Information Technology

To make micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the Visayas more ICT-competitive in conducting their trade, Globe myBusiness forged a partnership with the Cebu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), one of the biggest and most reputable business communities in Cebu. Both parties will work closely to elevate technological competencies of small and medium-scale businesses in the area.

High-ranking government executives, officials of local government units (LGUs) from across the country as well as international nonprofit agency partners recently converged for a comprehensive interaction and dialog on harnessing the power of information and communications technology (ICT) at the first-ever ICT Innovations Forum held at the Hotel Intercontinental.

Globe Telecom is rolling out fuel cell systems that can provide back-up power solution in cell cites identified as most critical to ensure delivery of telecommunication services during crisis situations such as when a natural calamity strikes.

Globe Telecom is the first telecommunications company in the Philippines to achieve 100% 3G coverage for its entire network, providing its customers with high-speed wireless internet for faster data interchange on their mobile devices. 

Globe Telecom, through its IT Enabled Services Group (IG), recently teamed up with Yamaha Motor Philippines for the delivery of M2M (machine-to-machine) solutions that will benefit its operations nationwide.

Globe Business made its presence felt as a dominant force in the worldwide IT and business process management arena during the recently-staged 5th International Outsourcing Summit by the Information Technology and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP).

BPI has been ranked 25th in The Financial Brand's Overall Power 100 Social Media Rankings for Banks.  The Financial Brand is a leading online publication with the most comprehensive coverage of how financial institutions build and shape their brands.

"Five months of awesome to build a great product."  This is the promise of Launchgarage, the accelerator program steered by incubator company Kickstart Ventures, Inc. and web engineering firm Proudcloud.  Launchgarage recently announced the opening of applications from May 1 to 31, 2013, for the second program run, which kicks off in early July and culminates in a Demo Day in November 2013.

Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI)  wins an Award of Merit at the 48th Anvil Awards. BPI on Facebook, was recognized under the Public Relations Program on a Sustained Basis Digital Campaign Category for successfully establishing public access to expert financial advice.