Today's digital workplace is constantly inundated with new applications and devices, as tech investment also decentralizes. Top technology leaders are seeking an orderly path to improvement, yet the the way forward remains more turbulent than ever. Fortunately, there are perspectives that can help.
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Infor is touting benefits such as faster ROI and a reduced total cost of ownership with the new platform.
German firm announces multimillion-dollar investment to offer some applications on its own cloud to local customers - but ERP is not on the cards.
IBM has invested an undisclosed sum in Fluid, an e-commerce and omnichannel shopping company, to create a Watson-powered personal shopping app prototype for The North Face.
New designation recognizes the California-based systems integrator's investment in technical expertise and resources for geospatial applications.
Just about every company seems to have a rapidly growing portfolio of social media applications today. This is fragmenting our knowledge, locking us in, reducing business utility, and holding back ROI for our organizations.
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The five-year contract will involve Perpetual outsourcing its IT infrastructure and applications services to Fujitsu as part of the investment group's Transformation 2015 strategy.
Country issues call for collaboration worth S$21 million (US$16.5 million) to develop "high-impact, sector-specific" software-as-a-service products to help smaller companies lower costs.
IDC has published a white paper that explains "Why Sticking with Windows XP is a Bad Idea". It claims that upgrading from Windows XP to Windows 7 pays for itself in a year, in increased productivity and reduced support costs, and provides a return on investment (ROI) of 137 percent over three years.
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).
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.
Country sees traction in companies adopting common mobile services "enablers" co-developed as part of government-led IT roadmap, Intelligent Nation 2015, and plans for further rollouts, says ICT regulator.
After a decade and a half of telco competition, the sale of Primus' infrastructure for $192 million is a sobering reminder of how hard it is to build value in the sector.
case study Virtualizing IT infrastructure helps Dutch bank connect its two data centers, cut down operational costs and enhance disaster recovery processes, reveals exec.
While affected by Eurozone crisis and slowdown in developed economies, global aspirations of Indian companies and need to improve efficiencies and innovate will result in higher IT spends in country.
Already a hotbed for mobile innovation, country tipped to see increasing demand for Internet-enabled smartphones and tablets in 2012, with need to incorporate mobility into application through cloud.
McKinsey research suggests more businesses are making investments in data analytics and business intelligence applications that use context to help inform decisions for the future.
Consortium of Microsoft, Silver Lake and Andreessen Horowitz reportedly reworking bid to own minority stake in Yahoo, which says it's evaluating alternatives.
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