|By Business Wire||
|May 23, 2014 11:57 AM EDT||
Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE: LXFT US), a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base, today announced it is participating in two industry conferences this week, in Stockholm and Gothenburg, Sweden focused on automotive user experience and Agile software development.
GENIVI Conference: Open Automotive ‘14
Luxoft has been a member of GENIVI, a non-profit industry alliance committed to driving the broad adoption of an In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) open-source development platform. This conference explored the relationship between the Internet of Things (IoT) and automotive connectivity, with attendees from automobile manufacturers, leading technology suppliers, industry analysts, and the automotive consortia.
Luxoft’s automotive practice’s senior program leaders showcased AllView – Luxoft’s holistic user-experience demonstrator. AllView is a proof of concept, utilizing Luxoft’s reference design platform for creating an in-vehicle user experience. Based on SmartDeviceLink Profiles, an extension to GENIVI’s SmartDeviceLink, which aims to standardize the many in-vehicle connectivity interfaces. AllView enables automakers to optimize in-car user experience and improve safety by reducing driver distraction, while encouraging third-party application development. Luxoft is proud to have showcased AllView for the industry professionals represented at conference – all working to drive the future of automotive UX design.
Nordic IT Sourcing and Innovation Forum
Luxoft was a Gold sponsor at the Nordic IT Sourcing and Innovation Forum. Attendees included senior professionals from the regional IT community. Luxoft’s agile team presented the important and increasingly-popular software development methodology, Agile. During Luxoft’s session, Distributed Agile Development: Practices for Successful Client and Vendor Collaboration, Luxoft’s Agile Practice Director presented on the best practices for building successful Agile processes in a distributed environment – from business goals through to production releases.
The session was attended by both, senior IT and business leaders, from regional and global organizations, who sought ways to address challenges of the modern business environment. Luxoft’s Agile Practice Director, Sergey Prokhorenko said of the event, “We are excited the message was well-received by the attendees, and our expertise continues to generate prime interest surrounding Luxoft’s Agile software development and transformational capabilities.”
Luxoft Holding, Inc (NYSE:LXFT US) is a leading provider of software development services and innovative IT solutions to a global client base consisting primarily of large multinational corporations. Luxoft’s software development services include core and mission-critical custom software development and support, product engineering and testing, and technology consulting. Luxoft offers prebuilt industry solutions that directly impact its clients’ business outcomes and efficiently deliver continuous innovation. The company develops its solutions and delivers its services from 15 dedicated centers worldwide. It has 20 offices globally across 12 countries, employing over 7,500 people. Luxoft is incorporated in Tortola, British Virgin Islands, has an operating headquarter office in Zug, Switzerland and is listed on the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit http://www.luxoft.com.