MDEC launches DataKITA initiative in Malaysia Tech Month to turbocharge growth of Malaysia’s Data-Driven economy
DataKITA will increase accessibility, usability of data in society and economy DataKITA.Pulse, virtual event to inspire businesses to embark on data journey
Dattel launches IDEAHACK with aim to drive innovation in consumer intelligence
Dattel’s IDEAHACK aims to get the best ideas and help birth them using Big Data and Analytics.
More investment, less talk needed to drive AI adoption: Microsoft
A recent poll suggests that AI will play a big part in improving innovation and productivity but impediments still prevent AI adoption amongst industries in Malaysia. Here’s why.
Grab, MDEC, World Bank Group Launch OpenTraffic platform to combat local traffic woes
Government agencies to leverage on smart data platform from Grab’s GPS data to enable analysis of travel speeds and journey times.
MDEC’s big ambitions for big data & analytics
MDEC has had a busy 2016 in the area of Big Data and Analytics and aims to crown the year with the launch of its ASEAN Data Analytics Exchange or ADAX.
MDEC-sponsored AngelHack sees 370 participants
The AngelHack KL 2016 24-hours hackathon, held from June 4-5, saw 370 participants, up 25% from last year’s event, according to sponsor Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation.
MDeC to launch Asean Data Analytics Exchange by year-end
MDeC plans to launch its proposed Asean Data Analytics Exchange by the end of this year, aimed at boosting big data analytics adoption by businesses.
Utar joins Cloudera big data academic programme
Cloudera has announced that Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (Utar) has joined the Cloudera Academic Partnership (CAP) programme, which will gives students access to curriculum, software and skills training on the Apache Hadoop platform.
Malaysia’s BDA challenge: Talent and open data
Malaysia's national ICT custodian MDeC recognises that the two main challenges the country faces in its regional BDA hub ambition are talent development and the availability of open data sets.
MDeC’s 2020 vision to make Malaysia a regional BDA hub
MDeC has set a target date of 2020 to make Malaysia a regional hub for Big Data Analytics, announces the Asean Data Analytics Exchange and launches a BDA community portal.