All cloud computing articles

  • daimler.automotiveIT
    Feature

    In-vehicle UX at Daimler: “We want to offer our customers as many options as possible, but want to provide the best solution ourselves”

    2018-10-29T14:55:00Z

    Sajjad Khan, vice president digital vehicle mobility at Daimler, tells automotiveIT how in-vehicle UX, operating systems and AI will develop and converge.

  • BearingPoint.automotiveIT
    Article

    With cloud services, trust is more important than money - study

    2012-12-06T09:44:22Z

    Pechardscheck: European business leaders are especially reluctant to move to the cloud (Photo: BearingPoint) Trust and data security are more important than saving money when it comes to cloud computing, a study by BearingPoint concludes. The consultants looked at why adoption of cloud-based services continues to be dogged by ...

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • tata cloud.automotiveIT
    Article

    Emerging markets use more Cloud apps - study

    2012-03-29T09:48:03Z

    Tata Consulting projects that Cloud-based applications will grow sharply by 2014 (Photo: Tata Consulting) Companies in emerging markets are leading the way when it comes to adoption Cloud-based application, according to a survey conducted by Tata Consulting Services. The US and Europe remain conservative about putting mission-critical and customer data ...

  • OnStar Advanced Telematics Operating System (ATOMS)
    Article

    GM's OnStar, Verizon Wireless show Cloud-enabled vehicle

    2012-01-13T12:36:49Z

    The Onstar-Verizon prototype offers a broad range of Cloud-enabled application options (Photo: GM) General Motors' OnStar and Verizon Wireless showed a research vehicle at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that provides users with access to Cloud-based streaming content. The US carmaker's telematics unit has teamed up with Verizon, ...

  • Article

    Study: Despite high expectations, Cloud computing growth is limited

    2012-01-03T12:26:00Z

    The global IT community expects a growing range of data and applications to move to the Cloud sooner rather than later. But, according to a German university study, the migration to the Cloud is moving more slowly than many have predicted. Researchers at the SRH University of Applied ...

  • fraunhofer sit omnicloud.automotiveIT
    Article

    Fraunhofer develops encryption for data-to-Cloud uploads

    2011-10-11T14:50:19Z

    The Fraunhofer Institute wants to address companies’ fears of Cloud computing (Photo: Fraunhofer) Germany's Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology has developed a data encryption solution to make Cloud computing safer. The Institute's OmniCloud software, which runs at a customer's site, encrypts all data before they are sent to the ...

  • Ford Google_Prediction
    Article

    Using Google's predictive software, Ford cars may get a lot smarter

    2011-05-11T08:40:30Z

    With the help of Cloud computing, analytics and Google's predictive software, the car of the future can learn a driver's habits and help improve vehicle performance. Ford researchers are testing whether a car can be made smart enough to independently change its performance to deliver optimal driving characteristics and fuel ...

  • toyota microsoft.automotiveIT
    Article

    Microsoft to help Toyota build global cloud platform by 2015

    2011-04-06T18:41:33Z

    Microsoft is keen to partner with the world’s biggest automaker (Illustration: Microsoft) Toyota aims to build a "complete global cloud platform by 2015" and it is soliciting Microsoft's help to get there. The Japanese carmaker and the US-based software giant announced Thursday that they plan to jointly build a global ...

  • kroes.automotiveIT
    Article

    Brussels to CIOs: help build a digital single market

    2011-04-01T18:54:34Z

    Kroes: CIO views matter EU Commissioner Neelie Kroes last week called on CIOs to help improve Europe's IT infrastructure by together building an EU-wide digital single market. In a speech on the occasion of the European CIO of the Year award, Kroes said CIOs from both the public and private ...

  • Neelie Kroes.automotiveIT
    Article

    EU's Kroes: "Let's aim high" with European cloud strategy

    2011-03-27T20:42:58Z

    EU Commissioner Kroes hopes EU strategies will help define global standards in cloud computing Neelie Kroes urged Europe's IT industry last week to "aim high" and help Brussels forge a truly European Cloud computing strategy. The European commissioner in charge of Europe's digital agenda said data protection, interoperability and standardization ...

  • cloud world forum.automotiveit
    Article

    Cloud Computing World Forum, London

    2011-03-18T08:41:20Z

    The third annual Cloud Computing World Forum will take place in London June 21st and 22nd. The organizers expect more than 2,500 IT and telecoms executives to attend. The forum, which features workshops, seminars and an exhibition,will discuss security and privacy issues in Cloud computing; how to reduce costs; mobile ...

  • accenture automotive.automotiveIT
    Article

    Accenture: Cloud computing key to automotive success

    2011-02-08T16:26:19Z

    Cloud computing is particularly well suited to deal successfully with the challenges and opportunities of the auto industry, according to an Accenture report. The consultants cited three business areas where Cloud computing can provide a major benefit: Handling multi-brand dealer operations, integrating new alliances and takeovers, and supporting the further ...

  • IBM LotusLive_Suite.automotiveIT
    Article

    IBM signs new Cloud partnerships, adds GM unit to customer base

    2011-01-31T06:44:47Z

    IBM said it is expanding its Cloud offering and has signed up a range of new customers ”“ including a General Motors unit ”“ for its LotusLive software suite. The US computer and IT services group said it signed partnerships with Ariba and SugarCRM to expand its Cloud offering to ...

  • hp cloud.automotiveIT
    Article

    HP’s “Hybrid delivery” addresses Cloud security issues

    2011-01-25T18:52:42Z

    HP announced a suite of new Cloud-based products and services that it said will address industry concerns about security, performance and availability. The California-based IT group said in a press release that Cloud computing has delivered benefits such as faster deployment of new services, reduction in IT headcount and a ...

  • Article

    IDC: Cloud computing to go mainstream in 2011

    2010-12-02T17:06:48Z

    Cloud services,mobile computing and social networking will converge to become a mainstream IT platform in 2011, according to market researchers IDC. "In 2011, we expect to see these transformative technologies make the critical transition from early adopter status to early mainstream adoption," said Frank Gens, senior vice president and chief ...

  • cranes in the air
    Article

    Up in the air: cloud computing and the auto industry

    2010-11-24T09:56:44Z

    Cloud computing is a work in progress in the global auto industry Cloud computing is catching on quickly, but adoption of the new technology in the car industry still faces many hurdles. Most companies see the opportunities for cost savings and improved efficiency resulting from the use of  an ...

  • Microsoft's Arkan
    Article

    Interview: Microsoft executive sees “dominant role” for cloud computing in auto industry

    2010-10-22T13:44:18Z

    Caglayan Arkan is in charge of Microsoft’s activities in the manufacturing and resources industries. In that role, he is also responsible for the software maker’s automotive business. He spoke this summer to automotiveIT’s Ralf Bretting about cloud computing, Microsoft’s automotive platform and the company’s ambitions in the automotive field. Microsoft ...