This article was published in BUSINESS TODAY MALAYSIA, FEBRUARY 22ND 2019. SAP Malaysia today encouraged local organisations to transform into ‘Intelligent Enterprises’ if they are to realise sustainable success in today’s Experience Economy. Its Managing Director Duncan Williamson said that, throughout the decades, business fundamentals have not changed – but customer expectations have. “If you look at the economy today, people want it...
Singapore, 7 January 2019 – CIO Academy Asia is happy to announce the inclusion of Low Aik Lim to the CIOAA family. Aik Lim has over 25 years of experience in the Information Technology industry, both in the public and private sectors. In IDA and then GovTech, he held leadership positions relating to e-commerce development, industry development, international relations and strategic planning. The exposure allowed...
This article was published in The Business Times, November 20th 2018. CYBERSECURITY and data analytics have emerged as the top tech focus areas in 2019 among tech leaders and information executives in South-east Asia. A total of 70 such workers were polled in the CIO Academy Asia Tech Trends & Priorities Survey 2019, results of which were published this week. About 66 per...
Halogen Foundation Singapore is celebrating their 15th anniversary this year and to mark the occasion, they are recognising the very people who have journeyed alongside them in those years with a commemorative feature on the topic, The Future of Influence. Our very own CEO, Ramakrishna Purushotaman was asked to give his take on the key influences for the younger generation in...
Singapore, 1 September 2018 – CIO Academy Asia is very pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Koh Kok Tian as its new Deputy CEO with effect from 3 September 2018. Mr Koh will be involved in spearheading the company’s operations as it embarks on several new strategic initiatives and partnerships in the coming months. These new programmes will dive deep...
This article was published in The Straits Times on August 9, 2018. The small country is a digital powerhouse, being a world leader in government e-initiatives. And it takes a tough and also unique approach to cyber security, with citizens heavily involved. Visitors to the small Baltic state of Estonia would be able to recite this phrase by the time they...
This article was published in The Straits Times on August 1, 2018 Technology leaders' pitch at international meeting comes amid growing cyber threats The call has grown louder for the public sector to be bound by the same personal data protection laws that apply to the private sector as governments transform themselves digitally, said technology leaders at an international meeting in...
Ramakrishna Purushotaman was featured on the show, ASEAN Foresight: Hacking Cyber Security Threat on Channel News Asia. Here is a special advertorial feature from The Business Times and a segment of the show on video. Click the below image to view advertorial feature. Click the below image to watch video.
Singapore, 14 May 2018 — P. Ramakrishna (Rama) will become the new CEO of CIO Academy Asia (CIOAA) when its Founder and President, Glen Francis steps down to take up a role in another organisation. Rama was the deputy CEO in CIOAA.
NICT, NSCC and SingAREN, working together have completed a high-speed 100G international network linking Singapore, Hong Kong and Japan – infrastructure that will be the backbone of the North to South-East Asia network for international Research and Education Networks (RENs) in the region. This backbone will enable nodes in Singapore and Japan to become Asia’s global hubs for trans-continental R&E connectivity at the fastest ever speeds of 100G.