Posts Categorized: Enterprise IT


PayrollHero-Krispy Kreme

PayrollHero gets Krispy Kreme and more food stores onto its employee-tracking service

Over 40 branches of Krispy Kreme in the Philippines will start to use PayrollHero

  • April 14, 2014
  • at 1:59 pm
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Business messaging app Eko gets seed funding from 500 Startups

Business messaging app Eko gets seed funding from 500 Startups

Eko is one of a new wave of stripped-down, souped-up business messaging apps. Today the Thai-American startup revealed that it has secured U...

  • April 9, 2014
  • at 3:09 pm
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Indian big data startup DataRPM secures $5.1 million funding from US investors

Indian big data startup DataRPM has secured US$5.1 million in Series A funding led by US-based InterWest Partners and CIT (Center for I...

  • March 13, 2014
  • at 12:06 pm
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IBM to axe 13,000 jobs globally, starts with India

IBM to axe 13,000 jobs globally, starts with India

In a bad start to 2014 for the IT industry, IBM (NYSE:IBM) is reportedly axing 13,000 jobs from its global operations, according to a source...

  • February 14, 2014
  • at 11:30 am
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VyprVPN slides onto iOS and Android, but can it jump China’s Great Firewall more nimbly than competitors?

Throughout my career in China, I’ve gone through a handful of different VPN services to evade the Great Firewall. Starting with a free...

  • February 3, 2014
  • at 3:30 pm
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Huawei reveals huge revenue figure for 2013, pulls in $4.8 billion in profit

Huawei reveals huge revenue figure for 2013, pulls in $4.8 billion in profit

Huawei, the Chinese phone-maker and manufacturer of telecoms equipment, has revealed today that it pulled in up to $39.44 billion in sales r...

  • January 15, 2014
  • at 12:29 pm
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Knowlarity acquires rival Unicom Techlabs

Indian cloud telephony startup Knowlarity buys rival, looks for more buyouts in 2014

Indian cloud telephony startup Knowlarity has strengthened its business with the acquisition of rival company Unicom Techlabs. The deal happ...

  • January 13, 2014
  • at 10:03 pm
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From PowerPoint to product in six months: the birth of Splitforce

When Zac Aghion first pitched the idea for a Chinese language multi-variant A/B testing and analytics tool for the web, investors were qui...

  • November 26, 2013
  • at 2:03 pm
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New startup wants to get Chinese companies chatting and collaborating online

New startup wants to get Chinese companies chatting and collaborating online

A new Chinese startup is launching today with the aim of getting Chinese companies chatting and collaborating online, called WorkingIM. Wher...

  • November 1, 2013
  • at 4:19 pm
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Oracle’s Larry Ellison talks about Edward Snowden, isn’t a big fan

Oracle CEO Larry Ellison was in Tokyo to deliver a speech at the New Economy Summit 2014. He spoke about data privacy and his experience wor...

  • April 10, 2014
  • at 1:08 pm
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India-based speech recognition experts get funding to add more languages

Speech recognition experts Uniphore have secured an undisclosed amount of funding, reports the Economic Times today. The investment comes fr...

  • March 14, 2014
  • at 5:32 pm
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GupShup changes to Teamchat app

One Indian messaging app gives up, pivots to focus on team collaboration

Today’s not a good day to be a messaging app. With everyone talking about the big bucks Facebook-WhatsApp deal, it’s even more p...

  • February 20, 2014
  • at 10:09 pm
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Data Center Thailand

Political instability creates greater demand for data center services in Thailand

Thailand’s political unrest has been going for months now. It has certainly had an effect on the country’s economy. The tourism industry...

  • February 6, 2014
  • at 7:00 pm
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Cloud Computing

When it comes to cloud computing, privacy is the main concern for companies in Asia Pacific

Although cloud computing has become more widely acceptable with a big players like Amazon providing the service, there are still some myths ...

  • January 31, 2014
  • at 5:00 pm
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Indian enterprise software localizer Linguanext gets funded by Helion partners for international expansion

  India-focused venture fund Helion Venture Partners has invested an undisclosed amount in Indian software management platform company L...

  • January 14, 2014
  • at 9:30 pm
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Thai protesters CAT telecom attacks cost $10 million in damage

On November 30, a group of unidentified protesters infiltrated CAT Telecom, Thailand’s state-owned telecommunications firm with the intent...

  • December 3, 2013
  • at 4:09 pm
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ClinchPad CRM

ClinchPad is a new web dashboard for chasing your business leads

Here’s a startup that definitely uses its own product. ClinchPad is a simple web dashboard for tracking business leads. Whereas a lot ...

  • November 18, 2013
  • at 7:30 pm
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Intel Capital funding Asian startups

7 Asian startups get a boost with new Intel Capital funding

This morning, Intel Capital – the VC arm of chipmaker giant Intel – revealed that it has ploughed funding into seven Asian start...

  • October 23, 2013
  • at 12:04 pm
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