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Digital Workplace auf der CeBIT

Posted on March 27, 2015

Eine gute Grundkondition war zwingend, um sich auf der diesjährigen CeBIT über Neuigkeiten rund um den „Digital Workplace“ zu informieren. Doch der Dauerlauf zwischen Halle 2 und Halle 13 – mit Zwischenstopps in den Hallen 3 bis 7 - lohnte s...

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De belles opportunités pour les petites et moyennes ESN

Posted on April 1, 2015

En 2013, les SSII disparaissent pour laisser place aux ESN. Un mouvement qui entérine un changement d'ère et l'avènement de l'entreprise numérique. Cependant l'émergence du concept d'ESN ne peut à lui seul faire émerger une réalité, et nécessite pour les SSII historiques de repenser leur vision et leur mission en marquant une rupture avec un ...

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SAP's ready for its customers' digital transformation; how ready are SIs?

Posted on March 31, 2015

Is the new SAP offering up to the challenge of agility and digital transformation? After a whole day analyst event, we at PAC believe it is. But are the customers ready to jump into this new way of running their IT and their business? That’s not so sure. Hence the importance of the partner ecosystem, which will play a key role in the next ...

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CSC Turning Around the Oil-Tanker in the UK Public Sector

Posted on March 30, 2015

A look at CSC's strategy to address the UK public sector and health markets.

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Neue Server für Deutschland? - Die Chinesen kommen, über die Cloud!

Posted on March 30, 2015
Chinesische Serverhersteller dringen in die Domäne etablierter Hardwarehersteller. Bezeichnend für das Vorgehen der neuen Herausforderer sind zwei Abkommen zur Ausstattung von IaaS-Data-Center, mit denen sie erste Ausrufezeichen gesetzt haben. Die traditionellen Serveranbieter geraten nun unter Druck, ihre vergleichsweise hohen Preise durch ...

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Unit4 shakes up product set & reaffirms strategy for services sector

Posted on March 26, 2015

Unit4 has announced a major marketing overhaul which will see some of its best known product brands such as Coda and Agresso being scrapped. 

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From monitoring to meaning: Is threat intelligence a source of competitive advantage?

Posted on March 25, 2015

What can BT offer with BT Assure Threat Intelligence that isn't already available?

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CeBIT: a good view on the relations between Germany and China

Posted on March 25, 2015

Last week I visited the biggest IT fair in Europe, the CeBIT in Hannover. This year the partner country was China, and as often with China, they do it at a very large scale: There were 612 exhibitor companies from China! The CeBIT organizers are very satisfied with this year’s exhibition thanks to China, while they have to cope with ...

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SAP is preparing its next incarnation

Posted on March 24, 2015

Clearly, SAP goes full steam ahead in the direction of HANA and S/4HANA. However, after having mastered the migration from Enterprise Suite 7 to S/4HANA over the coming two or three years, with limited growth opportunities with the global 3000 enterprises and slowly approaching market saturation, SAP has to look for future growth potential ...

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IP-led innovation: TCS has its way with NETRA

Posted on March 23, 2015

TCS Assurance services unit is the enterprise testing arm of TCS with over 28,000 testing professionals. Assurance services has setup over 65 test centers of excellence globally and provides a host of Test Consulting and Advisory Services, Test Services Implementation, and Managed Services to over 500 clients across the world. As a next step ...

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Hitachi: lessons from a “zaibatsu”

Posted on March 20, 2015

Last Tuesday I travelled to Frankfurt to meet Hu Yoshida, the CTO of Hitachi Data System, the IT part of the more than 100 years old Japanese conglomerate. Hitachi is a good example of those industrial conglomerates from Imperial times, or Zaibatsu, which make Japan a global power.

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Connected car solutions will become one of the major business drivers for the automotive industry in the future

Posted on March 20, 2015

A current study of Pierre Audoin Consultants (PAC) confirms that connected car solutions have already left their visionary status and are on their way to become one of the major business drivers for the automotive industry in Europe. Almost every automotive company in Europe (98%) is currently designing and developing connected car solutions ...

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The problem with banks - they sell too much

Posted on March 20, 2015

The retail banking sector is in the grips of a major identity crisis.

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Cloud et Secteur public : je t’aime, moi non plus

Posted on March 19, 2015

Entre la baisse des dotations d'un côté et les gains que présente le Cloud, la logique voudrait que les collectivités publiques recourent massivement au Cloud. Mais entre la logique et la réalité des faits, l’écart est immense et continue de se creuser. Toutefois, il ne faut pas s'arrêter à ce constat d'échec, mais au contraire réfléchir ...

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Digital a Driver for Cognizant’s Retail Presence

Posted on March 18, 2015

A look at Cognizant's digital transformation traction in the retail space.

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Pas de maîtrise des données et des contenus sans gouvernance

Posted on March 17, 2015

Les 18 et 19 mars, s'ouvre à Paris le salon Documation-MIS, auquel le CXP participe via le Service Projets et un stand dédié. C'est la grand'messe annuelle consacrée à la gestion des documents, des contenus... et - c'est assez nouveau-, des données.

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Embedded Security

Posted on March 17, 2015

Security has always been a fundamental requirement for IT. Ever since the distribution of the Internet as a mass communication channel, there had been security risks to individuals and companies likewise. This risk potential gets even multiplied when there are not humans but machines being connected to each other. Security is the backbone ...

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Alert Logic: MSS but not as we know it

Posted on March 16, 2015

Alert Logic has an unusual security blend of SaaS and MSS - does it work?

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PAC at Cognizant’s European Analyst Summit in Berlin

Posted on March 16, 2015

Within the framework of Cognizant’s Digital Works approach, we got a dedicated briefing on Cognizant’s Manufacturing and Automotive practice and solution portfolio.

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The second coming of smart cities

Posted on March 13, 2015

Is 2015 the year when the idea of a ‘smart city’ moves from the conceptual into reality?

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Bromium's Disruptive Approach to Endpoint Security

Posted on March 12, 2015

A look at how Bromium aims to re-invigotate the endpoint security market with a disruptive approach - focusing on threat vector isolation as opposed to the detection of known threats using signatures.

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