Cloud & Edge Computing

  • isf cyber security.automotiveIT
    Article

    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
    Article

    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 ...

  • ifa logo.automotiveIT
    Article

    IFA consumer electronics fair - Berlin

    2012-08-07T11:48:18Z

    The IFA, the world's largest consumer electronics trade fair, will take place in Berlin August 29 through Sept 5. The annual event will focus on key digital lifestyle products such as smart TVs, tablets and smartphones. The displays will also include IT-enabled household products such as high-end coffee machines. As ...

  • Kroes.Marchionne..automotiveIT
    Article

    EU's Kroes: Europe needs a Cloud strategy

    2012-06-27T09:54:24Z

    Kroes, seen here meeting with Fiat Chief Sergio Marchionne, wants Cloud computing to help improve competitiveness (Photo: EU Commission) European Union Commissioner Neelie Kroes this week made an impassioned plea for a European Cloud strategy, saying a coordinated approach to the new technology could generate major savings for businesses and ...

  • LG smartphone.automotiveIT
    Article

    Survey finds more licensing issues as Cloud and App use grows

    2012-06-14T11:03:14Z

    Licensing issues are on the rise as business use of smartphones increases (Photo: LG) Many companies aren't fully prepared to deal effectively with licensing issues related to Cloud computing and mobile smartphone apps, according to a management survey. The poll, carried out in Germany, Austria and Switzerland by IT consultancy ...

  • sanjay rishi jci-automotiveIT
    Feature

    Interview: JCI's automotive CIO on course to meet global targets

    2012-04-30T13:33:44Z

    Sanjay Rishi is CIO and group vice president, information technology, at Automotive Experience, the biggest division of US-based Johnson Controls. Rishi runs a global IT operation with between 400 and 500 people worldwide, not including a "partner ecosystem" of companies that provide a broad range of IT services to JCI.The ...

  • local motors rogers.automotiveIT
    Article

    automotiveDAY 2012: IT becoming a competitive differentiator

    2012-03-12T10:32:47Z

    Local Motors co-founder Rogers explained a new crowd-sourcing based approach to carmaking (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER -- One thing was clear at the 2012 automotiveDAY conference: IT is quickly becoming one of the major differentiators in the competition between the world's car brands. Until recently, IT was mostly seen ...

  • t-systems mauch.automotiveIT
    Article

    automotiveDAY: T-Systems exec says Cloud has grown up

    2012-03-08T14:58:23Z

    Luz Mauch is responsible for the automotive sector at T-Systems (Photo: automotiveIT) A senior T-Systems executive said Thursday that Cloud computing is quickly becoming a mainstream part of corporate IT strategies. "Cloud computing has by now grown up," said Luz Mauch, senior vice president automotive at T-Systems. The Cloud is ...

  • cloud.automotiveIT
    Article

    T-Systems to provide Daimler with Cloud-based internal communications system

    2012-02-27T13:19:22Z

    T-Systems will help Daimler employees share data worldwide (Photo: T-Systems) Daimler plans to roll out a suite of collaborative Cloud-based applications to its employees and has assigned the project to T-Systems, insiders say. About 200,000 of the German premium car maker's employees will get online access to applications based on ...

  • cebit conference center.automotiveIT
    Article

    CeBIT Global Conferences - Hanover

    2012-02-06T14:07:04Z

    The conference center at the Hannover Messe will be the venue for the CeBIT Global Conferences program (Photo: CeBIT) Senior IT managers from Amazon, eBay, IBM, Microsoft and Siemens will be among the speakers at a series of events hosted at the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover next month. CeBIT ...