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China's DJI Unveils $499 Drone That Flies From Your Hand - Bloomberg

China’s SZ DJI Technology Co. unveiled a small camera drone starting at $499 that can take off and land from the palm of a hand, seeking to appeal to …

Drones

Cool Vendors in Core AI Technologies - Jim Hare

<b>Cool Vendors in Core AI Technologies</b><p>Cool or not? With all the hype (and confusion) from vendors around AI, Gartner is taking the “bull by the horns” …

Machine Learning

Chinese trio carve up a quarter of global smartphone sales in Q1: Gartner

The global smartphone market grew 9.1 per cent in the first quarter of this year, according to Gartner’s latest stats, and growth is being driven by a trio of Chinese device makers.<p>Smartphone sales in the quarter totaled 380 million units, with China’s top three mobile makers, Huawei, Oppo and …

Mobile Technology

Gartner: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Chinese players

Gartner says a trio of Chinese manufacturers accounted for a quarter of global smartphone sales during Q1, similar to what the IDC had stated.<p>We previously reported that despite Samsung’s leading worldwide smartphone shipments, the International Data Corporation attributed global sales growth to …

Samsung

Gartner Reprint

Market Guide for Digital Asset Management<p><b>Published:</b> 16 November 2016 <b>ID:</b> G00310686<p>Analyst(s):<p>Summary<p>Digital asset management is undergoing a …

Qlik Reveals More Roadmap and Vision - Cindi Howson

I’m just back from Qlik’s annual partner and user conference in Florida. Now as a privately held vendor, Qlik was able to share more of their …

Business Intelligence

My Master Data Management Client Key Research List - Andrew White

I often send links to key notes for core topics, such as Master Data Management, to clients. In fact many analysts maintain their own set of “key …

Business Intelligence

Using AI to Drive Smart Automation in Retail - Robert Hetu

Retailers must use AI to automate and deliver better decisions and make it possible for associates to be customer experience differentiators. …

Automation

Global semiconductor revenue grew 2.6 percent in 2016: Gartner

Global semiconductor revenue reached $343.5 billion during 2016, up from 2015's $334.9 billion and 2014's $340.3 billion.<p>Global semiconductor revenue …

Markets

Microsoft Faulted Over Ransomware While Shifting Blame to NSA - Bloomberg

There's a blame game brewing over who's responsible for the massive cyberattack that infected hundreds of thousands of computers. Microsoft Corp. is …

National Security Agency (NSA)

3 things to do immediately in the wake of WannaCry - Jonathan Care

My colleagues in IT Security have had a busy weekend. Since its discovery on Friday afternoon, the WannaCry ransomware attack has continued to spread …

Cybersecurity

The Era of the Empowered Consumer: Insights From the Gartner Digital Conference

The basically unlimited data, content, and information that your audience has access to has set the bar a little higher for brands.<p>One of the things I personally enjoy most about marketing is that it's constantly evolving. There are always new and better ways of engaging your audience, building …

Marketing

Introducing Infonomics - Peter Sondergaard

I read with great interest a recently published article in The Economist that leads with the title <i>The world’s most valuable resource is no longer</i> …

Big Data

Hackers refine techniques to go after smaller companies

With daily news about spies and even governments hacking into databases, it’s more important than ever for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) to invest in cybersecurity, experts say.<p>“Cybersecurity training is so incredibly important to SMBs. The impact of a hack on an SMB could be …

Cybersecurity

Businesses in Asia/Pacific region are behind global counterparts in digital maturity: Gartner

Asia/Pacific enterprises are slightly behind global counterparts in terms of digital business maturity, with 20 per cent of Asia/Pacific CEOs …

International Relations

Introducing the Automation Architect

So you’ve decided to automate your data center. Wise choice! Automation can provide real value to the IT organization and to the business it …

Automation

Gartner says AI systems might start replacing lawyers in just 5 years

Artificial intelligence-powered robots are coming along so fast that they could start replacing doctors, lawyers and IT workers within the next five …

Intelligence

Gartner Says Artificial Intelligence Could Turn Some Skilled Practices Into Utilities

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., May 9, 2017 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Artificial Intelligence Could Turn Some Skilled Practices Into Utilities<p>…

Artificial Intelligence

Gartner Inc. Ups Forecast on Closing of CEB Deal

<b>Gartner</b>(NYSE: IT)reported first-quarter financial results on May 4. The leading provider of research and analysis on the IT industry saw its profits dinged by acquisition-related charges, but management expects the company's recent deals to be meaningfully accretive to earnings in the years …

Stocks

Rajesh Kandaswamy

Blockchain can be more than a technology that solves specific problems. While it may appear to fit neatly to solve some problems (and prove totally …

Bitcoin

5 Steps to Address IoT Integration Challenges

<b>Adopt an API-First Approach</b>An API-first strategy is particularly relevant to IoT projects because they rely heavily on mobile and cloud computing, …

Internet of Things

Spending on IT infrastructure will reach $2.2 billion in 2017: Gartner

IT infrastructure spending that includes servers, storage, and enterprise networking equipment will total $2.2 billion in 2017 in India, a 1.5 …

India

How to Start an IT Monitoring Initiative

In the past, if a server went down, it would often be catastrophic. Now, with today’s highly dynamic technology infrastructures, server, storage and …

DevOps

Generation Z Is Inspiring the Future of Customer Experience - Robert Hetu

There is much talk about the millennials shaping the future. However, retail CIOs should be cognizant of Generation Z, a rapidly growing cohort that …

Customer Experience

Gartner Says Organizations Are Unprepared for the 2018 European Data Protection Regulation

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., May 3, 2017 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Organizations Are Unprepared for the 2018 European Data Protection …

Privacy

What to Tell The Board About Blockchain

It’s entirely possible that, in the next few weeks or months, your CEO will pull you into a meeting and ask “What do we tell the board about …

Bitcoin

Revisit Risk in the Age of Digital Transformation

Many CIOs feel that their organizations are ill-prepared to deal with the many new risks associated with digitalization. Gartner analysts say these …

Digital Transformation

Salesforce is Named a Leader for the Ninth Consecutive Year in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for the CRM Customer Engagement Center.

We’re on cloud nine with Gartner’s announcement of the leaders in the CRM Customer Engagement Center. Gartner evaluated 15 service software vendors …

Customer Service

Blockchain – Brought to you by your kids - Rajesh Kandaswamy

When I hear the voices of the blockchain community, it strikes me that they are attempting to build a whole new computing model from first …

Innovation

Government CIOs Spend 21 Percent of Their IT Budget on Digital Initiatives, Gartner Survey Finds - Article from Supply Chain Management Review

According to a global survey of CIOs by Gartner, Inc., top-performing organizations in the private and public sectors, on average, spend a greater …

Cybersecurity