Das wesentliche Anliegen des Product-Lifecycle-Management-Konzepts ist die Integration von Prozessen, Applikationen, Daten und Dokumenten. Knapp mehr als die Hälfte der Fertigungsunternehmen in Deutschland verfügt als Basis heute schon über eine umfangreiche IT-Integration entlang des Produktlebenszyklus. …mehr
Die Prozessindustrie ist auf optimale Logistikprozesse und eine effiziente Prozessabwicklung vom Rohstoffeinkauf bis zur Auslieferung angewiesen. Die automatische Identifizierung ermöglicht es den Unternehmen, Produkte zurückzuverfolgen und Logistikprozesse zu optimieren. Der Einsatz dieser Technologien in der Prozessindustrie wurde von RAAD untersucht. …mehr
Gut jedes zehnte Unternehmen ist von massiven Sicherheitsproblemen im IT-Umfeld betroffen. Den zunehmenden Security-Herausforderungen begegnen viele mit formell ausgearbeiteten Sicherheitskonzepten. Dies geht aus einer Untersuchung des Statistischen Bundesamtes hervor. …mehr
Mit vielen neuen Produkten und Feature-Verbesserungen will NetApp weiter um einen Spitzenplatz unter den Speicheranbietern kämpfen. Virtualisierung, Cloud und Partnerschaften sollen den Kunden helfen, ihre komplexe IT-Landschaft zu vereinfachen - und NetApp auf Platz eins zu hieven. …mehr
Premium-Inhalt. Worldwide semiconductor revenue is expected to go up this year, with Samsung gaining ground on top semiconductor company Intel in market share, Gartner said in a study released Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. is a useful utility for analyzing the contents of your text files, either individually or in batch mode. In many ways, it's a friendly shell around common grep functionality. The default is to simply count the unique words in a file, and their frequency (common English words like a and the are normally not counted, though this can be changed). This alone has some utility for programmers, but the real power of this program comes in two features: The ability to scan an entire folder tree and the ability to look for and count specified patterns.
Premium-Inhalt. If you were like every other geek child out there, you too may have wished to be beamed to the starship Enterprise in geosynchronous orbit directly above your house. Then you'd want to take the elevator to the bridge and walk through those automatic air-whooshing doors. Star Trek enthusiast had those same dreams and built an air-powered automatic door for his own home, and so can you.
Premium-Inhalt. We are at war, and I don't mean the literal kind. It's the first all-out cyber war, not between nations but between factions: those who agree with what WikiLeaks is trying to do, and those who oppose them.
Premium-Inhalt. As the scandal continues to unfold, "hacktivists" and "hacktivistas" are joining the fray with a volley of hacking countermeasures aimed at weakening Wikileaks from the one side, and retaliating on the other. Join PCWorld editors Robert Strohmeyer, Steve Fox, Jason Cross, and Ed Albro as they explore highlights of Wikileaks' past exploits and the site's future prospects amid growing controversy.
Premium-Inhalt. is grabbing headlines this week, as Google reveals more details about its cloud-based operating system for mobile devices. Netbooks running Chrome OS won't ship until mid-2011, however, which allows us plenty of time to speculate on potential shortcomings.
Premium-Inhalt. If WikiLeaks' Julian Assange were in memoir-writing mode, I'd bet "How to Win Friends and Influence People" would not be among the likely titles.
Premium-Inhalt. On Wednesday afternoon, Apple released a firmware update for the models to address problems with booting and responsiveness.
Premium-Inhalt. Salesforce.com, with its addition of Heroku's Ruby cloud application platform, wants to position itself as a destination for next-generation application developers. But rival cloud vendor Engine Yard believes the Heroku/Salesforce.com pairing, while validating Ruby on the cloud, is the wrong way to go.
Premium-Inhalt. Federal prosecutors more than $1 million in high-tech equipment from facilities in Massachusetts and North Carolina and trying to sell it over the Internet.
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Premium-Inhalt. recently announced the latest version of its that includes a high-speed virtual appliance for data centers and enables a dramatic reduction in the amount of traffic that has to cross WAN links by removing repetitive bytes.
Premium-Inhalt. The Sims Medieval is a big leap away from the free-play Sims 3 experience. EA hopes this special Limited Edition will tempt legacy players and newcomers alike to give it a go.
Premium-Inhalt. A loosely organized group of Internet hacktivists took down Visa's website Wednesday, after organizing a
Premium-Inhalt. From the to to , 2010 has been a year of tears and jeers for Apple. There's no doubt that Apple had several victories mixed in with its year of pain such as , which sparked a revival in the one-panel tablet computer. The iPod Touch took several steps closer to being the , and the with users despite its reported problems.
Premium-Inhalt. Recently I noticed that whenever I downloaded a file in Firefox, the program turned into molasses--especially just after the download finished. The browser would literally freeze up for seconds at a time for about a minute after.
Premium-Inhalt. Motorola announced two rugged Wi-Fi-ready mobile computers Tuesday for use in retail, manufacturing and health care.
Premium-Inhalt. The agreement announced this week by VMware and LG electronics will act a proof of concept of VMware's virtualization technology on mobile devices, but may not do either VMware or LG much good otherwise, analysts say.
Premium-Inhalt. The media-streamer hits keep coming from Western Digital. Hot on the heels of the capable WD TV Live Plus (which streams media from the Internet, your local network, and a connected USB drive), the WD TV Live Hub adds a 1TB internal hard drive that can double as network storage and a media server; support for more Web streaming media services; a major user interface overhaul; and improved search and filtering features. While a tad pricey at $200 (price as of December 5, 2010), its strong feature set and first-rate user interface should appeal to people who have a lot of their own high-def media to stream to multiple rooms--and who also want easy access to top commercial Web services.
Premium-Inhalt. In terms of technical specs, Google's Chrome OS notebook isn't much different from other 12.1-inch laptops, except for one thing: There's no caps lock on the keyboard.
Premium-Inhalt. Intellectual Ventures, a patent portfolio developer and broker started by former Microsoft CTO Nathan Myhrvold, has filed patent lawsuits against nine tech companies, including Symantec, McAfee and Hynix Semiconductor.