Global Cloud Xchange, a provider of business communications services, plans to sharpen its focus on China and other emerging markets as it builds an extensive “cloud computing” infrastructure.Thursday, 20 March, 2014, 6:03pm
I don't write too much about cloud services in China, mostly because I think the market is too immature despite Beijing's strong promotion of the industry.19 Dec 2013 - 11:07am
Microsoft is betting that its focus on "cloud computing" services and smart mobile devices will spur more growth for the company in China. The software giant has stepped up promotion of its cloud service, Windows Azure, and Office 365, as well as smartphones that run its Windows Phone 8 platform and media tablets with its touch-ready Windows 8 operating system29 Jun 2013 - 5:35am
Microsoft said it would support Oracle software on its cloud-based platforms, a tie-up aimed at improving the rivals’ chances against nimbler Web-based computing companies chipping away at their traditional businesses.25 Jun 2013 - 11:10am
Microsoft has expanded its collaboration with Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) to deliver Office 365, the "cloud computing" version of its popular productivity software, to thousands of small businesses across the city.14 Mar 2013 - 7:47am
Microsoft has teamed up with Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) to bring the "cloud computing" version of its Office productivity software to millions of households across the city.
The two companies yesterday jointly introduced Office 365 Home Premium software as a service, which allows consumers to subscribe for as low as HK$2 a day, less than the cost of a tram ride.22 Feb 2013 - 5:02am
Rackspace Hosting has a fairly simple modus operandi: it leases space in data centres to host and help manage company websites and applications, such as e-mail.15 Dec 2012 - 3:12am
High profile smartphone maker Xioami is making headlines with word that it has purchased a stake in a unit of software maker Kingsoft...3 Dec 2012 - 9:02am
Baidu, the leading internet search services provider on the mainland, expects to record slower growth this quarter amid a sluggish economy.
The company yesterday forecast revenue in the quarter to December to be between 6.15 billion yuan (HK$7.64 billion) and 6.34 billion yuan, representing a 37.6 to 41.8 per cent year-on-year rise.31 Oct 2012 - 4:12am
ZTE, the mainland's second-largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, reported a net loss of 1.95 billion yuan (HK$2.42 billion) in the third quarter, its first quarterly loss since listing in Hong Kong in 2004.
The company blamed the poor result on delays in overseas projects, a change in the procurement system of domestic operators and low-margin contracts.26 Oct 2012 - 2:50am
We talk about "the cloud" as if it were a magical, even invisible, force. But exactly what is it? Even the simplest definition of the cloud - a place for data to be stored remotely instead of locally - doesn't always apply. For Hong Kong in particular, the cloud is anything but remote.12 Oct 2012 - 9:19am 1 comment
The term 'the cloud' means many different things to many different people. To some, it's where their Instagram pictures are stored. To businesses it can mean the Google servers where their documents are shared.15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm
Digital Realty Trust, the world's largest builder and wholesale provider of data centres, moved forward its expansion plans in China after completing the acquisition of a 164,000 square foot industrial site in Tseung Kwan O this week.18 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Just as serviced offices allow people to work flexibly in terms of hours and location through virtual offices, and allow companies on shorter leases to easily expand or cut back in fully-equipped business centres, a new internet technology is offering similar services in the clouds.25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
The development of the internet and its growing role in business increasingly expose enterprises to all kinds of threats.15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am