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Akamai Asia Pacific
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Telecommunications leader joins Akamai NetAlliance Partner Program to leverage Web Performance, Media Delivery, and Cloud Security services
SINGAPORE (December 1, 2014) – PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia International (Telin), a state-owned telecommunications and network provider, today announced that it has joined the Akamai NetAlliance Partner Program. The strategic partnership with Akamai® Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:AKAM, news, filings), the leading provider of cloud services for delivering, optimizing and securing online content and business applications, will enable Telin to provide Akamai’s Web Performance, Media Delivery, and Cloud Security Solutions to its business customers in Indonesia.
The partnership aims to increase Telin’s capabilities to deliver innovative information and communications technology (ICT) solutions to its business customers, who will benefit from greater agility and productivity to compete in a rapidly changing and highly globalized world. The Akamai suite of solutions offered through Telin will help its customers meet rising user demands for instant, reliable and secure access to content online, on any device, and from anywhere. This will enable them to accelerate their websites to grow revenue and conduct business globally.
"Through this partnership with Akamai, Telin will be able to increase the customer awareness of its CDN brand,Indonesia CDN Solution. In addition, Telin will deliver the best alternative for all local content providers to reduce costs and provide an enhanced customer experience by accelerating access to the web. This could also lead to content monetization for Internet providers," said Syarif Syarial Ahmad, CEO of Telin.
The Akamai NetAlliance program allows companies like Telin to incorporate and combine Akamai technologies with their own products and services to offer more robust and innovative solutions for their customers. NetAlliance Partners can offer services to their clients that will help them reduce infrastructure costs through off-load capabilities, extend services globally without capital investment, and increase the breadth and depth of their product line as they further incorporate Akamai solutions.
Commenting on the partnership, Sanjay Singh, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific & Japan, Akamai said, "The partnership is a great way for both Akamai and Telin to bring new, innovative services to market and help companies better conduct business on the Internet. Working together, we will be able to help Telin’s business customers deliver secure, high-performance experiences to their users across devices, in any location, taking their business to the next level."
PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia International (Telin) is a subsidiary of PT. Telekomunikasi Indonesia, tbk, a state-owned telecommunication and network provider. Telin focuses as an international carrier services and strategic investment in international telecommunication business as well as serves as Telkom’s business arms in managing and developing its business lines abroad. With mission The World’s Hub for Telecommunication, Information, Media, Edutainment and Services (TIMES), currently Telin owns 8 subsidiaries namely Telin Singapore, Telin Hong-Kong, Telin Timor-Leste with its product called Telkomcel, Telkom Australia, Telin Malaysia, Telkom Macau, Telkom Taiwan, Telkom USA, and a branch in Myanmar. With the synergy of TelkomGroup compiled with reliable networks and infrastructures, enable Telin to provide high quality services that reaches all parts of the world. For more information, please go to www.telin.co.id/.
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