News Index

Retailers and Banks are Driving Demand for Artificial Intelligence Systems
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 25, 2017
Each industry will spend over $1.7 billion in 2017 to deliver smarter products and services, says IDC in its latest forecast.
Data Center Infrastructure Tops $30 Billion amid Public Cloud Boom
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 18, 2017
Public and private cloud operators are snapping up data center hardware and software as demand for their services ramp up.
Wearables Innovation Is Centered Around the Wrist
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 14, 2017
Technological advances and skyrocketing smartwatch demand is pushing the wearables market to new heights, says IDC.
Financial Application Market Catching Cloud Fever
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 13, 2017
More businesses are moving their financial applications off their on-premises systems and onto the cloud, says Gartner.
Containers Use in Production Workloads Ticks Up Slowly
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 12, 2017
The buzz surrounding containers isn't translating into a flood of production deployments, finds the Cloud Foundry Foundation.
Hybrid Cloud Storage Startup Elastifile Raises $16 Million
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 11, 2017
Western Digital increases its investments in flash and hybrid cloud storage specialist Elastifile.
IoT's Effects on IT Infrastructure Spending
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 08, 2017
For many businesses, embracing the Internet of Things means increased spending on some enterprise IT essentials, finds 451 Research.
Virtual Reality Headset Market Made Gains in Q2
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 07, 2017
Shipments surpassed 2 million units in the second quarter of 2017, indicating increasing demand for virtual reality experiences.
IoT a Windfall for Mobile Network Operators
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 06, 2017
Thanks to the rapid growth of the Internet of Things, telecoms stand to generate major revenues over the next several years, says the GSMA.
Wearables Market Picks Up in Q2 on Increasing Smartwatch Demand
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on September 01, 2017
Smartwatch vendors made big gains in the second quarter as basic wearables start to lose their appeal and devotees.
SaaS Market Nears the $15 Billion Per Quarter Milestone
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 31, 2017
Increasing business demand for cloud applications has pushed the market to new heights, according to a new analysis from Synergy Research.
Phablets Lift the Smartphone Market
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 30, 2017
Large-screen smartphones will help the market sustain its growth for the foreseeable future, predicts IDC.
Wearable Device Market Gains Momentum
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 28, 2017
Sales of smartwatches, fitness trackers and other wearables will surpass 310 million units this year, Gartner predicts.
IBM Debuts Secure, 'Enterprise-Ready' Blockchain Platform
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 22, 2017
With the IBM Blockchain Platform, developers can get started on their production-grade blockchain applications today.
IT Professionals Largely Unfazed by Cloud Outages
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 21, 2017
Despite the risk of service outages, most technology workers still place a lot of faith in the cloud, according to a study from ManageEngine and ITSM.tools.
More than Half of All Enterprises are Eyeing Blockchain
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 18, 2017
A majority of organizations are at least considering incorporating blockchain into the IT mix, finds Juniper Research.
AI Evolves into a Business Technology 'Megatrend'
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 17, 2017
Gartner names artificial intelligence one of the most disruptive technology trends to affect businesses over the next several years.
CMOs and Corporate Sales Leaders are Fans of AI
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 08, 2017
Marketing and sales executives are adding AI to their technology toolkit, according to a new study from IBM and Oxford Economics.
AI Chatbots in Business to Deliver Big Savings
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 07, 2017
AI-powered chatbots are poised to save businesses billions of dollars, according to Juniper Research.
Frenzied Deal Making Hits North American Data Center Market
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on August 03, 2017
The first half of 2017 set new records for data center M&A activity, according to a new report from JLL.