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Munich is becoming the IIoT innovation hub

Posted on April 13, 2017

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...

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The growth of Big Data is due to its major role in digital transformation

Posted on March 24, 2016

By 2019, Big Data will account for over half the analytics market. And signs of this change can be seen now. According to the figures from a survey that we carried out for Gfi Informatique, the White Paper on which is to be previewed at the Big Data Paris meetup on Monday, businesses have moved beyond the ‘proof of concept’ stage. For ...

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One hour with IBM’s Global Chief Information Security Officer, Shamla Naidoo

Posted on March 23, 2016

CeBIT in Hanover, Germany, is the biggest IT fair in the world, and even if it keeps very strong German roots, it now has a global coverage worth visiting. Especially so for me this year as it was well oriented towards cybersecurity, with many German companies showing their cybersecurity muscles, besides, of course, the usual suspects, among ...

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Europe’s insurers put digital at heart of the business

Posted on March 22, 2016

The insurance sector has been slow out of the blocks in terms of digital transformation – but this is no big surprise.

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GE looks to partners for Predix momentum

Posted on March 22, 2016

There are many players in the IoT platform space, but when it comes to industrial IoT (IIoT), the clear front-runners are GE and Siemens, with Bosch coming up on the rails.

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Cloudera partners’ focus should now be on verticals

Posted on March 22, 2016

Vertical solutions and partnerships are key to Cloudera success in the enterprise world. As the company keeps its focus on delivering an enterprise grade Hadoop platform, partners have indeed a nice opportunity to step in and provide specific industry solutions as well as consulting.

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The Brits like queuing but not for online public services

Posted on March 18, 2016

The UK government is committed to transforming public services with its much vaunted, perhaps less celebrated, “digital-first” strategy. But if the public are going to get faster, better access to all government services, secure identity needs to be baked in.

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Accenture unveils omnichannel testing platform

Posted on March 18, 2016

The pace of digital transformation poses a number of challenges for software testing executives.

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Tieto puts software at heart of growth plan

Posted on March 17, 2016

Tieto, the Nordic region’s IT services champion, has set out a new four-year plan as it looks to get back on the front foot.

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Serge Kampf - Hommage au fondateur de Capgemini

Posted on March 16, 2016

Hommage au fondateur de Capgemini, un entrepreneur hors norme et à un ami.

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Storebrand picks Cognizant for digital overhaul

Posted on March 15, 2016

Norwegian financial services company Storebrand has announced a multi-year deal with Cognizant.

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Fünf Jahre Industrie 4.0 – wie weit sind deutsche Unternehmen?

Posted on March 8, 2016

Der Terminus Industrie 4.0 wurde erstmals zur Hannover Messe 2011 vorgestellt. Leuchtturmprojekte, Initiativen großer Konzerne und wissenschaftliche Arbeiten zum Thema prägen seitdem das Bild. Doch wie ist der Status quo in der Praxis nach fünf Jahren?

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BearingPoint: Can continuity and transformation co-exist?

Posted on March 7, 2016

At BearingPoint’s latest analyst summit we learned that continuity and transformation do not necessarily have to exclude each other. Over the past few years, BearingPoint has on the one hand continuously followed its long-term growth strategy, and kept a stable organizational structure and management team. On the other hand, the consulting ...

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Kii looks to open door into Europe

Posted on March 7, 2016

It has been a curious few months for Kii, a Japanese IoT platform provider with an interesting backstory.

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Blockchain technology – what impact will it have on corporate finance?

Posted on March 7, 2016

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.

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IBM Watson IoT Leader Talks Clients, Industries and Europe

Posted on March 4, 2016

This week, PAC sat down with Harriet Green, head of the IBM Watson IoT business, joined in September 2015, to discuss how IBM is taking advantage of the Watson cognitive computing platform as a key differentiator for its IoT strategy.

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La belle année 2015 d’Econocom : le résultat d’un modèle de développement pertinent

Posted on March 3, 2016

Hier, Econocom présentait ses résultats annuels 2015. Et 2015 a plutôt été un bon cru en termes de performances !

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The PAC Innovation Register – real-world use cases for IoT and Industry 4.0

Posted on February 29, 2016

Since Pierre Audoin Consultants (PAC) published its new end-customer online service “Innovation Register” last year, the number of tested and evaluated case studies for Industry 4.0/Internet of Things (IoT) has reached 200 real-world examples. Organizations are welcome to add their story to this unique offering!

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Retailers' shift from channel-centric to customer-centric strategies

Posted on February 29, 2016

Omni-channel commerce – this was by far the most heard and seen expression at this year’s EuroCIS in Düsseldorf. And "integration" has been identified as the most important strategy to address this topic.

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Watson’s momentum builds in Europe with IoT analytics wins

Posted on February 23, 2016

Europe is emerging as an important center of gravity for IBM’s Watson vehicle.

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