Technology news for Asia's CFOs and financial decision-makers
Cloud infrastructure revenue rises, despite spending drop
Dell, HPE, Cisco, Lenovo, and Inspur are just some of the cloud IT vendors that have taken a slice of rapidly expanding cloud infrastructure revenue, despite cloud IT infrastructure spending on the decline.
Forrester names Pega leader in digital process automation
“Pega has created a powerful platform for driving digital transformation across a wide array of use cases, from complex to relatively simple.”
How big data is enhancing the worlds food chain
We explain how one German firm is using big data to feed the worlds growing population.
HSBC announces new digital accounts receivable tool
“Developing HSBC DART with Identitii has helped us solve a key pain point in receivables."
HPE to offer entire portfolio as-a-Service by 2022
HPE GreenLake aims to reset the digital opportunity for customers by providing a robust as-a-Service portfolio.
Akamai introduces solution designed to secure and simplify IoT devices
Akamai unveiled Edge Cloud, a solution that leverages the power of the Akamai edge platform to streamline the delivery of data to connected devices.
Pegasystems now ten-time Leader in CRM Magic Quadrant
“It’s about looking at customer journeys holistically to ensure consistency and relevance to foster sustainable relationships and value.”
Critical lessons businesses can learn from Huawei - Memset
“Data sovereignty is important and should not just be an afterthought."
DX becomes the driving change in four key industries
With digital transformation touching every vertical and sector, businesses are increasingly developing and integrating cutting-edge technologies and changing their methodologies
Supermicro AI validated for deployment with NVIDIA EGX Edge
“Supermicro is committed to helping companies modernise their data centres and edge infrastructure."
Q&A: 5G, a revolutionary future or hyped fanfare?
With governments and service providers around the world racing to roll out 5G networks in their countries, Opensignal VP Ian Fogg debunks the myths around 5G.
Juniper Networks & OptiComm to grow AU network infrastructure
Australian fibre and wholesale service provider OptiComm will work with Juniper networks in order to double the size of OptiComm’s network infrastructure across the country.
Researchers create AI-enabled computer keyboard malware
Researchers at Israel’s Ben-Gurion University of the Negev have created a proof-of-concept attack that can mimic the way people write via their computer keyboards.
Businesses remain unprepared despite cybersecurity risk
"The quantification of cyber risk is not easy, but this is an area where financial professionals must take the lead given cyber attacks are a constant and success almost a given."
Infosys collaborates with Microsoft to accelerate digital transformation
Leveraging the latest digital technologies, the solutions aim to improve the entire lifecycle of building construction and operations.
Untagged data a major risk to businesses - Veritas
Over half of company data remains unclassified, despite a rise in security breaches and stringent data protection regulations.
Equinix launches new Network Edge services for global businesses
“Digital transformation is driving enterprises to modernise their global IT infrastructures, and the continued adoption of hybrid and multi-cloud strategies further accentuates this need.”
Opportunity growing in cyber-physical system market
The market for systems that monitor and control mechanical devices will more than double in the next 10 years with security a priority.
Datacenter People expands Asian presence
Global data center industry recruitment firm Datacenter People has revealed it will expand its practice in Asia, via a partnership with Singapore-based HR Exchange.
QNAP partners with ULINK for AI drive health monitoring
The service aims to provide QNAP NAS users with an early indication of potential drive issues, to avoid expensive downtime and business disruptions.
Big win for Schneider Electric at DCS Awards
"Schneider Electric is delighted to have won an accolade that recognizes the company for innovation within the data center space."
SailPoint launches AI-powered cloud identity platform
SailPoint Predictive Identity is built on big data and machine learning (ML) technology which enables an AI-driven approach to identity governance.
Alibaba Cloud reinforces commitment to Hong Kong
“We have made it our mission to help businesses in Hong Kong capitalise on digital transformation and capture growth opportunities in the region.”
Barracuda launches bot protection feature for firewall offerings
Bots have evolved from using simple scripts to using sophisticated tactics such as headless browsers and machine learning to break through traditional application security defences.
AWS announces the general availability of AWS Ground Station
Once customers upload satellite commands and data through AWS Ground Station, they can supposedly download large amounts of data over the high-speed AWS Ground Station network.
Bluzelle launches data delivery network to futureproof the edge
“Currently applications are limited to data caching technologies that require complex configuration and management of 10+ year old technology constrained to a few data centers."
Healthcare environments difficult to secure - Forescout
The convergence of IT, Internet of Things (IoT) and operational technology (OT) makes it more difficult for the healthcare industry to manage a wide array of hard-to-control network security risks.
DDN completes Nexenta acquisition
DDN holds a suite of products, solutions, and services that aim to enable AI and multi-cloud.
Veeam Availability Orchestrator update aims to democratise DR
The ability to automatically test, document and reliably recover entire sites, as well as individual workloads from backups in a completely orchestrated way lowers the total cost of ownership (TCO) of DR.
NVIDIA's data center business slumps 10% in one year
The company recently released its Q1 financial results for fiscal 2020, which puts the company’s revenue at US$2.22 billion – a slight raise from $2.21 billion in the previous quarter.