Besides being the University’s systems integrator, IIUM Advanced Technologies Sdn. Bhd. (IAT) actively explore opportunities to “export” the university expert resources and technology know-how to the wider marketplace, with focus on Information Communications Technology (ICT) and commercialization of scientific research.
The company has been entrusted by the University to commercialize a bio-engineered Bromelain, produced through a patent-pending recombinant process. The potential is tremendous given its anti-cancer properties and the compound being an active ingredient in food, cosmestics and wellness product formulation.
IIUM Bromelain has been recognized by Ministry of Agriculture as the top groundbreaking innovation during MaGic 2014 expo, competing against more than 200 research products submitted nationwide
Through content co-development by experts from Kulliyah of ICT IIUM, Chief Security Government Office of Prime Minister’s Department and Cybersecurity Malaysia, IAT offers training and consultancy modules based on framework that uniquely converge between information and physical security.
This includes cybersecurity training, data protection awareness programme, ISMS/ISO27001 consultancy and implementation and infrastructure security intervention.
Procurement, fulfillment and IT outsourcing services, network maintenance & audit, software development, data warehousing & recovery, CCTV & security surveillance systems.
As the tech sector moves firmly into the post-PC era, IAT is taking steps to move away from the role of a traditional systems integrator and adopt new strategy that better reflects technology emerging trends such as Mobility and Big Data.
This includes establishing competence in Mobile Apps development and Analytics as well as plan to introduce a mobile-first crowdfunding site to further strengthen research commercialization ecosystem.