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Why Artificial Intelligence will Enhance Human Potential

<b>Artificial intelligence (AI) can extend and augment human capability</b> to help solve health, poverty and education issues. If there is a problem, …

Artificial Intelligence

Mainframe Reinvention: a digital growth catalyst

<b>What if your enterprise could shift industry trends in its favor</b> by leveraging existing IT infrastructure? What if your company’s experts could …

Transmedia

Agricultural Robots and Drones Bring Big Data to Farming

According to a new study, <b>agriculture will be a major market for drones</b>, reaching over $480 million in 2027. Unmanned remote-controlled helicopters …

Big Data

Digital Commerce Users will Reach 3 Billion by 2021

<b>The mobile internet is a proven catalyst for online retail innovation</b>. For some time, it’s been clear that the mobile device — either smartphone or …

eCommerce

Network Function Virtualization Revenue to Reach $38 Billion

<b>Open source hardware and software projects continue to gain momentum</b> in the global telecom sector. However, after a relatively slow start, the …

Intelligence

How Digital Growth Drives Enterprise Architect Demand

According to the latest 2017 CIO Survey from Harvey Nash and KPMG, 89 percent of respondents are <b>maintaining or increasing their investment in IT</b> …

Innovation

Growth Challenges Drive Semiconductor Market M&A

Semiconductors are the heart of information technology and telecommunications systems. <b>Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled $343.5 billion in 2016</b> …

IT

Why Digital Trust is an Organizational Culture Challenge

<b>Organizational security online is everyone’s responsibility</b>, and a key part of all digital transformations. Furthermore, maintaining ‘digital trust’ …

Digital Transformation 2017: Disrupting Business as Usual

eMarketer defines digital transformation as <b>the process by which business leaders harness the capabilities and advances of emerging technologies</b> to …

Digital Transformation

Line of Business Leaders Drive Digital Transformation

Digital transformation requires savvy talent. That’s why more <b>Line of Business (LoB) leaders are adding business technology experts to their staff</b> — …

Digital Transformation

More IT Workloads Shift to Cloud Services in 2017

Cloud computing services continue to grow, as more organizations discover the benefits of hybrid cloud solutions. The worldwide cloud infrastructure …

Hybrid Clouds

Autonomous Vehicle Ecosystem Gains Momentum

According to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research, <b>50 percent of new vehicles will be shipped with Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V)</b> hardware …

Driverless Cars

Nearly Half of Internet Users in France Adopt OTT Video

Over-the-top (OTT) video service usage has made steady progress in becoming a mainstream activity in France. This year, nearly half of the country’s …

Internet

Distributed Ledger Technologies Enable Smart Contracts

Blockchain applications are driving significant new investment in related Internet of Things (IoT) projects. The rapidly evolving <b>distributed ledger</b> …

Bitcoin

IoT Apps Integrated with Machine Learning and Blockchain

<b>Internet of Things (IoT) market growth will accelerate in 2017</b>, with the adoption of narrowband IoT (NB-IoT), according the the latest worldwide …

Internet of Things

How Technology Transforms Education and Skills Demand

As we embark on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it’s clear that technology will play a central role in nearly all aspects of our lives. Research by …

Education

Cognitive Systems are Growing by 56 Percent in Latin America

Spending in cognitive systems will reach $358.2 million in Latin America by 2020. Financial services tops the list at 37% of the total, followed by …

Viruses

Compelling Economics of AI and Machine Learning Apps

Are you ready for the Cognitive Systems era? If not, have you at least updated your business technology plan? Evolving the CIO role, and <b>preparing a</b> …

Internet of Things will Enhance Residential Security Apps

<b>Security system monitoring via the Internet is still a growth business</b>. According to the latest market study by Berg Insight, the number of monitored …

Why Digital Banking in France Exceeds American Adoption

<b>The majority of France’s internet users will bank online in 2017</b>, according to eMarketer’s first-ever forecast of digital banking in the country. But …

Banking

Banking and Healthcare Chatbot Apps will Blossom

Chatbots have the potential to complete many of the tasks currently performed by online workers via <b>utilizing Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems</b> …

Internet of Things Apps are Booming in Hospitality Sector

The ecosystem for Internet of Things (IoT) applications in the B2B market continues to blossom, as <b>more vendors develop new offerings</b>. ABI Research …

Internet of Things

Media Tablet Demand Contracts Across the Globe

The worldwide media tablet market contracted in the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17) with total shipments of 36.2 million — <b>that’s a year-over-year</b> …

Tablets

Why Blockchain will Disrupt International Money Transfer

In 2016, emigrants working abroad <b>sent an estimated US$442 billion to their families in their home countries</b>. This global flow of cash is a …

Blockchain

Multi-Cloud Usage will Gain New Momentum in 2017

High growth continues within the public cloud sector. CIOs report that growth in their hosting and cloud computing services spending <b>will outpace</b> …

Cloud Computing

Government CIOs Drive Digital Transformation in 2017

When asked, <b>most senior executives can describe their digital transformation agenda</b> for 2017. In fact, on average, the top-performing commercial …

Digital Payments Market will Reach $3.9 Trillion in 2017

The banking and payments arena is now greatly influenced by mobile device adoption. Moreover, retail spend continues to <b>migrate from the physical</b> …

Public Safety LTE Network Adoption Gains Momentum

Public safety 4G/5G LTE technology will reach the mainstream markets after 2020 as trials and deployments gain momentum across the world, according …

Affordable Smartphones Enable Mobile Internet Boom

<b>Smartphones are essential to mobile internet growth</b>, and the related economic development that these devices enable within emerging markets. That …