While Berlin has developed a vibrant start-up scene and has become an innovation hub for digital technologies and business models largely in the context of digital customer experience, the Munich area has more recently sta...
IBM’s recent IoT (Internet of Things) Summit at the now officially opened ‘Watson IoT Center’ global headquarters in the heart of Munich gave a lot of insight into how far the industry has come with its industrial IoT efforts. The industry seems to have found a new IoT crystallization point.
Mit spannenden Vorträgen und Podiumsdiskussionen lud Fujitsu am 14. und 15. Februar 2017 zum „Jahreskongress Digitale Verwaltung“ nach Berlin. Dabei standen nicht nur IT-Themen im Zentrum, sondern vor allem auch der Kulturwandel im Zuge der Digitalisierung.
As more and more companies evaluate SAP S/4HANA, IT users as well as IT service providers are thinking about whether, why and how they should move to the next-generation application platform. The opportunities for both sides are huge – and so are the challenges, as a recent PAC Market InSight report shows.
The PAC analyst team are currently reviewing our market figures and forecasts for 2017 and beyond, and one of the trends that has stuck out the most is the scale and growth of cloud computing.
This week saw another string of initiatives unveiled by European insurance carriers designed to drive innovation through the use of technology.
Man könnte meinen, ein Oberbürgermeister würde sich glücklich schätzen, einen IT-Leiter zu haben, der innovative Ideen hat und die Digitalisierung für seine Stadt vorantreiben möchte. Leider ist häufig das Gegenteil der Fall, wie mir der IT-Leiter einer Stadtverwaltung bedauernd berichtete.
The last 12 months have seen a period of massive consolidation rip through the partner ecosystem of service management and workflow platform vendor ServiceNow.
Public Cloud für datensensible Kundengruppen? - Microsoft erweitert seine Cloud Deutschland um Office-365-Services
Beim „Grand Opening“ in Berlin präsentierte Microsoft den Start seiner Office 365 Suite aus der Microsoft Cloud Deutschland. Das Besondere: die deutsche Datentreuhand.
The intelligent use of customer data with the goal to optimize customer experience management and to increase the effectiveness of marketing and sales campaigns is of rising importance – pushed by a new generation of analytics solutions in this field. However, the potential of these advanced big data analytics technologies is far from being ...
Platform as a service (PaaS) is becoming a hot topic for an increasing number of enterprises. Such platforms help them to transform their existing IT landscapes and to develop and deploy new web-based services and mobile apps. As ‘cloud middleware’ PaaS supports the development, testing and running of applications, as well as the provision ...
Digital technologies are disrupting the business models of companies – and many of these technologies, such as cloud computing, automation and analytics, are also significantly impacting back-office functions, such as the finance department or shared service organizations.
Keeping on top of escalating data volumes is one of the biggest challenges facing business in 2017 – particularly in those markets with major compliance considerations.
Accenture Security announced the acquisition of Arismore, a leading IAM (Identity & Access Mangement) integrator in the French market, for an undisclosed amount.
At its recent 2016 Innovation Day, Siemens made it clear that the MindSphere IoT platform was at the center of its digitalization efforts. Particularly noteworthy is the fact that Siemens announced the openness and cross-vertical enhancement of the platform.
PAC recently wrapped up our first in-depth study on IoT and the data analytics challenge, and it proved to be a real eye-opener.
The vast majority of the services providers for business intelligence were able to substantially grow their revenues in Germany in 2015. However, growth rates vary between 0% and 40%.
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 ...
It was a strong quarter for HCL whose growth has now moved ahead of its bigger peers such as TCS, Cognizant and Wipro. And the company has a new man tasked with continuing this momentum, with former COO C Vijayakumar stepping up to the CEO position.
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 ...