company offers cost-effective and reliable Managed Internet Services especially for local enterprises and global corporate customers. "Our entry into this sector marks MyKris's move to diversify our market reach as we see more and more companies understanding the need for managed internet services to gain competitive edge in an Internet driven economy."

"We are confident that our expertise and strong R&D capabilities will give these businesses the long term ability to differentiate from its competitors," added Chew.

Listed on the New Zealand Alternative Exchange [NZAX], Mykris Ltd [MyKris], through its subsidiary MyKris Asia, is a tier 1 full licensee of Internet Content & Services Provider (ICSP) awarded by the national regulator Malaysia Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC).


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