Understanding FinTech

FinTech (Financial Technology) can be understood as innovations that improve and automate the delivery and use of financial services. With the internet and mobile/smartphone, FinTech now describes a broad range of technological interventions in personal and commercial finance. When FinTech first emerged, it was initially applied to the back-end systems of established financial institutions. However, [...]


How is Singapore helping businesses to transform?

Business Tech Productivity Singapore The Singapore government has been urging companies, including SMEs, to transform their businesses to stay relevant and competitive, as far back as a decade ago or earlier. Initiatives such as the Smart Nation roadmap aim to help companies boost productivity through digitalisation and integration of technology in their business. The COVID-19 [...]


5 trends in the future of MedTech

5 MedTech trends The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis like no other.  At the time of writing, we saw more than six million infected and more than 300,000 deaths according to WHO’s statistics. The challenges for economies across the world are especially clear on the frontlines of healthcare. In this article, we look at 5 MedTech [...]


The MedTech scene in Singapore

The MedTech scene in Singapore   In our previous story, we discussed the use of MedTech in the battle against COVID-19. We move closer home in part 2 of our 3-series articles to look at the MedTech scene in Singapore. According to a McKinsey report, Asia-Pacific’s MedTech market is poised to grow to about US$133 billion in 2020, [...]


MedTech in fighting COVID-19

MedTech in fighting COVID-19 In no other time have we heard more about Medical Technology (MedTech) than now, with MedTech being deployed in fighting COVID-19. I used to imagine that MedTech companies consisted of super scientists working in an industry shrouded in mystery. To be sure, there are many cerebral minds in the MedTech industry, [...]


What makes a good tech training programme?

What makes a good tech training programme? New technology is growing so rapidly that employee training has become a key pillar for any business which wants to remain competitive Technology training ensures that employees have the right skills to keep functioning at their most efficient level. So what makes a good tech training programme? We [...]


Tech Training in Singapore

Tech Training in Singapore Tech training in Singapore is important, especially when technology continues to disrupt almost every sector and industry. As a global business leader and perhaps an AI or technology optimist, we must ask what will make a career sustainable in 2020 and beyond. Several management staff whom IndSights Research spoke to, shared [...]


Why training is the best investment for any ICT company?

Why training is the best investment for any ICT company? Continual development of employees is important for all businesses, in every industry. This is even more important in the technology sector. The technology industry is defined by fast-paced, constantly changing trends. As a result, creating, understanding, adopting and marketing new technologies is crucial for success. [...]


Getting ready for Cloud in Singapore

Getting ready for Cloud in Singapore In October 2018, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that the government will begin to use commercial cloud services: “The question for the government is not whether we do it, but to what extent we can use the cloud.” By setting an example, the government hopes to push Singapore businesses to [...]


What you need to know about Cloud?

What you need to know about Cloud? What is all the fuss about cloud computing and is it useful for my business? Before we tackle the question, it is useful to have some basic understanding of cloud which might clear the fog for some. Cloud computing goes back to the 1950s with mainframe computers. It [...]