Author: Digital News Asia

Facebook shuts down Albania Pirate Group
Security firm Sophos has reported that stolen passwords and banking data were being shared on a Facebook page belonging to the Albania Pirate Group, urging users to report any such pages found to Facebook immediately. 
DiGi subs enjoy extended WhatsApp messaging
DiGi Telecommunications has launch a new promotion, which the company says offers an extended reload validity period and unlimited free data charges when using the WhatsApp Messenger to its subscribers effective Nov 5.
Cisco and NetApp launch ExpressPod for SMEs
Cisco and NetApp have introduced ExpressPod, a prepackaged solution for growing small and medium-sized organizations along with new improvements made to the FlexPod datacenter platform.
HDS rolls out flash storage for enterprises
HDS has unveiled Hitachi Accelerated Flash storage, a new flash module built specifically for enterprise-class workloads and also part of the flash strategy and roadmap it announced earlier this year.
NEC Corp inks distribution deal with Springlab
NEC Corporation Malaysia and Springlab Distribution have inked an agreement to jointly expand the distribution of NEC’s portfolio of IT platform products throughout Malaysia.
Brocade names new head for South-East Asia
Brocade has named Lily Foo as head for South-East Asia, responsible for charting the company’s overall growth across the region. She will be based in Singapore and report directly to Brocade vice president for Asia Pacific, Charlie Foo.
TM R&D and FiberHome in research collaboration pact
TM R&D, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Berhad, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with FiberHome Telecommunications Technologies that would pave the way for more joint R&D on advanced optical and wireless communication technologies.
IBM says new software helps companies build ‘smarter’ products
IBM has announced new software that it said would help organizations bring ‘intelligence’ to the products, systems and applications people use every day.
Social Innovation Lab to spur social enterprise startups
The Social Innovation Lab, launched in conjunction with the World Innovation Forum 2012 in Kuala Lumpur on Nov 5, aims to partner businesses and NGOs to spur social enterprises.
Sunil Gupta to helm Fuji Xerox’s Malaysia ops
Fuji Xerox Co Ltd has appointed Sunil Gupta as president of Fuji Xerox Asia Pacific Malaysia Operations, effective Oct 1, replacing Masahiko Saito, who had served as the company’s president since 2008.
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