Author: Digital News Asia
Plans are underway to move MSC Malaysia’s Shared Services and Outsourcing (SSO) Cluster up the value chain by concentrating on high value Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) services.
Seagate Technology has unveiled two new enterprise-class hard disk drives (HDDs) it said were optimised for emerging cloud infrastructures and large scale data centres: The Seagate Terascale HDD (pic) and the Seagate Enterprise Performance 10K HDD v7.
Dell Malaysia has appointed Goh Theng Lai its new managing director effective Aug 1, succeeding Tang Ching Siang who is retiring after 17 years with the company.
The Malaysian market for Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) equipment is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.6% between 2012 and 2017 to reach an estimated market value of US$33.9 billion at the end of the forecast period, according to Frost & Sullivan.
U Mobile Sdn Bhd has introduced a new rewards programme called U Card, in partnership with BLoyalty Sdn Bhd.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd has launched its 13500 unit, the first in a new line of 13000 appliances designed specifically to expand the company's data centre network security offerings.
According to a recent Microsoft research study, 58% of Asia Pacific employees feel that social tools at work help increase their productivity, yet 37% feel that their companies underestimate the value of the tools, often restricting their use.
Total IT spending in Malaysia is forecast to reach RM61.9 billion (US$19.3 billion) in 2013, up 6.4% over 2012. systems (RM1.7 billion). Worldwide IT spending is projected to total US$3.7 trillion in 2013, a 2% increase from the 2012 spending of US$3.6 trillion, according to the latest forecast by Gartner.
The Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) and express delivery company TNT Express Malaysia have announced the third edition of the Malaysia-China Entrepreneur Conference (MCEC) will be held in Kuala Lumpur on Dec 1.
Contrary to popular belief that SMEs in Asia Pacific are generally laggards when it comes to globalisation, they are actually world leaders in terms of generating revenues outside their home countries, according to the findings of an Oxford Economics research programme sponsored by SAP.