Skip to main content

Visma International Blog – technology, business & life at Visma

All articles

  • ""

    Saluting our Testers across Visma

    Identifying software bugs and revealing hidden assumptions is no easy task, which is why having skilled Testers is critical for any technology company. With today being International Tester’s Day, we talked to several of our own Testers to find out what they do, how they tackle problems, and how they “debug” themselves after a long day.

  • ""

    The future of the digital workplace

    Over the last one and a half years, people across the world have been forced to work from home. This has naturally accelerated the development of the digital workplace. But what does the future digital workplace look like, and what are the challenges?

  • A man carries his bike with a cooler containing the Covid vaccine across a river.

    Highlighting causes we care about on International Charity Day

    Today is International Charity Day, an occasion to celebrate the hard work of charities around the world to improve people’s lives. What are the most pressing global issues we should be addressing? Read on to find out the causes most important to our employees, and the charities we believe are best positioned to work on them.

  • ""

    Machine learning of Smartscan Part 1: Bert awakens

    Our Visma Machine Learning Assets team recently launched Smartscan Premium. In this blog series, they will take you behind the scenes to look at the machine learning and research that the Smartscan technology is built upon and what challenges the technology is solving.

  • Man writing code on his computer, looking concentrated

    Cloud security: Frequently asked questions

    How secure are cloud solutions? What initiatives are cloud providers taking to make sure the data on their servers are secure? And what are the most important cloud security challenges today? We have asked one of the security experts at Visma, Stian Estil, to answer these questions.

  • Holded founders Javi Fondevila and Bernat Ripoll (left to right)

    Meet the entrepreneurs behind startup success Holded

    Javi Fondevila and Bernat Ripoll met through Facebook with a business idea and a joint interest in snowboarding. We had a chat with them to hear more about their key to success and learn what running a successful business and action sports have in common.

  • Man and girl sitting in a sofa looking at a laptop and mobile phone

    Cyber security: Can we trust cloud computing services?

    “It’s a bit like insurances. Perceived as an unnecessary expense, until the day chaos erupts. Then most people are well satisfied with the investment.” We have talked to Security Director at Visma, Espen Johansen, about cloud security.

  • Hans Petter Farstad & Alexander Lystad

    Meet our tech talents: Hans Petter Farstad & Alexander Lystad

    In this last interview with our technology talents, we have talked to Hans Petter Farstad, a full-stack Senior Consultant at Visma Avento, and Tinius Alexander Lystad, Director of Cloud and Engineering in Visma. What does a typical workday look like for them, and how do they believe Visma’s tech culture differ from other companies?

  • Man in a brown singlet sitting on a table outside looking at his laptop

    What is fake news?

    What is fake news and why has fake news become such a large industry? We dig deeper into the different types of fake news and how it can be used to interfere in elections, economies, and geopolitical conflicts.

  • Louise Lindberg

    Meet our tech talents: Louise Lindberg

    What does a typical workday look like for a Product Development Director in Visma? We’ve chatted with Louise Lindberg, who started as a Management Trainee in Visma four years ago. Today, she leads several development teams and works with a broad range of Visma products.

Most popular

  • ""

    What is an IT Security Policy?

    Every organisation—from startups to large, global corporations and nonprofits—must make sure that they have procedures to keep up with an ever-changing landscape of threats and vulnerabilities to keep its assets secure. But what is an IT Security Policy, and how do you enforce them?

  • ""

    Turning the UEFA Euro into math

    The Finnish company Weoptit, a company in Visma, has turned the UEFA Euro tournament into math and simulations. Based on a model originally built by their analysts prior to the World Cup 2006, they have played out the tournament 1,000 000 times to find out what results each team can expect from this summer’s football festival.