Singapore gets third GCP zone

Google has announced the third Google Cloud Platform (GCP) zone for Singapore. The 46th global GCP zone will make it easier for customers, particularly in Southeast Asia, to build highly available services that meet the needs of their business. Along with the new zone, Google has added three new services to...

Google Store Singapore officially opens

Google Store has finally arrived in Singapore. The Straits Times reports that Google Store Singapore is Google’s first online store in Southeast Asia. Along with the new store comes Google’s smart speakers – Google Home. Google announced a partnership with Singapore Press Holdings to bring content to the voice-enabled speakers in the...

Enterprise Singapore formed to help businesses grow

A new government agency Enterprise Singapore (ESG) has been introduced to help companies grow their business. The agency is formed through the merger of government agencies International Enterprise (IE) Singapore and SPRING. According to Channel News Asia, startups, SMEs and high-growth companies will have easier access to government support including digitalisation, automation...

Building ERP Around The Customer

Consumers today have virtually many options for researching and purchasing products, with online sales and new digital channels providing not only transparency into pricing but also the actual shopping experience for millions of shoppers around the world. A chief culprit for the challenge in delivering an omnichannel customer experience is...

Monitoring, consulting, rehabilitating from home with TeleHealth

Singapore is bringing healthcare into homes via a Smart Nation initiative called TeleHealth. The aim here is to enhance healthcare access for patients and improve productivity of the healthcare system. An example of the initiative is Smart Health TeleRehab. Implemented since May 2017, the programme helps patients recovering from conditions...