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Market Trends in Public Cloud Storage

The IDC Web Conference includes data highlights from the most recent IDC Storage Software and Cloud Services QView. The storage software market …

Cloud Computing

GCC Mobile Market Tipped for Recovery in 2018 Following Flat Shipments in 2017

Dubai – The GCC mobile phone market remained relatively flat in Q2 2017, according to the latest figures announced today by International Data …

Mobile

IDC Financial Insights Unveils 10 Fast Growing FinTechs for Thailand at FinTech Innovation Summit 2017

BANGKOK, September 14th, 2017 – IDC Financial Insights today unveiled a list of 10 fast growing fintechs in Thailand, part of the broader FinTech 101 …

FinTech

Growth in Wearables Shows No Signs of Wearing Out with Double-Digit Gains Forecast Through 2021, According to IDC

According to a new IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker forecast, vendors will ship a total of 121.7 million wearable devices this year, …

Wearable Tech

SAS is No 1 in advanced and predictive analytics market share, analysts say

IDC has released its Worldwide Business Intelligence and Analytics Tools Software Market Shares report, "Here comes the Cloud", positioning SAS at …

Business Intelligence

Enterprise SaaS market to double in next three years

Microsoft is continuing to dominate the growing enterprise software-as-a-service market with the vendor’s LinkedIn acquisition paying dividends, with …

SaaS

Amazon Aims To Employ 1,000 Techies In India

Amazon is seeking to take into service more than 1,000 individuals, mostly software developers, in the country. The employment will largely cater to …

CEE Augmented/Virtual Reality Market to Reach $471 Million in 2017, Driven by Consumer and Manufacturing Spending, According to IDC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Prague – The latest update to the Worldwide Semiannual Augmented and Virtual Reality Spending Guide from International Data …

Augmented Reality

4 Ways AI Can Help SMBs

Emerging AI technologies and new service offerings mean that small and mid-sized businesses can join big companies in taking advantage of AI.

Artificial Intelligence

4 BYOD Risks HR Managers Should Know About

In today’s employment atmosphere, a growing number of companies are shifting toward a more flexible workplace. By implementing bring your own device …

BYOD

Hank Barnes

It has been a few weeks since the conference ended. I again want to thank everyone that joined us in Huntington Beach. The feedback has been …

IDC - Latam to see 26.2% CAGR in public cloud services spending by 2021

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The Sarbanes-Oxley Act's 15th Anniversary: Global Corporate Ethical Behavior Improves, Challenges Remain

NEW YORK, July 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- More than half (52.4 percent) of C-suite and other executives say global corporate ethical behavior has …

Software is helping the world, not just eating it: Infor CEO on vertical cloud

Businesses inside and outside technology are learning what happens when cloud takes infrastructure out of the picture. Infor Inc. opted to build its …

Amazon Web Services

AI Will Be Ubiquitous in 2020 but Overhyped in 2017 – Gartner

Artificial intelligence will be baked into nearly every new software product and service by 2020, but the rush to claim AI integration today is …

AI Will Be Part of Almost Every New App by 2020, Claims Gartner

Signifying the growing popularity of Artificial Intelligence (AI), global research firm Gartner has predicted that AI will be virtually pervasive in …

Businesses will spend $128 billion on public cloud this year, says IDC | ZDNet

Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) will dominate as the top cloud computing type, capturing two-thirds of all public cloud spending in 2017.<p>Spending on …

CRM

Lenovo unveils business strategy to strengthen its portfolio

Dubai<p>Lenovo has redesigned its data centre line-up, adding new product families, to help businesses transform for the ‘intelligence revolution’ …

Human Capital Management Market to Reach $22 Billion by 2022: Analysis By Component, Software, Service, Deployment Model, Organizational Size & Vertical

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Mobile Workforce Management Vendors Urged to Invest in AI and Predictive Analytics to Sustain Competitive Edge in Market

Most Influential Technology Blogs<p>By Rene Buest<p>Being a business leader in the established economy is not necessarily a fun job these days. Keeping the …

Gartner: AI to arrive in 'almost every new software product by 2020'

It was once “cloud washing,” but it’s now “hype” and “AI Washing” that is “creating confusion, obscuring the real benefits of the …

Artificial Intelligence

Gartner: AI tech will be in most software products by 2020

Gartner has predicted the future of Artificial Intelligence (AI): by 2020 AI technologies will be virtually pervasive in almost every new software …

CIOs, ignore ‘change fatigue’ at your peril

Sequence periods of change with time to master new skills when implementing digital and business transformation initiatives, advises Gartner.

New Zealand

Gartner Cuts 2017 Global IT Spending Forecast, But Sees Silver Linings

Gartner has reduced its worldwide IT spending projections for the second time this year, now forecasting a 2.4 percent increase in 2017 to $3.5 …

Gartner: IT spending to rise in 2017

Worldwide IT spending is set to increase 2.4 percent this year as businesses increasingly adopt emerging technologies, according to a report released …

When Software Mergers Heat Up, These Companies Will Be Buyers

Trends in the enterprise software market favor big guns, says Goldman Sachs, and another wave of mergers and acquisitions seems likely with smaller …

The Next Frontier Of B2B Sales Is Predictive Analytics

You don’t need to be a certified data scientist to see that data is playing a critical role in transforming businesses across every industry and niche in 2017. But beneath all this growth you can definitely find one particular concept: predictive analytics.<p>When you look at predictive analytics, …

Business Intelligence

IBM Watson takes on IT services

Dive Brief:<p>Danske Bank is testing the first IBM Watson-based services platform that uses cognitive technologies to help IT service providers improve …