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Data Compliance and Data Governance are imperative for Singapore's public sector

For the past years, Singapore has witnessed a significant increase in cybersecurity challenges. The threats and attacks in public agencies and private institutions caused a tremendous impact on the country’s data and security landscape. The call for better regulations in data governance, compliance, and security guardrails has elevated further the pandemic. The virtualised environment translates to an open playing field for potential cybersecurity threats.
18 hours ago

Data Compliance and Data Governance are imperative for Singapore's public sector

For the past years, Singapore has witnessed a significant increase in cybersecurity challenges. The threats and attacks in public agencies and private institutions caused a tremendous impact on the country’s data and security landscape. The call for better regulations in data governance, compliance, and security guardrails has elevated further the pandemic. The virtualised environment translates to an open playing field for potential cybersecurity threats.
18 hours ago

Keppel DC REIT net property income up 8.4% for 1H2021

The company said their income was driven by its latest acquisitions.
22 hours ago

Xero, UOB to allow SMEs access to digital accounting platform

SMEs that qualify for the UOB Start digital pack will be offered six months of free access.
1 day ago

The importance of highly available industry edge solutions

Around the world, edge computing is emerging as a linchpin of digital transformation initiatives. From remote locations within airports, seaports, or transportation networks for rail or road traffic, to dangerous or inhospitable niches located on factory floors, IT infrastructure is increasingly deployed to support the multitude of digital systems making their way into our lives.

Why system-wide resilience is crucial for colocation providers

Delivering high-reliability data centre operations is vital to cloud and colocation service providers. This is hardly surprising, considering how service quality is typically seen as a crucial factor for them to achieve growth and profitability. However, attaining high service quality standards isn’t as straightforward as it sounds.

Zensung, ERGO, Munich Re to launch ‘GO GREEN’ insurance policy

It will be delivered through the “Parrot” mobile application and policyholders can monitor their trips and CO2 emissions. 
6 days ago

You only get one shot: 60% of Singaporeans drop bad apps after first use

Three in five Singaporeans say brands are responsible for their bad app services regardless of the issue.
6 days ago

IT leaders make the best CEO candidates: survey

More than 70% of Singaporean firms believe IT leaders are better equipped to assume CEO roles compared to other department heads.
6 days ago

Singapore tops tech innovation hubs global ranking: KPMG survey

Six of the 10 leading technology innovation hub cities outside the Silicon Valley were from APAC.
8 days ago

Legal Briefing: The Electronic Transaction Amendment Act: A step to the digital future?

Digitalisation continues to assimilate itself into every aspect of everyday life, as almost everything requires a “digital equivalent”.
11 days ago

MAS poses global challenge to accelerate responsible AI solutions

Up to three winners will receive S$50,000 each.
14 days ago

COVID-19: The Evolution of Scams in Asia-Pacific

In 2020, one in three people in Southeast Asia experienced online fraud amid a boom in online shopping and activity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Asia-Pacific already has the highest number of internet users in the world, so the opportunities for scammers were already aplenty before the crisis of 2020.
18 days ago

Over 9,000 cyber security cases reported in 2020—CSA

This is the second consecutive year that cases handled increased.
18 days ago

ST Engineering partners with Envision Digital to build net zero carbon solution

They will build a cloud-based, Integrated Net Zero Carbon Digital Building Suite for Singapore’s Green Plan 2030.
21 days ago

Singapore Banks Reinventing Themselves in Light of Tech Invasion

Singapore has long been a mainstay of the financial world, offering political stability, geographic gateways, excellent legal framework and of course, a smorgasbord of tax incentives for foreign investment. The traditional banking system has branded the skyscrapers and inhabited the office space within them; in fact, up until 2014, the finance industry took up almost half of new office space in Singapore.  
22 days ago

SG consumers trust organisations less after getting scam messages: survey

Around 41% lose trust over an organisation regardless of any real association with the fraudster.
25 days ago