SK Telecom, Telkom Indonesia team for IoT, smart products

IndonesiaEnterprise Innovation — SK Telecom signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Telkom Indonesia to cooperate in new business areas including IoT, media and smart products/Lifeware. Lifeware refers to SK Telecom’s consumer-centric smart devices that promise to “add value and convenience to people’s lives.”

http://www.enterpriseinnovation.net/article/sk-telecom-telkom-indonesia-team-iot-smart-products-873282563

SKT enters alliance with Telkom Indonesia

IndonesiaTelecom Asia — SK Telecom has signed an agreement with Telkom Indonesia to collaborate on business areas including the IoT, media streaming and smart devices. The two operators signed a memorandum of understanding at Telkom headquarters in Jakarta yesterday. Under the agreement, the companies will work to develop new business opportunities in the areas of smart cities and IoT services.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/skt-enters-alliance-telkom-indonesia

Telkom wants to nurture 40 tech startups a year

IndonesiaNikkei — JAKARTA: State-run telecommunications group Telekomunikasi Indonesia will next week send to Silicon Valley the first group of local startups it is backing through an incubation program being run in collaboration with U.S. tech company Plug n Play. Telkom, as the company is also known, is setting aside at least $25 million to supply capital to about a dozen new startups this year.

http://asia.nikkei.com/Business/AC/Telkom-wants-to-nurture-40-tech-startups-a-year

PT Telkom made to block access to Netflix

IndonesiaTelecom Asia — Apparently China isn’t the only major market left where Netflix will have to do some work to get off the ground. Indonesia’s dominant provider PT Telkom has apparently blocked access to the OTT provider’s video offerings as of Wednesday morning. Why, you ask? Violence and pornography of course. Well, it’s not PT Telkom itself behind the move, although they are the ones implementing it.

http://www.telecomasia.net/content/pt-telkom-made-block-access-netflix

SSL wins Telkom bid for new comsat

IndonesiaSpace Daily — Space Systems Loral (SSL) has announced that it was selected to provide a communications satellite to PT Telkom Indonesia (Persero) Tbk, the largest telecommunication and network provider in Indonesia. SSL was informed last week that it is the winner of the procurement of the TELKOM-4 satellite, which will be used for fixed satellite services in Indonesia, India, and Southeast Asia.

http://www.spacedaily.com/reports/SSL_selected_as_winner_of_procurement_for_communications_satellite_to_Telkom_Indonesias_largest_telecommunications_and_network_provider_999.html

SSL selected as winner of procurement for communications satellite to Telkom, Indonesia’s largest telecommunications and network provider

IndonesiaPRNewswire — PALO ALTO, CA: Space Systems Loral (SSL), a leading provider of commercial satellites, today announced that it was selected to provide a communications satellite to PT Telkom Indonesia (Persero) Tbk, the largest telecommunication and network provider inIndonesia. SSL was informed last week that it is the winner of the procurement of the TELKOM-4 satellite, which will be used for fixed satellite services in Indonesia, India, and Southeast Asia.

http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/ssl-selected-as-winner-of-procurement-for-communications-satellite-to-telkom-indonesias-largest-telecommunications-and-network-provider-563816381.html