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  • gm mott.automotiveIT

    GM CIO Mott is confident IT transformation making progress


    GM CIO Randy Mott spoke at the Hanover automotiveIT Congress in March (Photo: Larry Peplin) More than halfway into a massive three-year project to transform IT at General Motors, Randy Mott is confident he's making progress. The CIO, who joined the largest North American carmaker in February, 2012, cites ...

  • GM Data Center.automotiveIT

    GM opens new data center as transformation of IT continues


    GM will manage global data from Warren, Michigan (Photo: GM) General Motors opened a new 130 million-dlr data center this week, as the automaker continues its company-wide IT transformation. The center - in Warren, Michigan, outside Detroit - will serve as the backbone for all of the company's global ...

  • Audi computing center.automotiveIT

    Audi's new computer center goes online


    Audi's new computing center is cooled by outside air when outside temperatures fall below 11 degrees (Photo: Audi) Audi switched on a new computer center it says will set new standards for green IT. The center, located at the premium car maker's headquarters in Ingolstadt, southern Germany, hosts all ...

  • volkswagen-logo small.automotiveIT

    VW boosts computing power, conserves energy


    Volkswagen has opened a new data processing center that will boost the carmaker's computing power by 20 pc. The computers at the new center, which is located at VW's headquarters in Wolfsburg, northern Germany, have a maximum capacity of 24.3 billion operations a second. That's considerably faster than the group's ...