07 Oct STAR, Inc. and TP-Link partner to boost Philippine ICT
Promoting the digital economy as a path towards inclusive nationwide development
[07 Oct 2016] Star Telecom Alliance Resources, Inc. (STAR, Inc.), parent company of smart devices brand Starmobile, recently held a road show officially introducing its distribution partnership with network solutions company TP-LINK to the country’s top system integrators.
As part of their partnership, the Filipino company will carry TP-Link’s latest routers, APs, switches, and other internet-of-things devices in the country. The event, titled “Linking the Philippines: ICT in a Time of Change,” also saw the company strengthening its commitment to boost the Philippines’ information, communications, and technology industry by making industry-leading tech products and services accessible to Filipino consumers, small and medium businesses, and large enterprises. Present at the gathering were (left to right) Jun Aumentado, Senior Sales Head of TP-Link, Monchito Ibrahim, Program Director of eInnovations Team, Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), Jerry Manus, Chief Operating Officer of STAR, Inc. and Ulysses Lao, President of STAR, Inc. By leveraging technology to promote positive change and fuel progress, modernization, and innovation in both the country’s public and private sectors, STAR, Inc. supports the DICT’s mandate to promote the digital economy as a path towards inclusive nationwide development.
Starmobile At 5
Established in 2011, Starmobile is the mobile devices division of Star Telecom Alliance Resources, Inc. (STAR, Inc.). It is founded by telco industry experts with extensive experience in retail and product development.
Since it first offered Android devices in 2012, Starmobile has officially become the winningest Philippine smartphone brand with a slew of innovation awards from reputable media outfits. The company’s flagship KNIGHT series, has won top awards since 2013—a feat that has not been replicated by any local device company.