How to steal $1 million by email: Check Point researchers detail million-dollar fraud against Chinese VC firm
A series of spoofed emails enabled a Hong Kong-based hacker to make off with a million dollars.
VMware shines spotlight on tech as a force for good
Microsoft showcases innovations in new Asia Pacific HQ
Cyxtera spins out cybersecurity business into AppGate
Rackspace extends managed service capabilities for AWS
Silver Peak & AWS extend collaboration on SD-WAN deployment
Juniper Networks advances customers' private cloud data centers
AirTrunk plans $1b data center in Australia's North Sydney
The data center, to be called SYD2, is backed by more than $1 billion investment from AirTrunk and is planned to open in 2020.
Forrester report shows firms feeling pressure to move to hybrid cloud
A survey from Forrester, Ensono and Wipro found that out of 153 IT directors, one in four say that internal pressures are key motivator in exploring new cloud technologies.
AWS announces renewable power project in Australia
The Australian project is one of six new renewable energy projects, which are expected to produce a total 711MW of new renewable energy capacity.
Orange partners with ThousandEyes to boost network visibility
The partnership allows Orange to monitor quality of experience at both the application and network level and speed up troubleshooting in case of Internet-related performance issues.
Dell Technologies' Progress Made Real plan outlines social impact goals
“Unlocking the power of data will advance humanity more than any other force over the next decade," says Michael Dell.
5g subs to reach 2.6bn, driven by rapid developments
Average monthly data-traffic-per-smartphone is forecast to increase from the current figure of 7.2 GB to 24 GB by the end of 2025, in part driven by new consumer behaviour, such as Virtual Reality (VR) streaming.
Kemp survey shows businesses struggling with application issues
The State of Application Experience (AX) report shows that in more established environments, IT professionals are finding it increasingly difficult to add new applications.
NetApp and Google Cloud deepen strategic partnership
NetApp and Google Cloud help customers unlock the power of data with tightly integrated, enterprise-class data services and solutions for Google Cloud.
KT SAT successfully conducts 'world first' 5G satellite transmission
Korean satellite communications service provider KT SAT has claimed that it has successfully conducted the world’s first 5G transmission with a satellite connection.
QNAP releases HybridMount, a file-based cloud gateway
QNAP has officially released a new file-based cloud gateway application that integrates multiple public cloud services for enterprises that require hybrid cloud storage environments.
Russia's data centre market primed for growth - iKS-Consulting
Russia’s data centre market value will see a boost of 27% year-on-year growth, reaching a total of US$561 million, according to research from iKS-Consulting.
Google Cloud sets sights on network intelligence automation
Google Cloud’s new network intelligence platform could potentially automate thousands of networking jobs and speed up cloud migrations to new levels of efficiency.
ManageEngine leverages AU data centres to bring data closer to home
ManageEngine is leveraging two Australian data centres to host its cloud-based IT management applications.
New Caledonia to connect to Hawaiki cable by 2021
"New Caledonia will be able to enjoy the multiple benefits of Hawaiki’s international connectivity and boost the development of its digital economy, both locally and in the Pacific region.”
Juniper Networks brings cloud-managed SD-LAN and new CPE devices to enterprises
New enhancements bring cloud agility and scale to more parts of the enterprise network, while lowering the cost of deploying and operating SD-Branch environments.
Google Cloud acquires CloudSimple
Google Cloud has made another strategic move within the cloud sector after acquiring CloudSimple, a provider of secure, high-performance, dedicated environments that help run VMware workloads in the cloud.
DXC Technology & VMware team up on IaC cloud platform
“By combining VMware’s hybrid cloud offerings with DXC cloud services and industry expertise, DXC Managed Multi-Cloud Services powered by VMware gives IT the ability to rapidly deploy a universal management experience across all cloud environments."
The devil is in the data: Mitigating cloud migration risks
Moving data is one of the most challenging parts of migration, and where the data is stored mid-migration can have a huge impact on the performance of the applications, New Relic says.
Barracuda opens APAC headquarters in Hong Kong
Building on its research and development center in Bangalore, the APAC headquarters in Hong Kong will be a center for sales, marketing and team recruitment.
Enterprises embrace cloud but struggle to assert security & control
Only 11% of respondents said their companies have been ‘extremely successful’ in realising what multi-cloud can do for their organisation.
Microsoft & GBI sign deal to bring cloud adoption to Middle East
The agreement will enable organisations to access Microsoft Azure Cloud faster, delivering high performance, security and compliance to their business operations.
Organisations' cybersecurity readiness for new regulations still low - ESET
Across all countries surveyed, prioritisation was identified as the biggest organisational cybersecurity challenge (20%).
Lenovo, Intel & Harvard build liquid-cooled supercomputer
Lenovo, Intel, and Harvard University are the driving forces behind an effort to create Harvard’s first liquid-cooled supercomputer, nicknamed Cannon.
CenturyLink, PLDT, Colt amongst MEF 2019 Award winners
“MEF is pleased to congratulate this year’s award winners for their outstanding work in driving industry transformation,” comments MEF president Nan Chen.
Nutanix receives accolade from Gartner for hyperconverged infrastructure
Nutanix has been named a leader in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Hyperconverged Infrastructure.
Japan’s LINE launches public bug bounty program with HackerOne
One of the biggest messenger apps in the world invites hackers to proactively report security vulnerabilities to enhance cybersecurity.
Why SD-WAN is crucial for digital transformation
Having a modern, reliable network is crucial for digital transformation to realise the benefits associated with moving application workloads into the cloud, Vertel says.
Public cloud services to drive APAC cloud computing revenue during 2018-23
"Smart cities initiatives will be one of the prime catalysts for the adoption of public cloud services."
Scale Computing integrates retail solution with Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric has struck a deal with Scale Computing to deliver the Scale Computing HC3 Edge for retail solution in Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure Micro Data Centers.
Digital Realty's new platform revolves around 'centers of data'
Digital Realty has launched a first-of-its-kind global data center platform and an accompanying roadmap to support the platform.
Cloudera: Training, uptake and security main challenges for the cloud
“Our customers will never be 100% cloud, they’ll always be on premise to some degree. The struggle is, how can we do both?”
Nokia & VMware to develop integrated cloud solutions for CSPs
The two companies will develop interoperability between VMware’s Telco Cloud, VMware vCloud NFV, and Nokia software applications.
FusionLayer introduces cloud-native blueprint for DDI solutions
The new architecture takes a cloud-native based blueprint and pairs it with a structured migration plan, so enterprises can mitigate against business continuity threats as they move away from legacy systems.
76% of firms see business continuity as top priority - Assurance report
According to 83% of respondents, ensuring continuity of operations during a crisis is the top priority in their crisis response strategies.
APAC's IoT services market is set to hit $96bn in the next three years
IoT related services, which includes connectivity, devices and software and related services, is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.4% between 2018 and 2023.
Macquarie Telecom to bring VMware SD-WAN to more Australian businesses
“SD-WAN has had a hugely positive impact on Australian organisations’ networks, creating demand for this technology to be applied to the cloud.”