Governance

TM announces Mohd Bakke Salleh as new chairman
Replaces Rosli Man who had been Chairman since Dec 2018 To provide guidance on TM’s next phase of growth and transformation
When will you be breached? And what will you do?
You will be breached. And when you are, will someone know what to do, poses Dani Michaux of KPMG Malaysia.
Blockchain ain’t what you think it is, don’t get caught up in the tech
The financial world continues to be excited by blockchain technology, but this excitement should be tempered by an actual understanding of its potential, says a Software AG exec.
Data lakes: Does size really matter?
Teradata CTO Stephen Brobst believes that a bigger data lake doesn’t necessarily make a company more successful.
Ralph Marshall quits as Maxis non-exec director
Augustus Ralph Marshall, under investigation in two countries, has tendered his resignation as independent non-executive director at Maxis Bhd, the company said in a filing with Bursa Malaysia.
Week in Review: Who killed Jaring … and why?
The ISP which introduced the Internet to Malaysia in the mid-1990s has been declared insolvent and is on the verge of being broken up. Its remaining 200 staff are increasingly resentful of what they feel are some poor decisions. DNA founder Karamjit Singh wonders who is at fault.
The unfolding tragedy of Jaring, Malaysia’s first ISP
Jaring, which introduced the Internet to Malaysia, is facing liquidation and ignominy, and its employees are asking questions over what has happened. Karamjit Singh has the story.
The evolving role of the CIO
The new CIO will need to break out of operations mode and adapt to the changing digital landscape, one in which he or she plays a pivotal role in ensuring that the company is successful whilst driving the use of new technologies, writes Mao Gen Foo of OpenText.
Basic security products don't cut it anymore: IDC
Despite knowing that IT threats are becoming more sophisticated, most companies today are still investing the bulk of their money on basic, fundamental security products, said research firm IDC.
Pikom to better serve its members
Pikom’s new chairman Cheah Kok Hoong talks to DNA founder Karamjit Singh about his plans to ensure the association better serves its members.
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