On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force in all EU member states. Sigma Technology and Sigma Software have examined the principles and restrictions of the GDPR and are ready to help customers ensure compliance with the new regulation.
Sigma Technology actively supports the Star for Life program, which is aimed to help youth in Southern Africa fight against the spread of HIV/AIDS, get higher self-esteem, and get access to better education. In the beginning of May, a group of Sigma Technology representatives visited three schools that are sponsored by Sigma Technology in KwaZulu-Natal.
It is our big pleasure to announce, that Sigma Technology will climb K2, the second highest and the toughest mountain on Earth. Climb not literally, though. The company sponsors the summit ascent by Fredrik Sträng, one of the most experienced high-altitude climbers in Scandinavia who set a Guinness world record in climbing for conquering the seven highest mountains in seven months.
Last weekend, April 22-23rd, the IT-Eureka Hackathon was held at Kharkiv National University of Radioelectronics. Twelve teams that made it to the finals were invited to Kharkiv. There they worked on their projects non-stop during 24 hours and fought for the main prize – 30 000 UAH.
Earlier this week, Malmö University has released a brochure that summarizes IOTAP (Internet of Things and People) activities performed in 2016. Sigma Technology’s CMS platform DocFactory and its IoTH Framework are one of the highlights of the edition.
On March 29, 2017, the grand finale of Tele2 IoT Challenge: LPWA took place in Gothenburg, Sweden. Sigma Technology Solutions, as a backer of the IoT and technology progress, was proud to be among the partners of this competition.
In today’s Sweden, non-native students and adults need comprehensive knowledge of the Swedish language, both written and spoken, to increase their chances for future work and success. In 2015 and 2016, Sweden received over 150,000 applications for asylum. The new game, Sweet City, launched this spring will help newcomers learn Swedish in a new and stimulating way.
Sigma invites Ukrainian students to take part in the IT-Eureka! Ukraine contest, an ultimate platform for entrepreneurship development and innovations. This year the competition will be held in a format of a hackathon. The registration is open on the IT-Eureka! Ukraine official website until March 31, 2017.