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October 18, 2022

MANUFACTURING

EV makers need new-age, technology-first manufacturing solutions

From the outside, an electric vehicle (EV) looks just like a gas-powered vehicle. But it’s not. Under the chassis, there are differences – an electric car typically has lighter parts, uses no spark plug, and has no need for many of the heavy mechanical components typically found in a gas-powered vehicle.…

October 12, 2022

COLLABORATIONS

Fostering an inclusive hybrid work environment with the right collaboration tools and networking technologies

It has been around two months since I’ve moved from Japan to Singapore and taking charge of the Small and Medium sized Businesses (SMB) Growth Office in APJC. Besides meeting my Singapore-based colleagues and getting used to the tropical climate, I have also witnessed first-hand the strong integration…

September 20, 2022

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Building A South Asian Banking Super App

Over the last decade, the pace of change in South Asia has been phenomenal. From reaping the demographic dividend, to leveraging a rapidly growing network of mobile and internet connections, to helping individuals see technology as an enabler – the region has certainly levelled-up. One of the milestones…

August 23, 2022

FINANCIAL SERVICES

Why financial executives looking to drive digital focus on uptime and availability

No executive in the financial services business wants to be in a position where their customers yearn to do something digitally but cannot. Be it opening an account, compliance with prevailing know your customer (KYC) guidelines, executing a transaction, generating a report, or even communicating…

August 16, 2022

EDUCATION

Using technology to securely transform the education sector in one of Asia’s largest economies

The education sector needs technology just as much as anyone else in the world. It gives students the flexibility to learn on-demand, creates opportunities for inter-departmental and inter-university collaboration, allows the creation of shared databases to house important research documents,…

August 2, 2022

RETAIL

Empowering retail growth in Asia with the right security capabilities

The pandemic put a temporary dampener on sales at brick-and-mortar stores, but they’re back with a bang as countries start to open and economic activities start to pick up. However, that’s not the only change that’s happening there. Retail executives are looking for ways to enable hybrid work where…

July 5, 2022

CYBERSECURITY

For oil & gas companies, cybersecurity is a national imperative

Oil & Gas companies around the world have recently fallen victim to ransomware, malware, and other cyber threats. At first glance, it looks like these events are financially motivated because of the millions of dollars the hackers make when they get the better of these companies. However, the…

The executive leader’s playbook to achieving their sustainability goals

Technology is the building block of today’s organizations. Whether it’s the network that connects its people, the datacenters that store the information generated or captured by its assets, the workspaces that house its people, or the software that keeps workflows smooth, everything is driven…

Logistics leader leverages digital investments to become employer of choice

Logistics companies around the world faced an uphill battle during the pandemic – but it also accelerated their learning curve for all things digital. One of the most prominent logistics players in the Asia Pacific region, who leveraged their relationship with Cisco to transform their network during…