ICT solutions

In Digital Transformation The Winner Takes It All

In Digital Transformation The Winner Takes It All

14 Nov 2016 comment

The private sector is very aware of digital tranfromation, and in this area we expect even more aggressive investments in digital transformation, especially because of lack of skilled labour, elimination of the organizational inefficiencies and very clear focus on finding the ways to achieve competitiveness, said Oracle Croatia CEO Marin Tadić in the interview for ICTbusiness.biz

SAP’s Major Update to Hana Database Includes Free Version

SAP’s Major Update to Hana Database Includes Free Version

9 Nov 2016 comment

Business software maker SAP introduced the most significant update to its database software in five years, including new tools for analyzing streams of data created by smart sensors and a lightweight free version for developers to test, according to Bloomberg. Hana 2, the second major release of SAP’s main database software since its wide release in 2011, includes tools for analyzing and predicting machine and geographic data and becomes available to customers Nov. 30.

IBM Named A Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

IBM Named A Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage

9 Nov 2016 comment

IBM has been recognized as a Leader for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage in Gartner’s 2016 Magic Quadrant for Distributed File Systems and Object Storage.

Hack it! the First Hrvatski Telekom Hackhaton Starts Today

Hack it! the First Hrvatski Telekom Hackhaton Starts Today

4 Nov 2016 comment

Today Hack it!, kicks off. It is the first hackhaton organised by Hrvatski Telekom and hub:raum, incubator of Deutsche Telekom, where more than 10 teams are to compete in developing the best solution for the communication of the future in only 24 hours and in winning the main prize of HRK 20,000.

Microsoft Introduces Windows 10 Update

Microsoft Introduces Windows 10 Update

27 Oct 2016 comment

Microsoft plans to release an update to Windows 10 software in the spring that will add creative features especially conducive for virtual and augmented reality, according to Bloomberg. The update will be free to current Windows 10 users and will include tools to invent and share 3-D objects, said Microsoft Windows chief Terry Myerson at an event in New York to showcase new hardware for the holiday season as well as Windows 10 updates.

Chain Releases Blockchain Code for All to Use

Chain Releases Blockchain Code for All to Use

25 Oct 2016 comment

After a year of promises that the technology would revolutionize Wall Street, anyone can now download an entire blockchain specifically built for financial services, according to Bloomberg. Chain, the San Francisco-based startup that’s working with Visa and has made a presentation on the benefits of blockchain to Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, just released to the public the 30,000 lines of open-source code that make up its Core Developer Series.

IT industry is currently facing lots of challenges

IT industry is currently facing lots of challenges

24 Oct 2016 comment

On international level, we are noticing that the first trend in health IT is creating national platforms for e-health solutions, said Branka Lasić in exclusive interview for ICTbusiness.biz. The main goal is to integrate software solutions from all health organizations with national health platforms. The second trend is connecting those health organizations with each other for exchange of medical data to help doctors and patients.

Inchoo Developed Croatian Language Pack for Magento 2

Inchoo Developed Croatian Language Pack for Magento 2

21 Oct 2016 comment

Croatian ICT company Inchoo, well known for its e-commerce solutions based on Magento platform, has provided a Language Pack for Magento 2 in Croatian language. They believe that customers are more comfortable using their native language when visiting web shops.

Mandić: Adding value from available data shows the largest market potential

Mandić: Adding value from available data shows the largest market potential

19 Oct 2016 comment

Digital transformation in companies and in public sector, new customer expectations with the necessity for their service and product providers to have a good understanding of their needs and behaviors, are the key drivers for the IT industry, said Ante Mandić, IN2 CEO, in an interview for ICTbusiness.biz.

U.K. Startup Is Using A.I. to Speed Up Financial Compliance

U.K. Startup Is Using A.I. to Speed Up Financial Compliance

16 Oct 2016 comment

A U.K. startup that uses artificial intelligence to help banks and other financial firms with anti-money laundering compliance received $8.3 million to fund its expansion in Europe and North America, according to Bloomberg.

Amazon Teams With VMware for Hybrid Cloud to Rival Microsoft

Amazon Teams With VMware for Hybrid Cloud to Rival Microsoft

15 Oct 2016 comment

Amazon.com is teaming up with VMware to let customers combine VMware’s software for corporate networks with Amazon’s internet-based cloud-computing services, a bid by Amazon to better compete with rival Microsoft in hybrid cloud solutions, according to Bloomberg.

Combis is Donating Applications Built in NeoStartup

Combis is Donating Applications Built in NeoStartup

14 Oct 2016 comment

Combis has donated the ER Scheduler solution to the Institute of Emergency Medicine of Vukovar-Srijem County, and the Olive Manager solution to the agricultural cooperative Marina.

Inchoo from Croatian Silicon Valley

Inchoo from Croatian Silicon Valley

12 Oct 2016 comment

People first, focus and knowledge sharing, these are the things that make Inchoo, the company from Osijek, stand out from the competition, as Tomislav Bilić, manager and founder of the company love to boast. He says that so far they have had 255 clients from 44 countries. This number includes all clients they have had any kind of engagement with.

Yandex Expands to Hungary With Transport Tracking App

Yandex Expands to Hungary With Transport Tracking App

11 Oct 2016 comment

Yandex , Russia’s largest search engine, is expanding to Hungary with an app that promises to help users navigate Budapest’s public transport system, according to Bloomberg.

Intel announced the availability of Intel Building Management Platform

Intel announced the availability of Intel Building Management Platform

10 Oct 2016 comment

Intel announced the availability of Intel Building Management Platform (Intel BMP) to help small- and medium-size buildings become smart and connected. Intel BMP has built-in security and manageability essentials to manage data from a broad set of building systems and sensors, and to filter and transfer data to the cloud (or on-premises servers).

Shipments of cellular M2M terminals will reach 5.7 million units in 2020

Shipments of cellular M2M terminals will reach 5.7 million units in 2020

6 Oct 2016 comment

Approximately 2.7 million cellular M2M terminals were shipped globally during 2015 according to a new research report from the M2M/IoT analyst firm Berg Insight. Growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.1 percent, this number is expected to reach 5.7 million in 2020.

Combis Snatches Three EuroCloud Awards

Combis Snatches Three EuroCloud Awards

6 Oct 2016 comment

EuroCloud declares winners of EuroCloud Award 2016 competition in the Bucharest's final. The competition of the best European provider of cloud services in five categories completed with a great success of the nominated Croatian solutions.

Solteq launches dedicated Magento Practice to boost its international growth and offering

Solteq launches dedicated Magento Practice to boost its international growth and offering

6 Oct 2016 comment

Solteq, company from Norway with expertise of multichannel and digital commerce, will launch a dedicated Magento Practice, for developing and implementing ecommerce solutions using the platform. As stated by the company, the launch of Magento Practice is a logical continuum in Solteq’s new strategy focusing on customer, international growth and offering that covers the entire chain of digital commerce. The Practice to be launched will mainly serve Nordic mid-market commerce customers.

Juniper Networks Extends Software-Defined Secure Networks With Advanced Automated Enforcement and Threat Prevention

Juniper Networks Extends Software-Defined Secure Networks With Advanced Automated Enforcement and Threat Prevention

5 Oct 2016 comment

Today's threats are evolving at an accelerated rate, challenging organizations to operate safely across their networks. These conditions are calling for fast and intelligent security that's built around real-time threat prevention, automated enforcement and adaptive protection.

Intel Security Launched its 2017 Consumer Security Lineup

Intel Security Launched its 2017 Consumer Security Lineup

5 Oct 2016 comment

Intel Security launched its 2017 consumer security lineup featuring security innovations to better protect the devices people use every day against the latest threats. The centerpiece of the new portfolio is a next-generation anti-malware engine that offers more efficient and effective detection by offloading analysis to the cloud.

Industry Leaders Establish Partnership on AI Best Practices

Industry Leaders Establish Partnership on AI Best Practices

3 Oct 2016 comment

Amazon, DeepMind/Google, Facebook, IBM and Microsoft announced that they will create a non-profit organization that will work to advance public understanding of artificial intelligence technologies (AI) and formulate best practices on the challenges and opportunities within the field. Academics, non-profits, and specialists in policy and ethics will be invited to join the Board of the organization, named the Partnership on Artificial Intelligence to Benefit People and Society (Partnership on AI).

$200 Million Investments For Two Chinese Bike-Sharing Startups

$200 Million Investments For Two Chinese Bike-Sharing Startups

2 Oct 2016 comment

China’s two largest bike-sharing services both landed major investments within days of each other, one of them at an unprecedented $500 million valuation, according to Bloomberg.

Intel, Lenovo, PayPal and Synaptics Bring Fingerprint Authenticated Payments to the PC

Intel, Lenovo, PayPal and Synaptics Bring Fingerprint Authenticated Payments to the PC

30 Sep 2016 comment

Lenovo announced a collaboration with Intel, PayPal and Synaptics to bring secure online payments to the personal computer with just the touch of a finger. With the new Lenovo Yoga 910 featuring a 7th Gen Intel Core processor, buyers making purchases from their PCs will have access to enterprise-grade security measures without the use of passwords.

Public Cloud Services Revenues Will Reach $38.6 Billion in Western Europe by 2020

Public Cloud Services Revenues Will Reach $38.6 Billion in Western Europe by 2020

11 Sep 2016 comment

According to the latest release of the Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC), worldwide revenue from public cloud services will reach over $195 billion in 2020, more than doubling the current market size. Western Europe will continue to represent around a fifth of the global market, with revenues growing from a $15 billion in 2015 to $38.6 billion in 2020, at a 20.8% five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR).

Multiple Cloud Infrastructures preferred in the companies

Multiple Cloud Infrastructures preferred in the companies

10 Sep 2016 comment

Results of a new global survey indicate that nearly three-quarters of enterprises continue to adopt multiple private and public cloud strategies. The findings highlight the need for organizations to adopt solid information management and security strategies.