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Google Announces 12 new Data Centres – Game on for AWS

Google has announced that it will be opening 12 new Cloud Data centres over the next 12-18 months to compete with AWS. The first two data centres will be in Oregon and Japan, followed by 10 more centres in as … Continue reading

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A Unique Leadership Perspective defines Dimension Data

Dimension Data has always been distinctive amongst the overcrowded IT infrastructure services market place due to the simple fact that it is the only global player to stake a leadership position that has originated from an emerging market. From humble … Continue reading

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Technology – The prime mega-trend that drives society

Every defined era of economic history is characterized by waves of disruption. From the agricultural revolution to the current information and digital revolution, innovation and change is results in continual disruption. The drivers and outcomes of these eras of economic … Continue reading

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capioIT turns Three – Someday we’ll look back on this and it will all seem funny*

When one absorbs research highlighting that nearly 50% of small businesses fail within three years it is with great excitement and humility that we celebrate the third birthday of capioIT today. Not surprisingly the last three years have been the … Continue reading

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IBM GMU – Managing growth in diversity

In September 2013, IBM reignited their Analysts Insight event in Singapore to highlight investments in the IBM Growth Markets Unit or GMU. For those who are unawares, the IBM GMU contains most of the growth countries of the global economy. … Continue reading

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Outcome Based Pricing – Adoption soars in Emerging markets

I have written about, and patiently waited for many years, to see outcomes based pricing and contract relationships to come to the fore in the delivery of IT or business processes. I had expected them to be most prevalent in … Continue reading

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HP and IBM – The Asia Pacific Analyst Showdown

Leading analysts in the Asia Pacific region have a unique opportunity to compare and contrast the capabilities and roadmap of the two legacy enterprise IT behemoths, IBM and HP in the next couple of weeks. In a fortuitous piece of … Continue reading

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