TRAINER'S PROFILE
 
    Yap Choon Keong
Group Chief Executive Officer

Bachelor Degree, Computer Systems Engineering
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Microsoft Certified System Engineer (MCSE)

   
 
 
 
  CAREER HISTORY  
 
BRAIN PERFORMANCE CONSULTANTS SDN BHD(853925-W)
ZEN Group of Companies (719211-U)
MCSB Systems (M) Berhad
Time Quantum Sdn Bhd

 
  PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  
  Yap is the strategic partner of Brain Performance Consultant Sdn Bhd. He is also the founder and Group CEO for Zen Group of Companies. Currently, he is actively providing IT integrated solutions to government sectors, banking sector, telecommunication sector, tertiary education as well as MNCs.  Besides, he is also working very closely with the leading technology vendors like VMware, FalconStor or, Microsoft, and LANDesk.

For the past two decades in IT industries, he has built himself to be one of the pundits in Malaysia in the field of Data Center Management, ITIL-based Service Desk Management, Security and Disaster Recovery, as well as the full-fledged Information Security Management System.

Yap has gathered his ISMS related experience through his IT consulting service of data/IT system protection solutions by helping his clients to eliminate the backup window, minimize storage and bandwidth requirements, accelerate disaster recovery (DR), and ensure continuous data availability. Besides, he is also well-equipped with the technical know-how to enhance tape backup reliability, accelerate backup operations, and to improve data protection and system recovery via non-disruptive deployment model.

His experience in the Security of a Data Center encompasses detailed security execution plan that would assist to achieve a secured computing environment suitable for hosting critical applications and sensitive data in a Data Center. This would allow Data Center’s staff members manage and monitor all host systems to ensure continued availability, and well shielded from both internal and external threats or unauthorized intrusion.

With his technical & hands-on IT experience, Yap has worked very closely with Brain Performance to help their clients to conduct ISMS Gap Analysis, Information Asset Valuation, Information Risk Assessment Exercise, to develop Risk Treatment Plan, prepare for Statement of Applicability (SoA) to achieve the certification of ISO 27001 for the past few years. He is also one of the sought-after IT trainer in the aspect of Data Centre Management, Security Management Management System (ISMS), Business Continuity Management (BCM), Risk Assessment for ISMS, Internal Audit for ISMS, and Service Desk Management.
 
  SOME OF THE CLIENTS WITH HIS CONSULTING/TRAINING/AUDITING SERVICES  
  Kementerian Dalam Negeri
Suruhanjaya Pencegah Rasuah
Kementerian Kesihatan
Jabatan Perdana Menteri
Kementerian Sains Teknologi Dan Inovasi
Jabatan Kerja Raya
Akademi Seni Budaya & Warisan Kebangsaan
Kementerian Sumber Asli Dan Alam Sekitar
Unit Pemodenan Tadbiran dan Perancangan Pengurusan Malaysia (MAMPU)
Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam
Kementerian Pelajaran Malaysia
Institut Penyelidikan Hidraulik Malaysia
Kementerian Sumber Manusia
Jabatan Pengangkutan Jalan (JPJ)
Jabatan Laut Malaysia
Jabatan Pertanian Malaysia
Jabatan Pendaftaran Negara
Kementerian Wilayah Persekutuan
Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM)
Insitiut Tadbiran Awam Negara (INTAN)
Institut Jantung Negara (IJN)
Universiti Malaysia Kelantan
Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI)
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS)
University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Pusat Perubatan Universiti Malaya (PPUM)
Bank Simpanan Nasional
SME Bank
Bank Kerjasama Rakyat Malaysia Berhad
Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad
Amanah Raya Berhad
Technology Park Malaysia
Malaysia Productivity Corporation
Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN)
Majlis Bandaraya Petaling Jaya (MPPJ)
Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Awam Malaysia
Bumi Armada Berhad
Perbadanan Bekalan Air Pulau Pinang