Big data presents big security challenges, study finds

A new report suggests that the onset of big data is making companies increasingly vulnerable to competitors and attackers as they generate, collect and analyse more information. The Economist Intelligence Unit study – Information risk: Managing digital assets in a new technology landscape – released last week – found that the introduction of new technologies like cloud […]

StarHub’s new facility to house social media analytics lab, deploy big data

StarHub has begun construction of its latest facility, MediaHub, which will house a social media analytics lab and will deploy the SmartHub big data platform across all of StarHub’s networks. MediaHub is located at one-north, a 200-hectare business park in Buona Vista developed by JTC Corporation. The six-storey building which has a basement, will occupy […]

StarHub’s new facility to house social media analytics lab, deploy big data

StarHub has begun construction of its latest facility, MediaHub, which will house a social media analytics lab and will deploy the SmartHub big data platform across all of StarHub’s networks. MediaHub is located at one-north, a 200-hectare business park in Buona Vista developed by JTC Corporation. The six-storey building which has a basement, will occupy […]

Here comes a supercomputing app store

The big problem facing supercomputing is that the firms that could benefit most from the technology, aren’t using it. It is a dilemma. Supercomputer-based visualization and simulation tools could allow a company to create, test and prototype products in virtual environments. Couple this virtualization capability with a 3-D printer, and a company would revolutionize its […]

Beyond Typhoon Haiyan, effective DR is an ongoing process: APC

The damage caused by Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines has once again underscored the importance of effective disaster recovery (DR). In situations such as this, APC by Schneider Electric Asia Pacific and Japan president, Philippe Arsonneau, said there are increased conversations with customers about the effectiveness of DR. “We typically work with them to select […]

Dell announces new software for enterprise mobility

Dell Software has introduced new mobility solutions designed to help customers better support increasingly mobile workers while minimizing security risks and IT complexity. Faced with a deluge of mobile devices, companies today are struggling to transform physical workplaces into “digital workspaces” that enable employees to be more productive and efficient without overburdening IT teams. To […]