Recent reports have shown that companies are shying away from the public
cloud due to security concerns, but how accurate are the results and what, if
any, are the alternatives?
A committee of CIOs met in Singapore last week. The committee compromised of
C-Level executives from the leading companies across Asia to highlight its
continual growth of APAC and better understand how to utilize the increasing
opportunities to encourage new technology projects, greater business
collaboration and maintain growth.
Among the attendees was Alex Siow the head of business Excellence System
Technology & CIO at Starhub and Avery Palos CIO Asia at General Electric and
Kevin Noonan Research Director at Ovum opened discussions.
"As information technology leaders in Asia, we have the difficult job of
representing not only our business interest in the region; but also acting as
the b... (more)
New Media on Ulitzer
A recent study run by online business networking service www.MeettheBoss.com
shows that executives are spending an extra 11 hours a month online sharing
their professional experiences and learning from their peers.
The survey asked its executive users what direct value they gained from
spending time running blogs, writing tweets and connecting with other
executives on sites such as LinkedIn, Xing, MeettheBoss, Ryze, Facebook,
Ulitzer and Twitter.
The answers revealed that executives proficient with online activities are
spending an average of 11 hours more pe... (more)
John Funnel on Ulitzer
Earlier this year one of my staff attended a SYS-CON event and returned to
the office a different person. Revitalised and motivated.
I asked her what happened at the event to warrant such a transformation? What
was her secret? Was it the New York Shopping experience? A business Romance
or was it Devine intervention?
She simply advised me to ‘check out Ulitzer. – Everyone who is anyone is
She was not the first to introduce me to the innovation. Many of my peers had
gone through such noticeable changes, It was like a weight had been lifted
from the... (more)
With the growth of the ‘prosumer', Telco customers continue to search for
the ultimate experience at the lowest possible price, and who can blame them?
But with the vast redistribution of wealth from the operators to the ever
creative software/hardware companies, is the implementation of cloud
solutions just another headache for the industry?
Leaders in Voice such as AT&T, NTT and Virgin Mobile USA have called an
urgent meeting at the NGT Summit (hosted by GDS International) to discuss the
implications of the Cloud phenomenon in an already volatile and competitive
Green Storage Journal
In the week that Daily Mail columnist Melanie Phillips announces, live on the
BBC that Global Warming is a scam. GDS International speaks with Richard
Tarboton for MeettheBoss.TV on his role as Head of Energy & Carbon for BT and
what they are doing towards reducing carbon emissions.
BT Operates in over 170 countries and is one of the world’s leading
providers of communications solutions and services. Richards team have
overall responsibility for BT’s energy and carbon strategy, looking at
energy trading operations across all BT businesses. BT purchase 0.7% o... (more)