The German software giant plans to help entrepreneurs in emerging economies, starting with India and Brazil, by providing mentorships and technological support.
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Government support, grants make it easy for to build startups, but entrepreneurs should toughen up against market reality to create successful companies, say industry watchers.
Cloud-based business intelligence tools offer benefits but still lack real business driver, say analysts, who advise enterprises to evaluate cost savings before adopting such services.
update Ten local companies will head to Las Vegas and hope for "serendipity and happenstance" to showcase their innovations and grow their international presence.
Daily deals market has yet to reach maturity but going through paradigm shift, as players evolve in efforts to succeed in this viable but tough business, analysts observe.
Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation honors 13 local ICT innovations including market players touting cloud-based offering and indoor positioning system.
Regional companies ought to look into using generic top-level domains to boost online presence and better position their brands with customers, say industry insiders. One watcher predicts initial uptake will be slow, however.
IT services spend in region on rebound after recession slump, as companies resume investments to grow, upgrade and modernize their IT environments, finds Ovum report.
Jobs and skills related to social media increasingly sought after as knowledge of social platform also becomes prerequisite for working professionals, market insiders note.
Firms should update social media policies regularly, and also keep them "pragmatic" and simple to ensure staff compliance and minimize missteps, market insiders advise.