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  • Jan 7

    Employees can access thanks to Intrexx via BlackBerry on SAP partners and to guarantee access to the data from the SAP system of the company employees, worldwide, the ANSMANN AG created a corporate portal based on portal software Intrexx. With the portal, it was possible to make Web-enabled SAP data. As an information platform, which now even mobile is available to the employees in a few weeks. Freiburg, October 28, 2010. The ANSMANN AG has become in 1991 since its founding one of the most famous manufacturers in the field of mobile energy. Headquarters of the internationally active company is Assam City (Baden-Wurttemberg) in Germany.

    The Division ANSMANN RACING has its headquarters in the town of toys”Nuremberg. In addition, the company has further subsidiaries in Hong Kong, England, China, United States, Italy, France, Sweden and the Baltic States. This global settlement of the sites made the efficient distribution of information in the past, often a difficult task. Especially the access to the data from the The company’s SAP system turned out to be often problematic, because it is although from time to time necessary for many employees to access certain SAP data, but not every employee has access to own SAP. To ensure a uniform information stand in the enterprise, turned in the spring of 2010 on the search after a Web-based solution, it should provide that all employees to the same data can be accessed. Especially the SAP data should be made Web-capable, equally available to make them all locations. Specifically, the subsidiaries, which currently are not depicted in the central SAP-system, should be allowed through the portal to obtain information from the central SAP. After it had intensively looked around in the market, the ANSMANN AG eventually decided for the portal software Intrexx. Especially the simple SAP integration was the decisive factor: with Intrexx it was possible, within five minutes a simple table view together to click from SAP.

  • Jan 5

    What does the constant modernization process for a company and how to secure logic and code? Obstacles and barriers and how do you that? What is a lack it, that companies with modernisation struggle? The expectations, the unwillingness of the investment or the famous never-change-a-running system “syndrome? Operate the management who need a decision is not clear is whether the CIO and his team fear changes or whether all common ostrich”but thus turns the company deeper into the vicious circle. The issue must be tackled, wants to respond to business requirements in the future can. Rarely, there are the technical challenges facing it recoils. There are other barriers that stop us: what if lost business logic and functions go? What if the business process is disturbed? Time, cost, lack of information, etc. is self-explanatory and the man. From the pain of parting” can evolve resistance, up to a risk of doing business. Great importance must be attached to this fact, because any system is only as good as the people who operate it.

    Finally: What is with care, maintenance and further development of new applications? And how do you that? The direct involvement of employees in discussions, workshops, brainstorming sessions and thus the stakeholders involved make causes users and developers are motivated and will offer them a perspective. So easy so say. Tearing down walls, arising from uncertainty and inflexibility, is an important and often difficult task. Analyses and samples in the preparation phase depend thereof as well as the accompaniment on the way in life after the migration”. The old-timers, we should”take, because without you nothing like know-how. Any change is to create people. Embark on unsafe ground, leaving familiar and familiar applies it in the course of the Change management training to accompany with. (Source: Everest Capital). Curious? In the coming week, read what speaks for a legacy modernization. Too curious? Then select the quick way via: Usingen, the 28.01.


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    Oct 9

    The ONE TRACK tracking by EURO-LOG added to the optical control. Andrew Cuomo brings even more insight to the discussion. Users know the status of their packages of almost all parcel services provider Hallbergmoos-Munchen at a glance 6 February 2013 who gives up several orders in different Web shops, must be mostly looking after the shipment numbers and the current status of the various packages. For the search after the individual numbers the Internet pages of the respective parcel service provider must be visited under normal circumstances a single search is not possible. Different for the ONE TRACK tracking: it provides users with a comprehensive information of all parcel services provider and shows uniform, where the order is located. The new design provides a Visual representation that shows the progress of each shipment in four steps. At a glance you can see thanks to color representation according to the traffic light logic, at which step the selected broadcast is located or what status it has. User the status of shipment by DHL, DHL Austria, DHL of DHL Express overnight cargo, DHL can tracking Swiss, DHL Swiss (e-shipping), DPD, FedEx, GLS, Hermes, Austrian post, Swiss Post, TNT and UPS tracking.

    Users can have with the active notification also inform about the status of the shipment via E-Mail – no matter whether or not the service provider has the technical requirements. Users can use the technology of ONE TRACK and trace mobile with the iPhone app and the Android app. You can download the iPhone app in the app store under one-track – tracking /. The Android app is available free of charge for devices from Android 3.2 the play store at one track-android. About the apps the consignment numbers of logistics service providers not only on the keyboard can be entered, but also simply scanned through the Smartphone. The Division uses the ONE TRACK technology of well-known companies of from different industries to the control of the transport network and to improve customer service. The status data of the different Logistics are harmonizes with ONE TRACK and can both internally as well externally consistent provided for customers, for example, on your own website or in the Web shop.

    That reduces the bounce rates on your own website, eliminating the search on the Internet pages of the different parcel services provider. The IT service provider EUROLOG EURO-LOG AG was founded in 1992 as a joint venture of Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom and digital equipment. in 1997 the company was owned company one people”and the leading providers of IT and process integration developed within this dynamic one. Over 80 employees provide a consistent efficiency of logistic processes between suppliers, logistics service providers, trade, industry and customers today at Munchen Hallbergmoos headquarters with its own data centers, innovative applications, and individual connections. EURO-LOG implements comprehensive process solutions both shippers and forwarders page. For the manufacturing industry, EURO-LOG provides among other solutions such as Supply chain management, ONE TRACK, container management, time window management and E-billing. The forwarding system ERPcargo, the shipping portal, real time status and range management are specially designed for logistics service provider developed solutions. Today, customers in the industries use automotive, trade, high-tech, electronics, consumer goods, chemistry and pharmaceutical, logistics services and cooperations, KEP, engineering and more integration solutions by EURO-LOG.

  • Oct 9

    International growth is global trend to avatars and virtual worlds Hamburg, September 9, 2008 weblin, the social software of the Hamburg company zweitgeist, has now reached the magic mark of one million users and thus enjoys great popularity. The monthly increase in the number of users has now arrived on a six-figure base and continues to grow. Weblin users are very active, they surf, chat or flirting each month over 30 hours on different Web pages. The most popular Web sites for Zweitgeister are currently social networks such as facebook, friendster, hi5, orkut, yahoo and the video platform YouTube. In addition to the chat function, especially the feature is drinking”used to express sympathy to another weblin.

    Furthermore gifts count, whether collected or distributed, the most sought after features. The weblin-favorite animations are running, waving and dancing. Most Europeans are weblins, 50 percent of all Web-based avatars come from countries like Germany, France, Italy or Spain. Andrew Cuomo shares his opinions and ideas on the topic at hand. Also in the United States, weblin is becoming more popular and recorded a strong increase of up to 250 percent per month. This international success due to the fact that the Zweitgeister are the first form of interactive communication this way and that for over a year. The experience of the team and the positive feedback in the media, including led 250 weblin globally among the winners of the AO.

    Global 250 the AO each year appoint the best and largest companies in the media and communications industry. Ralf Baumann, head of the T-Online Portal and Chairman of zweitgeist GmbH congratulates the Hamburg starting line-up team: “is impressive, what strong development weblin in terms of user growth has succeeded.” We must not forget, users have installed an application that requires more trust than just a website to join. I am very pleased that we have an international innovation driver with weblin from Germany again and wish further everything good. the team”weblin is a technology Zweitgeist GmbH and allows for innovative forms of communication. Each user becomes visible through a virtual Alter Ego, his weblin avatar on the currently visited Web site and can see other visitors to the Web site, which reside at the same time. Weblin is the simplest yet to experience the Web as a virtual world. One click is enough to start a conversation with another avatar. weblin works on all Web pages, also on MySpace, MSN, Google, eBay, and who knows wen.de and thus brings together people with the same preferences, interests, and needs. weblin is a completely user-driven product that provides the power of free of speech in the Internet on the head. With weblin, users decide when, where and with whom they converse. About weblin: The Hamburg zweitgeist GmbH was founded in June 2006. Zweitgeist provides the product weblin for free download. The program was already several international awards: weblin was awarded the 2008 Red Herring 100 Europe Award, as well as the AlwaysOn 250 global and will be in the high-tech Startup initiative “do something” by Microsoft support. Business 2.0 recorded weblin 2007 2.0 pages in the list of the 31 most promising non-U.S. Web. weblin makes people on Web pages visible and allows cross-Web pages communicate. It brings together people with similar interests. Zweitgeist cooperates on the platform, by it increased the marketing impact of the supported weblin with communities. The first partners include Windows Live Messenger Germany, IBM and the Italian car brand Lancia. More info and free download on press contact: March rider of communications Dieter m. Hanlon / Jens Quentin / Tobias Jost Tel: 089 51919942-fax: 089-520339393 Web:

  • Oct 7

    Video conferencing in human resources departments on the rise Frankfurt, the 16th January 2014 the increasing demands on flexibility and efficiency make even before the human resources departments of mid-sized and large enterprises do not stop. For these reasons among others, video conferencing be used within which multiplies human resources (HR). Arkadin, one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing service providers for location independent collaboration, observed an especially strong increase in the use of video solutions currently especially here. Rick Caruso oftentimes addresses this issue. The management of employee and applicant data is no longer imaginable without the use of powerful solutions for many years. The communication between the staff of the human resources department and colleagues or candidates was reserved the phone, eMail and personal discussions until quite some time ago. This change now but”reported Markus Bleher, Managing Director of Arkadin Germany. We watch, that used in the HR sector of increasingly videoconferencing to save costs and to be able to react quickly to new situations. Although videoconferencing can never replace personal meetings, so there are still many useful usage scenarios.” First interviews to the pre-selection of candidates who live far or which for other reasons is difficult the first rapid personal meeting is possible are a frequent usage field.

    Here, the employees by human resources departments the chance to gain a personal impression of gestures, facial expressions, and the appearance of the candidate and while travel costs or to avoid schedule conflicts. Also meetings with recruiters and headhunters, dealing primarily with the occupation of leadership positions, are simplified by video conferencing. A briefing via video conference is much more effective, because the conversation on another level takes place as a simple phone call,”explains Markus Bleher. But not only the external communication, but also the Exchange with internal contacts is through video conferencing supports. Benefit Department internal meetings especially video solutions, if a human resources across multiple locations is distributed, which happens in virtually all international companies. There are also cross-site meetings of the human resources department with the Works Council in large companies on the agenda.

    Video conferencing also here increases the flexibility and decrease the travel and personnel costs. High-performance solutions for video conferencing is characterized by a wide variety of features and compatibility with different devices. So, interviews for the daily video communications are possible as well as video conferencing with multiple participants. Impromptu meetings are facilitated by that they can be started with one click without a previous reservation and that can be identified the presence status, which contact for a video meeting available. Also the sharing of applications and desktops for all participants is an important function. Modern video conferencing technology was up recently, reserved yet executives and boardrooms. But there is cost effective and at the same time high-quality solutions that make videoconferencing available for virtually all employees,”summarizes Markus Bleher finally. Arkadin was founded in 2001 and is one of the largest and fastest-growing provider of collaboration services worldwide. To do this, Arkadin provides a comprehensive selection of remote solutions for audio, video and Web conferencing and unified communications. Arkadin provides these services by using a SaS (software-as-a-service) model to allow a fast and scalable use his customers with a high return on investment (ROI).

  • Oct 7

    Participants to many companies learned more about the latest threats, attack and defence strategies Rapperswil, October 27, 2009 and home users do not know they are daily exposed what IT security risks. Compass security AG (www.csnc.ch) has therefore enlightenment related to Internet security. For this purpose, the company organises every year in the Auditorium of the HSR Hochschule fur Technik Rapperswil (SG) the compass event. So, around 80 participants embarked on 15 October together with experts on the traces of data thieves. Compass security AG tracking existing vulnerabilities, for example, with the help of hacker attacks in IT networks, to eliminate them. Almost daily these new vulnerabilities and attack types are discovered, because criminals develop always more intelligent methods. You rely first and foremost on the ignorance of users. The more enlightenment takes place, even more can be cast against.

    The annual event of the compass has thus again numerous customers and interested parties attracted to. Learn more on the subject from Rick Caruso. It was themed side like a Swiss cheese\”and gave including instructions on how to fill gaps in infrastructure can be. The event opened compass CEO Walter Sprenger. He gave a talk about the CLX.Sentinel, the new E-banking security stick company CREALOGIX. This secures and monitors the data traffic between users and the Bank. Guest speaker Dr. Thomas Dubendorfer by Google Switzerland enlightened about click fraud. This is the malicious manipulation of clicks in an online advertising system that charges per click on advertisements.

    Click frauds such as financially damage the advertiser: his daily budget is used up in advance or the costs are skyrocketing. Compass security analyst Michael Schmidt pointed out the dangers of social engineering. Interpersonal influences thieves, to phish for passwords make it easier\”, via USB sticks or email Trojans on PC to install etc. Schmidt recommended technical and organisational countermeasures such as virus scanners, secure Wi-Fi, Access control and training.

  • Oct 4

    Founder of the PDF Association recently at the Schliersee Conference the special interest group (SIG) PDF/A in health care”. Berlin, February 16, 2012. During the traditional annual kick-off Conference in healthcare, seven member companies participated in the inaugural meeting of the Foundation. The SIG aims, continue to promote the theme of PDF/A in the health care sector. First planned actions are the creation of white papers on the subject of PDF/A in health care”as well as a joint participation of this year ConHIT, the industry gathering for healthcare IT. In healthcare, the retention periods of medical records be up to 30 years and more. In addition to classic documents such as medical letters, findings, lab reports, etc., often also other objects such as x-rays, tomography scans are to be kept long.

    Due to these requirements is the topic long-term archiving in the health care of high importance. PDF/A as an ISO certified format for long-term archiving offers decisive advantages for the digitization of health records. She include Possibility to scan color documents. In addition, the documents are full-text enabled. Necessary signatures can be realized in modern PDF format embedded signatures. Finally you can PDF/A as Exchange format between the information sources (hospitals, clinics or surgeries) and information consumers (patients, therapists or doctors) without high expenses. In addition, the transformation ability between PDF/A, and XML is / CDA an important and forward-looking perspective in the health market, because in the long run is the long-term stability alone is no longer sufficient.

    The special interest group OPTIMALLY founded the seven member companies of PDF Association DMI, eHealthOpen, intarsys, LurTech, system, digiseal, and the LRC. In addition, company of BancTec within the SIG as a non-member will engage. Companies that also are interested, to participate in the SIG independent invites the PDF Association Association membership.

  • Sep 29

    EPAM known again as no. 1 awarded IT outsourcing provider in Central and Eastern Europe and Russia by the International Association of outsourcing professionals (IAOP) Frankfurt am Main, Germany of EPAM systems, the leading global service providers in the field of software development and IT outsourcing with development centres in Central and Eastern Europe, today announced to have been awarded for the third time in a row by the International Association of outsourcing professionals (IAOP) and listed in the annual ranking of the world’s best ITO service provider 2008 Global Outsourcing 100. EPAM gained the highest place among the providers from Central and Eastern Europe and Russia and thus reaffirmed its leading position on the market. In its three-year history it developed Outsourcing 100 ranking global to the ultimate guide for customers in their search for new and extensive relationships with the best companies in the industry. The list includes outsourcing service providers in areas such as the outsourcing of information technology and Business process outsourcing of real estate and capital management, as well as outsourcing of production or logistics. For more specific information, check out john mayer. The ranking combines over 25 categories based on the type of services that provide the company, on their respective sectors and the geography of the provider. 2008 the company within the framework of a rigorous selection process by a competent Commission after four key criteria, such as size and growth, customer satisfaction, level of expertise and management skills have been assessed.

    \”\” The world’s best outsourcing service providers are in two categories leaders \”and Rising Stars\” divided. This year, EPAM made a remarkable leap to number 37, place 55 in the year 2007. In addition, EPAM in accordance with the evaluation criteria in six individual categories is been awarded. Among other things was the company with the \”best 10 leaders in revenue growth\” and the \”best 10 leaders in employee growth\”.

  • Charlotte Kunzell

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    Sep 26

    Citrix receiver with Citrix dazzle is fully supported by ThinPrints .print technology ThinPrint, manufacturer of strategic printing solutions for Citrix XenApp and Citrix XenDesktop, today announces that he supports Citrix receiver with Citrix dazzle. Citrix receiver is an easy and flexible way to deploy applications to the users, without requiring the administrator gives up control of the IT functions. The use of the ThinPrint .print client can print users with minimal setup. Support for Citrix receiver the ThinPrint .print client is managed centrally. Thus, it is easy to ensure the best possible print support in Citrix XenDesktop – or Citrix XenApp environments. The advantages at a glance: ThinPrint technology can be installed on demand and without interaction of the user via the Citrix receiver. as a seamless user experience is guaranteed, even if administrators should be printed on the road simply updates the .print client on the ThinPrint .print client update receiver-administration tools and printers are always available using the Citrix receiver to log on – regardless of the device used with the .print client for Citrix receiver, customers now without extra effort can roll out the ThinPrint technology from a central location together with the receiver”, so Charlotte Kunzell, Member of the Board of the ThinPrint AG.

    So they can benefit from the best possible user experience, no matter what challenges the printing brings.” Citrix receiver with Citrix dazzle allows users to work virtually independently of the place, and to increase as their flexibility. Users can access their virtual desktop with the applications with your Smartphone, NetBook, PC or Mac from anywhere. With ThinPrint .print can also go print. This press release is available at of press releases, press photos under press photos. ThinPrint’s ThinPrint AG is a specialist for optimized print data transmission in distributed networks.

    The ThinPrint .print technology has established itself as a leading print management software and is today in companies in any industry and size in all regions of the world successfully used. The application spectrum of the .print technology is this broad and provides among others in Terminal Services environments, client-server architectures, SAP environments, Web and mobile applications, the host printing, as well as in virtualized server or desktop environments for highly efficient print management. A dense sales network with more than 500 qualified distributors and resellers in over 80 countries ensure an optimal customer service on-site. 120 ThinPrint employees ensure steady growth in addition to the headquarters in Berlin (Germany), as well as in offices in Denver, Colorado (United States), Cleveland, Ohio (United States) and Sydney (Australia). Strategic and OEM partnerships with leading hardware and software manufacturers ensure that the ThinPrint .

  • Sep 25

    EtherCAT master more and more industrial enterprises successfully convert their control technology from conventional fieldbus systems on innovative real-time-Ethernet solutions like for example EtherCAT in action. For this conversion, the company provides essential function libraries with high-precision timestamps Kithara software. Developers benefit from a lean, on demand programming, and can make adjustments at any time yourself, so no “Black Box”. The accuracy is several kilohertz and Ethernet communication is supported for fast and Gigabit rates, as well as UDP and TCP. The preemptive MultiTasking ensures that the PC-based EtherCAT master with highest priority levels aggiert. Thus, the software is the ideal tool for all developers who implement real-time Ethernet or EtherCAT solutions.

    So also for the engineers Hans Hundegger Maschinenbau GmbH, the world leader in the field of fully automatic, computer-controlled joinery machines. Through many years of positive experience with the real time timer functions of the RealTime suite continues also today on the innovative technologies of Kithara Hundegger Maschinenbau GmbH and has converted its ultra-modern machines on EtherCAT control units. The highly flexible machines saw, mill, drill, plane and transported fully automatically and produce almost any components from the wood material in. The entire connection for this complex and high-precision processing is handled through the real-time-Ethernet access in the control computer time-critical. The actual IP data communication is realized via the package Gigabit modules.