The Malaysian Government has made software testing an important pillar of future economic growth, and aims to help local companies capture a slice of a US$30-billion market, writes Karamjit Singh.
The Software Testing Conference (Softec) Asia 2015, to be held from Sept 8-10 in Kuala Lumpur, features some of the world's most renowned experts in the field. Here's a quick look at some of them.
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and National Instruments (NI) have announced a new partnership to provide hands-on training to aspiring young scientists and engineers in the Lower Mekong sub-region.
Fortinet has warned that patient data is far more valuable to hackers on the black market than credit card numbers because it tends to contain data that is detailed, rich, and full of information that cybercriminals can use for identity theft and fraud.
McAfee has outlined its strategy for enabling the secure Internet of Things, saying it is building and delivering future-focused security solutions that are essential to unleashing the transformative power of a world in which every device is connected.
Oracle has announced the availability of Java Platform, Standard Edition 8 (Java SE 8), Java Platform, Micro Edition 8 (Java ME 8) and related releases of Oracle’s Java Embedded products.
The Internet of Things (IoT), which excludes PCs, tablets and smartphones, will grow to 26 billion units installed in 2020, representing an almost 30-fold increase from 900 million in 2009, according to Gartner Inc.
National Instruments has been accepted as a technology partner for MDeC's ‘Grow the Embedded Systems Industry’ project, one of the initial entry point projects under the Digital Malaysia programme.
MDeC has appointed Intel Malaysia technical advisor to the ‘Grow the Embedded Systems Industry’ Project (Embedded Project), one of eight projects identified for the first wave of the Digital Malaysia program.
The market for embedded systems is set to explode globally, and some Malaysian companies are ready to move in with the innovations they’re building around that space.