Data-driven technology used to bring Singapore out of lockdown

COVID-19 safeguard’s in place as the country gets back to “normality”. The Singapore Government has released a roadmap detailing a three-phased approach to restarting the country’s social and economic activities, all backed by data-driven technology. As Singapore restarts its economy, data-driven tech solutions will play a crucial role in helping…

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CIOs must prioritise digital dexterity and skills to combat staff shortages

COVID-19 requires CIOs to do more with less. The global pandemic has turned IT departments on its head. They have had to set aside ongoing projects to accelerate digital transformation and allow workers to work from home indefinitely. Earlier this year, CIO Tech Asia reported research from B2B software search website Capterra…

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Singapore Economic Development Board and Johnson Controls set to shake up building tech

Slew of solutions will meet the expectant growth for contactless applications. Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) will support Johnson Controls — building solutions provider — S$50 million initiative of an innovation lab to pioneer digital technology that blends building, spatial and behavioural data with analytics and machine learning. Scheduled to…

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Australian supermarket giant to spend up to AU$780M on automation

Cutting-edge automation will help improve restocking, reducing congestion in stores, and enabling a safer work environment . Australian supermarket giant, Woolworths Group plans to automate its regional distribution centre and semi-automate its national distribution centre (DC) in the Moorebank Logistics Park in the state of New South Wales (NSW). Set…

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Bank Mandiri chooses Tableau Software for its data analytics solutions

Every division in the bank implemented with self-service analytics capabilities. Indonesia’s Bank Mandiri has gone with Tableau Software for its data analytics solutions to help accelerate data-driven decision making across the organisation. The project is to help every division in the bank with self-service analytics capabilities to make better decisions…

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IDC study: Maximising the value of data  

Organisations that invest in data-to-insights capabilities benefit from 21 per cent increase in revenue. A study by research firm IDC sponsored by Qlik, showed companies with a higher ability to identify, gather, transform, and analyse data to glean insights benefited from higher quality decision making and better business outcomes, including…

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AI and digital tech to transform CSIRO’s digital landscape

Microsoft set to boost Australia’s national science agency with more tech. Artificial intelligence (AI) and other digital technologies will be harnessed to tackle global challenges including illegal fishing and plastic waste, and to boost farming as part of a partnership between Australia’s national science agency — CSIRO, and Microsoft. The…

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Managing the right data sets to drive digital transformation

CIOs need to implement collaborative infrastructure design for their organisations. Deploying the right integration tools to help business get a good overview of different data sets, can help drive the success of digital transformation. Organisations will now think of ways to have more efficient use of data and how it…

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Re-calibrating IT priorities post COVID-19

Once in a life time pandemic has changed present and future ways of doing business with technology. Australian-owned telecommunications company Telstra said recent research showed business leaders across APAC, Europe and US to lead a once in a generation technology shift towards collaboration through remote applications like, video conferencing. In…

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