The fifth edition of Echelon began with a bang today (June 10) with a capacity crowd of more than 1,500 at the MAX Atria @ Singapore EXPO venue.
SingTel has announced a first-of-its-kind strategic collaboration with Microsoft Corp to offer enterprise customers access to the latter’s Azure public cloud platform.
Fortinet has set up a Carrier & Service Provider division within its South-East Asia and Hong Kong operations, and appointed Ng Hwee Boon and Chang Wai Leong as regional directors to head the division.
Microsoft has introduced the Cloud OS Network, a worldwide consortium of more than 25 cloud service providers delivering services built on the Microsoft Cloud Platform: Windows Server with Hyper-V, System Center and the Windows Azure Pack.
Singapore's HungryGoWhere, which spread its wings to Malaysia on Aug 24, said it has deployed a hassle-free artificial intelligence (AI) system powered by Nara Logics Inc that would provide personalised food recommendations according to each user’s unique tastes and preferences.
The notion of a ‘next generation CIO’ may make for an evergreen keynote topic, but there hasn’t really been a fundamental shakedown of the core role, according to SingTel group chief information officer Choy Peng Wu.
The Asean cloud computing market is full of opportunities for both local and regional telcos. With increasing market awareness and mature solutions coming into the picture, the market is expected to accelerate and gain critical mass, write Mayank Kapoor & Ganesan Periakarruppan of Frost & Sullivan.
SingTel claimed it is the first mobile operator worldwide to provide customers with a network selection feature that automatically connects their mobile devices to preferred partner networks when roaming.