Thought Leadership

October 17, 2018

Aiming for sustained growth as a strategic partner for digital transformation

English   Japanese The business environment surrounding enterprises is beginning to change significantly. Firstly, there are growing geopolitical concerns due to trade and tariff issues arising throughout the world. We must review where to manufacture products, where to procure parts, and…

October 15, 2018

How Industry 4.0 is propelling Asia-Pacific’s competitiveness

It’s the week of the “Industrial Transformation ASIA-PACIFIC” event – the first of its kind in the region as it races to affirm its position as the global manufacturing leader. Manufacturing has long played a critical role in Asia-Pacific’s economy and overall competitiveness…

October 10, 2018

Digital Transformation: Are You Ready Or Unsecure?

According to new research by Cisco, cybersecurity is recognized by organizations in Asia Pacific as critical to a digital future (65% consider cybersecurity a must-have to succeed as a digital company). Yet, unsurprisingly there’s still a significant disconnect between cyber threat awareness…

October 9, 2018

Technology-driven change for skills

Digital Disruption There is no doubt that the pace of change is accelerating as technology innovation cycles continue to move more rapidly. The shift to digital is disrupting all facets of our lives, and the workplace and our education systems are feeling the effects, creating both challenges and…

September 25, 2018

New Zealand universities back micro-credentials as skills gap shortage grows in cybersecurity

New Zealand universities back micro-credentials as skills gap shortage grows in cybersecurity   Global IT heavyweight, Cisco, is set to lead the growing cybersecurity skills gap shortage in New Zealand with early support from the tertiary sector and industry bodies.  Research released in…