The Federal Office for Security and Information Technology (BSI) strongly warns against targeted ransomware attacks on companies. More recently, the Federal Office has noted increased attacks on networks, resulting in the manual or targeted execution of an encryption Trojan. Affected by these attacks are primarily companies and IT service providers.
Exchanging data securely and anonymously, these are the requirements of an overall standard. In order to realize this, 18 companies from industry, service and trade joined forces at the beginning of the year. They want to establish the Industrial Data Space as an international standard for data exchange.
Especially in logistics and transport, the importance of big data continuously increases. Yet, no one exactly knows the actual extend of Big Data. In order to better grasp the concept, we asked the consulting firm International Data Corporation (IDC).