Photo - Vijay Sundararaman, Country Manager, IDC Malaysia
Market research firm International Data Corporation (IDC) has recently received Multimedia Supercorridor (MSC) Malaysia status from the national ICT agency Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), which confers additional business rights and privileges.
"For years we've been working closely with Malaysia's government agencies providing strategic insights to help businesses achieve key business objectives and we are immensely proud to receive the prestigious MSC status. This allows us to further strengthen IDC offerings to our clients and we are committed to play a role in enabling the continued growth of ICT industry in Malaysia," said Vijay Sundararaman, Country Manager, IDC Malaysia.
"The MSC has achieved a great deal in providing opportunities for technology companies and we are pleased that MDeC has recognized our commitment to contribute towards the technological advancement of the country. Being recognized and certified as a MSC-status company marks another significant milestone for IDC in supporting the goal of achieving Malaysia's Vision 2020", continued Vijay.
Photo - Jim Sailor, Managing Director of IDC ASEAN
MSC Malaysia is Malaysia's most exciting initiative for growth of the global ICT industry. The MSC Malaysia status is awarded to both local and foreign companies which develop or use ICT/multimedia technologies to produce or enhance their products and services as well as for process development.
"Malaysia is one of the most business-friendly countries in the world today, this allow us to play a more active role in providing our strategic insights into the local ICT industry," said Jim Sailor, managing director of IDC ASEAN.
"We hope that it will propel us to greater heights in making Malaysia a force to be reckoned with in the global IT community and ICT hub," said Sailor. "We are working very much in line with the government's vision to develop Malaysian digital economy and accelerating Malaysia towards becoming a fully functioning and innovative Digital Economy."
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