Monthly Archives: August 2013

Leading Analysts See Spike in Business Intelligence, Analytics Market: Analysts Covered — IDC — Gartner — MarketsandMarkets

Everywhere you turn these days, you’ll hear plenty of buzz about exponential growth in business intelligence (BI) and analytics space.  But unlike some IT trends that are embryonic enough to be one part business case…

Main Barrier To Achieving Optimization of IT Costs Is Mindset, Says 65 Percent of CIOs Surveyed

Sixty-five percent of CIOs believe that the main barrier preventing organizations from achieving continuous optimization of IT costs was related to mindset, according to a recent Gartner Inc., survey of 2,053 CIOs. After years of…

Gartner’s 2013 Hype Cycle Special Report Features Increased Hype Around Smart Machines, Cognitive Computing and the Internet of Things

Gartner’s newly released 2013 Hype Cycle Special Report features the increased hype around smart machines, cognitive computing and the Internet of Things as well as examining the relationship, being redefined through emerging technologies, between humans…

Frost & Sullivan: Asia-Pacific Network Security Market To Reach $3.62 Billion by 2018

The Asia-Pacific Network Security Market earned $2.16 billion in revenue for 2012, experiencing quarter-over-quarter growth of seven percent for just the second quarter and 5.7 percent growth year-over-year for 2012, and is projected to reach…

MarketsandMarkets: Community Cloud Market To Reach $ 2.49 Billion By 2018

The Community Cloud market is projected to increase at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 34.5 percent to reach to $2.49 billion in 2018, compared to $566.1 million in 2013, according to a recent…

Infonetics: Global Service Provider VoIP & IMS Equipment Market Grew 30 Percent in 2nd Quarter 2013 To Reach $936 Million

The global service provider VoIP and IMS equipment market grew 30 percent in the second quarter of 2013 to reach $936 million, in part due to the North American VoLTE sector which grew 78 percent…

Juniper Research: Smartphone OS Market Set To Fragment by 2018 as Apple and Samsung Reach 800 Million Shipments and New Players Capture 13 Percent Market Share

The global smartphone operating system (OS) market is projected to fracture over the next five years as new players such as Asha, Sailfish and emerging HTML 5 based OSs begin to gain ground in niche…

IDC: ANZ Datacenter Market Set for Consolidation with Providers Actively Looking To Expand Service Range

The Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) datacenter market is set for consolidation, with datacenter providers actively looking to expand their services range, according to a recent International Data Corporation (IDC) report. The result of this…