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Internet of Things: the victor can be guessed from the start 20. January 2017

If you’ve been keeping up with the topic of digitization in Germany, authors have often come to the conclusion that the first half has been lost. Depending on its degree of optimism, analysis suggests either that there is still hope for the second half, or, unfortunately, that our chances of winning the game are probably “not very high anymore.” Industry 4.0 as a concept once again represent... read more

Specialized IT Security Expertise Crucial in Today’s World 23. September 2016

In the Internet of Things (IoT) era, machines are increasingly networked. A development that also contains inherent dangers. This is because such networks are an open invitation to cyber criminals if they are not sufficiently secured. The German federal government has already recognized these dangers and taken a crucial first step with its “Digital Agenda” and the IT Security Act to ensure tha... read more

Smart Home: No chance for digital burglars 10. June 2016

Effective burglar protection is already not very easy to accomplish in the analog world. With the advent of intelligent home systems that are linked to the Internet, safety issues are increasingly transferred to the virtual world as well. Smart homes must be protected from thieves – the tools for this are access limitations, firewalls, and warning systems.Users of smart home solutions should... read more

Big Data and The Internet of Things: Data Management is the Key 11. May 2016

Big Data and the Internet of Things invariably generate huge amounts of data. For example, in the industry sector, sensors often determine to the millisecond the up-to-date status of systems and objects, generating data that must be processed and stored. The mere gathering of information is not enough; it must also comprehensively analyzed in a targeted manner. This process should involve as much ... read more

Virtual Reality – the “emotionalization” of company data 25. April 2016

The digital era has changed the dynamics of supply and marketing. Commercial offers of today include new digital services such as tracking services for deliveries or the remote diagnosis of machines online– and the list goes on endlessly. When it comes to selling these services however, the major challenge consists in the fact that, while customers are excellently informed about products and pri... read more