Flight MH370 includes 12 Malaysian Freescale staff, and KL-based IBM executive
(UPDATES) Texas-based Freescale Semiconductor confirms that 20 employees, 12 of them Malaysian nationals, are among 239 passengers and crew on board the vanished craft while the sole adult American started working in Kuala Lumpur for IBM just three months ago.
(ISC)2 appoints new head to expand security qualifications beyond US
Security organisation (ISC)2 has appointed Adrian Davis as its new EMEA managing director to expand the body's work in developing certfication programmes within the region, it has been announced.
Survey: IT pros not concerned about NSA spying
The biggest concern by far, though, remains external hackers.
IBM workers in China strike to protest transfer to Lenovo
The server factory has stopped production because of the protest.
CIOs say cost of updating mainframes has gone up a third in 18 months
The cost of updating mainframe applications has gone up almost a third (29 percent) in 18 months, according to research among CIOs and IT directors.
Tangled web of apps stifling enterprise: Capgemini
A convoluted web of applications is stunting the digital transformation of the world's biggest international organisations.
Satya Nadella must drag Microsoft into the age of the customer
Microsoft's new CEO, Satya Nadella, must take three actions to make the company relevant in the Age of the Customer.
CIOs battle worker apathy towards lost or stolen mobile phones
American workers don't get too worked up about lost or stolen mobile phones -- even if those phones contain company data. A large percentage think it's not their problem and don't change their security practices afterwards. Are CIOs partly to blame for not setting stricter and clearer mobile security policies?
CA names Kenneth Arredondo as APJ President
Arredondo takes over from Lionel Lim who joined CA in August 2010.
CIOs must look to adaptive security systems in face of evolving threats
Microsoft's government security expert warns that there's no such thing as perfect security, so systems must be able to adapt and respond to attacks on unforeseen vulnerabilities.