News Index

Mobility's Still Not a Given in the Workplace
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 02, 2016
Businesses are still more likely to issue desktop PCs than smartphones or tablets, Gartner finds.
Digital Transformation and IT's Changing Role
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on December 01, 2016
IT departments are no longer solely in charge of setting their organization's tech strategy, and that's not necessarily a bad thing.
4G Smartphones to Cross 1 Billion Milestone This Year
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 29, 2016
IDC forecasts that 4G smartphone shipments will pass 1 billion units for the first time by the end of the year.
Ecommerce Traffic Spiked on Black Friday: Verizon
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 28, 2016
Shoppers are flooding the Internet this holiday shopping season in search of deals. Surprisingly, traffic attributable to mobile devices dipped slightly.
China Lent the Smartphone Market Momentum in Q3: Gartner
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 21, 2016
Huawei and Oppo made big gains while Samsung faced struggles related to with its fire-prone Galaxy Note 7.
Salesforce and Intel Back IoT Startup Sigfox in $160M Funding Round
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 18, 2016
The French company gathers two technology heavyweights in its bid to wirelessly connect IoT objects across the globe.
IT Job Market Growth Slows
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 11, 2016
An analysis from Janco Associates reveals that IT job creation in 2016 isn't as brisk as it was last year.
Feds Rest Their Digital Transformation Hopes on the Cloud
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 10, 2016
U.S. federal agencies are looking to the cloud to help them prepare for the realities of today's tech-driven landscape.
IT Services Market to Reach $731 Million in 2020
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 07, 2016
Technology services and outsourcing firms will soon set new records as enterprises charge ahead with their digital transformation efforts.
Soft Skills: An IT Career Must-Have
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 03, 2016
Of course technical knowledge is essential, but job seekers may also want to develop their soft skills to land a coveted IT position in 2017.
Tablet Market Drops nearly 15% in Q3
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on November 02, 2016
Thanks to its Prime Day promotions, Amazon's share of the market surged last quarter while Apple and Samsung suffered declines.
Amazon Leads in Public IaaS, IBM Has the Private Cloud Edge
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 31, 2016
AWS maintains its lead in the public IaaS space while IBM claims the top spot in the managed private clouds, according to Synergy Research Group's latest data.
Tech Comics: Is Auto Complete Enough?
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on October 28, 2016
Is auto complete all we need to help us communicate?
How CIOs Are Adapting to Digital Transformation
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 28, 2016
Shadow IT departments, new spending patterns and other changes await CIOs whose organizations are undergoing the digital transformation.
The Multi-Cloud Enterprise Is Becoming the Norm
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 26, 2016
A new study from 451 Research finds that most organizations are juggling multiple clouds, adding complexity to their IT operations.
Smartwatch Market Dropped More than 50% Last Quarter
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 24, 2016
The wearables category suffered a major drop in the last quarter as consumers wait for what's new.
Tech Comics: Delete File?
By Oliver Widder | News Article Published on October 21, 2016
Do our computers give us enough choices?
Visa and Chain Enlist Blockchain to Expedite International B2B Payments
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 21, 2016
Next year, Visa B2B Connect will help banks process and settle corporate payments in near-real time.
Google Refreshes Its Enterprise Cloud Storage Lineup
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 20, 2016
Not to be outdone by AWS and Microsoft Azure, Google unveils new enterprise-grade cloud storage plans to help businesses rein in costs.
IT Spending to Rebound to Nearly $3.5 Trillion in 2017
By Pedro Hernandez | News Article Published on October 19, 2016
The political and economic fallout of the Brexit vote is negatively impacting IT spending this year, but the market is set to perk back up next year says Gartner.