Awards for Corporate Social Responsibility
The Faculty of Information Technology of the University of Jyväskylä celebrated its 15 years of operation and awarded some of its graduates who have been successful in the field, people who have had a significant impact on the IT industry and have carried it forward.
Research: Sokos and Prisma among the top three online stores in Finland
The Digital Leaders in Finland 2013 study carried out by consulting company Magenta Advisory compared the success of Finnish companies in different digital dimensions. One section of the research compared Finland's most developed online stores. The study focused on the companies’ ability to sell through electronic channels from the viewpoints of product presentation, functionality of the buying process, and sales support.
Collaboration with universities and colleges to deepen
38 students of information technology have signed up for a course that will be held partly on our premises. Once the course is over, the students will take the international BCS examination to become certified testers.
A good partner gains more from technology
The IBM eCommerce technologies that we use scored a “triple crown” when they were ranked top, not only in Gartnert's, but also in Forrester Wave's B2B and B2C eCommerce studies. In addition to technologies, the studies also emphasized the role of the partners utilizing them.
Software-defined storage is the solution for increasing amounts of data
Today's megatrends in data storage were the main topics of the storage-themed cruise on October 31. Companies in all fields are struggling with a radical increase in the amount of stored data. Speakers discussed how increasing amounts of data and data classification can be tackled with software-defined storage solutions.
The Nordic Smarter Commerce Group – an infohub of smarter commerce
The top experts of smarter commerce in the Nordic countries have joined forces and created the Nordic Smarter Commerce Group website. It offers high-quality content and views on, for example, multichannelling, analytics, and customer experience management.
Find us in the Mighty Jyväskylä game
Mighty Jyväskylä, a game situated in the city of Jyväskylä, was published yesterday. The game works in mobile devices and web browsers, and its purpose is to make Jyväskylä known as an ICT and game production hub. We are one of the game's partners.
Research: Young women blaze the trail in using social media services
Almost every other Finn claims to make use of corporate social media services. Young women make the most use of social media.
Negotiations for temporary layoffs to an end
The talks were held to avoid losses during the remainder of the year. The talks did not concern Estime Oy or the Data Center Solutions unit. We will continue working on our ongoing customer orders normally during the layoffs.
Research: Finns accept visitor tracking in online stores
Over 90% of all Finns accept online store visitor tracking and analytics if they result in better service and offers. Only nine percent of Finns viewed tracking and analytics in a negative light.