Cloud communications provider Vonage helping businesses accelerate their digital transformation, has been chosen by Doctor Anywhere, a regional omnichannel healthcare company headquartered in Singapore, to deliver timely and effective digital healthcare solutions across Southeast Asia using Vonage’s Video API.
New research from MIT Technology Review Insights and Infosys has examined how technology, regulations and talent have promoted the availability of cloud services across 76 countries, with Singapore, Australia and New Zealand emerging as APAC cloud leaders.
Superloop announced the successful completion of the sale of Superloop (Hong Kong) and select assets from Superloop (Singapore) to Columbia Capital and DigitalBridge Investment Management.
The sale was first announced in October 2021. The gross sale price, before the cost of the Indefeasible Right of Use ('IRU') purchased by Superloop, remained unchanged at A$140 million, with cash settlement proceeds of approximately A$125 million.
Despite the anticipated growth in 5G service adoption, the total mobile service revenue in Singapore is expected to increase at a sluggish compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 0.8% from US$1.7bn in 2021 to US$1.8bn in 2026, with mobile subscription penetration of population hitting saturation and total mobile subscriptions too expected to decline over the forecast period, forecasts data and analytics company GlobalData.
API transformation company Jitterbit has appointed Colin Lillywhite managing director of the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region.
Email security and cyber resilience company Mimecast is continuing its expansion in APAC by establishing an office in Singapore as a regional hub for focus on South-East Asia.
Next-gen data management provider Cohesity has appointed Brian Higgins as head of channels in the Asia-Pacific and Japan region.
Unified customer experience platform Emplifi has launched Emplifi Social Care, part of the its Unified CX Platform. Emplifi Social Care is aimed at powering teams outside of the service centre to help support the volume of customer requests that come in across social media channels.
Cybersecurity asset management and SaaS management provider Axonius has appointed 20-year cybersecurity veteran KY Wong as vice president of sales for the APAC region.
GUEST OPINION: APAC – like the rest of the world – is experiencing a period of change and upheaval. While the “great resignation” will have an effect here, there is more evidence that individuals are looking to enhance and improve their existing work life across the region with remote working becoming an increasingly popular choice.
Cybersecurity provider Imperva has appointed Nelson Soon as vice president of Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) channel sales.
Data privacy will continue to become a more significant consideration and it’s going to be exceedingly difficult to do business anywhere in the world without encountering data privacy laws, according to Richard Marr, General Manager, APAC, Auth0, a product unit of Okta.
Australian fintech Airwallex has officially launched in Singapore following the recent grant of a Major Payment Institution licence by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
Multicloud computing company Nutanix has appointed Michael Magura as vice president, Channel Sales, Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ).
The Singapore Infocomm Media Authority (IMDA), the Singapore equivalent of the ACMA, announced the results of its 2.1 GHz spectrum auction.
Hardware authentication security keys provider Yubico has appointed Geoff Schomburgk as vice president for the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region.
Singapore-based digital media quality platform Integral Ad Science (IAS) adhieved total revenue of US$79 million for the third quarter ended September 2021, a 32% increase compared to $60.0 million in the prior-year period.
MNF Group shareholders have resolved to change the company's name to Symbio.
India's second biggest retail outlet, Future Retail, has been asked to submit details of a deal with Amazon to the Enforcement Directorate, an Indian law enforcement agency.
New Zealand cable operator Hawaiki Submarine Cable has announced a new trans-Pacific cable system Hawaiki Nui, the first spatial division multiplexing cable linking south-east Asia, Australasia and North America.
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