Keysight Technologies (Keysight) and the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) on 6 September 2017 signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), to mark the start of a research partnership and the opening of the Measurement Technologies Lab (MTL).
Keysight donated S$8 million worth of cutting-edge equipment to the lab, as well as another S$2 million in research grants, to accelerate research and development (R&D) in the domains of advance manufacturing, data analytics and IoT security. The $10m investments make Keysight the largest sole investor in SUTD's history.
Singapore is a key strategic operational site for Keysight. Apart from being the company's global centre for high value business services and regional centre for sales, marketing and customer support, Keysight Singapore is also one of the company's centre of innovation for Advance Manufacturing, Data Analytics and IoT Security. This collaborative research with SUTD is part of Keysight's continuing focus on innovation, and is aligned with the research priorities of industries worldwide.