Author: Dzof Azmi
Digitization needs to quickly happen, otherwise ‘we will have lost out’ New PIKOM think tank, Future Digital, about taking future into own hands
Investment by Alibaba has kickstarted digitisation of Chian’s Intime Retail.
Hybrid skills sought-after in managers who can use technology to drive core business Jobseekers open to non-permanent roles if can gain on-job experience, pick up new skills
Wants to import US$2 trillion of products to China in next five years Soon to be world’s largest consumer market is powerful lure for brands
Reaches out to retailers around the world for collaboration opportunities Willing to share local knowledge and work together to develop new products
67% of respondents erroneously believe they are at less risk than larger counterparts M’sian, S’pore SMEs underestimate exposure to risk, overestimate ability to manage it
Target market includes fintech companies, manufacturing plants & govts Maximum capacity of 69 PB, read-write speed of 21.7M IOPS, eight 9’s availability
While the legal profession in Malaysia still cautious about going digital, Bar Council says digital will supplement, not supplant practitioners.
75% of enterprise-generated data will be created & processed at the edge by 2025 In Malaysia only 9.1% of companies surveyed have a future interest in edge projects
Through Cloud Expo Asia 2019 Singapore hopes to convince more of its SMEs to adopt cloud technologies.