Dealing with the pandemic: How to work during and post Covid

The current situation has forced us to adopt new ways of working. Like other companies we had to reimagine our work and the role of our offices in order to create a safe, productive, and enjoyable work environment for our team.

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IoT and Smart Packaging

Inovum’s founder and CEO Franz Inselkammer spoke to Victor Borras, Chief of Marketing at Knauff Industries about the future possibilities of intelligent packaging.

Listen to the full podcast here (Podcast language Spanish) or continue reading to learn more about this exciting topic.

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Choosing the right transmission protocol for your IIoT solution – a big decision

You are familiar Wide Area Network technology like the cellular 4G and 5G which allow data transmission over long distances. However, these technologies consume a lot of power. Just think of how often you charge your mobile phone.

Cellular technologies can transmit large amounts of data at high speed over long but this involves very high power consumption.

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WooCommerce or Prestashop – What’s the better solution?

Do you want to have a successful online store but you are not sure which e-commerce solution is the right one for you?

WooCommerce and PrestaShop are two of the most popular platforms for online stores. We have asked one of our developers a few questions to help you make your decision.

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Inovum at the Mobile World Congress 2020

We are proud to announce that Inovum will participate with its own booth in the Mobile World Congress 2020 from February 24th – 27th February 2020 in Barcelona.

The MWC is the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry and provides a great opportunity to connect with IT experts and enterprises interested in developing innovative software solutions for their specific needs. As exhibitors and innovation enthusiasts we are very much looking forward to getting inspirations from this amazing global event.

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Get your IoT Solutions World Congress visitor pass for free!

From October 29th to 30th, Inovum will be present at the IoT Solutions World Congress in Hall P2, Level 0, Street C, Stand 351.

As exhibitors and IoT experts we are very much looking forward to getting inspirations from this amazing global event. Inovum is constantly on the lookout for the latest trends in the IIoT sector, international partnerships as well as companies interested in digitalizing their businesses.

We would love to welcome you at our stand and, therefore, we have reserved a number of visitor passes for our customers with the motto ‘first come, first served’.

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Angular Course – Basic to Expert

Learn Angular from scratch with this very comprehensive course. From zero to hero, the course is designed to get a development team started!

This course is being organized by CEI – Continuing Education Institute (https://www.cei.se/) in cooperation with Inovum. More information & Booking.

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What Are Story Points and How Can They Save Time and Money?

Scrum Estimation is one of the hardest parts of managing a Scrum project. You never want to oversell the amount of work you can do, but you also don’t want to look lazy for the amount of work you plan for. It’s important to understand exactly how the estimation scale works and adjust accordingly. But overall, the most important thing to realize is estimating is just that, something that you have a gut feeling of. Getting frustrated is a mistake that can lead to team failure.. (more…)

Take Out The Middle Man!

Did you know that crowd funding on a site like Gofundme.com will take 5% of every donation that you receive? Don’t worry, there’s a new sheriff in town. Smart Contracts are the new way to crowd source for fundraising that makes sure you get the full amount donated, without the middle man. The Smart Contract uses embedded code to create a reliable place for money to be stored until all parameters are accomplished.

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Angular: The Quick and Reactive New Web Development

Good tools make web application development quicker and easier to maintain. Angular is a popular framework that helps maintain web infrastructures with ease & comfortability.

Why choose Angular for your Web development?

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Facebook, Microsoft & Co: Tech Giants bet on Barcelona

Over the last years Barcelona has been gearing up for a tech revolution and it has become a European hotspot for entrepreneural creation, startups, and innovation.

Not only is it a mekka for startups. Recently, a number tech giants opted to open branch offices as well as retail and experience stores in this vibrant city. And as the trend shows, there is still more to expect.

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Eve: Why Using a Bloated Backend When You Can REST?

by Lukas Stracke, Backend Developer at Inovum Solutions, 09.02.18

Consider following situation: You want to develop a web application with a nice, beautiful UI and a database to store information. Obviously the way to go is to apply the MVC pattern and divide your app into database, frontend and backend. Maybe you design your frontend in AngularJS because it’s dynamic and comfortable to maintain and want to connect to the MongoDB where you store your data. The traditional way would be to design a big backend, e.g. using the Java web framework Spring. But what, if you don’t need all of the features that Spring offers you? Why using a complex framework that needs a lot of time to get used to and hours or even days to configure if you need the backend only for validation and authentication?

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Inovum at the Mobile World Congress 2018 (App Planet Hall)

Again this year we are proud to announce our participation with our own booth in the 2018th edition of the Mobile World Congress 2018 from the 26th of February – 1st of March 2018. 

We are looking forward to meeting new contacts and getting inspirations from this amazing global event. Inovum is constantly on the lookout for partners as well as companies interested in digital transformation. (more…)

Opportunities of Blockchain

You have probably heard of blockchains. The technique, strongly connected to cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, is currently among the biggest trends in the tech industry. But what is a blockchain and how can it be used?

A blockchain is basically a growing list of blocks of data, where each block is connected to the previous one, using hash values. Blockchains are mainly used in peer-to-peer networks as a distributed, shared write-once-read-many database. Each active participant in the network stores a copy of the blockchain for reasons of availability and security. (more…)

How to use technology to motivate our team and strengthen the company’s performance

At Inovum IT Solutions we believe human resources are a mental energy, an intellectual capacity, a source of information, innovations and an effective factor that can contribute positively to the company’s success. Keeping your team members engaged and motivated may sometimes present a challenge. Smart leaders use technology to help boost engagement and create an attractive work environment.

Here are a few examples of what we do to motivate our workforce and with that, improve their productivity and strengthen the company’s performance. (more…)