With low code against shadow IT – for better business applications

Every day, critical business data lands in specialist departments in self-built mini-applications à la Excel - shadow IT is growing. However, in terms of data integrity, data security and availability, these applications represent a business risk for companies. A conversation with mgm project manager Thomas Kneist about the background of shadow IT and possible ways out.

Why OZG should be interested in model-based software development

For some months now, various calls for an open source offensive have been heard in connection with the digital sovereignty of Germany and the OZG. Our colleague Janos Standt has written down some thoughts and information on this in a LinkedIn article.

It won’t be an easy one: Industrial insurance on the way to a platform...

Amazon is everywhere, sometimes as a role model, sometimes as a spectre - or both at the same time. The eCommerce giant also regularly serves as a basis for discussion in the industrial insurance sector as to whether a similar solution is not possible for the industry, through which insurers and brokers can present offers and policyholders as customers can place risks.

Platform and networks: Innovations for industrial insurance

One basis for resilience to crises and normal market upheavals is the digitization of products and processes. In the industrial insurance sector, a second necessary basis is added, which even in the diverse platform discussions is of too little importance: The tried and tested networks also need digitalisation.

How large insurance brokers can accompany their employees during change processes

There are many changes that large insurance brokers have to face due to digitalisation. Processes, products, closing routes are becoming digital, and the daily work in the operating departments is changing fundamentally. How can employees be supported in these changes through communication?

Merger of mgm and eForce21 GmbH from Munich

mgm and the Munich-based IT development company eForce21 GmbH merge. mgm takes over 100 percent of the shares of eForce21, which initially remains as a company. It will be integrated into mgm in the medium term and will continue as the 17th mgm location "Munich South".

Anatomy of a Price Tag – Podcast with Joseph Sigona

Joseph Sigona details the engineering choices underlying grocery store price tags. He explains why grocers often struggle to manage all their pricing inputs, why...

New webapp supports Bavarian municipalities in handling e-invoices

Since mid-July 2020, many employees of public institutions in Bavaria have had an important help: With the "E-Rechnung in Bayern" service, they can now validate and visualize electronic bills from suppliers and service providers in a highly secure Internet service. The Webapp thus complies with the European Union Directive 2014/55/EU.

Digitalization of the insurance industry: Finally more time for consulting!

The digitalization of the industrial insurance sector involves very complex and individual processes. In such an environment, a change process is recommended that takes into account the requirements of your own organization and the market participants.

Product differentiation in the energy sector – what you can learn from Amazon, Apple...

Was hat der Strommarkt von morgen mit Amazon zu tun? Eine ganze Menge – Usability und Kundenzentrierung entscheiden auch im Energiesektor über Erfolg und Misserfolg in der Zukunft.