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DrupalCamp Vienna 2015 — Connecting Open Minds

DrupalCamp Vienna 2015 — Connecting Open Minds

“Connecting Open Minds” may have been the official slogan of this year’s DrupalCamp in Vienna, but the unofficial slogan was “Drupal 8.” The stable 8.0.0 release had been issued just a few days previously, which explained the large crowd of participants and the wide range of talks on the topic. D8 was also the hot topic of conversation in discussions throughout the community. [Read More]

Efficiency through Test Automation

Efficiency through Test Automation

Automated tests can considerably reduce project costs and speed up development when they are used correctly, particularly in large software projects. Test automation is a powerful tool that safeguards quality in the software development process. It does this by checking that the process is running correctly and by detecting errors and weak points in the program code, as well as other problems or side effects. [Read More]

Slack — A Tool for Digitally Networked Teams

Slack — A Tool for Digitally Networked Teams

Digitally networked teams are a regular feature of today’s business world. As customers become more demanding, companies need to respond rapidly to change. Mobile access to information anytime and anywhere is essential to this approach, as it creates efficient working practices and quick solutions. It’s the only way to stay competitive. [Read More]

Get up off the Couch!

Get up off the Couch!

We have already made ourselves comfortable!
Yesterday at the CareerContacts recruitment fair in Karlsruhe it was all about #abaufdiecouch (getting up off the couch). CareerContacts is one of the largest recruitment fairs for students and graduates in the Karlsruhe area. We thought that the fair was professionally organized and we had the opportunity to take part in several interesting conversations. We are looking forward to following up on all the applications that we receive!

Join Us at the First WebTechNight in Karlsruhe!

Join Us at the First WebTechNight in Karlsruhe!

The first WebTechnight kicks off in Karlsruhe on Tuesday October 13, 2015.

The WebTechNight is aimed at all technology enthusiasts with a special liking for web technologies, software engineering, software architectures and networked systems, as well as at anybody who likes to think outside the box and wants to learn more about the wealth of different programming languages in use or the possibilities offered by the Internet of Things. [Read More]

Present Offsite and on the Move

Present Offsite and on the Move

The latest invention by our student trainee Alexander Weber means that our offsite employees can feel like they are attending meetings right here in person. Alexander’s invention is a telepresence robot, which can be controlled by the respective external users via a web interface, giving them direct access to our onsite meetings. [Read More]

Parallel Use of TV and the Internet: Is the Internet the New Ironing?

Parallel Use of TV and the Internet: Is the Internet the New Ironing?

An article by Fabian Huber about second screen usage from two perspectives

Not a Case of Competition between the Internet and TV

Multitasking is now the norm everywhere you look. Whether users are at home, on their way to work, or in the office: Doing multiple things at the same time has been part of everyday life since smartphones went mainstream. But has the smartphone now also become part of our everyday TV viewing habits? What are the strengths and weaknesses of this change as far as TV advertising is concerned? [Read More]

Generating added value for companies

Generating added value for companies

apiOmat provides a platform for connecting existing enterprise IT systems to mobile devices and wearables and gives companies the option of digitizing business processes. Business data and security systems are integrated into mobile applications and devices and thus ensure that individual business processes are made mobile. The advantages lie in the independence and agility of the platform.

With portable IT, future-proof infrastructure is being created that gives companies the necessary competitive strength. [Read More]