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Worldwide IT Spending To Show Flat Growth In 2016

Worldwide IT Spending To Show Flat Growth In 2016

January 18, 2016 at 8:45 pm 0 comments

Worldwide IT spending is forecast to show flat growth in 2016 according to Gartner. Worldwide IT spending is forecast to total $3.54 trillion dollars in 2016, just a 0.6 percent increase over 2015 spending of $3.52 trillion dollars. 2015 saw the largest US dollar drop in IT spending since GartnerRead More

By 2020, 50% Major New Businesses Will Incorporate IoT

By 2020, 50% Major New Businesses Will Incorporate IoT

January 14, 2016 at 7:14 pm 0 comments

More than half of major new business processes and systems will incorporate some element of the Internet of Things (IoT) by 2020, according to Gartner. The impact of the IoT on consumers’ lives and corporate business models is rapidly increasing as the cost of “instrumenting” physical things with sensors andRead More

Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Declines 1.9 Percent In 2015

Worldwide Semiconductor Revenue Declines 1.9 Percent In 2015

January 8, 2016 at 11:09 am 0 comments

Worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled $333.7 billion in 2015, a 1.9 percent decrease from 2014 revenue of $340.3 billion, according to preliminary results by Gartner. The top 25 semiconductor vendors’ combined revenue increased 0.2 percent, which was more than the overall industry’s growth. The top 25 vendors accounted for 73.2 percentRead More

50% Consumers Will Use Smartphones Or Wearables For Mobile Payments

50% Consumers Will Use Smartphones Or Wearables For Mobile Payments

December 17, 2015 at 9:52 am 0 comments

According to Gartner, 50 percent consumers in mature markets is expected to be using smartphones or wearables for mobile payments by 2018. “Innovation in apps, mobile devices and mobile services are impacting traditional business models, particularly in the way people use personal technology for productivity and pleasure,” said Amanda Sabia,Read More

Smart Cities To Use 1.6 Bn Connected Things In 2016

Smart Cities To Use 1.6 Bn Connected Things In 2016

December 8, 2015 at 11:28 am 0 comments

Gartner estimates that 1.6 billion connected things will be used by smart cities in 2016, an increase of 39 percent from 2015. “Smart commercial buildings will be the highest user of Internet of Things (IoT) until 2017, after which smart homes will take the lead with just over 1 billionRead More

Migration To Windows 10 Will Be The Fastest: Gartner

Migration To Windows 10 Will Be The Fastest: Gartner

November 24, 2015 at 6:12 am 0 comments

Windows 10 is poised to become the most widely installed version of Windows ever, following on the path of Windows XP and Windows 7 before it, according to Gartner. Gartner predicts that 50 percent of enterprises will have started Windows 10 deployments by January 2017. “In the consumer market, aRead More

Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Lenovo & Xiaomi Top Smartphone Sales In Q3, 2015

Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Lenovo & Xiaomi Top Smartphone Sales In Q3, 2015

November 19, 2015 at 9:24 am 0 comments

Samsung, Apple, Huawei, Lenovo And Xiaomi has topped worldwide smartphone sales in third quarter of 2015 according to Gartner. In the third quarter of 2015, Samsung refreshed its flagship devices just four months after its previous refresh to address slowing demand for its high-end devices, and further compete with Apple’sRead More

6.4 Bn IoT Devices In 2016; IoT Services To Reach $235 Bn

6.4 Bn IoT Devices In 2016; IoT Services To Reach $235 Bn

November 11, 2015 at 8:05 am 0 comments

Gartner forecasts that 6.4 billion IoT (Internet of Things) devices will be in use worldwide in 2016, up 30 percent from 2015, and will reach 20.8 billion by 2020. Gartner estimates that IoT will support total services spending of $235 billion in 2016, up 22 percent from 2015. Services areRead More

India Data Center Infrastructure Market To Reach $2 Bn In 2016

India Data Center Infrastructure Market To Reach $2 Bn In 2016

November 6, 2015 at 7:39 am 0 comments

The Indian data center infrastructure market will total $2 billion in 2016, a 5.2 percent increase from 2015, according to Gartner. “Within the Indian IT infrastructure market, server revenue is forecast to reach $698 million in 2016, n increase of 5.3 percent over 2015. Enterprise networking will continue to beRead More

Worldwide Semiconductor Capital Spending To Decrease In 2015

Worldwide Semiconductor Capital Spending To Decrease In 2015

October 16, 2015 at 9:15 am 0 comments

Worldwide semiconductor capital spending is projected to decline one percent in 2015, to $63.9 billion, according to Gartner. This is a down from the 2.5 percent growth predicted in Gartner’s previous quarter’s forecast. The forecast for 2016 is unchanged at a 3.3 percent decline over 2015. “We are continuing toRead More