IAM Technologies 2017

Identity and Access Management is currently one of the fastest growing IT sectors. Companies of all sizes are starting to see the benefits of IAM solutions and the emergence of cloud-based IAM has added a remarkable share to the market growth. The ever-tightening policies for data protection are driving SMEs and large enterprises to use Read more about IAM Technologies 2017[…]

2nd Global 5G Technology Congress Kicks off in Shanghai

The 5th generation of mobile technology (5G) is positioned to address the demands and business contexts of 2020 and beyond. It will enable a fully mobile and connected society that is characterized by a tremendous growth in connectivity, traffic density and volume as well as a broad range of use cases and business models. We Read more about 2nd Global 5G Technology Congress Kicks off in Shanghai[…]

Main devices used in the EU to surf the internet, by age groups, 2016

More than 80% of persons aged 16 to 74 in the European Union (EU) used the internet in 2016, in many cases via several different devices. Mobile phones or smart phones were the device most used to surf the internet, by over three-quarters (79%) of internet users. They were followed by laptops or netbooks (64%), Read more about Main devices used in the EU to surf the internet, by age groups, 2016[…]

Behavioural change toward energy efficiency through ICT

Specific Challenge: The objective is to demonstrate that ICT-based solutions can contribute to saving energy by motivating and supporting behavioural change of energy end-users. The main challenges are (i) establishing cost-effectiveness, i.e. demonstrating that solutions allow a good return on investment through energy savings (ii) making energy usage data accessible to the consumer and to Read more about Behavioural change toward energy efficiency through ICT[…]

Internet of Things

Almost 8 million ICT specialists employed in the EU in 2014

In the European Union (EU), nearly 8 million persons were employed in 2014 as Information and Communication Technology (ICT) specialists, representing 3.7% of total employment. Over recent years, both the number and the share of ICT specialists in total employment have continuously increased to better adapt to an ever digitalised world. However, almost 40% of Read more about Almost 8 million ICT specialists employed in the EU in 2014[…]

Boost synergies between artists, creative people and technologists

Specific Challenge: Innovation, today, is as much about novel solutions that technology and design can provide as it is about understanding needs of society and ensuring wide participation in the process of innovation. In this context, the Arts are gaining prominence as a catalyst of an efficient conversion of S&T knowledge into innovative products, services, Read more about Boost synergies between artists, creative people and technologists[…]

CALL – Behavioural change toward energy efficiency through ICT

Specific Challenge: The objective is to demonstrate that ICT-based solutions can contribute to saving energy by motivating and supporting behavioural change of energy end-users. The main challenges are: establishing cost-effectiveness, i.e. demonstrating that solutions allow a good return on investment through energy savings making energy usage data accessible to the consumer and to designated third Read more about CALL – Behavioural change toward energy efficiency through ICT[…]

CALL – Smart Cyber-Physical Systems

The importance of the areas of the often time and safety-critical embedded and cyber-physical systems will continue to grow with the increasing pervasiveness of ICT and the development of the Internet of Things. The challenge is to design, programme and implement highly distributed and connected digital technologies that are embedded in a multitude of increasingly Read more about CALL – Smart Cyber-Physical Systems[…]