Every year, Mensa HungarIQa, the Hungarian branch of Mensa, the largest and oldest high IQ society in the world, organizes the Intelligent Company of the Year competition. According to the rules, the winner of the Intelligent Company of the Year award becomes the company with the highest number of employees with a “Mensa-score.” Mensa-score is…

Information Technology is one of the most developed areas nowadays. Its growth stipulates the interest of students and businesses to IT. The majority of companies have also recognized that balanced and diversified work environment brings the best productivity. However, the interest for technical education and IT is not equal between men and women. Therefore, female…

Last weekend, Sigma Technology enjoyed many enthusiastic and inspired people in our office. Those people gathered to take part in OpenHack, an Open Source hackathon organized on behalf of Engineers without Borders Sweden (EWB). The OpenHack participants had only 48 hours to create solutions to problems within humanitarian and development aid. This year’s event focused…

After a two-year transition period, the new regulation to govern data protection comes into effect. It will harden and unify data protection for natural persons at the territory of the European Union and will also apply to organizations based outside the EU in case they deal with personal data of EU residents. The sanctions for…

Fredrik Sträng is a Swedish adventurer with an extensive CV, whose next campaign to K2 is planned for June-July. The expedition should become a real adventure to follow globally by thousands of Fredrik`s followers as he is going to run a real time blog of the ascent. During two months he is going to report…

IOTAP Brochure 2016 released by Malmö University gives a glimpse of the projects conducted in the IOTAP research center over the year. The goal of this center is to be the leading research environment in making the Internet of Things useful and usable. For achieving this goal, scientists from two main areas have united their…

Photo: Johnny Fägersten, Jessica Mitrosbaras, and Robert Åberg. Tele2 IoT Challenge: LPWA started in January and united 135 participants from 28 countries. The theme and main point of the experiment in the competition was a new LPWA (Low Power Wide Area) IoT network based on LoRa technology. The IoT network was launched by Tele2 IoT in collaboration…

For two years in a row the IT-Eureka! Ukraine contest has been held within the frameworks of the three-year TEMPUS program NEFESIE (National Education Framework for Enhancing IT Students’ Innovation and Entrepreneurship). In 2015 and 2016, over 600 innovative projects and 1,500 students participated in the competition. Now, when the program has come to its…

Our assignment was to develop a set of applications for Autonomous Yard Maneuvering solution showcasing the next generation of Knorr-Bremse’s automation and control systems and components for commercial vehicles. The work started in May 2016 with an onsite visit of the Sigma team having the goal to set up an efficient development process, clear up…

FRONT-VL is a Celtic labeled European project comprising of 21 partners from Austria, Sweden, Finland, Hungary and Norway and is led by Telia Company. The project is partly funded from the project participants and partly from the national, public, innovation budget of the participating countries. The total budget is estimated to EUR 7.2 M, and…

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