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The majority of small businesses fail because of a lack of experience, insufficient capital, poor location, poor inventory management, and over-investment in fixed assets.
VMware has made a significant investment with Puppet Labs to jointly produce new data and infrastructure-management products.
The investment management software provider's managing director loves to take his iDevices with him when travelling, and prefers to fly Singapore Airlines.
Unfortunately I don’t often hear “strategy” and “IT service management (ITSM)” in the same sentence, unless of course someone is maligning the ITIL 2011 Service Strategy book or if an organization is justifying a significant investment in a new ITSM tool (to me this is too often the breeding ground for failed aspirations). Alternatively we often talk about (and are consumed by) tactical ITSM issues and our tactical responses. So where and what is your ITSM strategy? And where is your ITSM strategic plan?
Country's ambassador to India raises bilateral trade target to hit US$45 billion by 2015 from initial forecast of US$25 billion, looking at partnerships in infrastructure, education and IT to drive growth, report says.
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Japanese company looking to entice one of these companies to invest capital in "tens of billions of yen" range for 10 percent stake as Olympus looks to restructure business, according to report.
Investors may view consumer tech startups more favorably but enterprise-facing software developers have better long-term scalability and profitability prospects, observers note.
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Southeast Asia's largest telco buys 100 percent stake in Singapore-based GTW Holdings, owners of popular food review portal, HungryGoWhere, for S$12 million (US$9.4 million).
Chinese Internet giant relying on existing shareholders such as Temasek Holdings to partly fund shares buyback from Yahoo but partners yet to commit, report states.
Chief finance officer's role in technology decision-making grew last year, with greater involvement and engagement in IT priorities, and recognition of need for improved technology support for these key business processes, survey reveals.
Mobile strategy for customer relationship management not only "imperative", but offers better returns on investment from improved sales conversions and cost efficiencies, analysts say.
Deal volume in region in first quarter of 2012 down 33 percent, but average value up 123 percent year-on-year, with about two-thirds of targets out of Asia-Pacific, study shows.
New forms of customer relationship management are moving to the forefront of enterprise capabilities as companies begin a new era of investment in the function, says new data. But are companies really ready to get more social and mobile, or they just reacting to seemingly irresistible customer demand? The companies that understand how to employ new CRM trends strategically seem most likely to benefit.
Entrepreneurs pitching for investments should work on key areas such as showcasing quality of team, having clear exit plan for investors, and be open to suggestions and adapting business plans, industry players say.
Investor education, tax policy reforms and crowd funding needed to improve startup ecosystem, or country risks brain drain--as foreign startups flock elsewhere like Singapore--and wider economy will be left behind, warns local startup agency.
Competitive Asian market, poor performances and growing "cost headwinds" mean investors should think twice before injecting funds in region's IT firms, says investment exec.
Kettler, which manages 20,000 apartments from New York to the Carolinas, sees electric vehicle charging services as an amenity for residents -- as well as a potential income source.
While some measures that leverage IT for effective implementation of government delivery programs welcomed, industry expresses general disappointment new budget not focused on driving economic growth.
A Victorian company has been awarded a new contract with NBN Co that will see it deploy critical defect-management software to monitor the nation's largest infrastructure investment.
Startup competition already intense in Chinese market so interested foreign entrepreneurs need right partners, connections, and also strong ground knowledge, to ensure survival, says Tudou co-founder Marc van der Chijs.
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