May 29, 2020 by Ng Qi Siang, The Edge Singapore SINGAPORE (May 29): The mass disruption from the Covid-19 pandemic has very clearly highlighted the urgent need for businesses to upgrade their digital capabilities so that they can better capture market opportunities in a new environment. Yet, companies struggle to meet high costs and face skills gaps before such transformation can...
June 22, 2020 By CIO Academy Asia With COVID-19 having disrupted business models dramatically worldwide, should companies take on the added risks of digitally transforming their organisations? Can you afford to? Can you afford not –to? This is a time of great opportunity, and during this Black Swan moment, your business models have to change, your internal processes have to transform, otherwise...
June 19, 2020 By CIO Academy Asia CIO Academy Asia held a virtual roundtable on the 16the June, attended by 10 technology industry leaders across several sectors, in Singapore. The discussion was centred on business continuity and risk management coupled with CIO Academy’s recent regional survey into technology trends and priorities. Moderated by CIO Academy, in close partnership with RSA, the...
June 15, 2020 By CIO Academy Asia The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated the use of cloud technologies, as organisations seek to access services remotely. Cloud technologies have become more essential to organisations than ever! The scalability, speed and agility offered by the cloud is now critical to organisations, especially during this period of severe, worldwide disruption. Not only are peripheral workflows...
#HASHTECH Virtual Events WEBINAR Combating Cyber Attacks: Mitigating the Human Risk Factor Speakers: Paul Lek, Director, IT Risk Management & Security, JCAP, MSD International GmbH Emil Tan, Co-Founder of Division Zero (Div0), Singapore Cybersecurity Community Group and Co-Organiser & Co-Founder of Infosec In the City Paul Loke, Director, Technology & CIO, Accountant-General’s Department (Singapore) Sherif El Nabawi, Vice President, Sales Engineering,...
#HASHTECH Unplugged! Remodelling the Digital Game Plan – Optimising Your IT Financial Management Strategy Special Interview with: Glen Francis, Chief Technology Officer, Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) Christopher Lindner, Chief Information Officer, Apptio "When the going gets tough, the tough get going" is a phrase that is attributed to Joseph P. Kennedy, the father of US President John F. Kennedy. In the current tough environment, companies...
#HASHTECH Insights By CIO Academy Asia May 19, 2020 How do you get a €44 billion giant, with 100,000 employees doing business in more than 70 countries, to move the needle with enterprise customers who demand service right now? You pre-diagnose problems and fix them before they occur. You consolidate multiple trouble ticketing-systems into one. You add machine learning (ML) to get insights...
CIO Academy Asia #HASHTECH Virtual Roundtable May 12, 2020 Given that in the “new normal” almost everyone is now working from home, there’s an accelerated adoption of remote working, mobile-access and cloud-based apps and tools. This results in large numbers of remote users accessing corporate networks, downloading and uploading data via their home-based Wi-Fi networks and routers. That, as well as a big...
#HASHTECH Unplugged! Transforming Your Data Management Strategy for Greater Business Agility Special Interview with: Paul Loke, Director, Technology & Chief Information Officer, Accountant-General's Department, and Alex Hoehl, Senior Director Business Development, APAC, Denodo In a world hit by unanticipated fast-moving changes, a coherent data management strategy is vital to ensuring that businesses respond with agility. In this edition of #HASHTECH Unplugged!, CIO Academy...
#HASHTECH Unplugged! Securing the Enterprise in the COVID-19 Era Special Interview with Sherif El Nabawi, Vice President, Sales Engineering, Asia Pacific & Japan, CrowdStrike     The COVID-19 crisis is transforming the way we live, work and play. Businesses are now dependent on digital channels to engage employees, customers and suppliers. Working from home is the new normal, necessitating the widespread use of collaboration...