Volkswagen is leveraging internal IT expertise to build private clouds on top of OpenStack and the open-source Cloud Foundry platform-as-a-service …
Volkswagen Ag will name Matthias Mueller, currently CEO of VW subsidiary Porsche, to replace Martin Winterkorn who resigned as CEO Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal said, quoting a person familiar with the matter.
The fallout from the Volkswagen diesel scandal is spreading fast to the company’s other famous brands, including Porsche and Audi, and across the Atlantic to the U.S.
The scandal reached down into the company’s engineering corps as the CEO of Volkswagen’s US business, the research and development chief from Audi and the engine chief from Porsche, which are part of the Volkswagen Group, are said to be following Volkswagen’s CEO out the door of the company, according to multiple reports Thursday
The impending departures are a sign that the Volkswagen scandal is ready to grow to much larger proportions. Read more…
The public has learned the “how” of Volkswagen’s deception involving the emissions of its “clean diesel” vehicles, but they are still asking the $ 18 billion question, why? The answer will probably unfold over the course of a televised congressional hearing, and the reasons will likely be numerous. But it’s clear that events in the years 2007 and 2008 were among the main impetuses.
VW’s technical, regulatory & brand debt imperil the firm’s future