Monthly Archives: July 2013

Juniper Research: Mobile Wireless Accessory Shipments To Reach 150 Million by 2018

App-Enabled Smart Wireless Accessory shipments are projected to reach 15 million by the end of this year and experience a high growth surge to reach nearly 150 million by the end of 2018, according to…

Nearly Two-Thirds of Organizations Are Focused on Internally Driven GRC Risks, ACL Survey Finds

Despite increasing stakeholder and regulatory pressure to improve governance, risk management and compliance (GRC), organizations are significantly hindered from performing the task effectively. Although the number of organizations embracing cloud services for GRC may double…

Enterprise Buyers Demanding Proof of Cloud-Savvy Skills from Traditional Service Providers, Says Everest Group Report

Enterprise IT services buyers increasingly realize that the skills delivered by their traditional service providers are not the same skills needed for success in delivering cloud-based infrastructure, platform and software services. These buyers are adapting…

ABI: Automotive Apps To Reach 4.3 Billion Downloads and $1.67 Billion Revenue by 2018

Automotive apps downloaded in cars totaled 12 million at end of 2012 and are projected to reach 4.3 billion generating revenues of $1.67 globally by the end of 2018, according to a recent ABI Research…

ON World: Health & Fitness Sensors Set To Be Top Internet of Things Market with 40 Percent of Consumers To Consider Smart Watches for Health Reasons

Wearable wireless sensors for health and fitness are projected to be among the largest and fastest growing Internet of Things markets, with 40 percent of U.S. consumers interested in purchasing smart watches for health and…

Infonetics: Combined OTT Mobile Services Market To Reach $16 Billion by 2017

The combined, over-the-top (OTT) mobile services market, which includes Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), Voice over Long Term Evolution (VoLTE) and Mobile VoIP (mVoIP) services, is projected to reach $16 billion by 2017, according to…

Gartner: Worldwide PC, Tablet and Mobile Phone Shipments To Grow 5.9 Percent in 2013

Worldwide PC, tablet and mobile phone shipments are projected to reach 2.35 billion units in 2013, a 5.9 percent increase over 2012, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. forecast. The market is being driven by…

ABI: LTE-A Mobile Subscriber Market To Grow 295 Percent To Reach 500 Million by End of 2018

The LTE-Advanced (LTE-A) mobile subscriber market is projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 295 percent over the next five years to reach 500 million subscriptions by 2018, 34 percent of…

Frost & Sullivan: Online Shopping in Australia To Reach $18.3 Billion in 2013 and Grow 13.1 Percent Over Next Five Years

The online shopping market in Australia is projected to reach $18.3 billion by the end of 2013 and grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.1 percent over the next five years to…