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Panelists discuss smart city applications ideas
May 23, 2017
As the publication date of the Hong Kong government's Smart City Blueprint draws near, discussions around smart city application heated up among the IT community.According to...
4 ways blockchain is the new business collaboration tool
May 23, 2017
While blockchain may have cut its teeth on the cryptocurrency Bitcoin, the distributed electronic ledger technology is quickly making inroads across a variety of industries.That's...
 Lianfeng Wu, VP and chief research analyst, IDC China
May 22, 2017
Despite the rise of digital giants like Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent in China, more than half of the businesses in the Greater China region remain at the beginner stage. This is the...
Li & Fung digitizes supply chain to deliver speed and data insights
May 19, 2017
[Story updated on 22 May 2017]The emergence of digital technologies and ever-changing customer demands are exerting mounting pressure across many industries to embrace changes....
CIO Forum debate: Blockchain is the most overrated technology in 2017
May 18, 2017
Blockchain is more than just a buzzword. Aside from the financial sector, more industries have started to make a foray into the blockchain space. At the CIO Leadership Forum 2017...
10 most in-demand internet of things skills
May 18, 2017
The internet of things (IoT) is in the midst of an explosion, as more connected devices proliferate. But there's a problem: there's not enough talent with the right skills to...
Don't fear the robots, embrace the potential
May 18, 2017
A new study suggests that business and IT automation is taking over tasks, not jobs.The implementation of robotic process automation (RPA) is enabling enterprises to execute...
Why digital disruption leaves no room for bimodal IT
May 14, 2017
Saying bimodal IT is dead may be a tad premature. But as digital disruption continues to sweep across sectors -- driven by companies such as Amazon.com, Uber and Airbnb -- two-...
Micky Lo (left) and Michael Leung (right) shared their challenges of C-RAF
May 13, 2017
It has been one year since the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) announced the Cyber Fortification Initiative (CFI). With the rise of Fintech, local banks are facing the...
May 11, 2017
Communication is a key component of any incident handling. Are Hong Kong companies ready to step up the plate when things go awry? An organization that has a business continuity...