Category Archives: ABI Research

POS Malware Threatens 51.2 Million POS Devices in Circulation, ABI Research Finds

In the aftermath of major cybersecurity breaches at Target, Home Depot and other prominent retail brands, an upsurge in point-of-sale (POS) malware is poised to wreak further havoc, according to ABI Research. In the majority…

Smart Home Security to Drive Home Automation Between Now and 2020, ABI Research Says

Fifteen million more U.S. homes will invest in new connected home security services over the next 5 years, according to a new report from ABI Research. The U.S. market, a bellwether for developed markets around…

Pete Rumpel Joins ABI Research as Chief Sales Officer

Pete Rumpel recently joined ABI Research in the position of Chief Sales Officer to build a best-in-class global sales organization. Rumpel has spent 25 years in technology sales. Rumpel began his career in field sales for…

M2M Connectivity To Be Embedded in More Than Two Billion Devices by 2018 with 60 Percent of Them Cellular

Machine-to-machine (M2M) connectivity is projected to be embedded in more than two billion devices across nine key industries by 2018, with cellular accounting for the majority of the value and the connectivity revenues, according to…

ABI Research: OEM-Installed Connected Car Infotainment Systems To Ship 19.6 Million Secure Container-Based Units and 14.6 Million Virtual Machine-Based Units by 2018

OEM-installed connected car infotainment systems with multiple OS architectures are projected to reach 34.2 million units shipped by 2018, with secure container-type units accounting for 57.3 percent of shipments at 19.6 million units and virtual…