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Real estate valuation platform for Wüest & Partner

Real estate valuation platform for Wüest & Partner

2016-06-15: We developed Wüest Dimensions for the consulting firm Wüest & Partner, a pioneering platform for independent real estate valuations. Wüest Dimensions is available for business customers, partners and employees of Wüest & Partner. read on Real estate valuation platform for Wüest & Partner

Efficient front-end development with Magnolia CMS

Efficient front-end development with Magnolia CMS

Presentation with demo by Netcetera experts

2016-06-10: At the biggest Magnolia conference of the year, two UX experts of Netcetera held a presentation on Living Style Guides and Atomic Design. The conference took place on 8 - 9 June in Basel. Adrian Heydecker and Marcel Kessler included a live demonstration of Netcetera’s Hibiscus, an open-source tool that simplifies front-end development for Magnolia CMS. read on Efficient front-end development with Magnolia CMS

How to sell your company

How to sell your company

Start-up lecture by our Chief Investment Officer Darko Butina

Join us at our office at Albisriederstrasse 80a in Zürich on 27 June, 18:00 for practical advice and first-hand experience on “How to sell your company”. The start-up lecture will be presented by Darko Butina, our Chief Investment Officer. read on How to sell your company

LiveGuide: Digital traveling companion of the Zentralbahn

LiveGuide: Digital traveling companion of the Zentralbahn

First railway company using RailVista

2016-06-06: The Zentralbahn app, LiveGuide, is a digital traveling companion for passengers traveling between Lucerne and Interlaken. The app offers general information about the route as well as interesting landmarks, which are automatically updated throughout your journey based on your GPS location. LiveGuide is based on Netcetera's product RailVista. read on LiveGuide: Digital traveling companion of the Zentralbahn

About Java micro services and Kubernetes

About Java micro services and Kubernetes

Presentation with demo by Netcetera expert

2016-06-06: At the Java conference jPrime in Sofia, Bulgaria, on May 26, 2016 Netcetera’s Senior Software Engineer, Pance Chavkovski, held a presentation with live demo. He talked about the basics of containerizing Java applications or micro services, deploying and running them on a homemade Kubernetes cluster made out of RaspberryPis. read on About Java micro services and Kubernetes

IT Days 2016: Discover the digital world

IT Days 2016: Discover the digital world

2016-05-31: During the IT Days, our employees and trainees will offer a glimpse into their daily work. Visitors learn how a public transport ticketing app is programmed, what's behind a coffee ordering app, how apps ensure secure payments, and how a digital travel guide can shape a trip. You can attend presentations on how we grew with pizzas, trains and banks, how varied the day-in-the-life of an IT company is, and how organizations can apply innovative IT tools and concepts in other sectors too. Visit us at Zypressenstrasse in Zurich on Friday 3 June. We look forward to seeing you.

Always the right ticket: Wemlin app automatically calculates supplementary zones

Always the right ticket: Wemlin app automatically calculates supplementary zones

Public transport authorities simplify ticket sales with Wemlin Tickets

2016-05-23: The new Supplementary Tickets function of the Wemlin Tickets smartphone app is smarter than ticket machines. After storing their pass details, travelers only have to enter their destination to buy a supplementary ticket. Wemlin Tickets calculates the necessary additional zones, so travelers always buy the right ticket. Seven public transport authorities now rely on the Wemlin app for easy and convenient ticket purchase: Baselland Transport, Lucerne transit agency, Fribourg public transport, Bern Lötschberg Simplon Rail, St. Gallen transport authority, and most recently STI Thun transport authority and Schaffhausen transport authority. read on Always the right ticket: Wemlin app automatically calculates supplementary zones

Opening celebration Munich - The pictures

Opening celebration Munich - The pictures

2016-05-12: On 11 May, we celebrated the opening of our new office in Munich, Germany. The acting general consul Frank Nohl wished us a successful start. Find the pictures of the celebration on flickr

New design for Mobiliar prevention app

New design for Mobiliar prevention app

Helpful app to protect your property

2016-05-11: Thanks to the Mobiliar prevention app, users can move their cars into their garages in time before a hailstorm. The weather warnings and damage prevention tips help users to protect their property. They will receive a push message to inform them in good time if the flood situation will reach a critical condition in their location, or if there is a risk of thunderstorms or slippery road conditions. Further, users can reach the Mobiliar call service center in just a few clicks. Netcetera has implemented the app in the new Mobiliar design. read on New design for Mobiliar prevention app

Digital transformation of card payments

Digital transformation of card payments

Presentation by our payment expert Dr. Andrej Vckovski

2016-04-18: At the ProfitCard conference of 14 and 15 April 2016 in Wiesbaden, Germany, Netcetera’s CEO held a presentation about the digital transformation of card payments. By explaining SwissWallet, the differences between online, mobile contactless and in-app payment are being clarified. read on Digital transformation of card payments

About the digitalization of our life

About the digitalization of our life

Presentations of Netcetera’s CEO

2016-04-13: Our life is more and more being determined by the digitalization processes. About this trend, our CEO Andrej Vckovski held two presentations at CeBIT 2016 in Hannover. read on About the digitalization of our life

Successful, sold out Jazoon TechDays

Successful, sold out Jazoon TechDays

Software engineers organize the conference for the IT community

2016-04-11: The Jazoon TechDays in Bern on 8 April attracted the IT community with the topic “The Future of Web Development”. Members of the IT community organized the conference – the Netcetera software engineers Daniel Margreth and Matthias Junker. Presentations and workshops revealed the latest about Angular2, EmberJS and reactive programming with observables. read on Successful, sold out Jazoon TechDays

Two Bronze awards at Best of Swiss Web

Two Bronze awards at Best of Swiss Web

IT-dreamjobs and Ticketcorner ski portal scoop prizes

2016-04-08: Two of our projects won prizes at the Best of Swiss Web Award night on 7 April. The jury honored the website for young talents IT-dreamjobs.ch in “Public Affairs” and the Ticketcorner ski portal in “Business Efficiency” with a Bronze award. In total, 355 projects had been submitted to the awards and 80 made it to the shortlist. read on Two Bronze awards at Best of Swiss Web

Credit cards: bringing sexy back

Credit cards: bringing sexy back

Netcetera's product Tellwa

2016-03-14: While much media attention is devoted to mobile payments, the real growth in payments is happening online. Here credit card companies are battling against security and usability problems. Netcetera wants to change this with Tellwa.
read on Credit cards: bringing sexy back

Prevent fraud using an app and risk analysis system

Prevent fraud using an app and risk analysis system

Netcetera's 3-D Secure solutions

2016-03-14: Better security and convenience when shopping online using a credit card: customers, retailers, and card issuers alike are reaping the benefits of modern authentication methods using smartphone apps and effective risk analysis.
read on Prevent fraud using an app and risk analysis system

In the code: Challenge secure software

In the code: Challenge secure software

Article of Netcetera's Chief Security Officer

2016-03-07: What makes developing of secure software that difficult and how shall we proceed? Read the answers in the article by Peter Kohler, Chef Security Officer at Netcetera published on inside-it.ch. read on In the code: Challenge secure software

CeBIT: A digital journey with our software

CeBIT: A digital journey with our software

Experience digitalization live in the Innovation Hub for the Digital Enterprise

2016-03-02: At CeBIT on 14 - 18 March, we are taking you on a digital journey into the mountains – from a pre-ordered and pre-paid coffee first thing in the morning to mobile train tickets and ski passes, all the way up to the ski slopes. We use a selection of our solutions to show how digitalization can simplify everyday life through good ideas. Our CEO Andrej Vckovski also discusses this topic in his presentation “Digital Life Live”. read on CeBIT: A digital journey with our software

eGovernement goes mobile

eGovernement goes mobile

Presentation by Benno Häfliger, Netceteras Director Public Service

2016-02-08: At an event of swiss made software on January 29, 2016 in Zürich Benno Häfliger, Netceteras Director Public Service, provocatively asked: Citizens drive eGovernement's progress - can the administration keep up? read on eGovernement goes mobile

We are investing in start-ups from Switzerland and the Balkan region

We are investing in start-ups from Switzerland and the Balkan region

2016-01-27: We are looking for promising start-ups from Switzerland, Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia and Macedonia and create a position to steer these investments. The plan is to make up to five investments in 2016 and to invest with a similar pace over the next few years. Start-ups can expect to receive not only financial support, but also other resources such as expertise and market access that a company like Netcetera can offer. read on We are investing in start-ups from Switzerland and the Balkan region

New location in Munich

New location in Munich

Starting the 20 year anniversary in Germany

2016-01-13: After starting with five people in Zürich 20 years ago, we now have an additional location in Germany. On 1 January 2016 we opened our branch office in Munich and continue to drive our growth strategy in the European market. Michael Seifert joins the Netcetera team as Managing Director of the new office location. read on New location in Munich

Filter ski areas, choose, click – GO!

Filter ski areas, choose, click – GO!

Get to the slopes quickly and easily with the Ticketcorner ski portal

2015-12-22: On the train to Chur, check ski.ticketcorner.ch on your smartphone quickly for the ski areas with the freshest snow, compare prices, buy tickets and hit the slopes. Thanks to the Ticketcorner ski portal developed by Netcetera, snow sports enthusiasts can get the all-important latest information and their ski tickets anywhere, anytime, quickly and easily – without waiting at the checkout. As of now, the ticket can also be loaded onto the SwissPass. read on Filter ski areas, choose, click – GO!

Cash vs. mobile payment

Cash vs. mobile payment

About the future of payment solutions

2015-12-09: «For how much longer are we going to pay by cash?» The Swiss magazine Marketing & Kommunikation asks experts to voice their opinion. Reto Gross, Netcetera's Associate Director Payment & Card Service, thinks that cash payments are not going to die out in the near future. First, the industry needs to make cashless payment more secure, increase convenience and reduce the complexity of the transactions. read on Cash vs. mobile payment

Once upon a time: entering digits manually

Once upon a time: entering digits manually

The PostFinance app by Netcetera with touch ID and QR code

2015-12-07: One of the most popular e-banking apps, the Postfinance mobile app developed by Netcetera, is even more user friendly now. Thanks to the touch ID function, the iOS app users can access their finances simply by putting their finger on the iPhone – easy, secure and where ever they are. Mobile money transfer has also been simplified: individuals can easily transfer money among themselves by creating and scanning QR codes. The QR codes contain the IBAN number and make entering the 21 digits manually superfluous. read on Once upon a time: entering digits manually

Paying with Apple Watch

Paying with Apple Watch

Presentation by Netcetera expert Thomas Fromherz

2015-11-25: At the Swiss Payment Forum 2015 in Zürich, the participants discussed mobile payment, mobile commerce, mobile banking and innovative payment models. Thomas Fromherz, Netcetera’s Head of Payment & Card Services, talked about the different facets of Apple Pay, paying with an Apple Watch and contactless payment in general. In addition, Roland Zwyssig of the Aduno Group presented the Swiss standard platform for secure and easy payment with scheme wallets: SwissWallet, a joint development of Netcetera, Aduno and Swisscard.
read on Paying with Apple Watch

Using CIRS to learn from mistakes before accidents happen

Using CIRS to learn from mistakes before accidents happen

IT support of Netcetera increases safety for patients

2015-11-19: System-supported processes that help recognize sources of errors are standard tools in high-risk industries. In the field of healthcare, they can save lives. Netcetera has added a CIRS module to eVisit, its system for patient data administration. It offers remarkably easy, platform-independent reporting of critical incidents in healthcare institutions. The innovative tool was developed in cooperation with healthcare informatics students at the Bern University of Applied Sciences. read on Using CIRS to learn from mistakes before accidents happen

Spettacolo launches 1st coffee ordering app in Switzerland

Spettacolo launches 1st coffee ordering app in Switzerland

Order and pay in advance with smartphone App developed by Netcetera

2015-11-16: Queuing for morning coffee is a thing of the past: Spettacolo launches the first coffee ordering app in Switzerland. Customers can now easily and quickly order coffee in advance at every Spettacolo branch with the app developed by Netcetera. In addition, the app allows them to determine the pick-up time and to pay with their smartphone. read on Spettacolo launches 1st coffee ordering app in Switzerland

Silver in the category Enterprise for the Swiss Post’s NEMO app

Silver in the category Enterprise for the Swiss Post’s NEMO app

Successful Best of Swiss Apps Awards with DirectPoll

2015-11-12: The Best of Swiss Apps Awards on 12 November 2015 in Zürich brought Netcetera silver in the category Enterprise for the NEMO app, developed together with the Swiss Post. The audience voted live with Netcetera’s voting platform DirectPoll for the best app of the year. read on Silver in the category Enterprise for the Swiss Post’s NEMO app

Start for SwissWallet, the digital payment solution of the Swiss credit card industry

Start for SwissWallet, the digital payment solution of the Swiss credit card industry

Media release by Swiss One Wallet AG

2015-11-04: The companies Aduno Group, Netcetera and Swisscard founded a joint venture for the development and operation of digital payment solutions. From mid-November, SwissWallet in cooperation with MasterPass, the digital payment solution from MasterCard, can be used in online shops. The solution runs device-independent on all tablets and smartphones. The SwissWallet is operated by issuers under their own name. The platform works in the background and can be used by other payment card companies. The services are being extended continuously, the launch of mobile payment, contactless payment with mobile phones in brick and mortar businesses, is planned for the second half of 2016. read on Start for SwissWallet, the digital payment solution of the Swiss credit card industry

The Role of IT for Social Change

The Role of IT for Social Change

Presentation by Netcetera expert Corsin Decurtins

2015-10-31: IT teams, particularly in open-source projects, have developed various innovative tools and concepts to support their particular needs. These teams are often very large, globally distributed and mostly consisting of volunteers. Corsin Decurtins, Netcetera’s CTO, introduced some of the tools and concepts at the Social Innovation Summit in Zürich. read on The Role of IT for Social Change

«Everybody is the architect of their own fortune»

«Everybody is the architect of their own fortune»

Interview with Netcetera's Head of Human Capital Management

2015-10-29: HR Today magazine portrayed Regina Vogt, Head of Human Capital Management at Netcetera, in their November issue. She has been working at Netcetera for almost ten years. In the interview she emphazises the individual responsibility of everyone and spoke about her fondness for technology and her affection for horses.
read on «Everybody is the architect of their own fortune»

Innovative payment solutions

Innovative payment solutions

Presentation by Netcetera experts

2015-10-02: At Netcetera Innovation Summit end of September 2015 innovative payment solutions were presented and discussed. At this event, Ronnie Brunner, Head of Products, and Dr. Thomas Fromherz, Head of Payment & Card Services, presented our products 3-D Secure Hosting, 3DS MPI and Tellwa. read on Innovative payment solutions

Digital Health: The way to a cross-linked hospital

Digital Health: The way to a cross-linked hospital

Presentation by a Netcetera expert

2015-09-28: A recurrent question today is how to make data located in various applications available for other purposes. A potential solution for data in the healthcare sector was described recently by Markus Dietrich, Head of Healthcare, together with Peter Summermatter, CEO of i-engineers, at the Digital Health forum in Zürich. read on Digital Health: The way to a cross-linked hospital

Credit card issuers rely on Netcetera's payment solutions

Credit card issuers rely on Netcetera's payment solutions

Online payment even more secure and easy from Switzerland

2015-09-24: The «3-D Secure» standard enhances security for online credit card payments. In its data centers, Netcetera operates a client-capable 3-D Secure service for some of the largest credit card issuers in Switzerland. The German credit card processor PLUSCARD, among others, has now also decided to move data from the United States to Netcetera in Switzerland and modernize authentication for online payments. read on Credit card issuers rely on Netcetera's payment solutions

With IT-dreamjobs to your dream job

With IT-dreamjobs to your dream job

Netcetera and Zeix AG build a guide for career planning

2015-09-03: IT-dreamjobs launches a platform to encourage young IT talents together with Netcetera and Zeix AG. This is the finale of the campaign supported by over 30 Swiss IT companies and two foundations. The IT-dreamjob Finder shows the fascinating variety of jobs and industries in which software engineers work. As one of its sponsoring activities, Netcetera’s apprentices programmed the website. Zeix AG worked out the visual design and concept. read on With IT-dreamjobs to your dream job

Netcetera joins healthbank to deliver new platform

Netcetera joins healthbank to deliver new platform

Strategic partnership to bring to market Global Health Data Transaction Platform

2015-08-31: healthbank, the world’s first citizen-owned health data transaction platform, announced today strategic partnerships with Noser Health and Netcetera to engineer and bring to market its global health data transaction platform. read on Netcetera joins healthbank to deliver new platform

Netcetera develops Blick Sport App

Netcetera develops Blick Sport App

One single application for many sports

2015-07-15: Netcetera developed the Blick Sport App informing sports fans about soccer, tennis, cycling, Formula 1, skiing or hockey. The new smartphone app replaces the four different previous apps of the Blick Group. It offers playing schedules, news, live ticker, free live streams and more in one single application. read on Netcetera develops Blick Sport App

Wearables in organizations

Wearables in organizations

Netcetera experts assess their use in a Netzwoche interview

2015-07-14: Andrej Vckovski, CEO of Netcetera, and Reto Grob, Principle Architect at Netcetera, about wearables: They comment on use cases for companies, trends and a possible development in coming years. read on Wearables in organizations

Programming languages

Programming languages

There won't be a next big programming language

2015-07-07: Programming languages are continuously changing and new ones are emerging. Where does this lead to? How does this development impact the future work of a programmer? Read the answers in the article by Netcetera’s CTO Corsin Decurtins published on inside-it.ch. read on Programming languages

Go or no go for developers

Go or no go for developers

Presentation by Netcetera's CEO

2015-06-25: At an event of the Java User Group Switzerland on June 3, 2015 in Zürich Netcetera's CEO Andrej Vckovski presented the modern developing system Go and compared it with Java. read on Go or no go for developers

Netcetera launches mobile financial assistant

Netcetera launches mobile financial assistant

60 Swiss banks put their trust in the market leader in mobile banking

2015-06-25: The Swiss software company Netcetera is expanding its lead on the mobile banking market in Switzerland and adding a personal finance management (PFM) module from Contovista to its mobile banking app. This module shows a clear overview of account transactions and also contains budget, analysis, and search features. Now banks can give their customers a better idea of how much they are spending. At the end of May, Schwyzer Kantonalbank (SZKB) integrated the PFM module into its Finnova Mobile Banking as the first cantonal bank. SZKB is one of around 60 banks in Switzerland relying on the mobile banking solutions of Netcetera. read on Netcetera launches mobile financial assistant