Deutsche Messe AG's decision to reposition CeBIT as a B2B platform for information technology was one of the best decisions in recent years, as this made its annual technology trade fair more relevant to exhibitors.
Security consultant Kevin Mitnick – at one time the world’s most famous, or infamous, hacker – will take centrestage this year at the CeBIT Global Conferences, part of the CEBIT trade show that will be held later this month in Hannover, Germany.
Next year’s CeBIT 2015 trade show in March will have as its lead theme ‘d!conomy,’ centring on the rapidly growing influence of IT across all areas of business and society, and the role of IT as a key driver of innovation.
British startup Viewsy emerged the winner in the 2014 CODE_n Startup of the Year competition, organised in conjunction with this year’s CeBIT trade fair in Hannover, Germany.
In a bid to grow its business and take on the competition, Deutsche Messe AG has altered its strategy to focus purely on business-to-business (B2B) information and communication technology (ICT), according to its top executive.
SAP has announced a ‘buy now, pay later’ offering that provides SME customers zero-percent financing for up to 24 months for the purchase of any SAP product on the reseller price list, and also announced the general availability of version 9.0 of the SAP Business One application for SAP HANA.
The iconic CeBIT technology tradeshow will have ‘Datability’ as its main theme next year, to denote the impact of big data in conjunction with the required sustainability and responsibility with regard to its use.