Big Data

Make your data work for you
We live in a transformational time particularly in relation to data and how that impacts business, writes Felix Foong of Microsoft Malaysia.
Malaysia’s big data policy framework ready soon
Malaysia’s ambitions to make the country a big data and analytics hub for the region will be guided by a Policy Framework document that is due to be completed and presented to the Prime Minister by the third quarter of this year, according to a senior Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) official.
EMC Isilon aims for bigger slice of pie in Malaysia
Believes its solutions and infra can help companies move to the ‘third platform’ Eyeing sectors like telco, FSI, media, government and healthcare for growth
Digerati50: The entrepreneur who turned down US$63mil
Digital News Asia (DNA) continues a weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy. These articles are from Digerati50, a special print publication released in January 2014. For information on customised reprints of Digerati50, email [email protected]
MDeC and EMC to boost big data capabilities in Malaysia
The Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) and EMC Malaysia have partnered up to offer a five-day Open Tech course on big data analytics and data science under MSC Malaysia’s MyProCert Strategic Reforms Initiative (SRI) Programme.
Idyllic Sabah plays home to drone startup Dragonfly Robotix
The East Malaysian state of Sabah is housing a drone startup, and Karamjit Singh speaks to the company’s angel investor and its founder to understand this move.
A loss for SAP, a gain for Infosys?
Vishal Sikka, a member of SAP’s executive and global managing board and former chief technical officer of the company, had announced in early May that he was leaving SAP with immediate effect, and is now heading to Infosys as CEO. Edwin Yapp looks at the impact of this move.
Digerati50: Instilling the ‘can do’ attitude in entrepreneurs
Digital News Asia (DNA) continues a weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy. These articles are from Digerati50, a special print publication released in January 2014. For information on customised reprints of Digerati50, email [email protected] 
Malaysia’s data centre industry needs to better sell itself: Emerson
Malaysia’s ambition to establish itself as a preferred data centre hub in the region, while promising, still faces a number of impediments, according to an executive with Emerson Electric Company.
Singapore’s ‘digital universe’ to grow 8 times by 2020
EMC Corporation said that Singapore-specific findings of its Digital Universe study, which seeks to quantify and forecast the amount of data produced annually, showed that the average Singaporean household creates enough data to fill 65 iPhones per year.
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