Hastings Deering, a part of the Malaysian Sime Darby Group, is deploying the Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 solution to support business growth. The system will be rolled out in phases over the next 28 months. The ERP system will support 10,000 users when fully implemented.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 25-Sep-2012
A survey of 70 Windows Server 2012 early adopters from across the globe reveals that they expect, on average, 52% reduction in downtime, 41% reduction in workload deployment time, and 15 hours of productivity time saved per year, per employee.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 11-Sep-2012
Microsoft plans to hire more than 1,000 staff and invest over US$500 million in R&D initiatives in China next year. Over the next five years, it will work with local governments to build cloud-based smart cities, and to provide cloud-based e-government solutions.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 06-Sep-2012
Microsoft addresses some common concerns about the voting platform set up behind the Miss Hong Kong 2012 voting application: why it couldn't auto-provision more server capacities, the intricacies of building a truly scalable application, and more.
by: Carol Ko 29-Aug-2012
TVB found unusual attempts to access its beauty pageant voting system in its initial investigation, following thousands of audience that failed to vote for the champion on a cloud-enabled voting application.
by: Computerworld Hong Kong staff 27-Aug-2012
Tiger Airways is providing Microsoft Office 365 cloud-based communications and collaboration tools to its more than 1,000 employees. The solution encompasses cloud-based professional email, secure file sharing, video conferencing and instant messaging.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 07-Aug-2012
SMBs are rapidly adopting cloud computing to boost efficiency and cut IT costs. Yet they continue to express concerns about privacy in the cloud.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 25-Jul-2012
Samsung, which provides Smart TV service in 120 countries around the world, is adopting Windows Azure cloud technology to manage its Smart TV infrastructure.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 03-Jul-2012
With more than 50% of end user organizations in Indonesia either actively searching and/or planning to adopt public cloud services within the next 12 to 24 months, PT XL Axiata, a telecom and data services company, is poised to seize opportunities in the cloud computing space.
by: Khoo Boo Leong 26-Jun-2012
Launched in 2008, Yammer provides a standalone private social network service for corporate users on cross devices, including iPhone, iPad, Android, Blackberry and Windows.
by: Asia Cloud Forum editors 26-Jun-2012