Universities

Digerati50: ‘Break things before they get broken’
Arguably the most successful academic turned entrepreneur in the country, Dr Abu Hassan Ismail likes to break things.
Singapore edtech startup Cialfo raises undisclosed pre-Series A
Singapore-based education technology startup Cialfo has raised an undisclosed amount in pre-Series A funding, in a round led by Singapore-based Govin Capital.
Brocade boost for KDU’s campus network
KDU University College has deployed a highly automated, flexible, and scalable network from Brocade at its new 10-acre campus in the Klang Valley suburb of Glenmarie.
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.
Week in Review: D50 honesty and authenticity strike a chord
The honesty and authenticity coming out from ‘In the Trenches with DNA’s Digerati50’ panel sessions are proving to be a useful counterbalance to the too-bright a picture painted about entrepreneurship, writes Karamjit Singh.
The data scientist market: Some thoughts and tips
A Q&A with Max Song, William Chen, Carl Shan and Henry Wang, who have just published The Data Science Handbook.
What will higher education look like in 2020?
Extreme Networks’ Gary Newbold presents some of the new styles of learning and how these tools are expected to change the face of universities and colleges by 2020.
Huawei and Xiamen University to set up ICT-enabled campus in Malaysia
Huawei Malaysia said it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Xiamen University Malaysia Campus which would see the two parties jointly plan and develop a “future-oriented ICT-enabled campus” in Malaysia.
UTeM first Asean university to become Dassault ‘academy member’
3D design software company Dassault Systèmes said that Universiti Teknikal Malaysia (UTeM) has been awarded the ‘Dassault Systèmes Academy Member Label.’
7 ways universities can make an impact with data
Tableau Software’s JY Pook discusses seven ways that higher education institutions can use data analytics and data visualisation, and also addresses common concerns such as keeping data up-to-date, appropriately private, and secure.
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