Is there a secret sauce to Israel’s innovation juggernaut? Yes. It can be boiled down to 3Ts & C: Teach kids innovation right at high school. Take risks while dreaming big. Tolerate failure to the point of making it a highlight for success. C for chutzpah or audacity, courage, can-do attitude. Chutzpah derives from a Hebrew word that means insolence,...
What do you do if hidden hardware devices such as ones attached surreptitiously behind ATM machines, or algorithms embedded in USB charging cables contain malware that may compromise your organisation’s security? On the other hand, what can you do if “supposedly safe” files such as pdf documents contain code to infect your critical systems? Are there any solutions that...
Given the rapid growth of cloud computing, large enterprises and government agencies, especially those in critical sectors like banking and healthcare, are wary about going all out on the public cloud. The biggest bugbear is security – or lack of it. How do you ensure your workloads on the cloud are secure against malware and hackers?
Koh Kok Tian, Deputy CEO of CIO Academy Asia, kicked off the event by sharing insights from industry research, including that from the CIO Academy Asia Tech Trends and Priorities Survey 2019, which found that business technology leaders are very wary of the security threats and risks they have to contend with as they deploy advanced technologies such as...
CIO reThink Forum is an exclusive event organised by CIO Academy Asia (CIOAA) together with our partners CIO VN, VACD and Luxcer that brings together tech leaders from the public and private sectors, and technology companies to discuss how the tidal waves of new technologies have changed and are still changing the business environment; and how they need to...
In partnership with Fuji Xerox, ServiceNow and Veritas Technologies, CIO Academy Asia held its Thought Leadership Forum series on the topic: ‘People, Process, Technology - Transforming the Golden Triangle Using Data’, at Marina Mandarin Singapore on Tuesday, 30 April 2019. Practitioners from across industries shared their views about how data should be deployed as a strategic asset to deliver...
Mention Scotland and chances are most people will readily think of bagpipes, whiskey, men in tartan kilts, golf, lochs and romantic castles set in scenic landscapes, historic universities and various other cultural emblems. What is far less well-known is Scotland’s rise in the past few years as a burgeoning and leading centre for tech and innovation along with a thriving...
CIO Academy Asia recently hosted Mr Angel Viña, CEO and founder of Denodo Technologies, for a roundtable discussion with senior technology leaders in Singapore. Denodo Technologies provides companies with data virtualisation solutions to enhance agility in data management processes at the enterprise level. As a rapidly expanding company based out of Silicon Valley, Denodo Technologies had established their APAC...
Emerging technologies, digital transformation as well as social and demographic changes are shaping the future of work. A select group of Singapore’s top IT chiefs gathered on 17 April 2019 for an insightful lunch discussion jointly organised by CIO Academy together with Dell EMC and VMware under the umbrella of Dell Technologies, to exchange best practices and practical insights on “Transforming Workplace Collaboration to Accelerate Business Outcomes.”
The three hottest technologies in the enterprise market today are ABC – AI, Big Data, and Cybersecurity. And the newest entrant that’s set to disrupt the way enterprises use search to get almost instantaneous results is ThoughtSpot, a company that’s just seven years old and has already forced itself into Gartner's famed Leaders’ Quadrant in the research firm's 2019 Magic Quadrant for Analytics and BI Platforms (released...