News Index

IT Managers Feel the Pressure of Managing Mobile
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 15, 2017
A recent survey from Tangoe and ORC International finds that most IT managers are not only in charge of keeping their mobile users and data safe, they're going it alone.
Connected Homes Are a Haven for Early Adopters
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 13, 2017
The Internet of Things is growing by leaps and bounds, but vendors have some work to do before it spreads into the average household.
Google and Oracle Making Big SaaS Gains
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 10, 2017
Microsoft may be the current champ, thanks to its strong collaboration offerings, but its rivals are picking up speed, says Synergy Research.
Happy IT Departments and How CIOs Can Help
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 07, 2017
A career in IT is stressful -- but often fulfilling if the right factors are in place, finds a new survey from Spiceworks.
Commercial Drones Spark Privacy and Security Fears
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 02, 2017
Technology professionals harbor concerns about the privacy and security implications of deploying drone fleets, finds ISACA.
Smartphone Market to Pick up the Pace in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on March 01, 2017
Anticipated demand for Apple's 10th anniversary iPhone and a growing appetite for augmented and virtual reality experiences on Android phablets will help vendors ship more smartphones this year, says IDC.
Digital Transformation to Drive $1.2 Trillion in Tech Spending This Year
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 24, 2017
It's a good time to be an IT vendor as enterprises rush to adopt modern business processes and work styles, suggests IDC's latest forecast.
Public Cloud Services Market Flirts with the Quarter-Billion-Dollar Mark
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 22, 2017
Gartner forecasts that the cloud computing market will reach $247 billion this year before growth rates begin to taper off.
Public Cloud Spending to Jump 24% in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 21, 2017
Global spending on public cloud infrastructure and services will hit $122.5 billion, according to IDC's latest forecast.
BI and Analytics Market to Cross $18 Billion Mark in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 17, 2017
Gartner forecasts the market will grow more than 7 percent this year as businesses continue to adopt software tools that seeker deeper insights into their operations.
VR Market to Hit $64 Billion by 2021
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 13, 2017
Increased demand from both consumers and businesses will push VR device shipments to over $100 million in a few short years, forecasts ABI Research.
8.4 Billion 'Things' to Light Up the IoT in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 07, 2017
The number of connected devices feeding data into the Internet of Things will jump more than 30 percent this year and help pour nearly $2 trillion into the world economy.
Microsoft, Google and IBM Cloud Growth Eclipses Smaller Players
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 03, 2017
When cloud giants compete, it's the smaller providers that suffer, finds Synergy Research.
Tablet Market Doldrums Continue
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on February 02, 2017
Buyers are picking up fewer iPads and other tablets, a slump that has lasted over two years according to IDC's latest analysis of the market.
Data Scientist, DevOps Engineer and DBA Among Top IT Jobs for 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 30, 2017
Looking for a career change? Here are some of the best tech jobs in the U.S., according to Glassdoor.
Smartphone In-App Transactions on the Rise
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 26, 2017
In-app spending climbed last year despite a general unwillingness to pay for apps by most smartphone owners, finds Gartner.
HPE Snaps Up Cloud Metering Specialist Cloud Cruiser
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 24, 2017
Cloud Cruiser's largest customer brings the cloud usage analytics technology in-house.
Chip Market to Rise More Than 7% in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 23, 2017
Increased demand for pricier memory chips and the ever-growing Internet of Things will help push the semiconductor market past $364 billion this year, says Gartner.
AI Adoption Set to Take Off in the Enterprise
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 20, 2017
Businesses may be bullish about putting artificial intelligence technologies to work but ethical concerns are putting a damper on things, finds a new study from Infosys.
Retailers Taking the Slow Road to Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on January 19, 2017
By dragging their feet on digital transformation, retailers are failing to achieve their full sales potential.