Closing the cloud skills gap: How certification can maximise cloud investments & keep staff happy
You probably wouldn’t buy an expensive computer program if you didn’t know how to use it. Yet so many organisations invest in costly cloud programs, without having the necessary skills and training on board to make the most of the program.
Value of quantum computing uncertain for at least 10 years - research
1.75 billion mobile users to adopt mobile POS payments by 2024
IDC names top Digital Workplace Services vendors
Skillsoft launches new leadership focused online learning resource
Consumers turn to chatbots & online messaging as COVID-19 bites
Architecting hybrid IT and edge for digital advantage
CareAR integrates AR support solution with ServiceNow
CareAR is an augmented reality visual support platform that helps enterprises add AR capabilities to their service experience.
Digital Realty announces Hong Kong data center build
The HKG11 data center will span 21,000 square metres and deliver 24 megawatts of IT capacity, to be in Kwai Chung, a developing data center cluster.
Cohesity names new CFO as it looks to expand cloud services
Robert O'Donovan has been named as the new chief financial officer for Cohesity, as the company looks to further strengthen its cloud service offering and growth.
Crypto-of-things secures identity without compromise
Multi-party computation can split keys between a server and a device - making it extremely difficult for an attacker to gain access to both shares of the key.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams – Who is ThousandEyes?
ThousandEyes is a network intelligence company headquartered in the United States, and operates worldwide. Cisco recently announced plans to acquire ThousandEyes.
Nutanix strengthens Desktop as a Service solution
"To help our customers, our focus has been squarely on delivering an exceptional service and making it easier for customers to rapidly integrate into their existing environments.”
Apple unveils iPadOS 14, with redesigns for Siri, Search, widgets and more
“With iPadOS 14, we’re excited to build on the distinct experience of iPad and deliver new capabilities that help customers boost productivity, be more creative, and have more fun.”
Lenovo reveals new ThinkPad P range
The new mobile workstations include Ultra Performance Mode that trades acoustics and temperature increases for improved performance.
Commvault partners with Microsoft to deliver SaaS and cloud technology
“Today’s announcement combines two of the best enterprise cloud technologies to simplify and accelerate a customer’s journey to the cloud."
Segment appoints new APAC VP as it looks to bolster presence in A/NZ
"As APAC continues to take on an increased significance for our global business, we are confident that this region will quickly emerge as one of our primary growth engines."
Email: The most common way cyber threats pierce organisations
Learn about the threats, the possible aftermath, as well as how to protect your people and your systems from email-borne attacks.
Say goodbye to shadow IT with Cloudera Data Platform
Get full visibility into all your data and its lifecycle, while managing infrastructure and analytic workloads across hybrid and multi-cloud environments.
Cohesity named top vendor in unstructured data management.
GigaOm cited Cohesity's end-to-end solution designed to tackle data and app challenges in modern enterprises.
Business climate stabilising for tech companies following COVID crisis - report
The survey shows technology companies are continuing to see customer interest in cybersecurity, cloud computing and other areas.
Malaysian enterprises must be prepared for a post COVID-19 world
"Moving forward, Malaysian enterprises will need to adopt new technology, restructure their business and workforce and undertake a transformation of their digital infrastructure, all of which will be essential for the recovery of the ICT market of Malaysia.”
Gartner: Strong revenue growth forecast for container management software and services
This is the first time Gartner has published a forecast for container management, in response to the increasing importance of the underlying technology.
AWS launches Outposts in New Zealand & APAC
“We are pleased to bring this service to our customers and partners in New Zealand to help them benefit from the accelerated pace of innovation in the cloud, and support low latency and local data processing requirements."
NFV touted as go-to method of simplifying corporate networks
Enterprises outline their considerations in this study, built on evidence from those directly involved with building a strong networking infrastructure.
Modern applications helping organisations succeed during pandemic
"For years now, businesses have been on a mission to digitally transform themselves and their operations. This year's global pandemic served as a barometer for the true state of that digital transformation."
Huawei ranks #6 among world’s most innovative companies for 2020
Apple, Alphabet, Amazon, Microsoft and Huawei occupy the top spots, followed by Alibaba, IBM, Sony and Facebook.
Lenovo launches newest ThinkCentre nano range
The range has taken the ‘nano’ approach to form factors, releasing a range of ultra-small products suited for the modern workplace.
Why DX is not complete without a transformed security architecture
Secure Access Services Edge (SASE) is the process by which core WAN edge capabilities like SD-WAN, routing, and WAN optimisation at branch locations are integrated with cloud-based security services like secure web gateways, firewall-as-a-service, cloud access security brokers, and more.
How to make going ‘back to the office’ safe again
It may be 2020 but many organisations still rely on a manual call tree to disseminate accurate information to ensure staff safety.
SAP managed services to go on-premise with Red Hat
Through OpenShift virtualization, customers can host SAP's managed services on a secure, dedicated virtual infrastructure.
deVere responds to growing demand for fintech solutions with new app
“Fintech is meeting growing demand for on-the-go service, it is speeding up the advance of global financial inclusion which helps social advancement around the world, plus costs are lowered and the client experience is enhanced.”
Nutanix announces new remote IT solutions
Released in response to demand for remote-friendly IT infrastructure tools, the solutions are aimed at teams wishing to deploy and troubleshoot their cloud infrastructure within from anywhere.
Start ups revenue drops by 40% or more amid COVID-19 crisis
"Sadly, the fact is that to survive, new companies will have to cut expenses, which means that layoffs are inevitable."
Enterprise Data Cloud - the new approach to becoming data-driven
Do you want Enterprise-class security and governance? Multi-function data analytics? An elastic cloud experience? No silos? No lock-in? No problem.
Poly announces new Trio device and new personal speaker
The Trio C60 smart conferencing device and the Calisto 5300 personal speaker are bot Teams-enabled out of the box.
Enterprises require a new approach to data-driven transformation
Organisations need a new approach. An enterprise data cloud unlocks the power of your data to serve customers better, operate with greater efficiency, and strengthen security to protect your business
Oracle launches second Gen 2 Cloud region in India
“A large number of Indian organisations are looking to change growth orbits with greater focus on cloud-led innovation," states Oracle.
Dell brings IT infrastructure & cloud capabilities to the edge
"Sometimes the edge is a 100-degree rooftop, not a temperature-controlled traditional data centre."
HPE announces new Ezmeral & GreenLake edge-to-cloud services
One of HPE’s key messages at HPE Discover this week is the aim to fuel data-driven transformation through automation, insights, and app modernisation – and the company has created a new brand and software portfolio to support that aim.
Time to take responsibility: E-waste - a global crisis
e-Waste is the world’s fastest-growing domestic waste stream, fueled by consumption rates of equipment, short life cycles, and few options for repair.
The role security culture plays in any successful business
In a recent survey, 74% Asia Pacific IT and business leaders surveyed declare that security culture is essential to a successful business.
Veeam extends partnership with AWS
Veeam Backup for AWS v2 is now available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace, complementing Veeam’s recent AWS Storage Competency status achievement.
The 5 most common multi-factor authentication (MFA) methods
While MFA is ubiquitous, it’s far from perfect – whether you’re the business or the end-user. Here are the 5 most common MFA methods, and where each of them falls short.
HPE rolls out AI-based sensor tech to help firms return to work
HPE has developed a new range of technology-based return-to-work solutions designed to control the spread of infectious viruses such as COVID-19.
Smarter, faster AI and X analytics: Gartner unveils top 10 AI trends for 2020
“To innovate their way beyond COVID-19, data and analytics leaders require an ever-increasing speed and scale of analysis in terms of both processing and access to succeed."
HP Inc pledges to eliminate 75% of single-use plastic by 2025
This transition from plastic to molded fibre has already eliminated 933 tonnes of hard-to-recycle expanded plastic foam last year, according to HP.
Identity management as mobile as you are
Authenticate and verify identity anywhere - without any trade-offs between security and usability.
Double digit growth expected for big data analytics market - report
"Despite the current crisis, BDA continues to be among the top three deployment priorities for enterprises, after data security and replacing legacy systems."