Dr. Joseph Ng Poh Soon

Dr. Joseph Ng Poh Soon

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Dr. Joseph Ng Poh Soon

Head of Praxis, Industry and Community Engagement

Academic Qualifications

PhD in Information Technology

Areas of Interest
Network Switching and Routing
Computer Security
Business Process Re-Engineering
Information Systems
Brief Profile

Joseph Ng Poh Soon graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy (IT), Masters in Information Technology (Aus), Masters in Business Administration (Aus) and as an Associate Charted Secretary (ICSA-UK). Besides being a Cisco Academy Instructor and EC Council Instructor, he also holds various professional certifications that includes CCNP(SW), CCNA(RS), CCNA(Sec), CCAI, HCDA, HCNA, RSE, RCPS, VMCA, CEI, CEH, 3CE, MCP professional certification and is a member of MAICSA, ACM and IAENG. With his blended technocrat mix of both business knowledge and technical skills, he has held senior management position in many MNC and leads numerous mission critical systems. A humbly five times teaching excellence awards recipient with numerous research grants have leaded towards hundred plus publication citations. He has appeared in LIVE television prime time CyberSecurity talk show (RTM Bicara Politikonomi) and also had overseas teaching experience. His current researches are on strategic IT infrastructure optimization during the turbulence economy and digital transformations.


Current research project

  • GRID Computing and Information Systems

List of Membership in Professional and Academic Bodies

  • Association of Computer Machinery
  • International Association of Engineer (Computer Science)
  • Malaysia Institute of Charted Secretary and Administration

Professional Certifications

  1. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) – Switching, Cisco Inc
  2. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA) – Route & Switch, Cisco Inc
  3. Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNA) – Security, Cisco Inc
  4. Cisco Academy Instructor -Routing, Switching and Security, Cisco Inc
  5. VMware Certified Associate (VMCA)– Cloud, VMWare Inc
  6. Ruijie Specialist Engineer for Enterprise (RSE), Ruijie Network Co. Ltd
  7. Ruijie Certified Pre-Sales (RCPS), Ruijie Network Co. Ltd
  8. Huawei Certified Network Associate (HCNA), Huawei Co. Ltd
  9. Huawei Certified Datacom Associate (HCDA), Huawei Co. Ltd
  10. Certified EC Instructor – CEH, EC Council Inc
  11. Certified Ethical Hacker v8/v7, EC Council Inc
  12. 3Com Certified LAN Engineer (3NE), 3Com Inc
  13. Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Microsoft Inc


Selected Journal Articles

  1. JosephNg, P.S. (2019). “ EaaS infrastructure disruptor for MSE ”. International Journal of Business Information Systems. 30(3), pp.373-385
  2. PS JosephNg. (2018). “ EaaS Optimization: Available yet hidden information technology infrastructure inside medium size enterprise .” Technological Forecasting and Social Change 132, 165-173, 2018
  3. JosephNg, P.S., Kang, C.M., Mahmood, A.K., Wong, S.W., Phan, K.Y., Saw, S.H. and Lim, J.T. (2016). “EaaS: Available Yet Hidden Infrastructure Inside MSE.” Fifth International Conference on Network, Communication and Computing, ICNCC 2016 – Proceeding. pp. 17-21
  4. JosephNg, P.S. ,  Kang, C.M. ,  Choo, P.Y. , Phan, K.Y. ,  Lim, E.H. (2016). “ Beyond cloud infrastructure services in medium size manufacturing .” 2015 International Symposium on Mathematical Sciences and Computing Research, iSMSC 2015 – Proceedings 7594044, pp. 150-155
  5. JosephNg, P.S. ,  Kang, C.M. (2016) “ Beyond barebones cloud infrastructure services: Stumbling competitiveness during economic turbulence .” Pertanika Journal of Science and Technology 24(1), pp. 101-121
  6. JosephNg, P.S. ,  KamilMahmood, A. ,  Kang, C.M. , Phan, K.Y. ,  Lim, E.H. (2016). “ Exostructure services for infrastructure resources optimization .” Journal of Telecommunication, Electronic and Computer Engineering , 8(4), pp. 65- 69