From Zero to High-Tech

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Started as a waiter. Then tried his luck as a basic administrator. In eight years, he jumped from a zero position to the Solution Design Architect. Meet Zdenko from T-Systems, Slovakia.

Zdenko had studied tourism management and started his career in his field as a waiter. He wasn´t fully satisfied, so he started to look for something different. He focused on IT technologies and fell for it totally. "IT is fun", he found out.

His devotion, logical mind and great support from company provided him CISCO trainings he advanced fast. Now he is cooperating with the English client directly, visiting his premises.

"It is great to see the real operation. I cooperate with a customer who has the biggest drilling platforms in the world. I have to get the network to them. It´s so exciting!". 

Zdenko is thirty and when asked if he would like to be a higher manager in future, he says: "Who knows, career possibilities here are extended. But I am young, I need more experiences for something like this."

This modest man has a newborn baby and the bigger one. He likes secure family life here in Košice. His colleagues admire a lot his strong will - he is running to work everyday to keep himself in form and also attends International Peace Marathon every year.

Košice gave him everything he always  wanted - work he loves, supportive team and living in secure, beautiful city that offers him a lot of sport and culture possibilities.

Recently, Deutsche Telekom IT Solutions Slovakia actively participated in the captivating event organized by AHK Slowakei (Slovak - German Chamber of Industry and Commerce) named Catena X. The objective of this collaboration was to inform Slovakia's small and medium-sized automotive producers and suppliers about the benefits of using Catena-X solutions and how to exploit the full potential of their data. Our thanks for the interesting presentation and showcases go to Sven Löffler from T-Systems Germany.

At Deutsche Telekom we offer automotive suppliers IT solutions that enable them to leverage their data, securing improved efficiency through information standardization, and on-demand data availability as well as the necessary integration with their current IT infrastructure.

The Catena X Automotive Network aims to enhance transparency throughout the value chain. The vision of this solution is to make the data ecosystems of all participants in the supply chain connectable and compatible. It is crucial for us to support our customers on the journey to digitization in a future-proof and dependable manner.

Catena X aims to make data available in the future via jointly defined, standardized interfaces. This solution offers the possibility to extract data from companies and then make it available on standardized platforms with increased transparency and efficiency.

We bring the solution to enhance the potential of data for our customers. So, let's embrace the infinite possibilities that technology in automotive brings forth. Let's drive towards a future where innovation drives progress. Every journey is an adventure when driving with magenta partners.