0
IT

T-Systems finds nearly half of German firms yet to initiate digitisation project

Tuesday 17 April 2018 | 13:43 CET | News
Nearly half (47 percent) of companies in Germany have yet to initiate a digitisation project, and only 30 percent of firms have progressed beyond the pilot phase into live operation of their projects, according to a new survey of 73 managers at German industrial firms commissioned by Deutsche Telekom's T-Systems subsidiary. Companies said that a lack of expertise (18 percent of respondents) and a lack of technical prerequisites (16 percent) as well as high investment costs (14 percent), unprofitability (14 percent) and uncertainty about the future (10 percent) were the main reasons why they

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: IT
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / T-Systems
Countries: Germany
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Deutsch Telekom issues July release of Open Telekom Cloud

Published 10 Jul 2018 12:37 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom said it has made a number of improvements to the Open Telekom Cloud as part of the July release of its ...

T-Systems releases more details on job cuts, turnaround plans

Published 27 Jun 2018 09:36 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom's corporate subsidiary T-Systems has released more details on its turnaround plan to restore the company to ...

T-Systems presents Azure Stack hybrid-cloud service at CEBIT

Published 13 Jun 2018 15:11 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom's T-Systems corporate subsidiary is presenting its managed Azure Stack at the CEBIT trade fair in Hannover, ...

T-Systems to offer SAP applications via Microsoft Azure

Published 30 May 2018 16:56 CET | Germany
T-Systems said it will also present six digitisation packages covering topics like the transition to the new SAP S/4HANA Business ...

Deutsche Telekom rolls out Zero-Touch device provisioning for Android

Published 24 May 2018 11:41 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom has launched a new cloud-based service for business customers enabling them to quickly set-up and configure ...

NZR offers energy management software via Open Telekom Cloud

Published 22 May 2018 12:21 CET | Germany
German energy management firm Nordwestdeutsche Zaehlerrevision (NZR) is now operating its CountVision software on the Open ...

Deutsche Telekom and SAP present IoT logistics service at Hannover Messe

Published 26 Apr 2018 15:45 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom and SAP said they are displaying an Internet of Things (IoT)-based logistics service at the Hannover Trade Fair ...

T-Systems Open Telekom Cloud receives SAP HANA certification

Published 25 Apr 2018 15:57 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom's T-Systems subsidiary announced that SAP has certified its Open Telekom Cloud service to interoperate with SAP ...

T-Systems restructures to launch Digital Solutions unit in Germany

Published 24 Apr 2018 12:41 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom's corporate arm T-Systems announced it would partially restructure itself to launch a new Digital Solutions unit ...

Deutsche Telekom releases hybrid version of Open Telekom Cloud

Published 19 Apr 2018 14:07 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom said its Open Telekom Cloud is now available as a hybrid cloud service, enabling companies to use Telekom's ...

T-Systems presenteert Data Intelligent Hub op Hannover-beurs

Published 18 Apr 2018 15:22 CET | Germany
De dienst beschikt over end-to-end encryptie en waarbij klanten volledige controle behouden over hun data. Klanten krijgen ...

T-Systems to present Data Intelligent Hub at Hannover trade fair

Published 18 Apr 2018 14:12 CET | Germany
Deutsche Telekom's T-Systems business customer arm has launched the Telekom Data Intelligent Hub (Telekom DIH), a platform for ...

Germany on track to miss 2025 gigabit targets in Baden-Wuerttemberg - report

Published 30 Mar 2018 14:15 CET | Germany
A new report from Tuev Rheinland said that Germany is going to fail to achieve its goal of nationwide gigabit coverage by 2025, ...

Eighty-five percent of mid-sized German IT firms expect revenue growth in 2018

Published 26 Mar 2018 13:43 CET | Germany
A total of 85 percent of Germany's medium-sized IT companies expect their revenues will continue to increase during the first ...

T-Systems CEO proposes restructuring of company's workforce, shifting business focus

Published 19 Mar 2018 13:56 CET | Germany
The CEO of Deutsche Telekom's corporate subsidiary T-Systems Adel Al-Saleh has said the composition of T-Systems workforce needs ...

German market for Big Data to top EUR 6 bln in 2018 - survey

Published 16 Mar 2018 15:14 CET | Germany
The market for Big Data applications in Germany is set to bring in revenues of about EUR 6.4 billion in 2018, a 10 percent ...

Nearly half of German firms work with digital consultants - study

Published 12 Mar 2018 14:36 CET | Germany
Nearly half (43 percent) of firms in Germany said they work with external consultants to help with the digital transformation of ...

German ICT industry issues mixed reactions to govt coalition agreement

Published 08 Feb 2018 16:04 CET | Germany
German industry associations have had mixed reactions to the digital policies contained in the coalition agreement reached 07 ...

German CEOs say firms struggle with new technologies - study

Published 07 Feb 2018 14:18 CET | Germany
German firms are struggling to successfully implement new technologies like artificial intelligence and robotics, found a new ...

Less than half of German firms have 1 full-time employee for data privacy - report

Published 26 Jan 2018 14:24 CET | Germany
Over half of firms in Germany (56 percent) are planning to set aside less than one full-time position for an employee who ...

Deutsche Telekom CEO says Europe should focus on IoT, B2B

Published 22 Jan 2018 15:30 CET | Germany
Germany and Europe should focus their digitisation efforts on the Internet of Things (IoT) and networked devices going forward ...

Nearly half German firms satisfied with country's pace of digitisation - survey

Published 18 Jan 2018 15:08 CET | Germany
Nearly 40 percent of firms in Germany believe the country is making good progress with its digitisation efforts, with 36 percent ...

German associations criticize govt coalition agreement for failure to support fibre roll-out

Published 15 Jan 2018 15:28 CET | Germany
A number of industry associations in Germany including Breko and the VATM have criticized the draft coalition agreement reached ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

21 Oct Logitech fiscal Q2
21 Oct Brand Marketing and Digital Summit
22 Oct DNA Q3 2019
22 Oct Calix Q3 2019
22 Oct Grameenphone Q3 2019
22 Oct Snap Q3 2019
22 Oct MWC Los Angeles 2019
23 Oct Orange Belgium Q3 2019
23 Oct Telenor Q3 2019
23 Oct Millicom Q3 2019
23 Oct Rogers Communications Q3 2019
23 Oct Microsoft fiscal Q1
23 Oct Netgear Q3 2019
23 Oct Annual Customer Service Summit
24 Oct Netia Q3 2019
24 Oct Comcast Q3 2019
24 Oct Nokia Q3 2019
24 Oct Juniper Networks Q3 2019
24 Oct Norwegian telecoms market H1 report
24 Oct Smith Micro Q3 2019
24 Oct Verisign Q3 2019
24 Oct STMicroelectronics Q3 2019
24 Oct Televisa Q3 2019
24 Oct Nordic Entertainment Q3 2019
24 Oct Amazon Q3 2019
24 Oct HKBN fiscal FY
24 Oct Maxlinear Q3 2019
25 Oct Verizon Q3 2019
25 Oct Shaw Communications fiscal Q4
25 Oct Charter Communications Q3 2019
::: More Calendar Items