Press archive 2015

Press archive 2015


Here is an overview of our press information released in 2015

12/10/2015 - Great interest in the functions of Smart Glasses

  • 38 percent of Germans can imagine using smart glasses
  • Most popular features are information about sights and navigation

08/10/2015 - Medium-sized IT enterprises become more important

  • Number of companies increased by 4 percent up to 9,092
  • Employment in medium-sized IT enterprises rises by 6 percent up to 395,000 employees

07/10/2015 - Industry 4.0 crucial for business success

  • The greatest obstacles are growing demand for investment, shortage of skilled professionals and lacking standards
  • Four out of ten manufacturing companies already use Industry 4.0 applications
  • Company survey by Bitkom Research and EY

06/10/2015 - E-books established within the media mix

  • Bitkom survey: one out of four Germans reads digital books
  • Reading device trend leans towards smartphones and tablet computers
  • Alternative deployment models establish besides e-book shopping

05/08/2015 - Was_tun_bei_HandyVerlust

  • Not available in English

11/05/2015 - Industrie_40_ist_Chefsache

  • Not available in English

15/03/2015 - Digitalisation is greatest challenge facing the economy

  • Business models of every second company are changing as a result
  • Vast majority of top managers consider this transition an opportunity
  • Digital economy is primary focus of CeBIT under the motto "d!conomy"

15/03/2015 - German ICT market grows by 1.5 percent

  • BITKOM increases forecast for 2015
  • Size of workforce rises to nearly one million

16/02/2015 - TaxiApps_setzen_sich_durch

  • Not available in English

28/01/2015 - BITKOM industry confident ahead of CeBIT

  • Eight out of ten companies anticipate rising sales
  • BITKOM index remains steady at a level of 72
  • Partner country China is the fastest-growing ICT market