Gamuda Land, Malaysia’s converged communications and digital services company, and Maxis have partnered to create Malaysiaâ€™s first Maxis-delivered 5G township for Gamuda Cove, Gamuda Landâ€™s latest township development upon the country’s launch of 5G network.Â Gamuda Land will work with Maxis to fibre up parts of Gamuda Cove with its high-speed broadband connectivity.
According to the press release, theÂ partnership will also see both parties exploring smart city and smart retailing solutions across all of Malaysia’s Gamuda Land townships. The term â€śsmart cityâ€ť refers toÂ the use of technologies to solve urban issues through transformative and engaged efforts. Both companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Maxis to provide and deploy 5G network infrastructure and services in Gamuda Cove in the future.
Maxis and Gamuda Land previously partnered in 2018Â to provide a customised MaxisOne Home fibre plan for Gamuda Landâ€™s twentyfive.7 township in Kota Kemuning.
CEO of Gamuda Land,Â Ngan Chee Meng said “This MoU is a crucial step for us towards developing smart sustainable city in Gamuda Land townships. We definitely see technology as a key enabler in driving a smart and sustainable environment into the future but a smart city is not only about cutting-edge technology. It is about smart planning ahead and visualising long-term growth for our townships”
He added that Gamuda Landâ€™s masterplan blueprint needs to be flexible to adopt new technologies in mobility and lifestyle and this is where Maxisâ€™ expertise in network infrastructure and services will add value to Gamuda Landâ€™s townships.
CEO of Maxis,Â Gokhan Ogut said “â€śAt Maxis, our commitment is to cater to the evolving digital lifestyles of everyone â€“ reaching even more individuals, homes and businesses through our capabilities in converged solutions”. “This is an important partnership as we unlock the immense potential and possibilities of next generation technologies and smart solutions.” he added.