The newly-operational facility is said to be the first commercial data centre in Southeast Asia to complete the performance-based infrastructure evaluation.

The BASE initiative brings private and public sector partners together to train and assimilate next generation data professionals.

The facility, which spans 23,500 sq ft in Jurong, is one of the company's six data centres globally.

According to NEC, the new biometric personal identification technology enables rapid recognition with over 99 per cent accuracy.


The guidelines are aimed at helping cloud service providers to prepare for and mitigate the threat of cloud outages.

The Cyber Security Factory will collaborate with NEC SOCs to share cyber-intelligence and deliver 24/7 security to customers.

Data centre predictions

Cybersecurity, cloud and fog computing, and sustainability will lead to the emergence of new data centre archetypes, says a report by Emerson Network Power.

FireEye report says entertainment, media and hospitality industries are most targeted; government is next.

Fujitsu launches field trial of congestion-mitigation project

Human-centric artificial intelligence technology generates suggestions for human behaviour to reduce congestion around major events, stadiums, and shopping centres in Singapore.

Gartner predicts that by 2018, 50 per cent of business ethics violations will occur through improper use of big data analytics.


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