Tag Archives: social media

Smartphone Vendors Making the Most of High Growth in Emerging Markets, Futuresource Says

Emerging markets are fast becoming the new battleground for smartphone vendors as well-known global players are facing hot competition from local manufacturers, according to a new report by Futuresource Consulting. In its latest 2015 smartphone…

Mobile and Online Traffic to Reach 438 Billion Messages per Day by 2019: Juniper Research

Mobile and online messaging traffic will reach a whopping 160 trillion per year by 2019 — up from 94.2 trillion this year — according to new data from Juniper Research.   That translates into approximately 438…

Spending on Business Process Management Suites to Reach $2.7 Billion in 2015: Gartner

Worldwide spending on business process management (BPM) software is set to grow 4.4 percent to reach $2.7 billion in 2015, according to the latest forecast from Gartner, Inc. As organizations are beginning their digital transformation…

3rd Quarter Domestic and Roaming Data Usage Rise Significantly Due To 4G, Tablets, and Video

Third quarter domestic and roaming data usage is rising significantly due to the increased adoption of 4G, tablets and video usage, with domestic data usage up eight percent quarter-over-quarter, and roaming data usage up 16…

Global SMB Big-Data Spending To Reach $3.6 Billion by 2016, with 18 Percent Currently Investing

Global small and medium business (SMB) Big Data related deployment spending is projected to reach $3.6 billion by 2016, according to a recent Techaisle Research report. Eighteen percent of mid-market businesses are currently investing in…

Parents Choose The Bluetooth-Equipped, Battery-Operated Babysitter, Says Harris Poll

A growing trend in mobile device use is the Bluetooth-equipped, battery-operated babysitter, according to a recent Harris Interactive poll. While the American smartphone and tablet buying parent may not be purchasing their mobile devices specifically…

Global Marketing Process Optimization Solutions Market To Reach $2.7 Billion by 2017 with On-Premise Deployments To Dominate the Market

Global Marketing Process Optimization Solutions (MPOS) Market earned revenue of $756.7 million in 2012 and is projected to reach $2.7 billion by 2017, with on-premise deployments set to dominate. The increasing need among organizations to…

More Than Sixty Percent of Executives Uncomfortable Being Friended by Business Contacts on Facebook, Survey Says

More than six out of ten senior managers indicated that they were uncomfortable with business contacts “friending” them on Facebook, according to a recent OfficeTeam survey. Additionally, nearly half of those surveyed prefer not to…