Vocational Training Authority embarks on a Microsoft Imagine Academy agreement

Jordan Cueto | May 30, 2017 at 11:54 am

Tech One Sanje establishes another solid ground for digital transformation by empowering the educational sector in partnership with VTA and Microsoft’s Imagine Academy Colombo, 19th May 2017 — Sanje Private Limited in partnership with Vocational Training Authority initiated an agreement to take advantage of the first waves of digital transformation with Microsoft’s Imagine Academy. The partnership’s goal is to launch a long-term commitment to deliver an enhanced digital learning environment to VTA and its students. …

WannaCry Ransomware: Updates as of 5/21/2017 Fixes

Jordan Cueto | May 25, 2017 at 4:50 pm

The world witnessed one of the most vicious cybercrimes these past few days: The WannaCry Ransomware. The well-coordinated ransomware attack caused Britain’s NHS to cancel surgeries; a large-scale disruption of Russia and China’s public and private institutions; and a world-wide digital paralysis. According to Sumann Subramaniam, Enterprise Security Expert at Tech One Global, WannaCry spreads by using a vulnerability in implementations of Server Message Block (SMB) in Windows systems. This exploit is named as ETERNALBLUE….

Digital Security: MAP CEO Academy forum on “Data Privacy and Data Sharing”

Jordan Cueto | May 19, 2017 at 1:54 pm

Last May 12, 2017 — Tech One Global Philippines sponsored a successful forum: MAP CEO Academy Forum on “Data Privacy and Data Sharing” with the theme of “Working Together to Achieve Inclusive Prosperity” held at The Conservatory, The Peninsula Manila. In a rapidly evolving digital age, data privacy and security are two concerns that most people are skeptical about. As information gets bigger and its channels faster, it is no surprise that information breaches and security concerns…

“WannaCry”: The ransomware that paralyzed the whole world

Jordan Cueto | May 18, 2017 at 1:14 pm

  Updated as of 2:56 PM As of May 16, 2017, a staggering number of approximately 300,000 enterprises were attacked and is still being attacked by one of the most malicious cybercrime ever committed in the history of the internet: The “Wanna Decryptor” or simply “WannaCry” ransomware. What’s alarming is that, according to Vox, this might just be the start as new variants of the ransomware are on the works. This ransomware spreads by using…

Tech One SMB Partner Appreciation Night 2017

Jordan Cueto | May 12, 2017 at 2:57 pm

5th May, 2017 — Tech One Global as a Microsoft distributor organized an event to appreciate their partners who have contributed in pushing technology further by incorporating Tech One Global’s solutions in their companies.  It was held from 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM last May 5, 2017 at Movenpick Hotel in Colombo where all partners from different industries gathered to celebrate the night. It was a very interactive session that tackled different aspects of digital…

Digital Transformation: IoT and The Collective Unconscious

Jordan Cueto | May 9, 2017 at 5:43 pm

Nothing represents the shared will of humanity much like the internet, and with today’s analytics, we have a better perspective in understanding how we behave and think. You can think of the internet as a pool of human desire and thoughts that flows naturally — a collective unconscious. Swiss Psychiatrist Carl Gustav Jung defined the collective unconscious as structures of the unconscious mind shared among beings of the same species. Basically, it’s a theory that a…

Imagine Cup 2017: Champions of Tomorrow

Jordan Cueto | May 3, 2017 at 10:29 am

Indonesia wins inaugural Microsoft Imagine Cup Southeast Asia Regional Finals with an invention that combats ‘fake news’ 25 April, 2017, Manila, Philippines – The prestigious Imagine Cup held sponsored by Microsoft concluded with Team CIMOL from Indonesia crowned as the champions, beating nine other teams for the top prize. Built on Microsoft’s machine learning capabilities, Team CIMOL’s Hoax Analyzer is a web-based app that aims to combat the proliferation of “fake news.” The app identifies…