[Jakarta, Indonesia, December 10, 2013]: PT Huawei Tech Investment (Huawei Indonesia/Huawei), a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, has been named 2013 “Indonesia Telecom Equipment Vendor of the Year’ in Indonesia by Frost & Sullivan. The award marks the fifth year in a row that Huawei has received a major award from Frost & Sullivan, in recognition of its strong business performance, innovation and exceptional customer service.
Frost & Sullivan has recognized Huawei in the prestigious ICT category for its quality products and services that value functionality, originality and quality of innovation and solutions. Huawei was awarded also the Frost & Sullivan ‘Vendor of the Year award in 2011 and 2012. In 2009 and 2010, Huawei received the ‘Best Wireless Telecom Equipment Vendor of the Year award’.
Sheng Kai, Country Manager, Huawei Indonesia expressed his gratitude for receiving such award during the Awards Ceremony held at the Hotel Mulia on December 9th. “We are humbled to be awarded with such prestigious industry recognition. This award provides additional motivation as we face an ever-more competitive ICT landscape. This award is dedicated to the people of Huawei Indonesia for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to excellence.
“With this opportunity, we express our deepest gratitude and appreciation to our customers, because they have allowed us to provide our range of products and solutions to meet their challenges. This award is testament to our continuous efforts to continually create solutions to meet their needs,” said Mr. Sheng Kai.
Huawei was established in Indonesia on 2000. Over the last 13 years, Huawei has delivered world class products and solutions to enrich the people of Indonesia through communications. According to a global survey conducted by Frost & Sullivan, Huawei is among the most important providers of world-class, end-to-end telecom solutions. Huawei has achieved continued progress in 2013 with strong growth, a consolidated market position, continued innovation and enhanced delivery capabilities.
Serene Chan, Senior Industry Analyst - Telecom Sector, Asia Pacific ICT Practice, Frost & Sullivan said: “To support the increasing demand of data intensive services which required ultra high speed networks, the vendor helped telecom operators in Indonesia by deploying its 100G WDM technology. With this operators were able to attract data users and drive data revenues. The vendor also helped operators in improving customer experience with it’s highly customer focused solutions.”
Recipients of the 2013 Frost & Sullivan Indonesia Excellence Awards were selected by industry analysts by comparing market participants and measuring performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research.
For Information & Communication Technologies sector, the findings of the detailed evaluation are then presented to a panel of independent judges comprising influential personalities and leaders in the Indonesia’s ICT industry, to decide on the recipient for each category. Expert judges for the ICT Vendors include Ajay Sunder, Senior Director - Telecoms, Asia Pacific, Frost & Sullivan; Eugene van de Weerd, Country Director, Frost & Sullivan; Fetty Fajriati, Committee, BRTI; Dr. Setyanto P. Santosa, Chairman, Mastel; Koesmarihati Sugondo, Advisory Commitee Member, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology; Muhammad Buldanysah, Managing Director, ICON+; Ongki Kurniawan, Director/ Chief Service Management Office, PT XL Axiata Tbk; Alistair Johnston, Director of Marketing, Telkomsel.
Founded in 2004, the Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific ICT Awards program is now in its 10th year, and seeks to recognize companies and individuals that have pushed the boundaries of excellence - rising above the competition and demonstrating outstanding performance across Asia Pacific
In 2012, Huawei managed to receive a number of awards from Frost & Sullivan, including Carrier Data Infrastructure Vendor of the Year, Wireless Infrastructure Vendor of the Year, and Vendor of the Year.