Category Archives: Gartner Inc.

Gartner: Gartner Survey Reveals That SaaS Deployments Are Now Mission Critical

Global buyers of cloud applications cite cost, innovation and agility as reasons for adoption, according to a recent survey by Gartner, Inc. In May and June 2014, Gartner conducted a survey across 10 countries in…

Gartner: Gartner Says More Than a Third of U.S. Adult Smartphone Users User Their Smartphones for Video Calling

Video calling is growing into a key mainstream activity on smartphones, with high adoption rates in some markets, according to a survey by Gartner, Inc. The survey, which was conducted in June 2014, surveyed more…

Gartner: Gartner Predicts Live Video Broadcasting Will Be the New “Selfie” by 2017

Video and visual technologies are becoming increasingly important for interacting with customers and each other, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner predicts that by 2017, live video broadcasting will be the new “selfie” and recommends that…

Gartner: The Dominance of Pay TV Masks Strong Growth in Video-on-Demand Services

While pay TV is the biggest segment of the overall consumer video services market, accounting for 96.3 percent of total spending in 2014 and 94.2 percent by 2018, subscription video on demand (S-VOD) is a…

Gartner Says, Advanced Analytics Is a Top Business Priority

Gartner, Inc. today said advanced analytics is a top business priority, fuelled by the need to make advanced analysis accessible to more users and broaden the insight into the business. Advanced analytics is the fastest-growing…

Gartner Says, India IT Spending to Reach $73.3 Billion in 2015

IT spending in India is projected to total $73.3 billion in 2015, a 9.4 percent increase from the $67.1 billion forecast for 2014, according to Gartner, Inc. “India is forecast to be the third largest…

Gartner Says Sales of Tablets Will Represent Less Than 10 Percent of All Devices in 2014

Tablet sales growth is slowing in 2014 as new hardware buyers turn to alternative devices and existing users extend the lifetime of their tablets. Gartner, Inc. estimates that tablet sales worldwide will reach 229 million…

Gartner Says by 2017, 50 Percent of Internet of Things Solutions Will Originate in Startups That Are Less Than Three Years Old

Makers and startups, not tech providers, consumer goods companies or enterprises, will drive acceptance, use and growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) through the creation of a multitude of niche applications, according to Gartner,…

Gartner Identifies the Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2015

Gartner, highlighted the top 10 technology trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2015. Analysts presented their findings during the sold out Gartner Symposium/ITxpo, which is taking place here through Thursday. Gartner defines…

Gartner Says 40 Percent of U.S. Employees of Large Enterprises Use Personally Owned Devices for Work

Approximately 40 percent of U.S. consumers who work for large enterprises said they use their personally owned smartphone, desktop or laptop daily for some form of work purposes, according to a recent survey by Gartner,…