Big Data

AWS plans to invest $15.25B into its Japanese cloud infrastructure by 2027

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has on Friday announced its plans to invest 2.26 trillion yen ($15.25 billion) into its existing cloud infrastructure in Tokyo and Osaka by 2027 to meet growing customer demand for cloud services in Japan.

Tencent Cloud unveils latest AI solutions in Malaysia

Tencent Cloud, the cloud business of Chinese tech company Tencent, has unveiled its latest artificial intelligence (AI) and media solutions to local partners at Inaugural Tencent Cloud Day in Malaysia. The move solidifies the company’s commitment to driving innovation in the industry.

Circles X delivers telco-as-a-service in Indonesia with Google Cloud

Circles, a technology firm in Singapore, has rapidly deployed its Circles X telco-as-a-service solution in Indonesia, guided by Google Cloud’s DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) metrics. These metrics, including deployment frequency, lead time for changes, change failure rate, and time to restore service, contributed to a more nimble and efficient…

Google Cloud appoints cloud evangelist and veteran leader Serene Sia to lead Singapore business

Google Cloud has on Tuesday announced the appointment of Serene Sia as Country Director of its business in Singapore. Sia will be responsible for leading go-to-market strategy and operations spanning consulting, sales, and partner ecosystem, collaborating with teams across Google to help organizations in Singapore reimagine their business and industry using…

Malaysian government and Google announce strategic collaboration

The government of Malaysia and global tech giant Google have on Thursday announced a strategic collaboration to create inclusive growth opportunities for more Malaysians and homegrown companies in the fast-growing digital economy.

Smart Communications dials into Google Cloud AI to help personalize digital services for Filipinos

Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), the mobile services arm of PLDT Group, and Google Cloud have on Wednesday announced a collaboration to improve the accessibility of essential digital services for Filipinos, with Searce providing technical implementation support.

Infinaxis Data Centre Platform breaks ground on its inaugural data center in Cyberjaya

Infinaxis Data Centre Platform, a joint venture formed by a fund managed by Gaw Capital Partners and its partners, celebrated the groundbreaking on Wednesday as it officially marked the commencement of its first data center project ——Infinaxis Data Centre in the tech hub of Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

Japan’s NTT launches $50M data center in Malaysia

NTT Ltd, a Japan-based information technology (IT) infrastructure and services company, has launched its new data center in Malaysia with an investment of over MYR 234 million ($50 million).

CapitaLand Ascendas REIT completes acquisition of fifth data center in the United Kingdom for $147M

CapitaLand Ascendas REIT Management Limited, as the manager of CapitaLand Ascendas REIT (CLAR), has announced the completion of the acquisition of a high-specification Tier III colocation data center facility in the United Kingdom for SGD 200 million ($147.49 million) from an unrelated global data center operator.

Singapore’s EDBI backs US’s Moloco amid machine learning growth

Moloco, a United States firm in operational machine learning (ML) and performance advertising, has announced that investors including Fidelity Management & Research Company and Singapore-based global investor EDBI, have become its shareholders via secondary stock transactions.