Monthly Archives: February 2013

APAC LTE Subscriptions Expected To Reach 72.1 Million By The End Of 2013

The LTE subscription market in the Asia Pacific region (APAC) is predicted to nearly double over the next year, reaching 72.1 million by the end of 2013, according to a new report by ABI Research,…

IDC: Smart Connected Device Shipments Rise 29.1 Percent in 2012 with Tablets Experiencing Highest Growth Level

According to a new report from International Data Corporation (IDC), smart connected device shipments rose 28.3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2012 to 367.7 million units shipped, http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS23958513. Tablet shipments experienced the highest level…

MarketsandMarkets: Platform-as-a-Service Market To Reach $6.94 Billion by 2018

Accordong to a new report by MarketsandMarkets, the global platform-as-a-service (PaaS) market is projected to grow from $1.28 billion in 2013 to $6.94 billion in 2018, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 32.54 percent,…

MarketsandMarkets: UCaaS Market To Increase to $7.62 Billion by 2018

The Unified Communications as-a-service (UCaaS) Market is projected to grow at an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 24.8 percent from $2.52 billion in 2013 to $7.62 billion by 2018, according to a new…

Cost Efficiency Is Silver Lining In Western European Government Cloud Initiatives: IDC Government

Despite economic challenges in Western Europe, 56% of local government survey respondents and 42% of central government respondents have adopted or are planning to adopt internally hosted private cloud, according to a new study from…

Changing Workplace Dynamics to Drive SMB Mobility Spending in North America

Mobile device landscape and application/solution usage is set to undergo transformation as small and medium businesses (SMBs) begin to embrace the “Bring Your Own Device”(BYOD) opportunity, says AMI-Partners. Faced with a slower than expected recovery…

Computer Economics’ 14 IT Initiatives in Technology Trends for 2012/2013

The 14 major IT initiatives that business leaders must understand in order to separate the return on investment (ROI) and total cost of ownership (TCO) from the hype are identified and analyzed in a new study…

ABI: Nearly 15 Million Computing Devices To Be Shipped Into the Education Market in 2013

Nearly fifteen million computing devices will be shipped into the education market in 2013, according to ABI’s new Education Market for Computing Devices report. Of these, netbooks are anticipated to be the largest proportion of…