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By Ming Han

Gone are the days of pens, files and stacks of documents. Every office uses computers, social media, websites and other high-tech technology to boost their company. After all, it's more efficient, convenient, and easy to use!

Unfortunately, all of these require constant updating, whether it is software or hardware. Thus, the importance of
Last Modified : Fri, 16/05/2014

While it appears to be just another paper qualification, IT certification can help you to stand out from the rest. Ling Y talks to IT practitioners about how certification has benefited them at their workplace

These days it's not enough to have a degree, especially in a fast-evolving field like information technology (IT). As you progress in your job, you will find that you need to acquire new skills and knowledge to perform better. There are a number of IT certifications out...

Last Modified : Wed, 01/12/2010

By Susanna Khoo

The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector has been regarded as an important sector in the Malaysian economy over the last few decades. In fact, it has been listed as one of the 12 National Key Economic Areas (NKEAs) that was mentioned in the Tenth Malaysia Plan (10MP). In 2009, the ICT sector contributed to 9.8% of Malaysia's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and this figure is expected to increase to...

Last Modified : Wed, 24/11/2010

As far back as early 2007, the Association of the Computer and the Multimedia Industry of Malaysia (PIKOM) had highlighted the dearth of networking specialists among its IT professionals. The article reports that Malaysia was short of 4,200 networking specialists.

According to a PIKOM study, the local ICT workforce of 365,000 in 2005 is expected to balloon to 497,000 in 2010, with jobs from the software and services-related sectors contributing to the increase by as much as...
Last Modified : Thu, 03/09/2009

What are the benefits of managed services and job opportunities available within this area of work? Lim Cheng Leong, the General Manager of the Customer Services & Support Group in Computer Systems Advisers (M) Sdn Bhd (CSA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of CSC and leading IT service provider, answers these questions and more.

During the technology boom of the 1980s, many organisations focused on developing their IT operations and worked towards managing IT internally. This...
Last Modified : Thu, 03/09/2009

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