Cloud & Edge Computing

  • here.automotiveIT
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    Reuters: Amazon, Microsoft may acquire stake in Here mapping company

    2016-04-04T14:14:23Z

    Digital maps capture billions of 3D points to model road surfaces (Photo: Here) Months after Audi, BMW and Daimler acquired Here from Nokia for 2.5 billion euros, the three carmakers are in talks with Amazon and other companies about a broader ownership structure for the digital mapping company, according ...

  • Cloud.automotiveIT
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    Worries grow over security of cloud data transfers

    2015-08-25T14:41:02Z

    Surveys show that many IT managers are unhappy about breakdowns in data transfers to and from the cloud Enthusiasm was high at the outset, but now a survey shows that companies are beginning to have second thoughts about relying on cloud-based architectures. Many experts, for example, are increasingly questioning ...

  • salesforce.automotiveIT
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    Salesforce raises ambitions in Europe

    2015-07-02T18:35:03Z

    CEO Marc Benioff is the main speaker at the Salesforce World Tour sessions (Photo: Salesforce) MUNICH - With 7,100 guests registered to attend the German part of its World Tour, Salesforce.com is sending a clear signal that it aims to grow its presence in Europe. The San Francisco-based business ...

  • EMC.automotiveIT
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    EMC study: Companies struggle to adapt to digital future

    2015-04-29T15:28:13Z

    The EMC survey shows how companies are adapting their businesses to changing customer demands (Photo:EMC) MUNICH - Companies are introducing new digital technologies, mining more data and getting a better handle on changing customer demands, but their executives feel  progress is slower than required to meet changing market ...

  • iot.automotiveIT
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    Deutsche Telekom, Cisco, Intel to help IoT startups

    2015-03-11T18:02:48Z

    The internet of things means that, by 2020, 50 billion devices are likely to be connected (Photo: Beecham Research) Deutsche Telekom, Intel and Cisco have launched a joint program to help startup companies develop internet-of-things projects. The three IT groups said, in a joint press release, that they will ...

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    IBM adds data centers to offer companies more local storage

    2014-12-18T10:47:59Z

    IBM, which wants to solidify its position as a leading provider of cloud-based services, has expanded its global data center network through the addition of 12 new locations. Nine of them are operated by partner Equinix, while the US-based software group is opening new data centers of its own in ...

  • t-systems.automotiveIT
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    T-Systems to offer more SAP Hana cloud solutions

    2014-06-18T13:59:28Z

    T-Systems is expanding its partnership with SAP to make it easier for customers to try out the business software maker's SAP Hana in-memory database products before full-scale implementation. The business services division of Germany's Deutsche Telekom said customers can conduct "proof of concept" deployments of SAP Hana to see what ...

  • big data.automotiveIT
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    Big-data market expected to soar in Germany

    2014-03-07T08:40:02Z

    Big Data analysis makes sense of large amounts of information (Photo: Wikimedia) The German market for big-data analysis is set to jump 59 pc to 6.1 billion euros this year, according to a study by  Crisp Research. The consultants see the market growing to 13.6 billion euros by ...

  • cloud.automotiveIT
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    German cloud growth slows amid NSA concerns

    2014-01-30T17:51:42Z

    Bitkom says the cloud can also protect companies (Photo: T-Systems) Corporate use of the cloud is growing at a slower pace than before in Germany, as companies worry about the extent of US surveillance of private data. According to a study by Germany's high-tech association Bitkom, cloud use grew ...

  • yamaha.automotiveIT
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    NTT to deliver cloud platform to Yamaha

    2013-10-21T12:46:02Z

    Yamaha Motor makes motorcycles and other power products (Photo: Yamaha) NTT Communications Corporation will deliver a cloud computing platform to Yamaha Motor, as the Japanese motorcycle and power products group moves to streamline global IT operations. In a press release, NTT said the platform will let Yamaha operate mission-critical ...