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Talks and Sponsorship
TNG was present at the Munich Nerd Nite with the Avatar Project, and the IntelBuzzWorkshop for Game Development in Berlin with the talk "Beam me up - Holographic telepresence using the Hololens". TNG sponsored the BobKonf 2018 in Berlin and gave a lecture on Akka Streams, as well as a workshop "Terminal GUIs with Haskell". A colleague gave a talk "Testing outside the Test Pyramid" at the Tech'n'Drinks in Munich.
TNG was present at the Atlassian booth and with three showcases at the Intel booth at the OOP 2018 in Munich. We gave talks on "Clear and Efficient Requirements Management with Atlassian Tools" and "Beam me up - Holographic telepresence using the Hololens". At the OOP TechFair colleagues presented new showcases from the TNG Hardware Hacking Team.
One of our colleagues gave a talk about ArchUnit at the JVM-Con in Cologne. TNG was also present at the J-Fall in Ede/Netherlands and the DevFest Bavaria in Munich with the talk "Avatar - Telepresence robotics with Nao and Kinect".
Another of our colleagues held an Expert Session for the In-Deep Track at the JS Congress 2017 entitled "Roll it up, shake it out: The future of Rollups.js".
Talks and Hosting
Trade show app development
We developed a web application to be used at a trade show stand for a large engineering company. The application comprises a React-based frontend and a Node.js backend and runs on tablets at the trade show. Its frontend features Responsive Design for display on visitors' mobile devices.
We integrated the application with the client's Manufacturing Execution System (MES), enabling users of the app to schedule and monitor orders, as well as viewing the machine's Key Performance Indicators in real time.
Document Search Engine
We developed an Apache SolR and Python based search engine for internal documents for a mobile telecommunications provider. Alongside "traditional" information retrieval algorithms, TextRank is used to display a short document summary as a search result preview. Particularly helpful is the ability to search for complete texts, as wall as keyword searches, in order to find similar documents in the archive.
Talks, Keynote und Sponsorship
TNG was represented at the HacFreiburg with a talk "QA in Haskell: Quickcheck, Doctest, Haddock, …". Another colleague gave a lecture entitled "High-Performance IO or How to write a SSD to death" at the Perl Conference in Amsterdam. TNG was also present at the JavaZone in Oslo and the IMWorld 2017 in Bucharest with the talk "Avatar - Telepresence robotics with Nao and Kinect". A colleague also gave a lecture on REST + HATEOAS at the Meetup of the Softwerkskammer Leipzig.
Java Forum Stuttgart and Talks
TNG attended the Java Forum Stuttgart with a large group of participants as well as the talk "Avatar - Telepresence Robotics with Nao and Kinect". We were an Event Partner for the Forum.
One of our Partners gave a talk "Shaping Digital Change: Physicists in IT Consulting" at the DPG Munich Industry Dialogue. We were also represented at the Software Architecture Munich Group with the lecture "Agile Architecture – How much stability can agility handle?
Marketing Automatization / Retargeting
We integrated Google Tag Manager for a large eCommerce client. This enables the retargeting of customers using automatic targeted ads and mailings. The campaigns are based on data from product views, carts and orders. Using Google Tag Manager also allows integration of further services, as well as supporting detailed data analysis.
Extension of a Contract Termination Predictor
We assisted a telecommunications provider in extending a contract termination predictor originally developed by us. The predictor calculates the likelihood that private customers will terminate their contract within the next 100 days. As well as the general customer and contract infomation used previously, new events such as customer service contacts and shop visits are included in the expanded prognosis. This delivers more precise information to customer service centre and point-of-sales agents about the strength of the customer relationship, allowing even better personalized customer care.