The Art of Coding
22-07-2021 / Writing good code is an art. For about 20 years, the SOLID principles have described rules for developers on how to write good code. But these principles are not entirely without controversy. That is why software developers could benefit from the newer CUPID properties. Read more in our blog.
Ditch the estimates and start forecasting
09-07-2021 / NoEstimates does not mean the absence of any forecasting and planning ahead. Quite the contrary. By tracking the throughput of a team and having a lean development process planning can actually become more reliable, despite not estimating a single story. Read the whole story in our blog.
Azure IoT TLS: Critical change
01-07-2021 / Azure IoT is facing a critical root certificate change. But what does the update mean for IoT devices? Cloud expert Roland Krummenacher provides an overview of the topic and answers the most important questions in the latest bbv blog. Are you directly affected by the change? Our experts will be happy to help you.
Data science in business
24-06-2021 / Data science projects must be able to withstand any endurance test - be it from an economic, technological or even ethical perspective. But what does it take for a successful data science project? In the latest bbv blog, our experts Christof Oberholzer and Francesco Spadafora provide answers.
Vendor lock-in or what is the cost of freedom?
17-06-2021 / The choice of a suitable cloud provider is a headache for many companies. Once you have decided on a provider, there is no turning back - the concern of many bbv customers. Cloud expert Roland Krummenacher shows in the latest bbv blog, how to deal with vendor lock-in.
bbv invests in Janusys AG
11-06-2021 / bbv acquires a stake in Janusys AG and intensifies its commitment to banking solutions through the partnership. Janusys AG emerges from g&o cash systems GmbH, a provider for the management and monitoring of bank safes, intelligent mailboxes and secure locking and access systems. All further information can be found in the press release.
Microservices vs. Serverless Computing
11-06-2021 / Microservices vs. serverless computing: Both architectures provide more agility and productivity. But as it happens, both also have advantages and disadvantages. bbv expert Shpend Kelmendi explains in the latest bbv blog, in which situation which architecture is more suitable.
How seriously do you take digital transformation?
27-05-2021 / Shaped by a clear vision, steel trader Klöckner promoted the full digitization of the supply and service chain and the establishment of an open industry platform at an early stage. Learn more in the article of bbv-expert Harald Beer in the latest blog.
Standard for software-architects
06-05-2021 / iSAQB ensures training standards. With the "Certified Professional for Software Architecture" (CPSA), iSAQB has created a certification with which graduates can prove knowledge in the field of software architecture. bbv will also soon be offering iSAQB-courses. Read more in the latest blog article.
IHZ-Podcast «nöch dra» with Philipp Kronenberg
03-05-2021 / Philipp Kronenbergis now a podcasters - at least for one episode. In the current issue "nöch dra" of IHZ, he gives personal and business insights from his life. The title "Polysportler, travel fan and family man" definitely shows the direction the conversation took. The podcast is now available on all streaming platforms.
28-04-2021 / Due to the Corona crisis, remote working became standard within a very short time. In Shoring, virtual exchange has been known for a long time and bbv customers appreciate the cooperation with the teams in Vietnam or Greece. Cultural differences are no obstacle in project work. Read more in the latest bbv blog.
The future of edge computing
26-04-2021 / Edge computing is predicted to have a great future. Especially computationally intensive real-time applications will depend on data processing at the edge of the network - above all complex IoT systems and artificial intelligence. The bbv experts Oliver Christen and Michel Estermann take a look into the future. This article already appeared in slightly modified form in Swiss IT Magazine at the beginning of the month.
The most popular mistakes when planning online events
26-04-2021 / Online events, whether as webinars or conferences - have become an integral part of everyday working life as a result of the Corona crisis. But what distinguishes good events from bad ones?
«Visions need leaders»
26-04-2021 / How and where do visions arise? What is particularly important for visionaries? And how does the vision of a start-up differ from that of the bbv? Sonja Betschart, Co-Founder and CEO of WeRobotics, and bbv VP Adrian Bachofen talked last year about their experience in realizing corporate visions. The inspiring conversation is now available on our blog. Our anniversary magazine is now available in digital for in German and English: A look at 25 years of history and highlights since 1995 and inspiring articles about the future of our business. Please find the German Version and the English Version here.
bbv and Software AG decide on strategic partnership
26-04-2021 / bbv Software Services AG and Software AG have agreed on a strategic partnership in the field of IoT. bbv is the first implementation partner for Cumulocity IoT in Switzerland. Cumulocity IoT is a cloud-based, open and scalable IoT platform that supports various deployment models and provides, for example, device connectivity and device management as well as other components for cloud integration and API management. Based on this, bbv can develop specific IoT applications and further IoT platforms for customers. Please find further informations here.
Buzzwords cause misunderstandings
26-04-2021 / People talk about the same, but do not mean the same thing: this happens to everyone. But what if technical terms such as «agile», «DevOps» or «Design Thinking» do not refer to the same meaning? In the latest bbv-blog, bbv experts Patrick Labud and Marco Ravicini talk about frequently used terms - and how bbv uses them.
Frequent vertical integration for the win
26-04-2021 / The integration of embedded software does not have to be a sticking point in projects. Vertical integration is a game changer here, says Dominik Berner in the latest bbv blog. From his point of view, the advantages over the costs are convincing.
Cloud computing is changing the financial industry
26-04-2021 / The cloud is also changing the financial industry! However, the storage of personal financial data is complicated and subject to many regulations. But how do financial service providers avoid risks despite regulations, data protection and compliance? The bbv experts Emre Özyurt and Roland Krummenacher have addressed this question in the latest blog.