Innovation Awards 2022 is the market-leading awards program for celebrating ecosystem innovation and excellence across the technology sector in ASEAN.
Honouring the leading channel partners in ASEAN
- 30 October, 2019 11:42
Channel Asia is preparing to honour the leading technology providers across ASEAN as the channel ecosystem comes together for the inaugural Innovation Awards.
Reflective of IDG’s increasing commitment to the region, the Awards will honour outstanding work through customer value and innovation, with more than 200 nominations submitted across six countries.
In total, 76 organisations are represented, including more than 40 partners, over 20 vendors and 10 distributors.
The most competitive field is at partner level, with the Awards set to bring together the most diverse and wide-ranging channel ecosystem under one roof during the celebration dinner, which will be held on Thursday 14 November at Andaz Singapore.
To celebrate this milestone, Channel Asia has profiled the 42 channel partner finalists represented during the inaugural Awards, following an overwhelming response from the market.
Partner finalists span the entire channel ecosystem, ranging from value-added resellers, system integrators, managed service providers (MSPs) and cloud specialists, to consultancy giants, independent software vendors (ISVs), start-ups and global system integrators (GSIs).
From a technology perspective, finalist partners specialise in the delivery of cloud, software, digital and security solutions, in addition to data centre, networking, mobility and emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Key vendors represented through the portfolio include SAP, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft and Google Cloud, alongside Cisco, VMware, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Dell Technologies among others.
Specific to location, most partners have strong representation across ASEAN, with key presence in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, as well as the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.
Here’s a full rundown of the channel partners shortlisted:
As SAP’s leading partner, with over 40 years of experience across the entire SAP solutions portfolio, Accenture’s capabilities span end-to-end enterprise functions. Bringing together the knowledge and experience of over 5000 skilled professionals from the Accenture Technology Centre in the Philippines, the consultancy giant continues to invest in learning, enablement, and certification to support a large range of clientele across Southeast Asia.
- Philippines / ASEAN
Advanced Information Technology
Advanced Information Technology is a leader in designing, developing and installing the national information technology network system, with a heritage stretching more than 20 years in Thailand. Key areas of expertise include the delivery of managed services across networking, cloud and data centre technologies, leveraging vendors such as Cisco, NetApp and F5 Networks, alongside HP and VMware.
With almost 30 years of expertise in business technology, AsiaPac is a specialist in the provision of managed modernised data centre infrastructure, hybrid cloud and enterprise computing device solutions. Key vendor expertise spans AWS, Microsoft and Hewlett Packard Enterprise, alongside Cisco, Lenovo and VMware among others.
- Singapore / ASEAN
Atos IT Solutions and Services
Atos specialises in driving digital transformation in large enterprises across various industries, covering strategy and roadmap to execution in Thailand. Atos offers a broad range of technologies from ERP to digital offerings across retail, manufacturing and healthcare among others.
Avanade is a leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences on the Microsoft ecosystem. Powered by Accenture Microsoft Business Group - Avanade helps companies to engage customers, empower employees, optimise operations and transform products, leveraging the Microsoft platform.
Blazeclan is a born-in-the-cloud AWS Premier and Microsoft Gold Partner, operating among the world’s leading providers of public cloud services with a proven history of helping enterprises unlock the value of cloud computing. The business has been providing customers across the globe with cloud advisory services, cloud migration, DevOps and automation expertise, in addition to big data and analytics, cloud-native application development and next-gen cloud managed services.
Blue Wireless offers 4G/LTE based networking solutions which provide enterprise customers with flexible and cost-effective connectivity for branches, remote sites, vessels and vehicles across Southeast Asia.
Cloud Ace offers consulting, development and support for Google Cloud Platform. With headquarters in Japan, the business has expanded engineering capabilities to Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, Taiwan and Singapore, obtaining eight Google Cloud Specialisations in the process.
Cloud Comrade is a Singapore-headquartered cloud MSP working with leading cloud providers such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and Alibaba Cloud. The business provides cloud migrations and managed services for commercial and public sector organisations across ASEAN.
Cybertrend Intrabuana is an Indonesian technology company established in 2011, focusing on delivering data analytics-related services and solutions. This includes business intelligence, data analytics, data science, AI and machine learning solutions with deep expertise in several lines of industries.
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Delaware is a fast-growing provider that delivers advanced solutions and services to organisations striving for a sustainable and competitive advantage. The business guides customers through business transformation processes, leveraging SAP and Microsoft technologies.
- Singapore / ASEAN
DXC Technology is a global end-to-end IT services company, managing and modernising mission-critical systems, integrating them with new digital solutions to produce better business outcomes. The company’s global reach and talent, innovation platforms, technology independence and extensive partner network enable more than 6,000 private- and public-sector clients in 70 countries to thrive on change.
Fasttrack Solutions is the first and only SAP Platinum Partner in the Philippines. Established in 2005, and in recognising the potential growth of the SME market, Fasttrack specialises in the creation of customised solutions for local requirements such as payroll systems, barcoding systems and mobile solutions.
Fusionex is a multi-award-winning data technology provider specialising in analytics, big data, AI, deep learning and trade facilitation. The provider’s suite of solutions improve operational efficiency in businesses via in-depth knowledge across diverse market sectors.
- Malaysia / ASEAN
Genesis has grown steadily over 15 years, adding new services, technologies and personnel in support of the changing demands of customers. More than a technology services provider; Genesis goes to market as technology solutions partner with expertise across data centre, enterprise software and managed services.
Hitachi Consulting helps turn digital ideas and strategies into practical, scalable solutions to transform operational processes, improve the customer experience and create new business models to drive innovation and growth.
Insight provides cutting-edge technology solutions to organisations of all sizes in Southeast Asia. With deep expertise and end-to-end capabilities, the provider help businesses run smarter through the deployment of Microsoft technologies.
ISS Consulting specialises in digital transformation at a medium to large organisation level in Thailand, with a broad range of technology offering for SAP ERP solutions, spanning multiple sectors across the country.
JCurve Solutions is a cloud technology solution provider that helps businesses of all sizes realise greater success through technology. The team delivers cloud ERP implementations, service management software, training, ongoing support, account management and more, as NetSuite’s leading partner in the region.
- Singapore / ASEAN
Logicalis Asia is an international solutions provider of digital services, driving customer success by using technological expertise, industry knowledge and strategic information to ensure transformation outpaces the momentum of change. The provider’s strong regional presence allows the business to deploy innovative solutions regardless of geographic locations.
Established in 1985 as a system integrator, Malifax Technologies has evolved into a leading technology company with a core business strongly focused on providing mobility, data communication and networking solutions, in addition to back-up and disaster recovery offerings.
Mastersystem has more than 20 years experiences in financial services across Indonesia, as a leading Cisco partner delivering specialised vertical solutions.
Metro Systems is an expert in cloud solutions with a specific focus on Cisco Meraki technologies in Thailand. For more than 30 years in IT business, the provider also works alongside vendors such as IBM, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and Microsoft.
MFEC was established in 1997 as a premier IT service provider in Thailand, specialising in network computing and e-business, serving mainly large enterprise customers and industry leaders in both government and private sectors. Services range from IT consulting, custom design and development, alongside training and after sales offerings across hardware, software and networking.
NCS is a leading ICT engineering services provider across Asia Pacific. NCS has in-depth domain knowledge and unique capabilities that create business value for customers. NCS goes to market through a broad range of services, including consulting, systems development and integration, business process outsourcing, infrastructure management and solutions, and technology solutions.
- Singapore / ASEAN
Netpluz is a transforming managed communications service provider that helps clients become more agile by simplifying technology. The Singapore-based specialist has evolved from an internet service provider to providing managed data, voice, video, mobility, analytics and cyber security services to more than 2000 customers.
- Singapore / ASEAN
Nimbus Services launched to the market in 2013 with expertise in software development, application and network security products. The start-up has worked with Microsoft and leading banking and financial companies in the US, Singapore and India as a value-added reseller.
- Singapore / ASEAN
NTT (formerly Dimension Data)
NTT is a global technology services company bringing together the expertise of leaders in the field, including NTT Communications, Dimension Data, and NTT Security. The business partners with organisations around Asia Pacific and the world to shape and achieve outcomes through intelligent technology solutions.
Pro-Datech Systems was established in Singapore during 2003, going to market as an award-winning strategic partner and service provider specialising in enterprise cloud, data centre, networking and mobility solutions with a strong VMware heritage.
Radiant Communication belongs to Radiant Group, a leading enterprise communications provider and a trusted network integrator in Malaysia. Leveraging 17 years of industry experience, Radiant has successfully deployed solutions for customers from various industries directly or indirectly through Radiant reseller networks.
Singapore-based Reneum Institute leverages blockchain technology to unlock a global supply of renewable energy attributes. Leveraging the Decentralised Ledger Technology of the blockchain, Reneum built the first global marketplace for environmental commodities certification, issuance and transactions.
SkyLab is a digital performance company that optimises the delivery of content, software and machine data for mission critical applications globally. SkyLab develops a suite of application enablement PaaS solutions that provide an environment for and management of edge applications.
Smartdata is an Indonesian leader in the delivery of technology services spanning three core lines of business - manage services and maintenance support; business application and system integration and applications as-a-service.
Sourced is a global cloud consulting firm with a focus on helping highly regulated enterprises to adopt cloud at scale. Founded in 2009, Sourced is a born-in-the-cloud consulting organisation and has been at the forefront of the largest public cloud adoption programs in Asia Pacific, with deep expertise in AWS solutions.
Synchrony Global is a leading provider of cloud HR and payroll solutions, operating as a SAP SuccessFactors partner in Asia Pacific.
Tata Consultancy Services
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services provider offering a consulting-led, cognitive powered, integrated portfolio of business, technology and engineering services and solutions. This is delivered through its unique Location Independent Agile delivery model, recognised as a benchmark of excellence in software development.
Total eBiz Solutions
Total eBiz Solutions is the technology partner of more than 100 customers in Asia Pacific, enabling digital transformation through RPA, CRM, enterprise mobility, AI, cognitive and cloud technologies. With more than 250 technology consultants and experts, the Microsoft specialist defines and delivers winning strategies for customers by harnessing the power of digitisation through a collaborative and relationship-based approach.
- Singapore / ASEAN
UCARE.AI is a a three-year old AI industry-agnostic up-start founded by Neal Liu and Christina Teo. The start-up deploys a suite of AI and machine learning algorithms, including proprietary deep learning and neural network algorithms, built on a cloud-based micro-services architecture to provide sustainable, customisable solutions.
Unzyp Software provides solutions in software and hardware, with a deep focus on cloud in Indonesia. The business collaborates with Microsoft and Google Cloud for applying the latest technology such as machine learning and big data to maximise business performances.
Versent is an AWS specialist working with a global asset manager in the Singapore market. The consultancy firm established a co-located work environment to bring people together from internal and third-party integrators, in addition to creating a unique DevOps driven engineering approach that provides a bespoke service framework for the business.
- Singapore / ASEAN
Vonage is a leading business cloud communications provider, which develops and markets communication application programming interfaces (APIs) through Nexmo, the Vonage API Platform. Nexmo APIs enable developers and businesses to quickly and easily innovate the way they communicate with customers.
- Singapore / ASEAN
World Wide Technology
Founded in 1990, World Wide Technology is a technology solution provider that delivers digital innovative technology and supply chain solutions to large public and private organisations around the globe. In addition to being Cisco’s largest partner globally, WWT is also considered a top partner for leading vendors including Intel, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise and NetApp. The business serves over 100 customers across 13 countries in Asia Pacific.