Category: Digitalisation

Job Posting: Cluster Manager/ Technical Expert (m/f) in the area of Industry 4.0, Digitalization, Smart Technology for ACES (Asia Center of Excellence for Smart Technologies)

Our partners TUM International are seeking support in Malaysia: Cluster Manager/ Technical Expert (m/f) in the area of Industry 4.0, Digitalization, Smart Technology for ACES (Asia Center of Excellence for Smart Technologies) - apply now!

/ 9. May 2018

10 Things to Consider for a Successful Software Project Team

Technology can bring real value to your business, but only if you have an adequate team in place running your tech projects.

/ 14. February 2018


Industry 4.0 is one of the fastest growing topics amongst both practitioners and academics. However, there is no definition of Industry 4.0 which has reached consensus. One of the most accurate, yet generic, definitions is that “Industry 4.0 is a...

/ 12. December 2017

Augmented Reality in Manufacturing – Killer Applications or Hype?

Most German manufacturers still underestimate the potential innovation opportunity offered by augmented reality technologies. This is evidenced by the results of the IT Innovation Readiness Index 2014, a follow-up study conducted by the independent market research agency Pierre Audoin Consultants...

/ 13. October 2015

Industry 4.0 is Nothing without Big Data

As production lines and machines on the shop floor become more and more networked, down to every last sensor and actuator, there’s an enormous amount of status and movement data being generated. However, in the era of Industry 4.0, this...

/ 29. September 2015

BR24-App: “Personalization, personalization, personalization”

The Bavarian Broadcasting Company (Bayerischer Rundfunk) is a public-service radio and television broadcaster, based in Munich. BR is part of a consortium of public broadcasters in Germany and derives its income mainly from viewer and listener license fees. Every household...

/ 29. September 2015

The Cloud Sets the Course for Industry 4.0

Here in Germany, cloud services are only very slowly growing in popularity. This jeopardizes the extent to which small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) can benefit from the Industry 4.0 trend, as highlighted by the results of the IT Innovation Readiness...

/ 23. September 2015

Driving Industry 4.0 among German Manufacturers

There’s no longer any doubt about the significance of Industry 4.0 for the German economy. The core driver of this trend is the increasing digitalization that’s pushing its way into manufacturing at ever-greater speeds. This is sure to kick off...

/ 14. September 2015

Hubert Burda Media: Transforming Big Data into value

Hurbert Burda Media (HBM) is one of largest media companies in Germany, based in Offenburg, Munich and Hamburg. 10 300 employees have generated external sales of € 2.5 Billion in 2014. € 1.3 Billion were accounted for “Digital brands national”,...

/ 31. August 2015

Netflix: Personalization and Content-Development with Predictive Analytics

Attention is a scarce resource in our information-rich digital world. Content is abundant and supply exceeds demand by far. Music streaming-services are providing databases with more than 30 million songs in stock. The on-demand streaming-service Netflix has more than 10...

/ 15. August 2015