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VYM: The Trend Continues

Despite forecasts of rising rates, high yield dividend funds keep moving higher.<p>VYM's top sectors are technology and financials, two areas I am …

Business

10 Ways Artificial Intelligence Will Change How People Use Smartphones

A report by market research firm Gartner predicts that 80 percent of smartphones will have built-in artificial intelligence features by 2022.

Enterprise Tech

Upcoming Research: Cloud Management Platforms - Marco Meinardi

At Gartner, we’re often asked how to select cloud management platforms (CMP). We’ve been asked that question in the past, when a CMP was the software …

Assessing the Strengths and Weaknesses of High-Value IaaS and PaaS Multicloud Use Cases - Vlog

In this vlog, i introduce you to my latest research "Assessing the Strengths and Weaknesses of High-Value IaaS and PaaS Multicloud Use Cases". The …

IaaS

India’s public cloud market to rise by 53%, says Akash Ambani

India’s public cloud market is estimated to be $2.6 billion in 2018 and would grow to over $4 billion by 2020, said Reliance Jio director Akash Ambani

Mukesh Ambani

Your Data Is Worth More Than You Think

Even when company leaders recognize that their data has value, they have difficulty measuring that value accurately — and it can cost them.<p>Data has …

Big Data

Gartner Opens Professional Sales Center at Florida Gulf Coast University

Gartner, Inc. and Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) today announced the opening of the Gartner Professional Sales Center on the FGCU campus in …

Fort Myers

As earnings season kicks off, can big tech keep the good times rolling?

The first round of earnings reports by major technology providers in 2018 kicks off Thursday, with IBM Corp. expected to set the stage for what …

Markets

What is Zero Trust? A model for more effective security

The <b>Zero Trust Network</b>, or <b>Zero Trust Architecture</b>, model was created in 2010 by John Kindervag, who at the time was a principal analyst at Forrester …

Security

Blockchain, AI to Drive IT Spending

Worldwide information technology spending this year is expected to hit $3.7 trillion, up 4.5% over 2017, as firms look to capitalize on the potential of blockchain, Internet of Things, artificial intelligence and other nascent digital solutions, Gartner Inc. said. IT spending last year totaled $3.5 …

Artificial Intelligence

The One Thing to Always Do When Mentioned in Analyst Research

A primary goal of most, if not all, analyst relations programs is to get products, services, and/or companies mentioned, or featured, in analyst …

Gartner says IT spending will hit $3.68 trillion in 2018, driven by AI, blockchain and IoT

Enterprises are to spend $3.68 trillion on IT hardware, software and services in 2018, up 4.5 percent from the year before, according to Gartner …

Gartner Says Global IT Spending to Reach $3.7 Trillion in 2018

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., January 16, 2018 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Global IT Spending to Reach $3.7 Trillion in 2018<p>Analysts to …

Economy

Semi market to grow 7.5% this year, says Gartner

The semiconductor market is forecast to total $451bn, according to Gartner.This story continues at Semi market to grow 7.5% this year, says GartnerOr …

Electronics

Ad Tech Undertones: A Conversation with Eric Franchi

Eric Franchi may be the best-developed investor in ad tech – and not just because he's mastered the intricacies of competitive weight lifting. …

Advertising

Intel’s Response to Chip Meltdown Deepens Rift With Microsoft

Recent revelations that millions of Intel Corp.’s chips carry a security flaw is putting a deeper strain on the company’s decades-long partnership …

Business

Automation - Why Only Now? - Augusto Barros

As we ramp up our research on SOAR and start looking at some interesting tools for automated security testing, something crossed my mind: Why are we …

Automation

Build the Case for an Identity and Access Management Program

No longer limited to security functions, identity and access management (IAM) has expanded its influence into new domains that include supply chain, …

PC market shows small signs of life as Q4 worldwide shipments grow

Personal computer makers may be quietly encouraged by a new report indicating their market is stabilizing. Fourth-quarter worldwide shipments grew by …

Gartner Says Worldwide PC Shipments Declined 2 Percent in 4Q17 and 2.8 Percent for the Year

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., January 11, 2018 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Worldwide PC Shipments Declined 2 Percent in 4Q17 and 2.8 Percent …

Markets

Dropbox Files for IPO Three Years After $10 Billion Private Valuation

Web-storage company Dropbox Inc. has filed confidentially to go public, in what stands to be one of the largest tech IPOs in the past few years, according to multiple people familiar with the matter.<p>The offering, expected in the coming months, would mark a rare move among a class of richly valued …

Business

The Bane of All Security Tests: Acting on Results - Anton Chuvakin

Want to hear a penetration testing joke? No, not this one:<p>…but this one:<p><i>Q: Do you need a pentest done?</i><p><i>A: Not sure … will it make us secure?</i><p>On a more …

Gartner and IDC agree: HP shipped the most PCs in 2017

The PC market is still declining, according to research firm Gartner, while IDC found that Q4 2017 actually saw positive growth and that 2017 was the most stable year the market has seen since 2011. But both agreed on the makeup of the top three computer makers: HP won 2017, followed closely by …

Business

10 Ways to Fund the Shift to Digital Business

Many of the options for digital business transformation, such as acquisitions and ventures, require significant investment. So where does the money …

Business Planning

5 ways artificial intelligence is changing the future of work

The proliferation of artificial intelligence (AI) is changing everything about the way we live, shop and communicate. From Amazon’s incredibly …

Sustainability

Fitbit Considers Developing Smartwatch for Kids

Fitbit Inc. is considering developing a wearable device for children, according to people familiar with the matter, as the company struggles to …

Business

Fitbit plans smartwatch, wearables for children

The move is being seen as a step by Fitbit to regain lost ground in the wearables segment. (File Photo)<p>Fitbit Inc is considering developing a …

Wearable Tech

Threat Simulation - How real does it have to be?

We are starting our research on "Testing Security". So far we've been working with a fairly broad scope, as Anton's post on the topic explained. One …

Information Security

Toyota Taps Amazon to Join Driverless Delivery Vehicle Alliance

Toyota Motor Corp., trying to transform itself into a leader of the new driverless economy, unveiled both the concept vehicle and the big-name …

Transportation

Gartner Says Artificial Intelligence Is a Game Changer for Personal Devices

Press Release<p>STAMFORD, Conn., January 8, 2018 View All Press Releases<p>Gartner Says Artificial Intelligence Is a Game Changer for Personal Devices<p>AI …

Emotions