KUALA LUMPUR – Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak has congratulated Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) on its new collaboration with Alibaba Cloud to catalyst Malaysia’s artificial intelligence (AI) ecosystem.
“Congratulations to @mymdec and @alibaba_cloud. Delighted to see Malaysia’s AI ecosystem taking another leap forward with a new high-impact initiative, Malaysia City Brain.
“This smart city system will benefit Malaysians significantly,” Najib in his latest Twitter posting, today.
Earlier today, MDEC announced its collaboration with Kuala Lumpur City Hall and Alibaba Cloud to facilitate the establishment of the Malaysia City Brain platform.
The Malaysia City Brain initiative offers stakeholders a comprehensive suite for acquisition, integration and analysis of big and heterogeneous data generated by diversified sources in urban spaces through video and image recognition, data mining and machine learning technology.
It is currently undergoing a pilot phase, after obtaining the proof of concept from the government in August last year. – BERNAMA