Archive for May, 2012

Kenedi Celik-Director of Strategic Sales,Asia Pacific and Japan Symantec Corporation

From rank 35th last year, Philippines has moved to rank 39th among countries globally on internet threat activities, according to the annual Symantec Internet Security Threat Report (ISTR). According to Asia Pacific and Japan Symantec Corporation’s Director of Strategic sales, Kenedi Celik, the Philippines is moving in the right direction.

Celik said, “Cybercriminals has greatly widened their reach beyond large enterprises, with nearly 20 percent of targeted attacks now directed at companies with fewer than 250 employees. Targeted attacks are a risk for businesses of all sizes- no one is immune to these attacks. Therefore, having a comprehensive security policy and keeping up with industry- standard best practices would go a long way towards ensuring that organizations in the Philippines stay safe in the connected world.” (more…)

Georgina Wilson and Tim Yap, Brand Ambassadors of Globe Tattoo Broadband

TATTOO, the #1 broadband in the Philippines, continues to ride high in its broadband supremacy as it brings to the country the new iPad bundled with exclusive freebies, more value for money plans and guaranteed ultimate browsing experience!

The Tattoo-new iPad bundle was officially launched Tuesday, May 29, at the EXCHANGE PLAZA, Ayala Triangle, Makati City to an enthusiastic crowd of technophiles, top celebrities, media and Tattoo and Apple fanatics, eager to tinker with the hottest tablet today powered by the broadband leader Tattoo.

“Tattoo is very pleased to bring to our subscribers the hottest tablet and the must-have device right now which is the new iPad. The strength of Tattoo as the number 1 broadband in the Philippines combined with the amazing features of the new iPad is a perfect match. Tattoo provides the best service and experience to our subscribers and so much more with unbeatable offers, freebies and discounts so that they live without limits. The new iPad with Tattoo bring to users a totally new, leveled-up experience! ” explains Dong Ronquillo, Head for Tattoo Nomadic Broadband Business. (more…)

(From L-R) Nino Nanquil-Head Productivity Solutions, Kat Luna-AbelerdeSMENation VP & Head, Christian Lim-SMENation Data Category Head, Amil Azurin-SMENation AVP & Marketing Head,

The innovative minds of PLDT SMENation bring business efficiency within reach of small medium sized enterprises (SMEs). PLDT recently announced their three specialized business solutions- Watcher, CheckOut and F.A.S.Track which aim to help SMEs conduct business efficiently and successfully.

Amil Azunin, PLDT SME Nation AVP and Marketing Head said, “We know that real entrepreneurs have real challenges and they can overcome these challenges by embracing technology.” He further said that the business solutions that PLDT offers SMEs are scalable, manageable and enabling. (more…)

The long wait is over! Samsung Electronics Philippines Corp. (SEPCO) finally announced the availability of the Samsung Galaxy SIII in the country. The most innovative galaxy smartphone yet is coined as designed for humans with its capabilities that understand how users think and act.

This sleek and innovative smartphone has the enhanced intelligence to make everyday life easier. With Samsung GALAXY S III, you can view the content like never before on the device’s 4.8 inch HD Super AMOLED display. An 8MP camera and a 1.9MP front camera offer users a variety of intelligent camera features and face recognition related options that ensure all moments are captured easily and instantly. Samsung GALAXY S III is powered by Android 4.0, Ice Cream Sandwich, with greatly enhanced usability and practicality to make life easier. Packed with intuitive technology, the GALAXY S III delivers a uniquely personalized mobile experience that refuses to be compromised. (more…)

ASUS aims to deliver a greater user experience with the unveiling of its latest notebooks of their whole product line. This array of innovative notebooks, branded with Happiness 2.0, brings a whole new user experience, tickling the users’ 5 senses- Beauty, Sound, Touch, IOIC (Instant On-Instant Connect) and Cloud.

Held at Opus Lounge, Resorts World Manila, ASUS Country Manager Mr. George Su and Marketing Manager Mrs. Jamie Zaldivar provided the audience with a broad presentation of the latest models of ASUS notebook and all of its mixtures of Beauty, Sound, Touch, IOIC (Instant On-Instant Connect) and Cloud.

“The market is changing. It’s not all about the digital specs- a notebook that doesn’t just perform but the market overall experience is important,”Zaldivar said. (more…)

To deal with the growing reality of small companies having big data concerns, SAP announced a new offering that will deliver the benefits of the SAP HANA platform to small and medium enterprises (SMEs). The announcement was made coincidently with SAP’s SME Summit held at Edsa Shangri-la, Mandaluyong City.

One Analytics powered by SAP HANA will enable SMEs to leverage in-memory technology from SAP with immediate access to information tailored to their individual requirements. (more…)

Research in Motion (RIM) and Globe has launched the latest and most affordable BlackBerry smartphones for Filipino consumers. Hailed as the BlackBerry Curve 9220 and the BlackBerry Curve 9320, these new smartphones are created to be both easy to use and easy to own.

These latest additions to the BlackBerry family feature a new, dedicated BBM key that brings the power of RIM’s popular mobile social network up in an instant, making it incredibly easy to share experience on BBM. They also sport the amazing BlackBerry 7.1 operating system. (more…)

Nokia definitely knows how to throw party. The recent Nokia Lumination event held at the Ampitheater in Bonifacio High Street Taguig was a guaranteed hit. Nokia threw the party to celebrate the Lumia series, unveil the Lumia 900 and announce the Nokia Lumia – PAL promo.

The spotlight that night was centered on the Nokia Lumia 610, 800, 710 and the availability of the highly-anticipated kin, the Nokia Lumia 900 was also announced. These beautifully designed Windows Phones promise to give amazing every day experience.

The Nokia Lumia 900 – which will be available in the Philippines in June 2012 – combines top-notch mobile technology packed in a sophisticated casing. It features a stunning 4.3-inch AMOLED ClearBlack display for an exceptional viewing experience. With amazing performance, quick connections, real-time feed from social networks and vigorous battery, you will not surely ask for more from the Nokia Lumia 900. It also sports SkyDrive storage and Microsoft office programs. (more…)