Mobile security expected to highlight CeBit conference

IT vendors are quick to spot a trend, and security is the latest. I’m regularly bombarded with studies paid for by vendors on the sad state of IT security, particularly mobile security. So

Published on: March 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon

The secret behind CEBIT’s success

HANNOVER, Germany – Walking around CEBIT 2012 is like seeing what Comdex might have looked like had it survived. Many years ago now, when the world was still recovering from the attacks of

Published on: March 8th, 2012 Shane Schick

CEBIT 2012 opens with Google on ‘managing trust’

HANNOVER, Germany – Less than a week after making changes to its privacy policy that sparked criticism from around the globe, Google’s chairman Eric Schmidt spoke to the theme of “managing trust” at

Published on: March 5th, 2012 Shane Schick

IBM splits memory and processor on eX5 servers

IBM Corp. introduced a new line of eX5 servers for the x86 platform at CeBIT in Hannover, Germany, which offer big benefits for virtualization projects by removing the need to buy more servers

Published on: March 4th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

SAP bundles R/3, other apps in new ERP release

SAP AG is rolling out a beefed-up version of its enterprise resource planning (ERP) software aimed at users who are daunted by the prospect of buying and installing a full set of the

Published on: March 16th, 2003 Marc L. Songini

Wireless video coming soon

You can't stream video over a Wi-Fi 802.11b wireless network, right? The technology's 11Mbps bandwidth isn't sufficient. Wrong. At this year's CeBIT computer show in Germany, Korean technology giant Benq Corp. was doing

Published on: March 12th, 2003 Andrew Charlesworth

Software company’s publicity gag goes awry

It started as a marketing gimmick, meant to draw attention to Inform AG's security software, in advance of the CeBIT trade fair. But a few recipients took the German company's direct-mail pitch -

Published on: March 20th, 2001 Rick Perera

Internet, wireless drive top themes for CeBIT ’01

Visitors to the massive IT and telecommunications trade fair CeBIT, which opens next week in Germany, are particularly interested in Internet and wireless telecommunications technologies, according to one survey. But if they're expecting

Published on: March 15th, 2001 Rick Perera

Mobile e-commerce applications still a rarity

Mobile electronic-commerce was talked about a lot at this year's CeBIT, in Hanover, Germany in February, but vendors and applications providers still have hurdles to overcome in developing the fledgling market.

Published on: April 6th, 2000 Mary Lisbeth DAmico