We are happy to present the world’s first comprehensive overview of the IoT platform market from a user perspective: The IoT Survey 2019. It presents 38 IoT platform providers and makes them easier to compare thanks to the categorization acc...
How can a small country like Switzerland become a mecca for blockchain technology? teknowlogy recently visited "Crypto Valley" near Zurich, the Swiss blockchain equivalent to California's Sillicon Valley, and took this opportunity to give this question some thought.
PAC recently had the chance to visit IBM's Watson IoT Center in Munich. Discussions quickly revolved around topics like connected objects, artificial intelligence (AI), and smart cities, and took a cross-vertical perspective.
Relayr started out as an IoT middleware platform developer back in 2013. Fast forward five years: Relayr expanded its portfolio into IoT analytics and a range of supporting services around its products. Now it is being acquired by the €50bn insurance giant Munich Re for an eye-catching price tag of $300m.
Financial institutions across the world are in the midst of their digital transformation process, already being strongly IT-centric. However, a lot of them have come to find that one of their key business assets, i.e. security, may actually turn into a risk in the cyber space, with strong impacts on IT and business.
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 ...
Connected cars promise new business models, as does usage-based insurance (UBI) for the insurance industry. Currently it is still unclear how insurance companies will get access to the required data. What is clear, however, is that OEMs will not offer their help.
The impact of blockchain technology on the finance sector cannot yet be fully measured – let’s just say the best is yet to come. Experts are currently still trying to evaluate its potential, and most of us consultants agree that it will be huge.
Software providers with a focus on digital transformation support are currently confronted with highly dynamic market conditions and have to find appropriate ways to address them. They need to transform themselves in order to support their digitally transforming customers.
In 2016 we will see IT departments start taking digital transformation seriously. But we expect to see less about disruptive technologies and more on the implementation and convergence of a number of trends from recent years.
Das Jahr 2016 steht für die IT-Abteilung ganz im Zeichen der Digitalisierung. Dabei geht es weniger um disruptive Technologien oder völlig neue Themen, sondern um die pragmatische Umsetzung – und das Zusammenwachsen – der Trends der vergangenen Jahre.
Entre nécessité d’innover et évolutions réglementaires, le secteur de l’assurance est en effervescence
Pour le secteur français de l’assurance, 2015 est une année de forte transformation… numérique évidemment. Selon les estimations de PAC, le marché des logiciels et services numériques aura crû de 2,4% en 2015 et poursuivra sa croissance en 2016, sous l’effet conjugué de la poursuite des chantiers numériques, de la course à l’innovation et de ...
PAC ranks 2nd in Influencer Relations’ 2016 EMEA Analyst Firm Awards. PAC’s users, mostly providers of high technology solutions and services, rated our research and advisory services very highly. We would like to thank all our customers and supporters for their trust!
The highest daily rates can currently be achieved with ‘hot topics’ such as cloud, mobility, digital transformation and big data & co. They are well above the average daily rates in Germany, France and the UK. Such were the findings of the recently published PAC IT Services Rates Database for these three countries.
Mit aktuellen Hot Topics wie Cloud, Mobility, Digitalisierung, Big Data & Co. lassen sich derzeit die höchsten Berater-Tagessätze erzielen. Sie liegen deutlich über dem Durchschnitt der Tagesätze in Deutschland, Frankreich und Großbritannien. Das belegen die kürzlich von PAC veröffentlichten IT-Services-Preisdatenbanken für die drei Länder.
After its initial announcement in 2014, the Prime Minister of India has finally launched the massive and ambitious ‘Digital India’ programme. It comprises of various initiatives, each targeted to make India a knowledge economy and transform the way that the citizens interact with government services.