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The IoT Survey

Posted on July 4, 2018

The IoT survey is the first of its kind to evaluate the leading IoT platform providers based on feedback from users worldwide available to participants in English, German, French and Spanish. 

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Trends 2018: Wenn Daten ihren geschäftlichen Wert entfalten

Posted on February 6, 2018

Das Data-Driven Business ist die Zukunft. Es ist aber keine Zukunftsmusik mehr. Einige Beispiele aus der Schweiz weisen den Weg in datengetriebene Geschäftsmodelle. 

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Reigniting Workplace Productivity in 2018

Posted on February 5, 2018

Breathing new life into stagnating productivity levels is one of the biggest challenges for businesses in 2018.

While some major economies enjoyed a slight improvement last year, global productivity remains below pre-financial crisis levels.

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Les vendredis de l'IA - 10

Posted on February 2, 2018

Chaque vendredi, retrouvez-nous sur le blog pour notre sélection de liens pertinents dans le monde merveilleux de l'intelligence artificielle.

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Microsoft peaufine son image d'acteur innovant à coups d'IA, de réalité mixte et d'informatique quantique

Posted on January 31, 2018

Microsoft s'affiche comme contributeur majeur des évolutions numériques à venir : intelligence artificielle (IA), réalité 'mixte' et ordinateur quantique ! Et demain est déjà arrivé si l'on en croit Carlo Purassanta, de retour dans l'Hexagone après 4 ans à la tête de Microsoft Italie, qui ouvrait la semaine dernière la conférence de rentrée ...

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Les banques et leurs partenaires doivent considérer l’IA comme un levier indispensable

Posted on January 30, 2018

Compte tenu de l’ampleur de son impact, l’intelligence artificielle doit être considérée comme stratégique et figurer sur l’agenda des décideurs des établissements bancaires. Mettre l’intelligence artificielle au cœur de sa stratégie est essentiel pour rester compétitif. Concrètement, le business model des banques doit être repensé. Notre ...

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Ökosysteme rund um industrielle IoT-Plattformen formieren sich zunehmend in der deutschen Industrie

Posted on January 26, 2018

Inzwischen haben wohl alle Unternehmen erkannt, dass ohne Partnerschaften im IoT-Umfeld kein Blumentopf zu gewinnen ist – selbst wenn es um Branchen-Schwergewichte wie Siemens geht. Nun muss man allerdings sagen, dass die große Stärke solcher Unternehmensriesen gerade darin liegt, viele relevante Partner an einen Tisch bringen zu können. Was ...

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Les vendredis de l'IA - 1

Posted on January 26, 2018

Chaque vendredi, retrouvez-nous sur le blog pour notre sélection de liens pertinents dans le monde merveilleux de l'intelligence artificielle.

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The end of physical stores as we know them

Posted on January 25, 2018

During the three busy days at NRF 2018 Retail’s Big Show in New York, the buzz word seemed to be “bricks-and-mortar”. The store has a future, and it is all about reinvention and innovation! What are the ways for store brands to succeed?

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Pierre Audoin, founder of PAC and pioneer of digital, left us ...

Posted on January 25, 2018

On 10 January 2018, Pierre Audoin, founder of PAC and digital pioneer, sadly passed away at the age of 86.

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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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The software market in Switzerland: key trends and providers

Posted on January 23, 2018

The software market in Switzerland is being transformed by trends such as “as-a-service” offerings as well as the increasing significance of security and analytics. Simultaneously, local software providers are gaining momentum, particularly in the area of banking solutions.  

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Les vendredis de l'IA - 0

Posted on January 19, 2018

Chaque vendredi, retrouvez-nous sur le blog pour notre sélection de liens pertinents dans le monde merveilleux de l'intelligence artificielle.

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Pierre Audoin, fondateur de PAC et pionnier du numérique, nous a quittés…

Posted on January 17, 2018

L’histoire de Pierre Audoin se confond avec celle de l’Informatique… Pourtant rien ne destinait ce diplômé de Sciences Po Paris à une telle aventure… Lorsqu’en 1960, il intègre le BIPE (Bureau d’Informations et de Prévisions Economiques), il acquiert très vite la conviction que L’Electronique et le Traitement de l’Information (le mot ...

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TCS wins biggest-ever deal with US insurer

Posted on January 16, 2018

The mega-deal is dead, long live the mega-deal!

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Predictive maintenance gains momentum as demand among vendors, buyers and VC investors grows

Posted on January 9, 2018

In 2017 we've seen that the scale of IoT initiatives in Europe is increasing and is going beyond the proof of concept stage as enterprises start to see IoT's strategic importance in their future growth. PAC surveyed more than 250 senior decision makers of European manufacturers and more than 200 senior decision makers of European transport ...

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New PAC RADAR series: "Leading Suppliers of SaaS Implementation and Integration Services in Europe"

Posted on December 20, 2017

For its brandnew PAC RADAR series on SaaS implementation and integration services in Europe, PAC has evaluated the leading providers of SaaS-related services in Europe in a total of nine different PAC RADAR reports; the focus has been put on C&SI services for the major SaaS platforms with the most established ecosystems of services and ...

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And the winner is… Thales Group (at least so far…)

Posted on December 19, 2017

Last week, we explained the rationale behind Atos’ “friendly” offer to acquire Gemalto. Unfortunately for Atos, their proposal was rejected and less than a week later, Gemalto’s shareholders gave green light to the company’s acquisition by the Thales Group – a French defense and technology giant. The discussions have been ongoing at least ...

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The long and winding road that leads to Digital Transformation

Posted on December 18, 2017

2017 was inescapably the year of Digital Transformation - since it featured heavily at every conference we’ve attended, formed part of many vendor briefings, and appeared in almost every article we read. Judging from of the wall-to-wall vendor focus on Digital Transformation as a key marketing theme, you could be forgiven for thinking that ...

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Laurent Alexandre VS Olivier Ezratty : la bataille de l’IA n’a pas eu lieu !

Posted on December 15, 2017

Lors du Startup Contest lundi 11 décembre à Bobino, la « battle » entre Laurent Alexandre et Olivier Ezratty était très attendue. D’un côté le Dr Alexandre, de loin le plus médiatique des deux belligérants, adepte des phrases provocantes sur l’intelligence artificielle, mais dont le dogmatisme empêche souvent toute réflexion constructive sur ...

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Can IoT drive digital transformation in European transport?

Posted on December 14, 2017

Thanks to fierce competition and high operating costs, European transport operators are under tremendous pressure to evolve. The collapse of Monarch Airlines and AirBerlin shows how serious the challenges are that the transport sector faces. 

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