“With the blurring of industrial lines, is Amazon a logistics company?”

Barcelona, January 9, 2018.-The World Congress of the IRU is one of the essential appointments for companies and transport professionals. In the last edition, very interesting tables were held on the new markets in European Transport, the new immediate challenges and all the variables affecting land transport of goods. In the next lines we may know if Amazon is already a Logistic Operator. The IRU has made public the following conclusions of a panel on new business models in European transport.

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How many data breaches we will see in 2019 and how big are they going to be?

Barcelona, December 19, 2018.-The Forbes journalist, Gil Press, has just published a list of experts’ predictions about cybersecurity by 2019. All the opinions are different approaches to the security breaches that will take place in the next few months. The following reading may be disturbing, but necessary in the IT Departments.

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Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends 2019 while world freight transport slows down

Barcelona, December 5, 2018.-   Gartner highlights the following trends for 2019: Blockchain, artificial intelligence, empowered edge, privacy and ethics, quantum computing, immersive experiences, augmented analytics, autonomous things and digital twins drive the Gartner Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2019. However, while the Technological advances run at great speed, in 2018 the world freight transport has grown half that in 2017. Let’s see first this video of Gartner advancing 2019:

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AndSoft integrates TransFollow’s electronic CMR with e-TMS to streamline the management of transport and logistics companies

Madrid, November 15th 2018.- AndSoft, an European company expert in software development for the transport and logistics sector,and TransFollow, European standard for the e-CMR platform,have signed a cooperation agreement for the pioneer implementation of e-CMR in a Transport and Logistics TMS. 

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We talk about business intelligence in IoT?

Barcelona, November 6, 2018.- Dresner Advisory Services has made public: 2018 IoT Intelligence® Market Study (in its 4th year of publication). Each company in the supply chain will have a vision about business intelligence in IoT. Next we highlight (thanks to Forbes) some reflections on this study that may be valid for any type of company.

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FBI: “There are only two types of companies: those that have been hacked and those that will be”

Barcelona, October 18, 2018.- Cybersecurity in logistics is another variable to be managed with strategy, specialized professionals, method, tactics and constant monitoring. In the Internet of Things era, anti-kacked protocols are essential. This is what the More Than Shipping portal understands in the following reflection:

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