Asia Pacific stories
VAST Data triples valuation to $9.1bn after Series E funding round success
London-based VAST Data's valuation soars to $9.1bn following a successful $118m Series E funding round.
APAC retail sector hardest hit by cyberattacks due to insufficient funding
APAC retail industry shows highest rate of cyberattacks in past 2 years due to poor cybersecurity investment.
Cisco reaches goal of impacting one billion lives early
Cisco surpasses its goal of positively affecting one billion lives globally through its technology, a year ahead of schedule.
Australian project managers among world's highest earners, says PMI study
Australian project managers among the world's top earners with average salaries of US$103,789, reveals PMI study.
Survey reveals security concerns over GenAI use in ANZ
A new survey has revealed 97% of firms across Australia and New Zealand use GenAI tools, however, 85% view them as potential security risks.
AI to alter Asia Pacific's cybersecurity landscape by 2024
Artificial intelligence (AI) is set to transform the Asia Pacific's cybersecurity sector by 2024, presenting new developments and risks.
Seven Network reveals successful projects from Ignite innovation scheme
Seven Network announced successful prototypes from their Ignite innovation scheme, focusing on generative AI in sport services.
Nicole Coleby named as new Managing Partner of Operations at Pop Group Holdings
Nicole Coleby has been appointed as the new Managing Partner of Operations at Pop Group Holdings, intending to bolster its global footprint.
Leaseweb celebrates a decade in Singapore & rebrands as Leaseweb Singapore
After a successful decade in Singapore, global firm Leaseweb rebrands its APAC branch to Leaseweb Singapore.
Max York, former GE Australia CEO, joins AMSL Aero as new Chief Executive
Max York, ex-CEO of GE Australia, has been appointed Chief Executive of AMSL Aero, bolstering the leading green aviation company's senior leadership.
NetApp & AWS launch FSx for ONTAP, boosting storage performance nine-fold
NetApp and AWS boost storage performance nine-fold with FSx for ONTAP launch, enhancing cloud migration and usage.
Bonzai launches innovative mobile ad format 'BrandStory' in Australasia
Bonzai, a leading creative ad tech platform in Australia and New Zealand, introduced a novel mobile ad format, BrandStory.
Gigamon leads the way in deep observability market, says 650 Research
Gigamon has been recognised as a top vendor in the burgeoning deep observability market, according to a new study by 650 Research.
Exclusive: Paessler & Hat Distribution - Transforming IT monitoring
In the ever-evolving world of IT infrastructure, two companies have been making significant strides: Paessler and Hat Distribution.
Australian retailers jeopardise online shopper safety with poor cybersecurity
Australian retailers expose online shoppers to potential email fraud due to inadequate cybersecurity measures, reveals Proofpoint report.
CSIT and Google Cloud partner to utilise AI for Singapore's security challenges
CSIT collaborates with Google Cloud to use their AI and data processing technology for addressing Singapore's security issues.
Feenix Communications to resell Radware solutions in NZ
Feenix Communications will resell Radware's cyber security solutions, bolstering NZ networks with top-tier protective measures.
DocuSign integrates with WhatsApp, accelerating digital contract processes
DocuSign, global e-signature leader, has announced an integration with WhatsApp, aiming to enhance digital contract processes.
Rise in 'bad bot' cyber attacks threatening Australia's retail industry
Australia's retail industry is under threat from a surge in 'bad bot' cyber attacks, with a 118% YoY increase recorded.
Wolters Kluwer enhances Australian cloud-based platform
Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting introduces new features to its CCH iFirm platform to streamline compliance tasks for Australian users.
Dell enhances Microsoft technology services portfolio for Asia Pacific
Dell Technologies enhances its professional services portfolio for Microsoft technologies aiding Asia Pacific's AI adoption.
Dell & Meta jointly simplify on-premise deployment of generative AI
Dell Technologies partners with Meta to streamline on-site deployment of Meta's Llama 2 models via Dell's GenAI portfolio.
OVHcloud partners with Console Connect for enhanced global network reach
The combination will reduce provisioning time to minutes, enabling companies to adjust the bandwidth to meet their fluctuating needs.
Cloudflare releases Q3 2023 report on global DDoS attack and internet disruption trends
Cloudflare's Q3 2023 report reveals insights on DDoS attacks, internet disruptions, and targeted industries, such as gaming and gambling.