TechStream Group SAP offering

Global SAP Recruitment Offer

Our customers have asked and we’ve listened. At TechStream Group, we have expanded our global support for our customers recruitment needs, covering the full life cycle of a SAP implementation. We’re on a journey to exceed expectations and become the most trusted SAP recruitment business, attracting the very best SAP talent for you. The SAP market is a niche competitive and specialised sector and it’s vital that your recruitment partner has the resources and stature Read more…

Cloud-based solution to help utilities supercharge business processes and customer experiences

SAP SE and Accenture have announced they are co-innovating and co-developing the new SAP Cloud for Utilities solution to help companies more effectively manage business processes and customer experiences. The initiative aims to elevate energy transition and customer experiences, helping companies quickly adapt and thrive in changing times.  “SAP Cloud for Utilities is our strategic cloud solution, designed to support lead-to-cash processes that can enable utilities to capture new opportunities and develop fresh business models in the dynamic market for Read more…

US DoE announces new funding for AI and ML technologies

The US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) announced $15 million in funding for 23 projects to accelerate the incorporation of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI). The funding is hoped to accelerate the development of AI and ML into energy technology and product design processes as part of the Design Intelligence Fostering Formidable Energy Reduction (and) Enabling Novel Totally Impactful Advanced Technology Enhancements (DIFFERENTIATE) programme.  Launched in April of this Read more…

Capgemini and AWS accelerate digital transformation for enterprises in North America

Amazon Web Services and Capgemini have expanded their partnership to North America to further meet the needs of customers by focusing on mass application migrations, cloud-native development, cloud application modernisation, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and managed services. Read more about Amazon Web Services here. Capgemini and AWS first launched their partnership in Europe last year. The two are further collaborating with a focus on extra personnel and broader technical training to help North American clients drive Read more…

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Start-Up Power!

By Paola Saenz Today I attended Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival – and what a fascinating experience this was! Najla Al Midfa, Sheraa´s CEO, opened the festival by welcoming all the participants and talking us through their corporate journey and absolute mission to build and empower the next generations of entrepreneurs. She sure set the perfect mindset for everyone to focus and make the most out of the two-day seminar ahead of us. HRH Prince Khaled bin Read more…

Smart City connecting dots with the building

Four pillars to enable a Smart City dream

In his May 2019 state of the nation address, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke passionately about his dream of building a new city, replete with skyscrapers, schools, universities, hospitals and factories. How to make this dream a reality? What are the crucial factors needed to deliver a new smart city? This article first appeared in ESI Africa Issue 4-2019. Read the full digimag here or subscribe to receive a print copy here In answer to these questions, our view at Ntiyiso Read more…

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Watch: Digital engagement with customers in the energy and water industries

Smart Energy International speaks with Eric Dresselhys, director at Smart Energy Water, about the nexus between the energy and water sectors and how digital engagement and new technologies can help the sustainability movement and benefit customers. Smart Energy International speaks with Eric Dresselhys, director at Smart Energy Water, about the nexus between the energy and water sectors and how digital engagement and new technologies can help the sustainability movement and benefit customers. Dresselhys believes that Read more…

AI-powered energy management platforms

A new AI-powered energy management solution enters market

Multinational utility firm ENGIE and software provider C3.ai have launched an AI-powered energy-as-a-service energy management solution for large institutions. The solution is aimed at helping universities, corporate campuses and hospitals to optimise their energy management as part of efforts to achieve sustainability targets. Learn more by reading the full article.  Source: Smart Energy International

Chile's largest utility signs a new customer engagement deal

Chile’s largest utility signs 12-month customer engagement deal

Spanish energy group Naturgy has contracted with Eliq to deliver a 12- month customer engagement project for its subsidiary CGE, Chile’s largest electricity utility. CGE supplies energy to 3 of the country’s 6.5 million homes. The company and its Spanish parent, Naturgy, have now contracted with Eliq, a Swedish software company that specialises in energy insights and mobile apps for utilities. Learn more by reading the full article.  Source: Smart Energy International