Gigabit Hosting Sdn Bhd (TheGigabit) is established. It kicked off with 3 highly motivated and passionate entrepreneurs.
TheGigabit established its own BGP network facilities , without rely on any reputable local ISP support. TheGigabit’s Network has the flexibility able to optimize the network routing and provides routing preference to the end customers. In addition, this allows TheGigabit to has full control of its own network and able to upgrade, expand, peer and fulfill requests accordingly. TheGigabit obtained its own first 2048 IPs from APNIC and its own AS Number.
Earliest Malaysia based company to provide public cloud services to the SME markets.
As TheGigabit had became one of the most trusted and chosen brand, there’re extraordinary demands from TheGigabit’s global customers. Hence, TheGigabit further expanded its business to second data center in Hong Kong to diversify the services to fulfill the customers’ demands. In Malaysia, TheGigabit expanded to a new data center to further serve its customers.
Obtained DELL partnership to provide full-fledged solutions from tip to toe to SME and large enterprise customers. This includes; system integration, hardware advisory, private cloud setup, consultancy and managed services. TheGigabit further expanded its International Network to Multiple 10Gbit. TheGigabit managed to achieve 100% consistent growth in revenue year to year (2008 – 2013).
TheGigabit expanded its services to Hong Kong. Here, TheGigabit formed a strategic partnership with China Telecom to further expand the services to Hong Kong and Mainland China market. In addition, TheGigabit further expanded its BGPetwork to Hong Kong to further provide a solid and stable network to serve this market.
Dell accredited TheGigabit as Platinum Dell Partner. In the same year, TheGigabit was awarded by Dell as Top 1 SMB Segment Solutions Provider Partner in Malaysia.
As the security threats such as DDoS, blackmail and ransomware are growing year to year; TheGigabit invested into Anti-DDoS & WAF on demand solution to provide network security enhancement to MNC, Large Enterprise, SMB, Banks and Governments.
TheGigabit partnered with Microsoft to deploy Azure Public Cloud in Malaysia. TheGigabit visited to Japan, Korea and US to further extend its business relationship with international companies to support its business needs. Thegigabit also received SME top 100 award in Malaysia.
TheGigabit launched a 2nd Data Center in Hong Kong. This data center is capable to provide 100Mbps per server.