Category Archives: BizTechReports

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Public Sector Adoption of Shared Services Technology Alters Risk Profile

Pressure to reduce costs while elevating the level of services government agencies provide to their citizens is defining how federal, state and local officials implement their technology transformation initiatives.  Not only are many agencies learning…

1on1 With BizTechReports: Threat Assessment and Protection Strategies for the Financial Services Industry with Isabelle Dumont of Palo Alto Networks

The financial services sector has always been an attractive target to hackers and malware developers of all stripes.  Regardless of motivation — whether for financial gain, political disruption, or plain-old mischievousness — penetrating and compromising…

Frost & Sullivan Reports 10 Million Mobile Downloads for Web Conferencing Solutions in 2013

Web conferencing vendors are looking to tap the significant opportunities created by the emergence of disruptive new services, mobility and social collaboration. The transition from audio-only communication to richer audio, web and video collaboration is…

By 2018, One out of Every Five Dollars in New Enterprise Tech Spend Will Be For Integrated as-a-Service Platform Solutions: Gartner

Organizations’ need to drive innovation and growth, coupled with a limited budget and the mainstreaming of consuming technology “as-a-service”, is creating the perfect condition for integrated platform solutions. Susan Tan, research director at Gartner, provides…

2014 Will Be a Year of Escalation, Consolidation, and Innovation as the Transition to IT’s “3rd Platform” Accelerates: IDC

‘Tis the season to prognosticate. International Data Corporation (IDC) has presented the first of its annual predictions for the coming year in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry. IDC’s predictions for 2014 were heavily…