Cloud & Edge Computing

  • data security.automotiveIT
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    Study: German companies investing more in IT security

    2013-05-29T17:43:38Z

    Hacker attacks and random cloud computing are seen as the biggest data security risks (Photo: AVG) Companies are investing more in IT security and data protection, according to a recent study. Most companies polled by Germany's National Initiative for Information and Internet Security  (NIFIS) expected to significantly increase ...

  • big data t-systems.automotiveIT
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    T-Systems, Cloudera to offer cloud-based analytics-as-a-service

    2013-03-20T15:12:40Z

    Big data analytics is a becoming a key offering for T-Systems (Photo: T-Systems) T-Systems has entered into a cooperation with US-based Cloudera to boost its offering of big data analytics. The business services arm of Germany's Deutsche Telekom said it will deliver cloud-based data analytics solutions based on Cloudera's ...

  • telekom mauch.automotiveIT
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    automotiveIT Congress: T-Systems executive urges close customer ties

    2013-03-07T13:28:44Z

    Luz Mauch, T-Systems (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER - Â A senior T-Systems executive on Thursday said companies should adopt scaleable and secure cloud computing and mobile-collaboration solutions if they want to deal with today's business challenges. "Data should be accessible everywhere in the world, for customers and employees - ...

  • bitkom 2013.automotiveIT.com
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    Germany's IT sector expects further growth in 2013

    2013-02-06T14:02:13Z

    Bitkom says German IT companies continue to have trouble filling vacancies (Photo: Bitkom) Three-quarter of Germany's IT and telecommunications companies expect higher sales in the first half of 2013, while 14 pc expect stable revenues, according to a survey by Germany's high-tech association, Bitkom. About 11 pc see business ...

  • AVL.hp.automotiveIT
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    HP to host AVL's SAP applications in the cloud

    2013-01-16T20:06:55Z

    AVL will depend on HP for the management of its SAP application infrastructure (Photo: AVL) HP will host AVL's SAP applications in a new hybrid cloud-based infrastructure. The US-based IT group said it has migrated a range of SAP applications used within AVL, deploying a cloud-based solution it says ...

  • neelie kroes.automotiveIT
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    Europe's digital to-do list

    2012-12-19T10:00:36Z

    Kroes, in charge of the EU's digital agenda, expects a busy 2013 (Photo: EU) The European Commission has published a "digital to-do list" for the European Union's 27 member states in an effort to speed up the development of the internet economy. Neelie Kroes, the European commissioner in charge ...

  • CeBIT.automotiveIT
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    CeBIT - Hanover

    2012-12-11T20:05:04Z

    CeBIT 2013 will focus on how companies and institutions are increasingly sharing rather than owning knowledge, resources and experience. The annual high-tech fair, the world's largest, will take place in Hanover March 5 - 9, 2013. The theme of the fair is "Shareconomy." In addition to sharing, the CeBIT exhibition ...

  • BearingPoint.automotiveIT
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    With cloud services, trust is more important than money - study

    2012-12-06T09:44:22Z

    Pechardscheck: European business leaders are especially reluctant to move to the cloud (Photo: BearingPoint) Trust and data security are more important than saving money when it comes to cloud computing, a study by BearingPoint concludes. The consultants looked at why adoption of cloud-based services continues to be dogged by ...

  • isf cyber security.automotiveIT
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    2013 cyber threats: Supply chain prone to data security risks

    2012-12-03T17:58:36Z

    (Photo: ISF) With more internal information held by outside service providers, companies face the risk of increased threats to data security, according to an independent cyber security body. "More organizations will fall victim to information security incidents at their suppliers," the Information Security Forum (ISF) predicted. "Today's organization's data ...

  • bsa logo.automotiveIT
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    Business Software allliance rebranded

    2012-10-15T16:56:50Z

    The Business Software Alliance has a new name and a new logo. The business software advocacy group is now just called "BSA/The Software Alliance." The organization, which was founded 24 years ago, is the leading global lobbying group for the software industry. It has changed its focus from business software ...