South Korea stories
Finastra partners with UNITAS to boost digital transformation in South Korea
Finastra partners with South Korean risk and compliance firm UNITAS to drive digital transformation in local banking operations, tapping into UNITAS's expertise and Finastra's advanced treasury system.
Korean Air partners with Accelya for strategic retail modernisation
Accelya has landed a major deal to bolster retail modernisation for Korean Air, providing strategic control and enhanced customer experience through its FLX Platform.
Alipay+ boosts global travel initiative ahead of Chinese New Year rush
Alipay+ expands its global initiative, aiming to boost growth for its partners in hospitality and tourism through incentives for users.
DCI begins construction of flagship data center in Seoul
DCI Data Centers is expanding its Asia-Pacific footprint with the construction of a flagship data center in Seoul, South Korea, in collaboration with local conglomerate Daelim.
Alibaba Cloud to support operational efficiency at Gangwon 2024 Games
Alibaba Cloud joins forces with the Winter Youth Olympic Games, set for Gangwon 2024, bestowing tech-infused operational efficiency, maximised fan engagement, and pioneering technology opportunities for global sporting events.
ScarCruft's evolving tactics analysed by SentinelLabs
Suspected North Korean threat group ScarCruft is reportedly targeting South Korean entities and experts on North Korean affairs, reveals a new study.
Kaspersky forecasts increased cyber threats for APAC
Kaspersky's cyber threat forecast for 2024 asserts escalating digitalisation and political tensions in the APAC region.
FPT Corporation launches automotive subsidiary for software-defined vehicles
FPT Corporation unveils FPT Automotive, a subsidiary aimed at spearheading the software-defined vehicles transformation globally.
Cybersecurity firm Group-IB tracks major new threat actor GambleForce
Threat actor GambleForce has struck 24 organisations in 8 countries in 3 months, exploiting SQL vulnerabilities to steal sensitive data.
Agilysys names Tony Marshall as VP & Managing Director for Asia Pacific
Agilysys appoints Tony Marshall as VP and Managing Director for Asia Pacific, tasked to drive regional growth strategy.
Westcon-Comstor launches PartnerCentral in eight new Asian markets
Westcon-Comstor has expanded its online marketplace, PartnerCentral, to eight additional Asian markets, offering multi-vendor hybrid solutions.
SpeQtral & Toshiba extend partnership to build Singapore's quantum-safe network
SpeQtral and Toshiba continue their collaboration to develop Singapore's first quantum-safe network, aiming to provide global network protection.
UK ranks fourth globally in readiness for 6G technology
The United Kingdom is fourth globally for 6G readiness, showing prominence in 6G innovation, according to a recent study.
Generative AI in Search expands to over 120 new countries with more language support
Generative AI in Search now supports four additional languages and extends to over 120 new territories, enhancing search experiences.
TeamViewer partners with t' order to digitalise hospitality sector in South Korea
TeamViewer partners with t' order to digitalise South Korea's hospitality sector, offering first-of-its-kind remote support.
Empyrion DC champions Green Data Centres in Asia
Singapore-based data centre operator, Empyrion DC, aims to lead the way in green data centres in Asia, focusing on sustainability and innovation.
E9pay and Currencycloud launch E9pay Collection Service
E9pay partners with Currencycloud to launch a collection service, allowing Korean merchants and SMEs to send and collect funds worldwide.
Denodo helps KakaoBank modernise its data analytics platform
Denodo Platform enables easy, rapid data analysis and utilisation with superior data integration capabilities, benefiting KakaoBank customers.
Tricentis appoints Asia Vice President for region expansion
Tricentis, the software testing firm, has hired Yaw Hu Law as Vice President for Asia, focusing on driving the company's growth in the region.
ExtraHop appoints Kenneth Chen as Asia Pacific Vice President
Kenneth Chen named Asia Pacific VP of ExtraHop, responsible for business strategy, sales, and execution with focus on expanding partnerships.
FM Global appoints James Thompson as Senior VP, APAC division manager
FM Global promotes senior execs: James Thompson named SVP of APAC division, Tan Hian Hong to assume responsibility for FM Global's operations in Asia.
Automation to take over 63 million jobs in APAC by 2040 - report
Over 63 million jobs in the Asia Pacific could be lost to automation by 2040, according to a new report by Forrester.
DHL trade data suggests South Korea’s tech boom will spur on growth
South Korea manufactures nearly 20% of the world's semiconductor market and more than 60% of the world's memory chips.
Highly-targeted cyberattacks surround upcoming Winter Olympics
McAfee released a report that revealed cybercriminals have targeted organisations involved in fast approaching Winter Olympics held in South Korea.