Malnet: the latest tool in cybercrime arsenal

Most Internet security software detect malware through digital signatures that detail the source of cyber attacks. But what if cybercriminals employ thousands of servers spread across Internet domains that change a thousand times a day to propagate their malware?   Such malware networks, or malnets, may go undetected by antivirus Continue Reading

HP takes aim at EMC with expanded storage portfolio

HP is expanding its storage portfolio to make it easier for companies to manage and make sense of the growing glut of corporate information.   According to HP, the new systems tout technologies that help IT administrators manage disparate storage systems, analyse data quickly and speed up backup operations.   Continue Reading

Fuji Xerox continues foray into the cloud with translation service

Fuji Xerox currently sits at the top of the printer and photo copier market in Asia Pacific, but the Japanese company is determined to move into the software-as-a-service (SaaS) space.   Take its Scan Translation Service (pictured above), a cloud service that multinational corporations dealing with large amounts of foreign-language Continue Reading

SolarWinds refreshes Virtualisation Manager with per socket pricing

SolarWinds has updated its Virtualisation Manager tool to help enterprises better manage their virtual desktops.   Virtual desktops are software tools that allow employees to use the same operating system and apps across devices. They also make it easier for IT staff to install and update programs.   According to Continue Reading

Q&A: Online merchant sites have to load fast or lose customers within seconds

This holiday season, more shopping is carried out over smartphones than ever before, as people seek to beat the queue and turn to the device they trust the most.   Just how do online merchants and other companies keep their websites accessible during rush hour and despite the frequently clogged Continue Reading

Changes to Google Apps for businesses

Posted by Clay Bavor, Director of Product Management, Google Apps Google Apps started with the simple idea that Gmail could help businesses and schools work better together without the hassles of managing software and servers. As we grew from a handful of customers to a few hundred, we expanded to Continue Reading

PayPal: Singaporeans to do half their holiday shopping online

Singaporeans plan to do half their holiday shopping online this year, saving no less than 45 hours of their time, according to a recent PayPal survey.   Shopping online or on mobile devices, which shave a large portion off shopping time, would be welcome among people here because of the Continue Reading

Dropbox Chooser and Wrike: Fantastic File-sharing Experience

Just a couple of days ago, Dropbox announced the release of a cool new feature called “Chooser.” The idea behind this update is to facilitate sharing Dropbox files through other apps. Integrating with this popular sharing tool has been on our roadmap for quite some time, so we were overjoyed Continue Reading

IT industry is entering ‘nexus of forces’

The Asia-Pacific IT industry is entering a ‘nexus of forces’, where the integration of big data, cloud computing, social collaboration and mobile technologies will drive innovation and new business models in the region, according to Gartner.   During a keynote address at Gartner’s Symposium/ITxpo in Australia this week. Gartner senior vice president Continue Reading