Specialist data center news for Asia
Frost and Sullivan recognises ForeScout’s achievements in NAC
ForeScout Technologies has announced it is the recipient of the Frost and Sullivan Growth Excellence Leadership Award in the network access control (NAC) market.
Lenovo forms partnership to offer edge solution for retailers
Lenovo and Scale Computing have released the new prodcuct with the goal to replace 'expensive' on-premise infrastructure.
Rolls Royce and Intel partner for floating data centres
The two companies are collaborating to have data centres onboard commercial ships to automate the process and make it safer.
Whitepaper: Why it’s critical to detect cyber attacks as they happen
"Many organisations are struggling to keep pace with the speed in which hackers are attacking their systems."
The six golden keys to successful identity assurance
When someone tries to access your internal systems, how can you be sure a user is who they claim to be?
Survey: App dev is surging, but how are businesses doing it?
Today “every company is in the software business" to get a competitive edge, and this survey reveals how app dev is affecting IT teams.
Growing spend on data centre systems could be short-lived
Gartner's data reveals total global IT spending will continue to grow in 2019, with some sectors doing better than others.
Bad day at the office for IBM with latest quarterly results
The latest financial results for IBM have revealed a disappointment for investors as the tech giant missed almost all of its targets.
Opinion: Automating the data center with IBN
Apstra's CEO discusses the merits of intent-based networking and how it can adapt automation and AI for the modern data centre.
ServiceNow to launch two new data centres in Japan
The company will be partnering with NTT Communications to launch the facilities and meet surging demand.
China vs the US – who’s winning the ICT market battle?
Amidst trade tensions, the two superpowers are taking two very different paths with their ICT investments.
IBM’s new multicloud solution plays nice with its competitors
The 'IBM Multicloud Manager' allows businesses to manage and integrate workloads from other major providers.
Water scarcity pinned as a major threat to data centre growth
By 2030 global demand for fresh water will exceed available supplies by 40 percent, while data centre demand continues to surge.
Alibaba Cloud signs MoU to digitise China’s energy sector
Alibaba Cloud will work with Norwegian software company Kongsberg Digital to open up new solutions for the energy sector in China and other parts of Asia.
Exclusive: ServerFarm CEO discusses data centre workforce woes
Not only is there a clear gender disparity in the industry, but Papouchado says the existing workforce is aging.
Opinion: GDPR requirements & opportunities for colocation providers
The law was enforced in May but is still confusing to some colocation providers as to which requirements they must comply with.
Lenovo hopes to open up HCI with new SAP and Nutanix partnership
The goal of the collaboration is to push development in access to hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) for enterprises.
Four Asian data centre heavyweights agree to pool expertise
In a move that could be of detriment to the smaller players in the data centre market, four tech giants have signed a cooperation agreement.
Arrow and Thundersoft team up to drive Asian edge development
Edge computing is a hot topic around the world and now a new collaboration has been formed in a bid to open the market for engineers and developers in Asia.
Cohesity partners with Networld to get a piece of Japan
On top of the partnership, Cohesity has sunk a significant investment into its Japan expansion.
Demand drives Talend to add new APAC cloud data infrastructure
The company claims its growth in APAC is exceeding 100 percent every year, fuelling the need for more infrastructure.
Google wants carbon-free energy for data centres 24/7
Google is continuing its renewable rampage with the statement "the internet is 24/7, carbon-free energy should be too"
Veritas and Pure Storage partner to enhance AI and ML
Veritas and Pure Storage have teamed up in a bid to aid joint customers make the most of their data for a competitive advantage.
NEXTDC and Alibaba Cloud cosy up to open Asia for AU
The two companies have announced a partnership which will improve global connectivity within Australia.
Microsoft’s new project to bring gaming to the data centre
Data centres could soon be the crutch for the army of Xbox One gamers around the world with Microsoft's latest venture, Project xCloud.
Interview: Hitachi Vantara talks challenges of compliance in financial services
Technology is advancing a lot quicker, and the incumbent banks need to be more up to speed but are held back by a lot of legacy systems.
Chinese espionage: Sweating Apple insists breach allegations are ‘not true’
The dust still hasn't settled on the report that caused Supermicro's stocks to collapse, and now Apple is stressing its innocence.
IT struggling with increased roles and limited budgets
With digital transformation rife, IT departments around the globe are being forced to do more with the same resources.
Guinness World Records migrates to AWS public cloud
Setting records itself, the Guinness World Records has made huge strides in its digital transformation journey.
Google shutting down Google+ after covering up privacy bug
Google’s management was aware of the bug but chose not to share it with the public to avoid scrutiny by regulators.
Why interconnectivity is the foundation of innovation
"Interconnectivity has quickly become known as one of the foundations of innovation, critical to supporting today’s emerging technologies."
Nyriad and Datacom sign agreement to bring AI-ready storage to AU
Nyriad has signed an exclusive agreement with Datacom to develop and deploy a next-generation computational storage solution to the Australian market.
Opinion: How to capture “Lessons Learned” with cloud-based DCIM
Schneider's Kim Povlsen says it's vital to always be learning about and from problems in IT, and DCIM tools are vital to that.
Iron Mountain makes another move on APAC with China acquisition
It was only last week when the data company announced a takeover in South Korea, and now it's made another in APAC.