Maxis is a leading communication service provider in Malaysia that boasts of a 13 million-strong customer base including individual and business customers. It offers an extensive range of data services such as mobile Internet browsing, social networking, downloading of applications and a portfolio of integrated mobile, fixed and enterprise solutions, in addition to voice calls, text and picture messaging services.
BLAZE TO BRILLIANCE
The company also launched super highspeed 4G network in 2013 in select regions across the country. Its facility housing the Maxis data and cloud computing services was awarded Uptime Institute’s Tier III Certification (certification of design), the first and only in Malaysia to be accredited with such certification. It is ranked third among the top 30 most valuable brands in Malaysia.
- Maxis is the leading communications service provider in Malaysia that boasts of a 13 million-strong customer base
- Maxis is the first to launch 4G LTE Service and the first to activate 4G LTE for Apple devices
- The company also launched super highspeed 4G network in 2013 in select regions across the country
Maxis likes to be a company admired for excellence in everything that they do from dealing with customers to the way they work, the way they greet people at the reception, the way they recruit people, the way they plan their network strategy and the way they do their branding. Maxis signed strategic partnerships with 14 content providers to deliver a new IPTV experience in Malaysia.
Maxis has several firsts to its credit when it comes to innovation. Maxis is the first company in Asia to partner with Spotify, the world’s largest music streaming service. Maxis was the first to launch 4G LTE service and the first to activate 4G LTE for Apple devices. It is also the first to offer Blackberry Z10 smart phone in Malaysia. It also launched first personal cloud-based service in Malaysia.
ENGAGEMENT THAT ENTHRALS
Maxis Cyberkids programme is the company’s flagship corporate responsibility initiative which is aimed at reaching out to the underserved, rural and isolated communities, educating students and teachers about basic IT knowledge. Maxis recently refreshed its scholarship programme by opening up the MSEA to all Malaysians. Maxis has committed more than RM44.8 million in scholarships to 244 recipients. In addition to financial support, an integral feature of the scholarship programme is a wide range of training and development and extracurricular activities.
The company has achieved several milestones in its journey. It won ‘The most popular graduate employer in Telecommunications’ at Malaysia’s 100 Leading Graduate Employers Awards 2014, and ‘The People’s Choice Gold- Communication Networks’ at Putra Brand Awards 2014. In 2012, the company won ‘Best Mobile Broadband, Best Mobile Content & Services, Operator of the Year’ at GoMobile 2012. It also won the ‘Social Empowerment Award’ at the Asia Responsible Entrepreneurship Awards (AREA).