Singapore telco StarHub has launched its cybersecurity centre of excellence (COE) to ‘bolster the cyberdefence ecosystem.’
Despite all those catchy slogans and taglines – such as ‘data is the lifeblood of the business’ or ‘data is the new electricity of the business’ – 43% of Asian companies do not have a digital strategy.
Companies need to view data analytics as innovation projects that have risks attached to them, and should not expect every project to yield high returns.
Data analytics startup aSpecial Media said it will be working with luxury goods online retailer Reebonz on a project to refine the way behaviour is tracked and analysed as people access online content.
Singapore-based precision farming startup SmartAHC aims to maximise pig production with data science.
In 2016, data will increasingly stand at the core of decision making, not just for businesses, but also for the community at large, writes JY Pook of Tableau Software.
Singapore startup A Better Florist wants to cut off the middleman to deliver fresher flowers at lower prices, and believes data analytics is the way to do it.
Only six in 10 F&B businesses in Singapore, and foodpanda is giving F&B outlets a fighting chance by offering delivery with little to no upfront costs, claims its regional head Emma Heap.
Although companies and organisations are already using analytics – some to such an extent that they can use weather patterns to help improve customers’ overall Internet experience – chief information officers (CIOs) in Malaysia believe more can be done to harness its full potential.
Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise’s Matthieu Destot looks at the three business transformation trends to look out for this year.