Infinera, a provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that Netflix deployed the Infinera Cloud Xpress 2 to expand their delivery capacity for streaming videos. More than 100 million Netflix members in over 190 countries enjoy 125 million hours of streaming TV shows and movies per day. Netflix chose the Cloud Xpress 2 for the combination of capacity...

The Asian Institute of Management officially launched the Master of Science in Data Science (MSDS) program today, the first data science graduate degree program in the Philippines. “Data science is the fastest-growing and most sought-after specialization worldwide, and we at AIM are proud to launch the Master of Science in Data Science program in the Philippines,”...

Millennials and baby boomers in the Philippines feel they are represented better by the media than by advertising, according to new YouGov Omnibus research. The online survey comparing the opinions of respondents born between the mid-1940s and mid-1960s (baby boomers) and between the early 1980s and mid-1990s (millennials), asked how well represented they feel by...

Poundit, the ecommerce site for electronics, is counting down to Christmas with some offers. For 50 days, from November 6 to December 25, Poundit will be offering daily deals with up to 50% discount on selected products. Each deal will only be available for 24 hours. Buyers can also get an additional P1,000 off on the next purchase by referring at least 10 people...

ePLDT collaborated with PLDT’s Corporate business arm PLDT Enterprise to hold its first annual Tech Caravan 2017: Enabling Success in the Hyperconnected World in different locations in the Philippines. ePLDT and PLDT Enterprise initiated a series of customer-focused tech fora that showcases how enterprises can boost their efficiency and collaboration, business...

Prevention is still the main pillar of corporate cybersecurity, said the report ‘New Threats, New Mindset: Being Risk Ready in a World of Complex Attacks’ from Kaspersky Lab. However, if an attack has already come through, detection and response are critical: immediate detection reduces the average cost of recovery more than twice — from $1.2m to $456K for enterprises. In...

E-commerce penetration is gaining momentum as more shoppers buy, and more merchants sell online, making the local e-commerce market a billion-dollar industry in just six years. This is according to Inanc Balci, co-founder and CEO at Lazada Philippines. “E-commerce was a small market going back six years when I first came here, and since then it has become a billion-dollar...

Honeywell awarded scholarships to three Filipino students majoring in chemical engineering at a leading university in Philippines, affirming Honeywell’s investment in building the future engineering talent in the country. The scholarship will include three students from Mapua Institute of Technology and they will be awarded US$1,500 each. As a part of the scholarship...

Following the completion of the ASEAN Data Science Explorers Philippines National Finals, six local students were awarded the top three awards for their insights and ideas on driving a sustainable future for ASEAN. The six students, who represented three teams comprising two students each, were among the top 10 teams who were selected to pitch their ideas in the national...

Synology launched DS218play, DS218j and DS118, three NAS servers with media streaming, file sharing, and data backup features for home and small offices. DS218play is equipped with a 64-bit quad-core 1.4 GHz processor with a hardware encryption engine and 1 GB RAM, delivering encrypted sequential reading/writing throughput at over 110 MB/s. Powered by a hardware...