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  • cyber security.automotiveIT
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    Cisco study: IT security gets help from AI

    2018-03-06T13:45:00Z

    Machine learning can help detect unusual patterns in digital communications Cisco’s annual Cyber Security Report says a rapidly growing number of companies suffer cyber attacks and many are resorting to new technologies to defend themselves. Roughly one-third of all cyber security products and services are using ...

  • bmw.automotiveIT
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    Production logistics next in line for digital overhaul

    2017-01-19T13:47:11Z

    An autonomous tugger train supplies assembly logistics at a BMW plant in Dingolfing, Germany (photo: BMW) Manufacturing automation has in recent years reached a high degree of maturity, but production logistics has not kept pace. As a result, improvements in manufacturing efficiency haven’t been as high as they could ...

  • cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco report: Business unprepared for ransomware threat

    2016-08-01T15:54:21Z

    Cisco sees a growing danger in ransomware attacks (Photo: Cisco) Companies are badly prepared for future strains of ransomware, according to the latest Cisco Cybersecurity Report. The study, which the US-based technology group conducts twicea year, found that companies are too often operating with a fragile IT infrastructure, don’t ...

  • tuev.automotiveIT
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    Tuev Sued appoints Schlesinger chief digital officer

    2016-05-02T13:40:04Z

    Dirk Schlesinger (Photo: obs/TÜV SÜD AG/VIRGIL VIDAL) Tuev Sued has appointed former Cisco executive Dirk Schlesinger chief digital officer, as the German testing and certification company responds to the growing importance of digital technologies in the manufacturing industry. Schlesinger will be in charge of a new digital services division ...

  • hyundai.automotiveit
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    Hyundai chooses Cisco for connected-car technology

    2016-04-19T15:21:25Z

    Hyudai will work with Cisco to speed up data moving into and out of its vehicles (Graphic: Hyundai) Hyundai Motor said it is teaming up with Cisco to develop new connected-vehicle technologies. The Korean car company said it will work with Cisco, a US-based IT and networking group, on ...

  • here.automotiveIT
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     Here appoints Cisco executive as new CEOÂ

    2016-02-26T14:00:14Z

    Edzard Overbeek takes over as Here CEO on March 1 (Photo: Here) Here, which was acquired from Nokia by a consortium of German carmakers last year, appointed Edzard Overbeek to head the operations of the digital mapping group. Overbeek, 48, is a senior executive at Cisco, where he most ...

  • cisco.automotiveit
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    Cisco plans to acquire IoT specialist Jasper

    2016-02-16T16:08:51Z

    Cisco's acquisition will allow it to offer a full IoT platform that simplifies connectivity (Photo; Cisco) Cisco plans to acquire internet-of-things specialist Jasper Technologies in a move aimed at boosting the Californian technology group's offerings in a key growth area. Cisco said it will pay 1.4 billion dlrs in ...

  • cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco names Chuck Robbins next CEO

    2015-05-04T15:17:24Z

    Chuck Robbins (Photo: Cisco) Cisco said Chuck Robbins will succeed John Chambers as CEO July 26, marking a change at the top of the US-based technology group for the first time in 20 years. Chambers, who took over as CEO in 1995, will become executive chairman when Robbins assumes ...

  • 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 ...

  • bosch.automotiveIT
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    ABB, Bosch, Cisco cooperate on smart-home platform

    2014-12-01T15:11:01Z

    Bosch, ABB and Cisco see the home as an integral part of the internet of things (Photo: Bosch ABB, Robert Bosch and Cisco are forming a joint venture to develop and operate a smart-home software platform. The three companies expect the Germany-based joint venture to start operations in early ...

  • cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco sees data-center traffic tripling in 5 years

    2014-11-12T15:52:36Z

    (Photo: Cisco) Data-center traffic will nearly triple between 2013 and 2018 and cloud-based interactions will represent 76 pc of that traffic, according to a study by Cisco. The US-based networking specialist also predicted that, by 2018, half of the world's population will have residential internet access and 53 pc ...

  • cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco: cyber-security threats require high-level attention

    2014-08-15T14:20:08Z

    Cisco's mid-year report looks at the state of cyber security in the 1st half of 2014 (Photo: Cisco) As companies look to defend themselves against high-profile digital threats, cyber criminals are exploiting other, less obvious weaknesses in companies' IT landscape, according to a new report published by Cisco. A ...

  • cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco study: Drivers want connectivity, trust technology

    2013-06-28T13:33:49Z

    Consumers say they are happy to let technology drive the car (Photo: Cisco) A new study shows how information and communication technology is assuming an ever bigger role in the entire automotive value chain. A majority of consumers polled for the study also expressed confidence that technology can replace ...

  • meraki cisco.automotiveIT
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    Cisco plans Meraki acquisition to boost Cloud services

    2012-11-20T10:43:51Z

    Cisco plans to acquire privately-held Meraki in a bid to increase its Cloud-based services offering. The US networking specialist, which is paying 1.2 billion dlrs for Meraki, said in a press release the acquisition will complement and expand its strategy to offer more software-based services aimed at simplifying network management ...

  • google self driving car.automotiveIT
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    For automakers, a Cisco analysis provides a high-tech industry template

    2012-11-05T17:26:19Z

    Google, which is testing a self-driving car, may be planning more automotive action (Photo: Google) Embattled automakers should take inspiration from the high-tech industry and embark on a massive transformation of their business model, according to a new analysis by two Cisco consultants. The analysis, called "Electronics-ization in Automotive," ...

  • microsoft.booz.automotiveIT
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    Booz study: IT services, system integration losing in importance

    2012-06-01T20:32:17Z

    Microsoft is the highest ranked company in a Booz analysis of the best-performing global IT providers (Photo: Microsoft) Software providers and internet companies are the best performers in the global information and communication technology sector, according to a new study. An analysis of the world's 50 biggest ICT companies by ...