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Mobile World Congress 2018: Ecosystems at the forefront of innovation

Posted on March 12, 2018

At Mobile World Congress in Barcelona companies felt a greater need for reassurance than for showing off revolutionary new products. While they certainly came to showcase a number of innovations, what they predominantly brought were a variet...

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Digital CX: How the concept of Configure Price Quote (CPQ) can offer benefits to B2B sales processes

Posted on March 15, 2018

Solutions for Configure Price Quote (CPQ) are not a new topic, but in the context of digital customer experience and omni-channel commerce, functions for product configuration, price calculation management and quote generation can help to innovate, streamline and automate sales processes. For this reason, we expect an increasing demand for ...

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European transport industry bets on IoT and AI

Posted on March 6, 2018

Transport incumbents across all sub-segments are investing in technology solutions based on IoT and AI to boost their operational efficiency while improving the customer experience at the same time. PAC recently published several reports on the back of its recent projects in the transport segment and recent engagements with the players on ...

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What is driving the Dutch Software market?

Posted on January 23, 2018

Thanks to the positive economic development, the climate among Dutch companies has been optimistic and, as a consequence, the tendency to invest in software has increased. However, growth rates vary strongly between the different market segments, covered by PAC’s market research. Let's take a look at the drivers behind it.

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Tendances 2018 : plus d'intelligence et d'automatisation

Posted on December 5, 2017

Le numérique reste un sujet prédominant dans le programme des DSI pour l'année à venir. Ce concept a déjà fait couler beaucoup d'encre et suscité de nombreuses discussions. Bon nombre d'entreprises ont déjà lancé des projets et augmenté leur budget numérisation de manière significative. Pourtant, il est clair qu'il reste encore beaucoup à ...

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The Era of DevOps

Posted on September 12, 2017

The DevOps movement was created in 2009 by a Belgian IT consultant, Patrick Debois, and the concept is now widely used across internet, Over the Top (OTT) and gaming companies. Mainstream companies started to embrace DevOps in an attempt to emulate the infrastructure of internet companies and the agility of OTT and gaming companies.

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IBM and Hortonworks are moving closer together

Posted on June 23, 2017

IBM has announced to expand its partnership with Hortonworks, a move reflecting IBM’s overall strategy. Hortonworks main focus has always been on data collection and data storage. However, what used to be an open question is how actual value can be generated from this data.

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Un top 10 logiciel en mutation, mais un marché dynamique

Posted on May 2, 2017

Les éditeurs vivent de grands changements, pour s’adapter à un marché dont les conditions ont rapidement et drastiquement changé :

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Le marché des logiciels et services reprend des couleurs !

Posted on March 9, 2017

Le marché des logiciels et services en France se porte plutôt bien avec une croissance en 2016 de 3,6%. Nous anticipons même une accélération sur 2017 avec un taux qui devrait passer à +4,1% !

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PTC, Siemens PLM Software and Dassault Systèmes: PAC’s analysis of the three major PLM software providers

Posted on February 21, 2017

PAC recently updated its SITSI® company profiles portraying the three leading PLM software providers, PTC, Siemens PLM Software, and Dassault Systèmes.

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Public Cloud für datensensible Kundengruppen? - Microsoft erweitert seine Cloud Deutschland um Office-365-Services

Posted on January 26, 2017

Beim „Grand Opening“ in Berlin präsentierte Microsoft den Start seiner Office 365 Suite aus der Microsoft Cloud Deutschland. Das Besondere: die deutsche Datentreuhand.

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AI, a rapidly growing reality

Posted on December 12, 2016

AI is among us. All sorts of people gathered to attend the #AIEurope conference in London past week. Text recognition solutions, image analysis solutions, algorithms for natural language processing. We also encountered more discrete forms of AI specialized in the high speed processing of masses of unstructured data. AI, eagerly awaited by ...

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Les IA, une réalité en croissance accélérée

Posted on December 7, 2016

Les IA sont parmi nous. Il y en avait même de toutes sortes rassemblées à Londres en ce début de semaine, à l’occasion de la conférence #AIEurope. Des solutions de reconnaissance de texte, des solutions d’analyse d’images, des algorithmes capables de produire des phrases à consonance humaine (Natural Language Processing). Nous avons ...

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NetSuite: Time to scale up the cloud ERP business truly globally

Posted on October 19, 2016

NetSuite is among the few global players that offer cloud-based ERP. The company has a good chance of growing its business globally. But the future is very much in the hands of the potential new owner, Oracle.

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DSAG: New business models require innovation beyond traditional SAP ERP software

Posted on September 21, 2016

SAP customers from the German-speaking countries gathered in Nuremberg for their annual meeting “DSAG Jahreskongress” to discuss how they should develop their business and their ERP software to align them with their digital strategies.

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Content-Management – wichtige Disziplin zur digitalen Fitness von Unternehmen

Posted on September 12, 2016

Eine Studie von PAC, Star Storage und und Hitachi Data Systems analysiert, wie deutsche Firmen ihre dokumentgestützten Prozesse durch Digitalisierung aufwerten und effizienter gestalten. Im Kern geht es um die Nutzung von Soft­ware für das digitale Content-Management.

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Why Microsoft is buying the world's biggest 'pro' directory

Posted on June 22, 2016

By paying 'cash' to buy LinkedIn for 26.2 billion dollars, Microsoft has caused quite a surprise. In terms of social networks, the acquisition of LinkedIn is the biggest transaction ever carried out in this sector. Let's just think back and classify a few similar transactions on the basis of the amount involved.

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Ohne professionelles Softwarelizenzmanagement keine digitale Transformation!

Posted on June 17, 2016

Auf der digitalen Agenda der meisten Unternehmen stehen heute die Entwicklung mobiler Apps, die Nutzung moderner Cloud-Dienste oder die Errichtung von Infrastrukturen für das Internet der Dinge. In diesem Zuge werden neue Geschäftsmodelle und auch tiefgreifende Änderungen in Organisation und Führung diskutiert. Doch die Auswirkungen der ...

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SAP Ariba opening up to increase speed of innovation

Posted on June 16, 2016

The European version of the SAP Ariba Live conference took place in Madrid this year, from June 13-15, 2016. Since Ariba was acquired by SAP, innovation to the solution had not seemed to be in the focus. One of the key takeaways of the event is that this has changed recently. Innovation has been the overlaying theme of the series of sessions ...

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In-memory systems build a bridge between traditional and modern IT architectures

Posted on June 9, 2016

The trend toward the digitalization of business processes also has a direct impact on business IT architectures. Although the main purpose of IT used to be to support business processes, the digitalization of areas such as sales, marketing, and purchasing means that IT is increasingly assuming the role of “enabler”.

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In-Memory-Systeme als Brücke zwischen klassischen und modernen IT-Architekturen

Posted on June 9, 2016

Der Trend zur Digitalisierung von Geschäftsprozessen hat auch direkten Einfluss auf die IT-Architekturen von Unternehmen. War in der Vergangenheit die IT vor allem dazu da, Prozesse zu unterstützen, so fällt ihr durch die Digitalisierung etwa des Vertriebs, des Marketing und des Einkaufs immer mehr die Rolle des „Enablers“ zu.

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