Nutanix introduces new cloud-native solutions for enterprisesNutanix announced the general availability of its certified Kubernetes solution.
VMware to roll out cloud platform on AWS in Singapore
VMware has selected AsiaPac Distribution as its launch partner for VMware Cloud on Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Singapore.
True IDC & Tencent launch AI-enabled cloud platform in Thailand
The platform is designed to offer a complete range of cloud services to the public and private sectors.
Dell EMC’s six server market trends
As the evolution of cloud-based computing continues, it is important to know what’s ahead to stay ahead of the market.
Huawei FusionServer Pro built for 'intelligent transformation'
The next generation X86 servers draw on an intelligent acceleration engine, an intelligent management ending, and intelligent data center solutions for ‘diverse’ scenarios as transformation shifts from digital to intelligent.
HFW deploys digital edge strategy on Equinix
Equinix announced that global law firm HFW has collaborated with Equinix to build out its digital edge in key markets including Dubai, London, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Paris.
SEAX Singapore hosts new Epsilon PoP in Kuala Lumpur
The partnership will allow Epsilon customers and partners to onnect at the new PoP through Epsilon’s Infiny by Epsilon Software-Defined Networking (SDN) platform.
Teradata expands as-a-service offerings for Advantage platform
Data intelligence company Teradata has announced three new cloud and on-premise solutions that are now integrated into its Teradata Vantage platform.
AirTrunk raises $450m: Singapore hyperscale data center on the cards
Australian hyperscale data center specialist AirTrunk has raised SG$450 million in order to finance its expansion across Asia Pacific.
Cisco leads Australian network infrastructure market - IDC
Despite a drop in router and wireless LAN, ethernet switches are quickly gaining popularity, according to the latest statistics from IDC.
Hawaiki expands US point-of-presence to Seattle
The Hawaiki submarine cable that connects Australia, New Zealand, the Pacific Islands and Hawaii to the United States now has a new point of presence in Seattle.
HPE & Nutanix join forces to deliver hybrid cloud as a service
The two tech giants have partnered to offer a fully integrated solution that capitalises on the hybrid IT market.
Opinion: The growing importance of sustainability in data centres
Aruba's Alessandro Bruschini discusses why to carry on growing, the data centre industry will have to turn to green methods of energy consumption and production.
Rackspace seals agreement to provide multi-cloud in Japan
The American managed cloud computing company has teamed up with two other Japanese companies in what it says is a strategic alliance.
Lenovo’s data centre arm now official with Dicker Data NZ
Dicker Data has laid claim to an exclusive agreement with Lenovo’s Data Center Group and its entire range of solutions.
Equinix releases Azure Stack-as-a-Service in APAC
The hybrid cloud solution offers pre-configured, Microsoft validated systems, pre-installed into Equinix IBX data centres.
Whitepaper: How to improve your cybersecurity sales pitch
Boards and executives who normally approve funding for IT security projects do not speak tech - they speak the language of ROI, NPV, etc.Download
An insider's tips on how to get more from your Splunk platform
Having the right tools is only half the battle, not until you can leverage them most effectively can you see the gains that properly managed data can provide.Download
QNAP to leverage 2nd Gen Intel Xeon processors for data-centric workflows
The new processors are supposedly designed to support an expanding range of existing and emerging data centre and network workloads.
Study: Is it possible to detect breaches as they happen
Breaches often happen when businesses least expect them, causing slow reaction times and possibly catastrophic loss.Download
Whitepaper: How you can simplify compliance and SIEM with efficient logging
IT environments generate log messages with a variety of functions and significance to an organisation – but they’re only useful if they trigger the necessary responses.Download
World Backup Day – expert panel provides insights
Sunday the 31st of March marks an occasion of increasing importance as businesses become increasingly fuelled by data – World Backup Day.
How using syslog-ng to store logs could help your business
Syslog-ng is a high-speed data processor that parses both structured and unstructured log messages.Download
APAC cyber threats and trends CISOs must be prepared for – Sonicwall
From malware, IoT, to file-based attacks, the report breaks down the major attack vectors being used to compromise businesses.Read More
46% of financial organisations operating traditional data centres
Much has been said of its future prominence, but in no other industry is hybrid IT more prevalent now than in the financial services industry.
Colt DCS to build new hyperscale data centre in Osaka
The new data centre will be the company's third hyperscale facility in Japan, which it says is a direct response to surging demand.
Should you run your central log server in Docker?
Collecting logs can be especially important in a containerized environment, where you start and stop containers around the clock.Download
Lenovo & VMware know the secret of hyperconvergence - do you?
In this whitepaper, IDC analyses the benefits of hyperconverged solutions, and how they align with solutions from firms such as Lenovo and VMware.Download
Insider threats & breach reports: Why security needs more investment
Insider threats (those that come from within your organisation) are a serious concern - here's why.Download
Traditional IT infrastructure spending surpasses cloud – for now
While the unprecedented growth of the infrastructure systems market last year was shared by both non-cloud and cloud segments, IDC says there is change in the air.
5GN takes over Melbourne Data Centre for $5.7m
In a move it says is ‘another completion of the infrastructure puzzle’, 5G Networks (5GN) has announced the acquisition of Melbourne Data Centre (MDC).
AlgoSec launches security and compliance management for multicloud
CloudFlow’s centralised management gives organisations visibility, risk and compliance analysis, and automated detection of misconfigurations.
Dell EMC tops the data centre hardware & software market
Spending in the market is on the rise with the usual suspects like Dell EMC, Microsoft, HPE, Huawei, and Cisco at the top.
Are you building (or breaking) digital trust?
Business leaders can wait and be forced to respond to market change, or they can embrace digital and lead market change themselves.Download
Identity assurance - a refreshed approach to authentication
Today’s organisations should refresh their approach to authentication from a one-time event to continuous monitoring of users and what they are accessing. In broad terms, this is called identity assurance.Download
Predict and Solve Data Center Problems in Real Time - How HiveIO’s UI Refresh Changes the Game
Enterprise applications have often stuck to the traditional “Microsoft Outlook” grid-style administration interfaces for IT automation interfaces.Download
AsiaPac to partner in VMware Cloud on AWS launch in Singapore
VMware has revealed AsiaPac Distribution to be its launch partner for VMware Cloud on Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Singapore.
World Backup Day – a great reason for a tech spring-clean
Five spokespeople from renowned industry vendors share their thoughts on why backing up your data is absolutely crucial – with some extra golden advice.
Huawei unveils new hardware to ‘smarten up data centres’
Huawei has taken the covers off a new addition to its portfolio of servers that it says has been designed for the AI era.
Opinion: Three ‘must-haves’ for building a resilient edge
Schneider’s Steven Carlini shares his thoughts on computing at the edge – as well as some apt advice.
Vertiv unveils new solution to drastically curb DC energy costs
The company asserts implementing the new UPS solution could save over US$230,000 in energy costs over five years.
Eaton brings the world’s first UL certified UPS network card to A/NZ
The launch marks the expansion of Eaton’s cybersecurity program and collaboration with global safety science organisation UL.
Whitepaper: The Mobile Risk Matrix - how exposed are you?
The proliferation of cloud services has increased the attack surface to include applications, devices, networks, and external web and content delivery methods.Download
Okta brings centralised identity security to servers
“Server access has traditionally relied on shared credentials that may never change, and that creates significant vulnerabilities for large or growing organisations.”
Pure Storage makes hybrid cloud play with new acquisition
The idea of hybrid cloud has immersed the world of IT since its inception, and now Pure Storage is accelerating its vision.
Survey shows organisations in the dark about shadow mining threat
To be successful and remain undetected, shadow mining depends on deliberately configuring security systems to function incorrectly.
Huawei commits data centre services to APAC ISPs
In addition to releasing a host of new products, Huawei has signed an MoU and publicly stated its data centre plans for the region.
Opinion: 6 steps for setting up a server room for your business
Schneider Electric's Kavita Manral discusses the modern server room and advice for setting up one for a business.
Public cloud set to be a US$214b market by year’s end
New Gartner research shows the public cloud market to be aggressively expanding both now and in the foreseeable future.
Whitepaper: How to manage mobile risk in a perimeter-less work environment
Enabling mobility and the ability to access data seamlessly is a great development for enterprise productivity, but it causes a serious challenge to security teams.Download
Whitepaper: What will losing your data cost you?
Do you know how much your data is worth, more importantly, what it will cost if it is lost?Download
Security and mobility in a mobile-first world
Explore security, productivity, mobility, and what solutions are available to you. Here's how to move your organisation towards the mobile-first world, securely.Download
HCI’s surging growth props up global converged systems market
New research from the International Data Corporation (IDC) has found the global converged system market to be in good stead because of one category.
Network security providers dominate cybersecurity - Canalys
Cisco, Palo Alto Networks and Fortinet, all with a strong focus on network security products, outperformed the market, recording strong double-digit growth.
DOCOMO expands 5G trials with new partners
The trials will involve field partners, solution partners and DOCOMO as the provider of the 5G test network.
Are hard disk drives damaged by smoke recoverable?
The old saying ‘fail to prepare, prepare to fail’ is certainly an apt proverb in IT circles - ESET shares some advice for recovering smoke-damaged HDDs.
No ETL? No worries, with SQL Server 2019's new data virtualisation
Unlike a typical data lake, there is no need to move data from where it lives when using data virtualisation, and this is a huge advantage over traditional ETL.
Can your vulnerability assessments protect your organisation?
33% of enterprises surveyed are at a low maturity, conducting only limited assessments of selected assets.Download
Microsoft: The sky's the limit for your data with Cosmos DB
A modern Internet age with globally-distributed applications that must be fault-tolerant and scalable demands a high-concurrency, low-latency database model.
VMware advances hybrid cloud operations and automation
VMware announced advancements across its integrated VMware vRealize cloud management platform.
Huawei’s AI fabric eclipses other data centre offerings
In an independent test run by The Tolly Group, Huawei’s data centre switch networking solutions outshone other vendors like Mellanox and Cisco.
Blossoming data centres directly fuelling security market
The constant demand for data – and consequently, data centres – is set to have a positive impact on the data centre security market.
Opinion: 4 reasons cloud and colocation providers are going renewable
Schneider Electric's John Powers shares the massive impact renewable energy is having on the data center industry.
DNS attackers love legacy systems - but how much damage can they inflict?
DNS infrastructure is vulnerable in terms of its security, availability, and integrity. An attacker just has to exploit the Domain Name System (DNS) on legacy systems and they get free reign.Download
Schneider and Cisco partner for new micro data centre options
The tech heavyweights have announced a partnership in an effort to tap into a burgeoning market specialising in lightweight solutions.
Experts and execs comment on Facebook data leak
“Tech companies are the custodians of user credentials and other personally identifiable information, a valuable resource in today's world.”
How Dell EMC aims to advance its server portfolio
Dell EMC announced several advancements to Dell EMC PowerEdge servers.
Whitepaper: How classifying your log messages makes for happier sysadmins
Operating systems, applications, and network devices generate text messages of the events that happen to them.Download