Digital transformation imperatives drive demand for as-a-service IT in the Philippines

11 November, MANILA – Lenovo has announced new additions to its Lenovo TruScale portfolio as Filipino CIOs and IT leaders bring forward the need for the flexibility and value that as-a-service technology solutions deliver for business. In conjunction with market leaders Veeam, Nutanix, and Red Hat, new infrastructure products in 2023 will now include backup […]

Globe portfolio company Yondu partners with Cisco for world-class IT and networking solutions

Globe’s IT solutions company, Yondu, is now a select partner of Cisco, a worldwide leader in IT and networking.  The partnership enables Globe, through Yondu, to expand its product offerings for Managed Networks— a complete connectivity solution that consists of routing, switching, and wireless solutions and Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) services. “We are excited […]

Upson International Corp. achieves new milestone, opens 200th store in Mindoro

Octagon Computer Superstore located in Pinamalayan, Mindoro   Upson International Corp. (Upson), the country’s largest retailer of personal computers and information technology (IT) products, recently launched its 200th store with the opening of the newest Octagon Computer Superstore in Pinamalayan, Mindoro.    This newest retail store occupies a corner lot in a roadside location within […]

Vertiv Announces Upgraded Data Center Management Platform, Targeting Edge IT Spaces in Asia

Vertiv (NYSE: VRT), a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, today unveiled the latest update to the Vertiv™ Smart InfraSight™ data center management platform, a web-based software that makes managing multiple IT devices easier through centralized monitoring and intelligence. Now available throughout Asia, the Vertiv Smart InfraSight is designed to enhance Vertiv’s market-leading integrated micro data center solutions offerings and bring superior analytics and multi-site management capabilities in managing edge infrastructure.     The latest iteration […]

Globe Group’s Cascadeo Named in 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Public Cloud It Transformation Services

Cascadeo, a leading cloud IT transformation services provider and Globe’s cloud services delivery arm, announced its inclusion in the 2022 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Public Cloud IT Transformation Services for the second consecutive year.   The Gartner Magic Quadrant evaluates industry players across multiple factors in two major categories: Ability to Execute and Completeness of […]

Vertiv Introduces New Line of Rack Transfer Switches to Enable Redundant Power in Distributed IT and Edge Computing Locations in Asia

Vertiv (NYSE: VRT), a global provider of critical digital infrastructure and continuity solutions, today introduced the Vertiv™ Geist™ Rack Transfer Switch (RTS), a new line of transfer switches that provides redundant power to single-corded devices. Available now throughout Asia, including South Korea and Japan, as well as in Australia and New Zealand, as well as in North America and Latin America, the Geist Rack Transfer Switch enables reliable […]

Cybersecurity Skills Gap Contributed to 72 Percent of Breaches in Asia According to Fortinet Global Report

Rashish Pandey, Vice President of Marketing and Communications Asia at Fortinet “Our Southeast Asia and Hong Kong survey as part of a global report shows that 71 percent of participating companies are facing difficulty in hiring technology-qualified talents for cybersecurity, with 63 percent agreeing that this skill shortage results in severe cybersecurity consequences for the […]

How Yondu Keeps its People Equipped for Digital Reality

For businesses to continue thriving in the now-normal circumstances, digitalization is the way to go, and Yondu, the top IT solutions company wholly owned by Globe, recognizes the importance of upskilling their workforce to prepare them for highly-digitized industries.    Yondu promotes a digitally-savvy society by providing holistic solutions to various industries. Moreover, the company […]

KodeGo, Jobstreet address IT skills, jobs mismatch in PH

Online tech bootcamp KodeGo is partnering with one of Asia’s leading online employment marketplaces Jobstreet Philippines to help address the skills mismatch between job seekers and open company positions, particularly in the field of Information Technology (IT).   Through the popular recruitment platform, hiring firms can easily source candidates from KodeGo for Web Development and […]

Data Centers 101: How enterprises benefit from colocation and outsourced IT management

The data center sector in the Philippines is facing exciting times. Pandemic lockdowns triggered an increased need from local companies to shift servers and Information Technology (IT) equipment from their premises to data centers. Foreign groups are also looking at establishing their facilities in the country.   Recently, Globe entered into a $350-million joint venture […]