Here we trace the provision of IT services, and the evolution of Connet from a domestic company to a competitive global company.
Connet Advertisement , car1.hk (Chinese: 香港第一車網), 2013 magazine p.179
Connet Hong Kong interviewed by Next Magazine (Chinese: 壹週刊), 10 May 2012
Launched Linkedin Campaign "Having issues getting network quotes for your project management in Asia Pacific? We take care of it in 30 minutes!", Sep 2011
Connet Hong Kong book a theatre for customers and partners. (Movie : 3D Transformer 3 - Date: 7:00pm 29 June 2011 (Wed) - Venue: Broadway - PALACE apm, Hong Kong)
Connet Hong Kong interviewed by PC3Corp, July 2011
Private cloud computing byline article on Capital CEO, January 2011
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- Regional network byline on SMBWorld, 29 December 2010
- Private Cloud byline on SMBWorld 24 December 2010
- Connet Hong Kong interviewed by e-zone, 15 December 2010
- Private cloud computing byline article on Singtao Daily, 4 December 2010
- Connet Hong Kong interviewed by PC Market, December 2010 p.56 - p.57, p.58 - p.59
- Byline on Questex enterpriseinnovation.net, 17 November 2010
- Byline on Questex enterpriseinnovation.net, 20 October2010
- UCaaS byline article on SMBWorld 15 October 2010
- UCaaS byline article on Hong Kong Economic Journal, 12 October 2010/ HKEJ link
- Byline article on Hong Kong Economic Journal, 28 Sep2010 / HKEJ link
- Byline article on Hong Kong Economic Journal, 14 September 2010 / HKEJ link
- Connet Hong Kong interviewed by Capital Weekly, July 2010
- Connet China interviewed by Hong Kong Economic Times (HKET), 25 June 2010
- Connet created additional efficiencies for STR by providing Dedicated Internet Access solution in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
- Connet Hong Kong interviewed by Hitechweekly, June 2010 page 94 / page 95
- Connet Hong Kong book a theatre for customers and partners. (Movie : Iron Man 2 - Date: 7:30pm 30 April 2010 (Fri) - Venue: Times Square, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong)
- Connet Inc. began on a new corporate branch in Silicon Valley, expand coverage in Western Coast, United States
- Sun Tak Group is awarded system integration project involving Dell EMC SAN, Oracle Database with RAC, IBM Websphere and Symantec Backup Exec.
- Organize event with Microsoft Gold Partner Thinking for hosted virtualization services
- Connet selected as key provider to NYK Logistics. The new contracts form an important part of NYK Hong Kong and China WAN.
- Dr. Dominic Chan joined Connet as President (Strategic Partnership). Dominic did engineering at Cambridge University (Trinity College) and obtained PhD degrees in digital signal processing (DSP)
- Co-organize seminars with Imperva to introduce Database Auditing solution
- Conduct Customer Loyalty Survey across entire customer database. The survey strengthen Connet's customer relationships and journey towards achieving service and operational excellence.
- Won outsourcing contract with Li Lai International Casino Hotel, one of the biggest casino hotel in Vietnam
- Signed financial services contract with Jetco, Hong Kong inter-bank Automated Teller Machine (ATM) network
- Co-organize seminars with McAfee to introduce Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions
- Bureau Veritas selected Connet China Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) service for their China Guangdong branch.
- Co-organize seminars with Trend Micro to introduce ISP-specific security services.
- English website connetinc.com move to new connet.cc
- Awarded services contract of Carlsberg, NYK Line, Fairwood, Gordon C (Bulova AP distributor)
- Acquired Securic Inc. and boosted our MSS portfolio and strengthened our position in North America and Asia.
- Launched managed security services website at mss.ms.
- Began a selective advertising campaign for the first time and began using a new corporate logo featuring the letters "Connet".
- Formed partnership with Datalink to enhance MSS service and support
- Co-organize seminars with Check Point in Hong Kong to extend its emphasis on MSS services
- Launch Managed Microsoft Secuirty Services with Thinking (Microsoft Gold Certified Partner)
- F5, CA partnership press release on HKET IT Times, 1 Mar 2006
- F5, CA partnership press release on PC Market on 28 February 2006
- F5, CA partnership press release on February 21, 2006
- Co-organize seminars with Websense to introduce hosted-employee internet management solutions
- Began on a new corporate branch in Shenzhen.
- Acquired Protech Telecom
- Expanded its marketing efforts to Dongguan and Guangzhou, opening up the Guangdong Province market.
- Began pursuing business outside the United States and Greater China through contracts in Great Britain, Vietnam, Singapore, and Sweden.
- Entered the MSSP (Managed Security Service Provider) market by forming partnership with Securic Inc., a worldwide provider of security products and services.
- Became ISSA Shanghai member
- Signed its first Fortune 500 company. Connet provide MPLS Transit services to Circuit City Group (CC : NYSE).
- SurfControl with Connet powers US Robotics Appliances Globally, September 13 2004
- Reached cash flow breaks-even for the first time and plans major re-investment for future growth
- Acquired VNA Managed Solutions
- Established its first regional data centre in China, got China ISP license and signed interconnect agreements.
1999 - 2003
- SurfControl chooses Connet for Strategic Partnership in Asia, Mar 18 2003
- Got HK ISP license. Soon after, Connet signed an agreement to build a worldwide network.
- Acquire first 10 customers. One of the first clients is Source Direct.
- Developed information-based management project with China GNT Project
- Signed “Application Service Provider Project” agreement with Shenzhen Investment Management Co.
- Founded as Internet VAS provider when 1999.