Tag Archives: cloud computing

Frost & Sullivan: Big Data Evolution Fast-tracks the Development of Smart Buildings

The convergence of next-generation IT solutions such as the Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing, big data and data analytics will open up new business opportunities for both building technology and ICT companies. More importantly,…

BizTechReports Analyst Briefing: Computer Economics’ Frank Scavo Explains Survey Results That Show Large Organizations Out-Investing Mid-Market in Cloud

I have almost taken it as an article of faith that small- and medium-sized business are leading the way in cloud adoption. The seemingly unassailable logic was that these firms tend to be unburdened by…

Gartner: Cloud Computing To Be Majority of New IT Spending by 2016

The use of cloud computing is projected to account for the majority of new IT spending by 2016, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. Additionally, 2016 is forecast to be a defining year for…

Organizations Must Plan Now for the Infinite Data Center, Gartner Says

The increasing business demands on IT mean that data center managers must plan to increase their organization’s computing and storage capacity at a considerable rate in the coming years, according to a recent Gartner, Inc.…

Businesses Want Hybrid Security-as-a-Service / On-Premise Solutions To Be ‘Magic Bullet’ for Security, Says Security Survey

Businesses want hybrid security-as-a-service (SECaaS)/ on-premise solutions to be the ‘magic bullet’ that will solve the complex security issues that revolve around cloud computing, according to a recent Infonetics Research security survey. “The clear takeaway…

Worldwide Public IT Cloud Services Spending To Reach Nearly $108 Billion by 2017

Worldwide Public IT Cloud Services spending is forecast to reach $47.4 billion in 2013 and projected to increase at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 23.5 percent over the next five years to be…

Road to Greater Enterprise Cloud Usage Runs Through Tactical Business Solutions: Gartner

Although the use of cloud services is growing faster than the overall enterprise IT market, it is still a small part of overall IT spending, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. The survey on…

CompTIA: Organizations Are Moving to Multiple Clouds in Combination

Ninety percent of companies claiming some form of cloud usage, many organizations have moved to the next step, leveraging multiple cloud models in different combinations to optimize benefits and efficiencies, according to new research from…