Cloud & Edge Computing

  • salesforce.automotiveIT
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    Dreamforce - San Francisco

    2013-10-11T09:10:16Z

    Salesforce expects 100,000 attendees at its annual Dreamforce gathering (Photo: Salesforce) Salesforce expects as many as 100,000 participants at its annual Dreamforce convention, which is held in San Francisco November 18 through 21. The business software group, which bills Dreamforce as "the biggest cloud computing event of the year" ...

  • continental.automotiveIT
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    IAA: Continental, IBM cooperate on connected vehicle technology

    2013-09-10T20:17:38Z

    Continental expect partially automated driving to start in 2016 (Photo: Continental) FRANKFURT ”“ Continental and IBM will jointly develop connected-vehicle technologies for the auto industry. The two companies announced their joint plans at a press conference at the Frankfurt auto show (IAA) Tuesday. "Step-by-step development of future mobility is ...

  • ibm cloud.automotiveIT
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    In new cloud move, IBM to acquire SoftLayer

    2013-06-05T10:30:09Z

    IBM and SoftLayer will target new customers (Photo: IBM) IBM has signed a definitive agreement to buy SoftLayer technologies in a bid to strengthen its cloud-based services offering. The US-based IT group said the acquisition will help speed business adoption of public and private cloud solutions. "With SoftLayer, IBM ...

  • 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 ...