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Malaysia’s first Titanium+ tiered data centre: Hong Leong Bank earns top certification from GCI
Hong Leong Bank's (HLB) new data centre has received the highest green certification in Malaysia, Titanium+, from the Green Climate Initiative. The HLB data centre achieved Titanium+ certification by scoring 99 out of a possible 100 points on the GCI Certified Green Computing Facility (CGCF) Weighted Scorecard. The CGCF Program is a certification program based... Read More

VMware launches Virtual Cloud Network in Malaysia

VMware has announced plans to launch its Virtual Cloud Network in Malaysia, in an effort to accelerate digital transformation in the region. The Virtual Cloud Network is a software layer that provides secure connectivity from the data center to the edge, without the need for data silos. Security is embedded into the system infrastructure with… Read More

Alibaba announces digital free-trade initiative in Malaysia

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has announced plans to establish a regional distribution hub in Malaysia – the company’s first logistics centre outside of China. The new cross-border agreement with the Malaysian government hopes to facilitate international e-commerce transactions and support South-east Asian growth in the sector. According to Alizila, the official news hub for Alibaba… Read More

‘Inaudible’ sound-wave advertising to smartphones gets funding boost

A Malaysian tech startup is using inaudible sound-waves from devices and the environment as a transmission medium to mobile devices, and has just received £445,000 (approx. $557,000) in funding. VAV (apparently pronounced ‘Wave’) employs frequencies which cannot be detected by the human ear, but can be incorporated into digital and analogue sound output as very… Read More