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Creating Wealth Through Technology

What is the US Technology Wealth Creation model and can it be adopted by countries outside of the US? The January 2015 Fortune article by Erin Griffith and D a n P r i m a ck, “The Age of the Unicorns” created quite a stir in the technolog...

MEETING REAL-WORLD SECURITY NEEDS

Businesses of all sizes are constantly engaged in a costly battle to secure their network and assets. Could MSSPs be the answer for companies to reduce overall IT and security related CA PEX and OPEX? An increasing number of local companies pl...

OPTIMISING A GLOBAL WORKFORCE

This article explores how companies should make decisions when dealing with a fresh wave of sourcing initiatives. By Hemant Puthli & Pankaj Dheer Global sourcing is an imperative for global corporations looking for com...

GBS FORUMS: ASEAN TO THE FORE

Business Leaders Laud Event Series as the Right Meeting Point for the Sourcing World Global Business Services (GBS) Forum event series is intended to create a solid and neutral platform together with public and private players...

Tapping the Source: Acquire the Offshore Advantage

By Scott Stavretis In the past few years, offshoring has gained increased traction among businesses worldwide that discovered that cost savings and skill upgrades can be realised by sending certain functions abroad. The succes...

An Issue of Control

By Dr ArLyne Diamond Whether Outsourcing, Managing, Teaching or Parenting – the issue of control, how much, how little, when and where to let go is one of the most critical questions plaguing the person in the position of le...

Malaysia Takes a Bite at Global DC Market

Malaysia aspires to grow the data centre market to RM2 billion by 2020 from RM800 million in 2014 as the demand for data outsourcing grows exponentially globally. Already an international location for major enterprises, Malaysia is well positi...

Unleashing The Power

April 20 – 24, 2015, Kuala Lumpur Malaysia is a country well on its trajectory towards recognising and harnessing the power of big data Analytics. During the 26th Implementation Council Meeting (ICM) in 2014, a decision was ...

IT Sourcing is Not Just An IT Issue

By Deepak Bharathan As an organisational leader you have probably had the opportunity to be involved in a technology sourcing exercise at some point. See how much of the following process seems familiar: “IT leadership c...

Third Party Oversight!

By Christine Ferrusi Ross & Atul Vashistha The rise in the use of global sourcing and global business services has been dramatic, exponentially increasing the potential benefits both for the businesses using those services...

MDeC Drives Government Open Data

Malaysia’s Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) will kickstart two initiatives to drive open data among government ministries and agencies. One of the initiatives is a strategic partnership with Open Data Institute (ODI), an independent...

Where Do We Really Stand on Data Centre Information Management?

By Jerry E Durant The term and the notion of a so-called data centre grew from the early days of electronic data processing (EDP) where a company or entity would have a single point of servicing. Often it had to be centralised...

Global Sourcing & Tryst with Growth

Case for Three Parallels By Bobby Varanasi Two models have become the most popular outsourcing models prevalent globally today – shared services, and third-party provisioning, alongside a range of other models across the...

Welcome the Global Business Services (GBS) Forum 2015

Event series promises to showcase latest trending topics in the sourcing world Over a two decade period, the sourcing industry has moved from simple fix-its to comprehensive value models, globalising along the way and bringing together varieg...

Big Data ‘Centre of Gravity’ Moving to Cloud

As practitioners of big data analytics seek to bring computing power closer to the data rather than the other way around, the cloud is emerging as the preferred platform for increasingly sophisticated data crunching by more industries adopting big...

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