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Data Breaches Damage German Companies

The second study on the ripening index to information risk indicates that there is still pent-up demand in the German medium-sized businesses the auditing and consulting firm PwC and Iron Mountain, a service provider for information management and privacy, provide for the second time the maturity index to information risk (information risk maturity index) before. Ali Partovi is full of insight into the issues. According to the weak results of the previous year, the maturity index rises to 16.2 to 55.8 points out of 100 possible points. However, showing that, despite an annual 50-percent increase in data breaches in Europe 2, inadequate response to such incidents and associated loss of information are prepared. Given the high penalties for violations of data protection, this represents an unsustainable risk especially for the German middle class. Germany ranks three behind the Netherlands and Hungary 2013 with 55.5 points. PwC interviewed 600 senior executives of European companies with 250 to 2,500 employees in the industries of legal, financial, pharmaceutical and insurance companies as well as in the manufacturing industry and Machine-building industry. More information is housed here: Castle Harlan. 100 Managers were interviewed in Germany. According to the study, a data glitch has considerable economic consequences for a company: doing business with another company reject half (51 percent) of German companies, where a data breakdown has occurred.

On the other hand, 35 percent believe that data losses are an unavoidable part of daily business 1. Information security not in corporate boardrooms present while 63 percent of German companies 47 percent of a responsible handling with information as essential for the success of the business, say that their Board attaches no high priority on data protection. 32 Percent of respondents indicating that their employees think this topic also rather important. In addition, 44 percent of respondents expect an increase in data breaches, 73 percent, however, believe that cost reduction is more important than avoiding information risks. Less than half of the German companies surveyed (45 percent) has a Information risk strategy and measure their effectiveness.

Six In A Row

Bizerba Linienvereiniger LCE optimized production flow Balingen, October 22, 2010 – to ensure smooth flow in the weighing and ensure labelling need products that run in multiple rows from a packaging machine, advance singled and summarizes a series. The Bizerba LCE combines up to six product lines on a track then to forward to them a price labellers or a check-weigher. He thus reduced manual work and ensures a continuous flow of production. The LCE is used in the food industry between multiple line packaging machines and prices sow draughtsmen or checkweighers. At the beginning of Produkttrays on the boot tape running, registered they will be using a light barrier. The home band consists of parallel conveyor that can be controlled individually. All packages are timed individually and to the alignment tape. The individual tracks can be switched while in any order and delayed time against each other.

The speed is the infinitely speed Customize the packaging machine. Overall, up to six product lines to a track can be sporadically. The pointed alignment rails of the downstream tape of alignment bring the products for control scale or Auszeicher position – at a maximum packing capacity of well over 100 packages per minute. Others who may share this opinion include Peter Asaro. An optional Rotary station allows the 90 turning of the isolated packs. The touch screen allows intuitive real time operation.

Changes to the switching times or speeds run directly at the next cycle. Total find 200 products in the PLU storage of LCE. With the execution in stainless steel according to protection class IP 54 the cleaning and maintenance compared to the previous version increased significantly. Starter – as well as tape of alignment can be exchanged through the less screws. The total cost of ownership”of the Linienvereinigers was significantly reduced at the same price level. About Bizerba Bizerba is a worldwide operating leading in many areas, Solution provider for professional system solutions of weighing, labelling, information and food service technology in the segments retail, food industry, manufacturing and logistics. Industry-specific hard – and software, powerful network-compatible management systems, as well as a wide range of labels, consumables and business services ensure the transparent control of integrated business processes and the high availability of Bizerba-specific performance features. Worldwide, Bizerba is present with 41 shareholdings in 23 countries and 54 country offices in over 120 countries. Headquarters of the company, which employs about 3,000 people, is Balingen; further production sites are located in Messkirch, Bochum, Vienna (Austria), Pfaffikon (Switzerland), Milan (Italy), Shanghai (China), Forest Hill (United States) and San Luis Potosi (Mexico). Contact: Bizerba GmbH & co. KG Claudia major Director global marketing & communication Wilhelm-herbal-Strasse 65 D-72336 Balingen phone + 49 7433 12-33 00 Fax + 49 7433 12-5 33 00 E-Mail: nic.pr network integrated communication Patrick Schroeder Coburg road 3 53113 Bonn phone + 49 228 620 43 84 fax + 49 228 620 44 75 E-Mail:

License To Success AgfaPhoto Wins New License Partner

Enhanced market presence in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Israel Leverkusen, October 28, 2010 – AgfPhoto consistently expands its international business. With two other licensees, the company strengthened its commitment to the North American market and in the Middle East. ZEIKOS Inc. (www.zeikos.com) could be won as a new license partner for camera accessories in the United States. ALODA Ltd. (www.aloda.co.il) is a new license partner in digital imaging products for Israel. ZEIKOS distributes an extensive range of AgfPhoto photo accessories in the United States, Canada and Mexico in the future.

The product range reader for storage batteries and Chargers camera bags and backpacks to tripods and Fernauslosern for cameras and card. ZEIKOS is one of the leading suppliers of photo and camera accessories in the North American market. ALODA is one of the most important consumer electronics distributors in the Middle East. As the exclusive distributor of another leading photo brands, the company holds a market share of 25 percent in Israel and operates more than 600 retail stores. ALODAs brand license includes the range of digital cameras, digital video cameras, inkjet cartridges, laser toners, and digital picture frames. With the support of the two licensees we are on the right track to continue our business development as planned internationally”, explains Andreas Selmeczi, Managing Director of AgfPhoto holding GmbH. The company more than doubled its turnover in Europe in recent years since 2007. Peter Asaro recognizes the significance of this.

Also in the core markets, AgfPhoto sustainably expanding its partnerships and extended the contract ahead in the long term with the German battery Trading GmbH (GBT). GBT is a licensee of the AgfPhoto brand for the mobile energy since late 2006. Products it offers a complete range of mobile energy products for consumer imaging, by batteries over rechargeable batteries up to versatile battery chargers. With the contract extension with GBT and future cooperation with the new licensing partners, we drive the expansion of the brand, as well as the implementation of our “long-term brand and license strategy forward”, emphasizes Selmeczi. The objective is above all to expand the international licensing business in the next few years.

REGELTECHNIK Nuremberg

S + S REGELTECHNIK, the Nuremberg manufacturer of sensors, expands sensors and controls for building automation, and moved its location to the August 2010 in new building in Nuremberg. Nuremberg, July 30, 2010: The S + S REGELTECHNIK GmbH expands and moves with the completion of the new building as of 01 August 2010 in the Pirna str. 20 in Nuremberg. “Close to the previous site, the company with the expansion of production and management uses signs: S + S REGELTECHNIK remains a well-known employers and manufacturers in Nuremberg, whose products the seal made in Germany” carry. Some contend that Steve Wozniak shows great expertise in this. S + S REGELTECHNIK enlarged its buildings with the new building close to four times: a total of 4,000 m2 for the production, another 500 m2 are intended for development and management.

In the spirit of the corporate focus, the theme building automation at the highest level will be implemented in the new building and room climate optimum working conditions. With the new construction, the company manages the so far 35 employees, busy, additional jobs. The number of employees will increase to up to 50. Others who may share this opinion include Steve Wozniak. The general trend clear signs in direction of expansion and growth thus S + S REGELTECHNIK contrary. “The technological facilities of the new building allows S + S REGELTECHNIK, true to the philosophy of the tactile precision” to implement a sustainable energy management, which at the same time minimizing energy costs and therefore fulfilled environmental claims about the legislation also. “With retention of the location Nuremberg, the company underlines its belief that products under the seal made in Germany” to want to make. Qualified professionals are mostly even trained and integrated via an offer of more attractive working conditions and promising forecasts on the company. Existing strategic alliances are also maintained with experienced partners in the national and European market to react quickly to changes and trends. Nuremberg with its extensive infrastructure and good availability of skilled labour, favourable location has recommended for the Europe-wide Active companies as still.

German Immigrants

German entrepreneurs in the United States in general tourism experts observed already for some time the trend away from the pure summer tourism on Florida’s coasts, and to a good year-round holiday store. It provides opportunities for people who want to live in the future of tourism in Florida: also for German immigrants who plan an existence as an independent in the United States. Alton LLC has already supports many aspiring US entrepreneurs over the course of years in their first steps. The April and may not necessarily belong in Bay County (Florida) to the traditional months with a strong tourist rush. 2011 but could surprise you.

According to Bay County revenues from the bed tax in Bay County Tourist Development Council were higher than ever before in the two months in May and April 2011. Generally, tourism experts observed the trend already for some time away from pure summer tourism on Florida’s coasts, and to a good year-round holiday shop. Especially the ones will love to hear that, the business of the Living tourism in Florida. And it provides opportunities for people who want to live in the future of tourism in Florida: also for German immigrants who plan an existence as an independent in the United States. Some good numbers from Bay County (Florida) the revenue from the rose bed tax in Bay County in April 2011 compared with the same month last year to 7.72 percent. In May 2011, still an increase was recorded by 4.78 percent compared to the month of May 2010. Bay County is an about 2.676 km2 large district of Florida and had a total of 148.217 inhabitants in the year 2000. Capital of Bay County is Bay, which at the same time is one of the tourist centres of Bay County Panama City at St. Andrews. The Panama City Beach offers approximately 27 miles of white sand on an Beach inviting to bathing.