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Hadoop Market Driven By Investments in Data Management, Says Global Industry Analysts

The global market for Hadoop is projected to reach $28.6 billion by 2020, driven by growing Big Data concerns, increasing investments in data management among enterprises, and evolution of Hadoop distribution, according to a new…

Criminal Attacks Are Now Leading Cause of Data Breach in Healthcare, Ponemon Finds

The healthcare industry is experiencing a surge in data breaches, security incidents, and criminal attacks—exposing millions of patients and their medical records—according to the latest Ponemon Institute study.   The study, sponsored by ID Experts,  reveals…

By 2020, a Quarter Billion Connected Vehicles Will Enable New In-Vehicle Services and Automated Driving Capabilities, Says Gartner

By 2020, there will be a quarter billion connected vehicles on the road, enabling new in-vehicle services and automated driving capabilities, according to a recent Gartner, Inc. report. During the next five years, the proportion…

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,…

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…

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…

ON World: Health & Wellness Wireless Sensor Networks To Reach $16 Billion by 2017

Health and wellness wireless sensor network (WSN) systems are projected to ship 18.2 million devices (excluding sports/fitness devices) with annual revenues reaching $16.3 billion by 2017, according to a new report from ON World. Additionally,…

IDC: EMEA Thin Client Market To Grow by 6.2 Percent in 2013

Thin client shipments for the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region experienced a year-over-year increase of 9.2 percent to more than 1.7 million units in 2012, and the market is projected to grow 6.2…

ABI: Wearable Computing Devices To Reach 485 Million Annual Shipments by 2018

The wearable computing device market is forecast to grow over the next five years to 485 million annual device shipments by 2018, according to ABI Research. Currently, 61 percent of the market centers around sport/activity…