Author: Digital News Asia

HDS unveils converged infrastructure solutions
Hitachi Data Systems Corporation has unveiled converged infrastructure solutions that combine storage, server, networking and software management in fully integrated packages designed for mission-critical workloads.
‘Facebook email’ leads to Blackhole malware attack: Sophos
Sophos is warning Facebook users to be on their guard against unsolicited emails they might receive suggesting that someone has left an offensive comment about them on their wall.
Dr Halimaton to helm Prestariang’s boutique ICT university
Prestariang Education Sdn Bhd (“PESB”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bursa Malaysia-listed Prestariang Berhad, has appointed Professor Datuk Dr Halimaton Hamdan as the Vice Chancellor of its boutique university to be set up in Cyberjaya.
Helping organizations tackle big data, social media challenges
IBM has unveiled a new digital marketing system and big data software that it claimed were designed to help organizations gain ‘actionable insights’ on the broadest range of data to transform the way they do business with customers, employees and partners.
Symantec beefs up enterprise mobility
Security solutions provider Symantec Corp has announced new offerings in Malaysia to help businesses accelerate their mobility initiatives and meet the challenges of managing a mobile workforce.  
80% of BYOD use goes unmanaged, says Ovum
The phenomenon has entered the mainstream, but almost 80% of today’s BYOD activity remains inadequately managed by IT departments, leaving businesses not only at risk of data loss but unable to claim they took reasonable preventative measures, says global analyst firm Ovum.
Huawei expands partnership with ECS; latter to offer full range
Huawei has appointed ICT products and services provider ECS ICT Berhad, via its wholly-owned subsidiary ECS Astar Sdn Bhd, the authorised distributor for its entire range of enterprise products and solutions for the Malaysian market.
FalconStor opens regional Hq in Singapore
FalconStor Software Inc has officially opened its Asia Pacific (APAC) regional headquarters in Singapore. The company currently has offices in Malaysia, Taiwan, Japan, South Korea, China, Hong Kong and Australia.
New malware worms its way through Skype
Trend Micro has reported a Skype-based campaign aimed at spreading malicious software with users facing more waves of spammed messages.  
GfK Asia announces new GM for Malaysia office
Market research company GfK has appointed Selinna Chin as general manager of GfK Malaysia with immediate effect.
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