FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CYBERVIEW LEADS CYBERJAYA MALAYSIA SME TECHNOPRENEURS
TO DUBAI GITEX 2014
CYBERJAYA, OCTOBER 2014 – Malaysia will showcase 2 of its top Technopreneur SMEs from the emerging technology hub of Cyberjaya led by Cyberview Sdn Bhd. With a mission to open market opportunities in the Middle East for Malaysian SME Technopreneurs, GITEX Technology Week 2014 provides a platform for meeting global technology players. It is scheduled to take place from 12 to 16 October, 2014 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Malaysia’s technology sector is currently being led by the government’s push under Digital Malaysia through innovation. At the centre of Malaysia’s technology innovation is Cyberjaya, an emerging global tech hub actively promoted by the city’s host, Cyberview Sdn Bhd, a government owned company. The city is currently home to many SMEs and startups which recently hosted a series of entrepreneurship programmes for close to 5000 entrepreneurs from all over the country. The focus of Cyberview’s mission for Cyberjaya has recently singled out 9 technology areas for development namely in Big Data analytics, mobile internet, creative content, green technology, wearable technologies and smart grid to name a few.
While taking note of few other emerging tech cities in the neighbouring countries, Cyberjaya is a well-connected city with a society that has a distinct passion for technology. Given the city’s status as the city with the highest concentration of availability of qualified engineers, developers and programmers, Cyberjaya’s influence of technology expertise will only continue to grow.
The focus of the mission this year is to explore commercial technology partnerships, business collaboration and opportunities for SMEs and offering of potential joint-venture investments in Cyberjaya, Malaysia’s gateway to ASEAN consumers.
Exhibiting under the Cyberjaya pavilion, the SMEs showcasing this year are:
CRUiSE GPS SYSTEMS SDN BHD
GPS, Fleet Management, Tracking & Monitoring of Vehicles, Personal Tracking, Software Development
Allows the tracking & monitoring of vehicles from a remote location.
- CRUiSE Connect Cold Chain Logistics FMS
Collects data from multiple stages in the cold chain.
- CRUiSE Industry Survey Mobile Application
Uses picture & geo code (GPS coordinates) to fully capture the survey location & update in real time to the back end.
- CRUiSE Property Management Application
A hassle free back-end online payment solutions
- CRUiSE SPOTanalytics /SPOTdeals
A human movement analytics system which enables retailers, brand owners, brick & mortar business to understand consumer behavioural patterns.
- CRUiSE Online Shopping Portal
A fully scalable portal designed to support a single retail outlet, to chain stores & megastores.
TERATO TECH SDN BHD
Product Category :
- Mobile Applications Development for Financial &
- Mobile Games : iOS, Android & Blackberry
Slurp is an easy-to-use & customizable cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) system for F&B retail businesses.
Slurp helps retailers run their business better :
- Process of customer order from paper to computer is done electronically right from the beginning, via an iPad or a smartphone app.
- Information about menu items & their pricing, employee time cards, customer bills & others are stored in a secure repository on the cloud & accessible by authorized users at anytime & anywhere.
Slurp’s user-friendly interface design meets the needs of F&B retail business owners as well as improve efficiency of their employees & enhance customer experience. With Slurp, retailers have access to analytical data which is systematically featured & organised on the cloud portal to help them identify weaknesses & strengths of sales operations, build stronger customer relationships & grow their business.
Cyberview Sdn. Bhd Managing Director, Faris Yahaya, said “Cyberjaya’s ecosystem and talent pool is the most comprehensive and mature in the country. SMEs are an integral part of this ecosystem which has huge potential and ready for the global market. What we are doing now is bringing them up to speed and shortening their ‘go-to-market’ journey.”
“We hope GITEX provides an access for our Malaysian SMEs to forge good partnerships with global clients and technology businesses,” said Faris Yahaya.
This is the sixth year of Cyberview’s participation at GITEX Technology Week and our participating is in collaboration with MATRADE (Malaysian External Trade Development Corporation, the National Trade Promotion Agency of Malaysia) at the Malaysian Pavilion "It underpins our commitment to foster more collaborations between Malaysia and Middle East ICT businesses," said Faris Yahaya.
He also noted that Cyberview’s involvement in GITEX will showcase working, doing business and investment opportunities in the growing technology hub. With Cyberjaya’s new Blueprint, Cyberview is enhancing the ecosystem where both SMEs and multinationals can flourish.
In Cyberjaya, technology-centric SMEs are nurtured under the SME Technopreneur Centre programmes. Cyberview is currently home to more than 800 Malaysian and global technology companies including Hewlett Packard (HP), DELL, Fujitsu, AMD, DHL, HSBC, Shell, BMW, and Ericsson.
Into its 34th year, the theme for this year’s GITEX technology week is “Re-Imagining our Future”, which is underscored by the influx of ICT, services and creative content exports and offerings produced by Cyberjaya for the global market.
Cyberjaya is the core of Malaysia’s Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC Malaysia), a gateway to Asia's booming markets that offers world class infrastructures at developing-nation costs. MSC Malaysia is a designated zone where technology entrepreneurs and global multinationals enjoys attractive tax breaks, access to diverse human capital, high-speed internet facilities and proximity to Malaysia’s administrative and commerce centres. For further information, please logon to www.cyberview.com.my.
Cyberjaya Malaysia was conceptualised and developed in tandem with the Government’s agenda to turn Malaysia into a knowledge-based economy and high-income nation. Cyberjaya is strategically located at the central gravity of Klang Valley, midway between the City Centre and the Airport. Accessible with only 4 hours of flight time to a population of 550 million from any location within the ASEAN region is a large market and great potential for business opportunities. Cyberjaya’s gross development value (GDV) for the next five years is at RM20 billion with RM 8 billion investment from Cyberview Sdn Bhd. The total investment in Cyberjaya since 1997 to date is RM35 billion. Cyberjaya’s current population is expected to almost double to 100,000 by 2016 with the robust developments in Cyberjaya. The evolving eco-system and various incentives will continue to attract FDI and DDI investors, and at the same time high income job opportunities for the knowledge workers while encouraging and attracting the critical mass into Cyberjaya Malaysia. 2014 – Updates:
- More than 800 companies
- 38 Multinationals - Global, Business & IT Centres located in Cyberjaya –
- Ericson, Shell, BMW, IBM, HP, AMD, DELL, NTT MCS, WHO, Fujitsu, HSBC
- More than 300 Small Medium Enterprises
- More than 35,000 knowledge workers
- More than 20,000 students
- Workers profile: Europe, North America, South America, Africa, East Asia, India, SEA, Middle East, Others.
Cyberview Sdn Bhd was appointed by the Malaysian Government to spearhead Cyberjaya as a global tech hub. Cyberview actively promotes the city and provides support in accordance to the Malaysia’s Bill of Guarantees. Other support facilities provided includes :
- Providing physical infrastructure
- Support network engagement
- Community engagement
- Promotion of Cyberjaya eco-system
- City Management Facilities