THE BOTTOM LINE

IT IS ironic that in a progressive, technologically advanced nation like Singapore, so many people seem fairly worried about technology and its impact on their future job security.

OCBC SPOTLIGHT

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COMMENTARY

HOW do businesses become faster, better, stronger? The answer may lie in Edge Computing, which is increasingly accepted by businesses as a necessity to develop a competitive advantage.