Monthly Archives: November 2012

OFC Market in India Expected To Grow at 12.5 Percent CAGR Reach $290.8 Million by 2018: Frost & Sullivan

The Optical Fiber Cables (OFC) market in India is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.5 percent between 2011 and 2018 to reach $290.8 million by 2018, according to a…

Aftermarket Mobile Accessory Revenues to Reach $62 Billion by 2017, ABI Says

Driven by the continued growth of smartphones, the market for mobile device accessories will grow at a 10.5% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from 2012 through 2017, resulting in annual revenues of $62 billion in…

Turkey EAS Market Double-Digit Growth Surpasses Expectations, According to IDC

The Turkish enterprise application software (EAS) market posted a year-over-year growth rate of 16.6% in 2011 to reach $138.91 million, according to new research by International Data Corporation. IDC found that the growth was driven…

Worldwide Enterprise IT Spending Forecast To Grow to $2.679 trillion, a 2.5% increase in 2013, Says Gartner

According to a new study from Gartner, the worldwide enterprise IT spending for 2013 is forecast to total $2.679 trillion, a 2.5 percent increase of projected 2012 spending of $2.603 trillion, (see press release.) The…

Global Biometrics Market Estimated To Reach $14.69 Billion in 2019, Says Frost & Sullivan

According to new research by Frost & Sullivan, the global biometrics market is estimated to reach $14.69 billion in 2019, up from $4.49 billion in 2010. “E-Government programs, like e-Passports, e-Gates, e-IDs, e-Driver’s licenses, and…

Worldwide Mobile Phone Sales Decline 3% and Smartphone Sales Increase 47% in 2012, Says Gartner

According to Gartner, worldwide mobile phone sales totaled 428 million units in the third quarter of 2012, a 3.1 percent decline from the same quarter last year, however, smartphone sales, which accounted for 39.6 percent…

Asia Pacific IT Spending To Reach $743 Billion in 2013, Says Gartner

According to Gartner’s latest outlook for the IT industry, Asia Pacific IT spending is forecast to reach $743 billion in 2013, an increase of 7.9 percent over 2012 which is expected to grow 7.6 percent,…

Employee-Empowering Technologies Raise Security Stakes for Organizations: CompTIA Says

Cloud computing, mobility, social tools and other technologies that put more power in the hands of individual users pose new challenges for organizations seeking to secure data, devices and networks, new research released by CompTIA,…

Worldwide Purchase Volume Over Mobile Devices will Exceed $1 Trillion by 2017: IDC

By 2017, worldwide purchase volume over mobile devices will exceed $1 trillion, according to new research by IDC Financial Insights. Most of this volume will be in the form of mobile commerce, which includes digital media…

Gartner Says Worldwide Platform-As-A-Service Revenue To Reach $1.2 Billion in 2012 and Grow to $2.9 Billion by 2016

According to new projections from Gartner, the worldwide platform-as-a-service (PaaS) revenue is on pace to reach $1.2 billion in 2012, and experience consistent growth with revenue totaling 1.5 billion in 2013, and growing to $2.9…