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Asia emerges as a hot destination for setting up data centers

First Post — With the proliferation of cheap smartphones and tablets and the ever-expanding reach of the Internet, Asia—particularly South-East Asia–has emerged as a hot destination for the setting up of data centers. 21 more words


Smart Nation be damned: Singaporeans aren't embracing innovation

(Source: e27.co)

The tsunami of digital disruption is hitting many industries — including retail, public transport, financial, manufacturing — really hard; many business owners and governmental officials across all verticals are grasping the importance of leveraging on emerging technologies to ride out the digital wave on top. 845 more words


Malaysia's CREST & Microsoft to setup Health Innovation Hub in Malaysia

Source: MIS Asia

Malaysia: A new memorandum of agreement in Malaysia will drive digital healthcare innovation, according to industry catalyst CREST (Collaborative Research in Engineering, Science & Technology) and cloud productivity company Microsoft. 389 more words

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3 Malaysian startups win equity funding from Digi Accelerate

Source: MIS Asia

Malaysia: Three Malaysian startups GrabGas, Local Usher and Vase are to receive more than RM250,000 (more than US$62,000) in equity funding from maiden accelerator programme, Digi Accelerate. 321 more words


AAG submarine cable to resume operations on August 24, from VN

Vietnam Net — According to the AAG submarine cable management unit, a cable repair vessel will begin fixing the broken cable of the S11 cable branch to Hong Kong on August 20 morning. 51 more words


Mellanox Expands Asia-Pacific Presence, New Singapore Headquarters and State-of-the-Art Solutions Centre to Strengthen Footprint in Asia

Business Wire — SINGAPORE: Mellanox , a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data centre servers, cloud and storage networking solutions, today announced the opening of its new APAC headquarters and solutions centre in Singapore. 8 more words


MALAYSIA – New Requirements for MDEC Employment Passes

Effective 1 September 2016, Malaysia Digital Economy (MDEC) will implement new Employment Pass regulations affecting foreign national employees of companies with Multimedia Super Corridor Malaysia (MSC Malaysia) or Information Communication Technology (ICT) status. 85 more words