In the adesso blog, we report on technologies, methods, topics that move individual industries or our own experiences, among other things.

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04.01.2023 By Michael Greiwe

Returns and their pitfalls

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The word ‘return’ is often used as a synonym for both expected and historical returns, but the two are fundamentally different. This blog post will explain the definition of the two terms and how they are to be understood.

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AI

In this blog post, I would like to introduce computer vision, one of the most important disciplines for artificial intelligence. I will give you an introduction on the topic of computer vision with AI and present important subdisciplines and a few exemplary use cases.

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Industries

02.01.2023 By Jenny Gursch and Markus Felkel

Agile scaling and the challenges that come with it

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Scrum, which is the best-known framework, promises to pave the way to agility if used correctly. The aim of this blog post is not to explain or define Scrum. Instead, we will be taking a closer look at the requirements and the challenges when it comes to agile scaling that need to be overcome to get a majority of a company’s staff on board.

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AI

The need for optimisation exists in every industry and in almost all process steps. This blog post will use a Christmas-themed example to explain how prescriptive analytics can reveal optimisation potential and how these challenges can be overcome.

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Inside adesso

22.12.2022 By Ellen Szczepaniak, Zoe Holdt and Simon Bächle

VideKIS: a year of research

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Conventional power plants, such as nuclear or coal-fired power plants, still provide a large portion of the system services in the electricity grid these days, for example frequency maintenance. Our blog post about the VideKIS research project will reveal how these system services should also be provided using renewable energy sources in future.

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Industries

21.12.2022 By Sabine Fischer

The crux with the crutches

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As a privately insured person, getting medical devices, such as a wheelchair, is often not easy – hours of phoning back and forth, asking about the availability of medical devices and having applications approved. There is an easier way! This blog post will describe exactly how.

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Industries

20.12.2022 By Stephen Lorenzen, Maximilian Hammes and Lars Zimmermann

Annual review 2022 – the energy industry was rife with activity

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The energy industry can look back on a turbulent year. In addition to technical challenges, such as the sluggish headway made with the smart meter rollout, there were two main topics that dominated the year: climate change and the war in Ukraine. In this blog post, we would like to provide a year in review and present you with a final overview of the energy industry’s 2022 fiscal year.

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Industries

Sustainability is the megatrend of our time, and measures to increase sustainability are the talk of the town. However, in order to make improvements and evaluate them correctly, we first need to know where we stand. Unfortunately, when it comes to sustainability, there is still a bit of uncertainty and far too often greenwashing is employed. Therefore in this blog post, we will take a look at what we know about evaluating digital sustainability and where there are still uncertainties.

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Industries

14.12.2022 By Niklas Bug and Alexander Frommelt

Smart Claims – sustainable claims handling with a future

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The idea of a sustainable insurance product impressed more than 4,000 people and consequently won first place at adesso’s Think!2022 competition. Smart Claims is a newly conceived digital product for future-oriented and sustainable claims settlement in the insurance industry. Keep reading to find out how it works, what the benefits are and who can use it.

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