March 30, 2020

Category: Cloud

Alibaba Offers AI, Cloud Services to Battle Covid-19 Globally

Media Release: HANGZHOU, China —  Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, is offering medical personnel around the world advanced cloud-based technology applications in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The artificial intelligence (AI)-enhanced innovations are based on learnings and insights garnered during the initial outbreak of the virus. The series of cloud-native […]

UnionBank, Microsoft, and Temenos Boost Financial Inclusion in PHL

Media Release: A new three-way partnership is pushing Filipino banking further towards digital transformation. This is between Union Bank of the Philippines (UnionBank) and Microsoft and Swiss software company Temenos to bring Filipino banking to the cloud platform Azure and expand opportunities for financial inclusion and innovation in the Philippines. Under the tripartite agreement, UnionBank’s […]

Hitachi Vantara’s VSP 5000 Is ‘World’s Fastest’

Media Release: “WORLD’s fastest.” This is how Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), characterizes its Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) 5000 series. Executives of the Hitachi Vantara flew in from abroad joined in by those based in the Philippines as they launched recently in the country the VSP 5000. It’s “a powerful […]

Genesys® Commits ‘Mind-Blowing’ Php10-B Investments in Philippines

“So, what does that mean? It’s actually mind-blowing. At least within five years, we will commit somewhere between six to 10 billion pesos to the region. Six to 10 billion pesos in the Philippines alone.” — Genesys CEO Tony Bates By EDD K. USMAN Twitter: @edd1819, Instagram: @bluestar0910, Facebook: Science, Digital & Current Affairs MANILA […]

IBM Cloud Earns $20-B in 12 Months

Media Release: ARMONK, New York  – IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced on October 22 that clients in highly regulated industries, including Aegean Airlines, BNP Paribas, Elaw Tecnologia SA and Home Trust, are selecting IBM Cloud as their preferred destination for mission-critical workloads. IBM also announced new capabilities that make its public cloud the industry’s most secure and open cloud […]

Huawei Wins ‘Energy Smart Award’ in Singapore’s DCD 2019

Highlights: Huawei iCooling project for cloud computing blazes trail for other data center initiatives in Asia Pacific region. In winning at DCD 2019 Singapore, Huawei shows its mettle in the cloud sector. =========================================== By EDD K. USMAN, SDN, Twitter @edd1819, Instagram @bluestar0910, Facebook: SDN — Science, Digital & Current Affairs CHINESE giant Huawei Technologies has another feather on […]

Infosys, Microsoft Enabling JG Summit’s Digital Transformation

Microsoft Azure to set a strong foundation for a nimble and robust digital infrastructure for JG Summit Holdings, Inc. Media Release: PHILIPPINES and Bengaluru – Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, in collaboration with Microsoft, has announced a long-term strategic partnership with JG Summit Holdings, Inc, one of the […]

IBM Unveils z15™ with Industry-First Data Privacy Capabilities

Media Release: ARMONK, New York, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced IBM z15™, a new enterprise platform delivering the ability to manage the privacy of customer data across hybrid multi-cloud environments. With z15, clients can manage who gets access to data via policy-based controls, with an industry-first capability to revoke access […]

​BP Waterworks Kicks Off ‘Project Splash’ for Major ERP Transformation via SAP

Media Release: ISO-certified water service provider kicks off “Project Splash” leveraging SAP Business ByDesign SAP is now providing support to BP Waterworks Inc., an ISO-certified private water service provider, to strengthen its financial information systems and achieve significant gains in providing accurate, insightful, and timely information to the organization’s decision-makers and to keep pace with […]

IDC MarketScape Names SAP S/4HANA® Cloud Leader in SaaS

​Media Release: SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) announced it has been named a leader in “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SaaS and Cloud-Enabled Manufacturing ERP Applications 2019 Vendor Assessment” (doc# US45098119 June 2019). The report recognizes SAP S/4HANA® Cloud as an intelligent ERP solution, which enables various business processes critical to manufacturers, including idea to design, procure to […]