Manufacturing at Tatramat is under a Microscope


When you hear Tatramat, many people remember the automatic washing machines from the era before 1989 which were manufactured in the town of Poprad from the end of the 1970s. The relevance of the washing machine brand ended in the second half of the 1990s when Whirlpool became the 100% owner of the Poprad plant.

E-signature is no longer only for Big Boys


Small and medium size companies can also have their customers digitally sign contracts, handover protocols, bills of delivery and certificates of revision and service and thus expedite processes and reduce paperwork.

Everything That Can Go Wrong with IT Outsourcing


Companies that decide to outsource part of their IT or entrust an external partner with their entire IT infrastructure have various expectations. Some of them simply do not want to be involved in something that is not directly related to their core business; others hope to save money, others in better accessibility or ensuring of IT.

Trends and the Future of Industrial Enterprises


For the eighth time, the event entitled Digital Undertaking 2015 raised highly topical questions regarding industrial orientation and development, hot topics regarding the future of enterprises and upcoming changes in manufacturing. Many interesting presentations and accompanying events caught the attention of more than 170 experts. The report from this event was published in the journal Strojárenstvo (Engineering).

5 of our ANASOFT improvements at work


Have you ever think about how much time you spend at work every day? In a private company as “our ANASOFT”, 8 hours is pure fantasy. Why not use some smart ideas and implement them into our working environment? No articles about us are published in Profit nor do we amuse our visitors with slides for children or beanbags in the offices, still we found few things at ANASOFT that we all love.

Which mobile devices are suitable for those who work on the road?


We’re in daily contact with mobile devices, such as cell phones, handy smartphones and tablets. However, picking exactly the right device isn’t easy...

3 Things Which Every Production Manager Wants to Improve


Every manager in a factory is aware of the fact that it is increasingly difficult to find unique selling points and competitive advantages in the manufacturing industry. The same raw materials and machinery can be bought by everybody for approximately the same price. Recruiting and training people are not easy tasks, but even in this respect no great differences can be expected. And thus, operations remain the main source of competitive advantage. The idea that the best organized company is the best company has applied since the times of Henry Ford.

The Most Room for Improvement among Manufacturers is in The Area of Productivity


The DIGITÁLNY PODNIK 2015 conference (2015 Digital Undertaking) was held on June 16 and 17, 2015. CEIT Group, which is involved in innovation and research, and TREND magazine were its organizers. ANASOFT conducted a survey about the needs and shortcomings among manufacturing companies based on a questionnaire that it distributed to conference participants at its presentation stand.

Don’t Be Fooled by the Illusion of Security


Internet, except at its very beginning when it operated only in the academic environment, has never been a completely secure place. However, recently the number and diversity of internet threats and risks are growing. As a result, the need to protect data, financial transactions or “just” the availability of web service and thus also the company’s reputation and good name is also increasing.

8 Things You Must Check before Signing a Contract for Tailor-made Software Development


If a Word text editor can be purchased for several dozen Euro and developing a similar product on your own could cost several million Euro, the second option doesn’t make much sense. However, there may be several good reasons for a company to prefer customized development instead of boxed software.

Digital Signatures Change Business Models


Several banks throughout the world have opened or plan to open new places of business where the staff will include bartenders in addition to bank clerks. The goal of these banks is to get people to return to bank branches and spend as much time there as possible.

When your company does not need IT outsourcing


If you have ever considered IT outsourcing or were at least interested in what such model could bring, you’ve probably already heard of the possible benefits. They include potential savings, improved required services, eliminating the burden of responsibilities that are not your core business and thanks to which you can devote more time to what is truly important for your customers.