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Digitalisation to transform the energy supply chain

Minister Chan Chun Sing speaks at the 2nd Singapore-International Energy Agency Forum. In his speech, he emphasises the role of digitalisation in building new architectures of interconnected energy systems.

Malaysian blockchain strategies in academia

Local tertiary institutions are taking note of the rise of blockchain technology and are responding to its possibilities. Industry players urge schools and universities to prepare students with the necessary skills and information to conceptualise business use cases and produce technically-inclined graduates to build these systems.

New Zealand to become launch pad of small satellites

New Zealand has relatively light aerospace regulation compared to other parts of the world and has no air or shipping traffic. As more and more launch pads are being planned around the world in years to come, New Zealand will remain as the company’s highest-volume location for launches.

The Budget 2019 expectations on tech for new Malaysia

An Expert argues that perhaps a more effective way would be to introduce a form of digital tax on overseas suppliers of digital services where such foreign companies are required to register for service tax and charge service tax on such services.

Philippine firms need greater focus on cybersecurity

The Cisco 2018 Asia Pacific Security Capabilities Benchmark Study showed that companies in the region receive six threats every minute but only 50% of these are being investigated. 42% of the Philippine respondents have received 5,000 alerts per day.

B2B marketplace ventures into Fintech through e-wallet

For repeated orders done on a monthly basis, Ralali Wallet provides a platform wherein cashback for the next order can be saved and can bring more profit for them. Users are also allowed to use their balance to buy any kind of product, including digital goods.

VR helps Antarctica expeditioners cope with isolation

It is there to bring them back to reality, to give them a sense of being in a virtual space that is different from the isolation of the whiteness and silence of Antarctica. The program would help inform researchers at Dartmouth College who could use it for a long-term mission to Mars.

AI plays cupid for job seekers

It’s all about chemistry when it comes to choosing the right partner and job. The hiring app helps job seekers connect with the right recruiting managers.

Indonesian and Korean start-ups showcased in a joint event

The Indonesia-Korea Tech-Startup Demo Day was part of the Global Mentoring Program, which aims to explore the potential and development of South Korean start-ups to enter the Indonesian market. Other events were mentoring sessions and participation in the business-matching and demo day.

Role for insurance in cybersecurity within ASEAN

In light of global trade wars and regional circumstances, Minister for Finance Mr Heng Swee Keat reinforced the need for resilience at the 15th Singapore International Reinsurance Conference. Insurance has a great role to play in bolstering against preventable attacks or unexpected disasters, boosting the rate of recovery.

India, Japan to cooperate on security technology

The leaders have agreed to conduct joint research on AI, IoT and other advanced technologies. With Japan’s software and India’s hardware, the two nations hope to innovate and promote global innovation through the exchange of IT talent and technologies.

VR to prepare South Australians for bushfire

The virtual reality scenario replicates typical conditions experienced in a major fire, including strong, changeable winds fanning the flames. The scenario is realistic but safe and underlines the importance of being prepared in the event of a major fire.

Bill on Consolidated Poverty Data Collection approved on second reading

It is the generation of data at the local level, serving as basis in targeting poor households in the planning, budgeting and implementation of government programs geared towards poverty alleviation. It merges data collection of all national agencies, geotagging, and the Community Based Monitoring.

3D mapping to enable smarter land use

Data will be used for better management of natural hazards. It is essential for better flood risk mapping. It will also provide better understanding of the impacts of climate change such as landslides and erosion, as well as an improved environmental management.

AI to boost business for indoor growers and farmers

The data from the farms can be taken, processed and then be returned as useful information that would describe what is happening with their crop and farm production. The technologies suite is an “open platform”, allowing it to integrate with other operating systems.

Cloud-dependent laptop wins entrepreneurial program

Sydney Genesis program develops the next generation of entrepreneurs who are solving real-world problems with their business innovations. Aside from seed funding, the winners will be fast-tracked to the INCUBATE program and receive support from the Innovation Hub at the University of Sydney.

The future for 5G in India

The government developed a High-Level 5G India 2020 Forum last year, which brought together officials, industry experts, and academicians. It was aimed at bringing early deployment of 5G in the country, to be implemented commercially in 2020.

National Australia Bank’s ATMs get a facelift

In partnership with Microsoft, the National Australia Bank has rolled out a proof of concept Automatic Teller Machine which uses cloud and artificial intelligence in a bid to go card-less.

BSP enhances Fintech security regulations

BSP supports the development of an enabling regulatory environment conducive to digitalisation. It has an active multi-stakeholder collaboration and policies ensuring consumer protection. There have been key policy changes for money service business and regulation of virtual currency exchanges.

Sodium-ion to store renewable energy in NSW

Installation is part of the A$ 10.6 million Smart Sodium Storage System Project. Sodium-ion batteries are a potential game-changer because the materials are much more abundant than the traditional lithium-ion batteries. This will reduce the costs and reliance on scarce and expensive lithium.

India inks MoU on FinTech with Singapore

Through the JWG, India and Singapore will collaborate on several areas like Application Programming Interfaces (APIs), regulatory sandbox models, security in payment and digital cash flow, and the integration of RuPay-Network for Electronic Transfers (NETS), among others.

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Qlik’s vision is a data-literate world, where everyone can use data and analytics to improve decision-making and solve their most challenging problems. A private company, Qlik offers real-time data integration and analytics solutions, powered by Qlik Cloud, to close the gaps between data, insights and action. By transforming data into Active Intelligence, businesses can drive better decisions, improve revenue and profitability, and optimize customer relationships. Qlik serves more than 38,000 active customers in over 100 countries.

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As a Titanium Black Partner of Dell Technologies, CTC Global Singapore boasts unparalleled access to resources.

Established in 1972, we bring 52 years of experience to the table, solidifying our position as a leading IT solutions provider in Singapore. With over 300 qualified IT professionals, we are dedicated to delivering integrated solutions that empower your organization in key areas such as Automation & AI, Cyber Security, App Modernization & Data Analytics, Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure, Workplace Modernization and Professional Services.

Renowned for our consulting expertise and delivering expert IT solutions, CTC Global Singapore has become the preferred IT outsourcing partner for businesses across Singapore.

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Planview has one mission: to build the future of connected work. Our solutions enable organizations to connect the business from ideas to impact, empowering companies to accelerate the achievement of what matters most. Planview’s full spectrum of Portfolio Management and Work Management solutions creates an organizational focus on the strategic outcomes that matter and empowers teams to deliver their best work, no matter how they work. The comprehensive Planview platform and enterprise success model enables customers to deliver innovative, competitive products, services, and customer experiences. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, with locations around the world, Planview has more than 1,300 employees supporting 4,500 customers and 2.6 million users worldwide. For more information, visit www.planview.com.

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SIRIM is a premier industrial research and technology organisation in Malaysia, wholly-owned by the Minister​ of Finance Incorporated. With over forty years of experience and expertise, SIRIM is mandated as the machinery for research and technology development, and the national champion of quality. SIRIM has always played a major role in the development of the country’s private sector. By tapping into our expertise and knowledge base, we focus on developing new technologies and improvements in the manufacturing, technology and services sectors. We nurture Small Medium Enterprises (SME) growth with solutions for technology penetration and upgrading, making it an ideal technology partner for SMEs.

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HashiCorp provides infrastructure automation software for multi-cloud environments, enabling enterprises to unlock a common cloud operating model to provision, secure, connect, and run any application on any infrastructure. HashiCorp tools allow organizations to deliver applications faster by helping enterprises transition from manual processes and ITIL practices to self-service automation and DevOps practices. 

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IBM is a leading global hybrid cloud and AI, and business services provider. We help clients in more than 175 countries capitalize on insights from their data, streamline business processes, reduce costs and gain the competitive edge in their industries. Nearly 3,000 government and corporate entities in critical infrastructure areas such as financial services, telecommunications and healthcare rely on IBM’s hybrid cloud platform and Red Hat OpenShift to affect their digital transformations quickly, efficiently and securely. IBM’s breakthrough innovations in AI, quantum computing, industry-specific cloud solutions and business services deliver open and flexible options to our clients. All of this is backed by IBM’s legendary commitment to trust, transparency, responsibility, inclusivity and service.