Manufacturers in Asia must look beyond just new ways to automate and create efficiency, and focus on new opportunities for innovation in their operations and business models – and at the centre of their quest for reimagining their organisations is data, writes Dr Dzaharudin Mansor of Microsoft Malaysia.
Company transformation driven by desire to not create products but ‘experiences’ Overall Asia Pacific CAD market to record CAGR of 19.7% to 2018
AEB (Asia Pacific), which provides IT solutions for global trade and logistics, has announced the appointment of Frans Kok as general manager for Asia Pacific, replacing Thomas Halliday who is moving into a regional leadership role in Supply Chain Consulting.
Advanced detection systems designer and manufacturer Smiths Detection has established Smiths Detection Malaysia (SDM), its Asia Pacific manufacturing facility, Johor Baru, Malaysia.
3D printer company Stratasys is not only enthusiastic about its technology and the possibilities it opens up, but also about the potential market in Asia.
The term ‘Big Data’ has been bandied about for the past year and it means different thing to different people. In fact, according to enterprise software player Oracle, one of the barriers to adoption is the lack of the proper understanding of the concept of big data.
Two-thirds of global consumers say they are willing to pay more for electronic products that have been responsibly produced, according to CNN International's Consumer Connect - Consumer Electronics 2012 survey.