All CeBIT articles

  • vw.automotiveIT
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    VW CIO touts possibilities of machine learning

    2017-03-23T11:34:53Z

    VW's Hofmann: Embrace machine learning or lose competitiveness (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER --Volkswagen CIO Martin Hofmann believes machine learning is coming into its own as a means to achieve significant digital innovation across all business areas. "Machine learning is no longer science fiction," Hofmann told the automotiveIT Congress. "It's ...

  • automotiveit
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    automotiveIT Congress - Hanover

    2017-01-18T11:52:04Z

    More than 500 people attended the 2016 automotiveIT Congress in Hanover (Photo: Claus Dick) This year's automotiveIT Congress, which will take place March 23 in Hanover, will focus on one of the biggest challenges facing the global car industry: How to move to a more agile IT approach. The ...

  • bmw.automotiveIT
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    automotiveIT Congress: BMW addresses disruptive innovation challenge

    2015-03-19T19:07:19Z

    CIO Klaus Straub says BMW IT is changing processes to address new digital challenges (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER - Silicon Valley is the source of various new disruptive technologies and the auto industry should treat these "with respect," BMW CIO Klaus Straub said Thursday. Carmakers are facing "dramatic changes," ...

  • cebit 2015.automotiveIT
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    CeBIT, Hanover

    2015-02-02T17:21:24Z

    (Photo: CeBIT) The annual CeBIT fair, which takes place March 16 through 20, will have a strong focus on the biggest trends shaping the digital economy. The event, which is billed as the leading trade fair for IT and the digital economy, will be officially opened on Sunday, March ...

  • automotiveIT Kongress
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    automotiveIT Congress - Hanover

    2014-11-17T18:37:50Z

    Around 500 automotive and IT executives each year attend the Hanover Congress (Photo: Claus Dick) The automotiveIT Group will host its annual Congress during the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover March 19, 2015. The event will focus on the new role IT is playing in tomorrow's car industry. It ...

  • Randy Mott.automotiveIT
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    Executive Report: GM CIO confident of progress in IT overhaul

    2014-03-10T10:05:12Z

    To build up his IT operations, Randy Mott has hired thousands of IT professionals over the past year (Photo: Larry A. Peplin) General Motors CIO Randy Mott is confident he's making progress in his three-year drive to overhaul IT operations at North America's largest automaker. In an interview with ...

  • vw winterkorn.automotiveIT
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    CeBIT: VW boss says "yes to big data," but warns for dangers

    2014-03-10T09:46:46Z

    VW CEO Winterkorn doesn't want the car to become a "data monster" (Photo: CeBIT) Volkswagen Group CEO Martin Winterkorn, opening Europe's biggest high-tech fair, strongly committed the automaker to a future of connected cars and more digitalization across the industry. In an opening address at the CeBIT fair in ...

  • automotiveIT Congress
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    automotiveIT Congress, Hanover

    2014-01-31T14:58:11Z

    About 500 executives attended the 2013 Congress (Photo: Claus Dick) The automotiveIT Congress will take place during the CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover Thursday, March 13, with discussions set to focus on how IT is helping the auto industry adapt to new business realities. The one-day conference will feature ...

  • CeBIT-2011
    Article

    CeBIT, Hanover

    2014-01-31T09:42:24Z

    Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn will  be one of the speakers at the opening of this year's CeBIT high-tech fair in Hanover March 9. Winterkorn will join German Chancellor Angela Merkel and British Prime Minister David Cameron as opening speakers at the annual event. Britain is CeBIT's official partner country ...

  • siemer gorriz daimler.automotiveIT
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    automotiveIT Congress: Daimler CIO lays out integrated approach to customers

    2013-03-07T16:12:25Z

    Siemer (l) and Gorriz explain Daimler's "Digital Life" to the automotiveIT Congress (Photo: Claus Dick) HANOVER - Daimler CIO Michael Gorriz said the premium car maker wants to establish multiple connections with its customers, running from the initial information gathering through the car purchase to the actual use of ...

  • brazil.cebit.automotiveIT
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    Brazilian IT firms target CeBIT

    2013-02-21T08:37:07Z

    (Photo: Wikimedia) At least 12 Brazilian IT firms will be present at this year's CeBIT high-tech fair, as the country attempts to boost the global competitiveness of its IT sector Softex, Brazil's software industry association, is organizing the companies' presence at the annual fair in Hanover. Brazil was CeBIT's ...

  • cloud.varonis.automotiveIT
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    Study says cloud-based data sharing is high-risk

    2013-02-13T10:40:26Z

    Most companies don't allow cloud-based file synchronization but employees are keen to do so anyway (Photo: Varonis) Cloud-based data sharing poses major risks for companies, according to a new report. "There is potentially a wave of disruption that could spread over corporations," data specialist Varonis Systems warns in a ...

  • 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 ...

  • automotiveday-2012.automotiveIT
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    automotiveIT Congress - Hanover

    2012-11-14T20:10:26Z

    More than 500 executives attended the 2012 automotiveIT Congress (Photo: Claus Dick) automotiveIT will host its fifth annual IT conference March 7, 2013, in Hanover. The event, which will have as its theme "IT technologies are changing the auto industry," is staged each year during the annual CeBIT high-tech ...

  • daimler.peter schneider.automotiveIT
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    automotiveDAY: Daimler adopts dual end-user device policy

    2012-03-08T17:23:41Z

    As business and private lives merge for many workers, Daimler needs to allow private enduser devices for business use, CTO Schneider says (Photo: automotiveIT) HANOVER ”“Daimler has decided to adopt a dual approach to mobile end-user devices in recognition of the diversity of its employees. The German premium car group ...

  • t-systems mauch.automotiveIT
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    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 ...

  • bmw automotiveday.automotiveIT
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    automotiveDAY: BMW execs say selectivity is key in infotainment

    2012-03-08T14:45:35Z

    BMW’s Hildegard Wortmann (left) and Karl Probst describe the opportunities and challenges of connected cars (Photo: automotiveIT) HANOVER ”“ BMW executives see huge possibilities to add a wealth of new in-car infotainment functions, but they agreed that selectivity is key. “The possibilities are endless but we need to focus on ...

  • Audi A3 MMI.automotiveIT
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    Audi confirms 1st time CeBIT participation

    2012-02-16T16:30:21Z

    Audi’s MMI in the A3 features a 7-inch display that is a mere 11mm thick (Photo: Audi) Audi confirmed that it will be present at the CeBIT fair with its own dedicated exhibition stand for the first time. The premium car maker said it will participate in the trade fair ...

  • audi cebit.automotiveIT
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    CeBIT: Audi to present connected-car solutions

    2012-02-15T10:50:49Z

    Audi is planning a sizeable presence at the upcoming CeBIT IT fair, insiders say. The German premium car maker, a member of the Volkswagen Group, will have its own stand at the high-tech trade show, which is held in Hanover March 6-10. Audi will showcase its Audi connect vehicle networking ...

  • cebit digital drive.automotiveIT
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    CeBIT 2012 - Hanover

    2012-02-11T16:02:23Z

    This year's CeBIT high-tech fair will pay special attention to the growing importance of IT to the auto industry. The annual event, the world's biggest IT fair, will include a special automotive focus under the "Digital Drive" banner. Various automakers, suppliers and service providers will provide solutions that are increasingly ...