Big Data ≧ Data +++++

Big Data ≧ Data + Questions + Algorithmic Knowledge + Commitment + Collaboration. Many big data activities fail to establish the necessary preconditions for success. In science the main challenges are the access to data and the collaboration across disciplines. For companies, however the main challenge in applying big data is […]

Neue Einsichten in der Ausbildung im Bereich Multimedia

Wie die Ausbildung im Bereich Multimedia Production an  der HTW Chur bei den Studierenden ankommt, zeigen beispielhaft vier nachfolgende Statements von ehemaligen Studierenden nach deren Eintritt ins Berufsleben. Florence Gross, Marc Fehr, Benjamin Hanimann und Simon Pedross berichten ueber ihre Erfahrungen als Studenten mit MMP Studium Multimedia Production. Florence Gross, […]

Start zu einem Virtuellen Multimedia-Forensic-Education-Lab

In der Schweiz sind mehrere Institutionen an einem unabhängigen Multimedia-Forensic-Education-Lab interessiert. Eine Realisierung scheiterte bisher am Aufwand, am unsicheren Business-Case  oder an unterschiedlichen Zielsetzungen. Seit Anfang 2016 ist in der EU ein grosses Forschungsprojekt mit mehreren kompetenten Organisationen in diesem Bereich angelaufen. Mitte September letztes Jahres fand in Athen ein […]

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Editorial Newsletter Winter 2017

Dear SI Member You are holding a revived version of our newsletter in your hand. This publication is one of three components of the online presence of the SI 2.0. The other two are the (static) homepage and the online magazine respectively. Owing to WordPress technology, the new magazine invites […]

Blogroll: Upside of Disruption

Today, it is important for all of us to see not just the dots,but the processes that connects to form the basis of our society. The forum is set put to help others join together online and seize the upside of disruption to generate new insights to bring people from […]

Computational Thinking ≠ Programming

Introduction Computational Thinking is argued to be tomorrow’s reality as a crucial skill for the 21st Century workforce. What process one follows to formulate and resolve a problem, and how the abilities of human thinking can be combined with the technical abilities of a computer to do so, are at […]

ICT-Support – better together

For decades, due to a lack of real alternatives, business process/requirements had to be mapped with local ICT support processes and also “best practices” based system management environments that have functioned to date and always acted as a robust “backbone”. As with advancing digitalization and future topics such as “artificial […]

German Society for Computer Science under New Management

Bonn/Berlin, January 16, 2017 – Since January 1, 2017, Daniel Krupka and Cornelia Winter have formed the new executive board of the Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (GI), the largest community of computer scientists in the German-speaking world. Daniel Krupka will manage the office in Berlin and maintain contact with politics, […]

Security by Design

Almost 90% of successful cyber attacks start with phishing attacks / social engineering e.g. via email and the malware activated and spread via this e.g. ransomware, encryption Trojans, spyware. -> With now easily controllable and automated cloud services such as Office365, email signing, email encryption, managed mail security, managed security, cloud […]