Hong Kong counts the opportunities and costs of leading fintech adoption rates
High early adoption rates and extensive mobile device use make Asia the ideal testing ground for fintech development.
Barracuda opens APAC headquarters in Hong Kong
The BYOD juggling act: balancing security, privacy and mobility
Why finance must be at the core of effective business planning processes
Forrester report shows firms feeling pressure to move to hybrid cloud
Black Friday alert: Financial botnets targeting e-commerce apparel sites
VMware: APAC CIOs will become key decision makers by 2025
76% of firms see business continuity as top priority - Assurance report
According to 83% of respondents, ensuring continuity of operations during a crisis is the top priority in their crisis response strategies.
Whitepaper: How CFOs can supply decision-making insights with AI and analytics
Find out how Finance can drive successful AI-enabled data and analytics strategies to establish CFOs at the heart of the digital enterprise.
Gartner recognises Pega in low-code application platforms report
“Low-code application platforms continue to grow in capability and maturity, addressing more enterprise use cases and providing rapid application delivery with fewer skills.”
Google Cloud acquires CloudSimple
Google Cloud has made another strategic move within the cloud sector after acquiring CloudSimple, a provider of secure, high-performance, dedicated environments that help run VMware workloads in the cloud.
Philippines becoming key location for ICT investment
The Philippine Board of Investments (BOI) has noted a surge in approved foreign investments into the country, which will boost the Philippines economy over the next two to three years.
Gartner names SAI Global as IT Vendor Risk Management leader
SAI Global feels the Gartner report confirms a competitive market with demand growing for cloud-first software solutions.
ExtraHop integrates with Google Cloud's new packet mirroring feature
Google Cloud has announced a new packet mirroring feature that integrates with ExtraHop’s ExtraHopReveal(x) to enable stronger threat detection, investigation, and response.
APT groups conducting more targeted intrusions – Accenture
Analysts now see an emergence of malware executed through web browsers focused on targeting online merchants and retailers specifically.
Asia shines at Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards
"Award recipients have consistently demonstrated outstanding achievement and superior performance amidst the changing business landscape."
Fortune 500 firms weigh in on equipment failure risk
Fortune 500 companies are increasingly concerned about the risks of critical equipment failure and cyber attacks on industrial control systems.
New Caledonia to connect to Hawaiki cable by 2021
"New Caledonia will be able to enjoy the multiple benefits of Hawaiki’s international connectivity and boost the development of its digital economy, both locally and in the Pacific region.”
Kemp survey shows businesses struggling with application issues
The State of Application Experience (AX) report shows that in more established environments, IT professionals are finding it increasingly difficult to add new applications.
Nutanix & HYCU collaborate on storage solution for private cloud
Nutanix and HYCU have unveiled a solution for joint customers that provides a secondary storage solution within private clouds.
AiSP launches ladies in cybersecurity mentorship programme
The initiative aims to plug the industry’s talent gap, spur female participation in cybersecurity, and transform the role women play in Singapore’s cyber defence.
How finance can use AI and cloud to drive better decision-making
Enterprise planning and performance management software provider Jedox has partnered with Microsoft to outline how finance departments are evolving with digital transformation.
Interview: How Optimation helps organisations step up their innovation game
Many businesses don’t have the in-house expertise needed to sustain or update complex applications that keep up with the evolving expectations and needs of customers.
How the growing pace of change will shape workplaces in 2020
Technology has fundamentally altered the workplace in recent years, and the pace of this change will accelerate further during 2020, says Cubic Consulting.
Gartner: Geopolitical tensions affect risk management strategies
“The trade talks progress may hinder China’s ability to deliver IT services,” says Gartner research vice president Jim Longwood.
Hands-on review: Microsoft Surface Laptop 3
The Surface Laptop 3 is a more than capable laptop and it feels like Microsoft is slowly moving into the market space that Apple dominated for such a long time - good looking, robust, reliable laptops with premium price tags.
How to make digital transformation a success - SnapLogic
From boosting customer engagement, to launching breakthrough products, to increasing revenue and growth, digital transformation can radically improve a business and its place in the market.
Japan’s LINE launches public bug bounty program with HackerOne
One of the biggest messenger apps in the world invites hackers to proactively report security vulnerabilities to enhance cybersecurity.
PPRO accelerates growth in APAC with new addition to leadership team
"Phua's appointment marks the strategic importance of the Asia Pacific region to the company."