March 5, 2021

Oakley Trumps with Scump, its First eSports Athlete

California-based Oakley, signs two-time major league gaming X Games Gold Medalist Seth ‘Scump’ Abner to join Oakley’s roster of elite athletes.
March 4, 2021

Pan Pacific Grabs Industry Giant JP Jacopin for GM

Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints industry hero Jean-Philippe Jacopin as General Manager of its flagship eco-hotel, Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Singapore. We share Jacopin’s take on how the luxury hotel market responded to the pandemic, market recovery, and, what changes will be here to stay.
March 3, 2021

Microsoft’s Holoportation Makes You Present & You’re Not

At Microsoft Ignite this week, new innovations were launched that promises to power human capability and democratize creativity; and its latest holoportation platform, Microsoft Mesh, is a wonder indeed.
March 3, 2021

You Can Have Scalability Without Outages And Downtime

LogicMonitor Vice President APAC Richard Gerdis says that selecting a scalable platform that provides visibility into their systems and forecasts potential issues, businesses can rise to the next level without outages.
March 3, 2021

Talisman Nabs Top Talent with New Exec Appointments

Former McLaren Racing Exec Dharpan Randhawa takes CEO role at Talisman and  IT industry veteran Adrian Jones joins as its Chairman, promising to connect the world of sports to technology.
March 2, 2021

IT Recovery, a Three Year Digital Transformation Horizon

Cohesity Systems Engineering Manager ASEAN Sathish Murthy says digital transformation in 2021 should be viewed through the lens of opportunity, and, resilient and resourceful business leaders will lead the way.

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March 3, 2021

Microsoft’s Holoportation Makes You Present & You’re Not

At Microsoft Ignite this week, new innovations were launched that promises to power human capability and democratize creativity; and its latest holoportation platform, Microsoft Mesh, is a wonder indeed.

March 3, 2021

You Can Have Scalability Without Outages And Downtime

LogicMonitor Vice President APAC Richard Gerdis says that selecting a scalable platform that provides visibility into their systems and forecasts potential issues, businesses can rise to the next level without outages.

February 28, 2021

TigerGraph Seeks Tech Talent, Raised Record SGD 105 M

California-based TigerGraph raises SGD 105 million in Series C funding; the largest funding round to-date within the graph database and analytics market – and they are looking for tech talent from everywhere…

February 24, 2021

Why Networking Should Be More Like Spotify

Megaport CEO Vincent English expounds on the importance of on-demand networking in hybrid and multicloud environments – for businesses looking to pivot or whom are in the process of doing so. 

February 23, 2021

Tapping into the Data Boom with DBaaS

Nutanix Senior Vice President & Head of APJ Matt Young discusses how DBaaS unlocks data mobility across clouds and shares how it helped Indian bank RBL simplify backup processes and accelerate responses to customer needs.

February 22, 2021

Novel Analytical Tools Key to Next-Gen Agriculture

Next-gen analytical technologies will enable sustainable practices in traditional and urban agriculture such as plant nanosensors and Raman spectroscopy, two emerging tools that help monitor plant health.

February 19, 2021

New VCC Structure Footholds First Time Investors

Kristal.AI launches a Digital Family Office in Singapore, offering a new VCC structure that targets high-net-worth, first-time investors, and the underserved mass affluent investor segment in the range of SGD50,000 to SGD 5 Million.

February 16, 2021

New Budget Promises SMBs a Digital, Sustainable Future

Top Execs share their thoughts on the recently unveiled Singapore Budget 2021 by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.

February 15, 2021

Five Ways SD-WAN Aids Digital Transformation for Retail

TNS Payments Market Global Managing Director John Tait shares five digital strategies using SD-WAN that can help merchants enhance customer experience and stand out from their competitors now, and, into the future.

February 11, 2021

Applications Open for Startups in Singapore, San Francisco

500 Startups opens applications for its two accelerator programs which aims to help early and growth stage startups expand globally.

February 10, 2021

Ream City Cambodia to Drive USD 16 Billion Investment

Prince Group unveils a sustainable development masterplan by Surbana Jurong for Ream City in Sihanoukville Cambodia to help drive tourist dollars.

February 3, 2021

AI Platform Claims to Save 90PC Startup Program Cost

EAT Launchpad creates the Rescale Lab Platform, an AI-driven venture building platform that plans to redefine how start-ups grow.

February 2, 2021

Cyber Security and Faceplanting in Ten Lines of Code

Synopsys Software Integrity Group Senior Security Strategist Jonathan Knudsen discusses why failure to address security early in the software development life cycle can increase business risks.

January 28, 2021

A Solid IT Strategy Does Not Include Knee-Jerk Changes

Cisco Managing Director Commercial & Small Business APJC Bidhan Roy says it is critical for SMEs to take a longer term view of their overall IT strategy instead of incremental, knee-jerk changes in order to reap the full benefits of digitalization.

January 20, 2021

Unpacking the Cost of Poor Software Quality in the USA

Synopsys Software Integrity Group Security Expert Taylor Armerding unpacks the latest report from the Consortium for Information & Software Quality, which claims the cost of poor software quality to be USD 2.08 trillion in the US alone.

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March 2, 2021

IT Recovery, a Three Year Digital Transformation Horizon

Cohesity Systems Engineering Manager ASEAN Sathish Murthy says digital transformation in 2021 should be viewed through the lens of opportunity, and, resilient and resourceful business leaders will lead the way.

March 2, 2021

Digital Security Will Become a Market Differentiator

SAS Regional Solution Director, Fraud & Security Gerard McDonnell says as digital technology becomes easier to use, fraud is also shifting drastically from counterfeit card capabilities towards harder-to-identify schemes.

March 1, 2021

Pharma 4.0 How Tech Solves the Counterfeit Drug Problem

HIMA Vice President Asia Pacific Friedhelm Best says for IoT to truly improve the counterfeit drug problem, one must have faith not just in the supply chain but in the production process itself; new, fully integrated ‘continuous manufacturing’ drug production facilities may just be the answer.

March 1, 2021

NetApp Talks a Big Game, Strategic Partners & Big Tech

NetApp Asia Pacific CTO Cloud Architecture Matt Swinbourne gives us a fireside Q&A on the latest market sentiment in cloud, apps and where tech is brimming with opportunity across SEA.  

February 22, 2021

Telcos Should Focus on Better Call Centre Experiences

Uniphore Co-Founder Ravi Saraogi shares how call centres can leverage tech to capture key conversation details and summarise them, so agents can focus on delivering better call experiences. 

February 19, 2021

Apps and AI are Businesses’ Little Helpers in a Digital Age

Oracle Singapore Managing Director Horng Shya Chua says many lessons have been learnt from one single global event; from leveraging AI and machine learning to the adoption of cloud-based collaboration tools, digital acceleration has established a new status quo in a new normal.

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March 5, 2021

Oakley Trumps with Scump, its First eSports Athlete

California-based Oakley, signs two-time major league gaming X Games Gold Medalist Seth ‘Scump’ Abner to join Oakley’s roster of elite athletes.

March 4, 2021

Pan Pacific Grabs Industry Giant JP Jacopin for GM

Pan Pacific Hotels Group appoints industry hero Jean-Philippe Jacopin as General Manager of its flagship eco-hotel, Parkroyal Collection Pickering, Singapore. We share Jacopin’s take on how the luxury hotel market responded to the pandemic, market recovery, and, what changes will be here to stay.

March 3, 2021

Talisman Nabs Top Talent with New Exec Appointments

Former McLaren Racing Exec Dharpan Randhawa takes CEO role at Talisman and  IT industry veteran Adrian Jones joins as its Chairman, promising to connect the world of sports to technology.

March 2, 2021

Key Trends in The Personalisation of Service Culture

Progress Vice President APJ John Yang says as the world continues to manage the health crisis, organisations that use technology to personalise customer interactions will make them more resilient, and primed for growth.

February 24, 2021

Paperless Offices Have More Security Options

Kofax Senior Vice President and GM APJ Zakir Ahmed says with the boom of digitalisation, physical paperwork is unsustainable in the longer term, and, it is not feasible for high organisational workflows. However, going paperless comes with additional security measures that business organisations must employ to safeguard their assets.

February 22, 2021

Midtown Gardens Adds Lush Green Lung to Singapore CBD

Midtown Gardens has over 350 species of flora across 3.8 hectares of landscaping, which can now be enjoyed free by concrete-weary folk looking for a green reprieve in the heart of Singapore’s CBD.

February 17, 2021

Eccentric Japanese Izakaya Launches in Hong Kong

Maximal Concepts and Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong opens The Aubrey this week, an eccentric Japanese Izakaya that promises a journey for hungry minds.

February 12, 2021

Cisco Says Remote Working Hinges on Driving Value

According to the latest research by Cisco, SMEs rate support for remote working as a top tech strategy for growth in APAC.

February 1, 2021

Going Paperless is the Holy Grail of Automation and Digitization

ASG Technologies Vice President IM APAC Kaushik Bagchi argues why the unification of services is needed to help customers go paperless, and, enjoy richer digital experiences at half the time, and cost.

January 27, 2021

Practicing Proper Video Conferencing Etiquette

Barco Managing Director SEA Gan Ta Loong says by practicing proper video conferencing etiquette, our transition to remote working may be smoother, more productive, and, make us less prone to being misunderstood.

January 26, 2021

Ten Principles to Forge a Cooperative Urban Ecosystem

A new book from the Centre for Liveable Cities and Urban Land Institute calls on cities to recognize common challenges in building climate resilience.

January 25, 2021

The Financial Services Sector Needs to Refine How it Serves

OpenText Global Industry Strategist Monica Hovsepian says the Financial Services sector must commit to an ongoing feedback loop in order to excel in employee and customer experiences.