Huawei partners Sydney Festival in mobile device deal
Huawei will develop a digital mosaic of “Festival Faces” to be displayed at Symphony in The Domain
APEJ big data spend to reach US$1.02 billion in 2014
IDC predicts a compound growth rate of 34.1% through 2017.
IT managers are increasingly replacing servers with SaaS
Cloud providers take on a bigger share of the servers as overall market starts declining
Cisco sees SDN, Internet of Things in its 2014 crystal ball
Next year will see demonstrable evidence of the Internet of Things, real-time communications on the Web, and SDN-enabled platforms with killer applications for them.
Bank client data stolen in Singapore
647 StanChart clients’ bank statements stolen from a Fuji Xerox printing facility
IT security pros often seen as 'innovation killers,' says ADP's IT security chief
In keynote ADP's V. Jay LaRosa says IT security folks should avoid just saying no; work directly with business managers to help them innovate
JPMorgan to notify 500,000 due to data breach, but will not offer replacement cards
Bank cites no evidence of funds being stolen as reasoning for not issuing new cards
Australian users more clued up about mobile security: Trend Micro
Security vendor expects the Cloud and the security around it to feature prominently next year
Winner organisations are data-driven
Organisations with good financial performance are more than twice as likely to make better use of data, according to a Tableau Software-The Economist study.
Three Japanese corporations prepare Myanmar’s communications infrastructure
Sumitomo Corporation, NEC Corporation and NTT Communications Corporation provide communications infrastructure in Myanmar, contributing to economic development and the operation of the SEA Games
Acronis to pour in US$10 million into a new R&D lab
Acronis Labs to focus on driving innovations in cloud technologies, storage, backup and access
IDC predicts the top 10 ICT trends for APeJ in 2014
The predictions include the rise of data driven marketing, CYOD to replace BYOD, and software-defined infrastructure to be a formal transformation agenda for CIOs.
Asian startups: Zalora receives record-breaking investment of US$112 million
Largest investment ever made into SEA e-fashion underscores strong growth perspective, the online fashion retailer