Technological progress and increased digital connectivity fueled by pandemic.
The first text message ever sent, reading "Merry Christmas," was sold for 107,000 euros ($121,000) as a “Non-Fungible Token” (NFT) at a Paris auction house on 21 December 2021 by the British telecoms company Vodafone.
Serge Linckels, Ministry of Education, Children & Youth: “Using digital technologies to redesign the whole department”
Serge Linckels, Deputy Director-General for Vocational Training at the Ministry of Education, Children & Youth, winner of ICT Luxembourg Awards (Digital Transformation Project of the Year), looks back on the digital transformation journey of his department and its philosophy and talks about his ambitions for 2022.
Gartner identified six trends that infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders must start preparing for in the next 12-18 months. By 2025, CIOs will fill 65% of open I&O leader positions with people that have no I&O experience.
On December 7th at LuxExpo the Box, more than 500 people attended the 15th edition of IT One Gala, organised by Farvest, which annually gathers the Luxembourg IT Community to highlight the most technological, innovative and inspiring projects that the country has to offer. After an insightful conference focused on the data economy and an enriching networking cocktail, the evening ended with a prestigious dinner and the much-anticipated Luxembourg ICT Awards' Ceremony.
A world first has been achieved in France: the deposit of DNA-encoded digital archives in the Archives nationales.
How can 5G connectivity contribute to better healthcare?
Eighty-eight percent of Boards of Directors (BoDs) view cybersecurity as a business risk, as opposed to a technology risk, according to a new survey from Gartner, Inc. However, only 12% of BoDs have a dedicated board-level cybersecurity committee.
On November 3rd, the Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) announced that it will be the first local government in Korea to establish a metaverse platform, which has emerged as a contactless communication channel in the post-pandemic era, to start providing a new-concept public service by using the platform in its administration.
Most CIOs will soon — if they don’t already — play a central role on their enterprise sustainability team, developing new technology solutions, services and IT/digital infrastructure and building critical data platforms to drive sustainable business strategy. The task seems enormous, but a few key actions can ensure they are more effective.
Analysts Explore Industry Trends at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2021 Americas, October 18-21.