Future of Fintech Platforms: Innovation and Disruption

Future of Fintech Platforms: Innovation and Disruption

The new study from Juniper Research found that roboadvisor platform revenues will reach $25 billion by 2022 — that’s up from an estimated $1.7 billion in 2017, as the automation of wealth management revolutionizes the way individuals invest.

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Exploring Cloud IT Infrastructure Investment Trends

Exploring Cloud IT Infrastructure Investment Trends

Vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT — including public and private cloud — grew 25.5 percent year-over-year in the third quarter of 2017 (3Q17) reaching $11.3 billion, according to the latest worldwide market study by IDC.

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How 5G Mobile will Drive Global Telecom Growth

How 5G Mobile will Drive Global Telecom Growth

Today, we are on the brink of the next big technology shift: 5G mobile telecom services. As with all major advances, 5G is discussed with everything from exaggerated skepticism to overstated excitement.

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Why Companies Don’t Respond to Digital Disruption

Why Companies Don’t Respond to Digital Disruption

The gap between the 87 percent who say digital disruption will affect their industry and the 44 percent who say their company is adequately preparing is, in a word, staggering. The majority knows digital disruption is happening.

via MIT Sloan Review

Emotion AI Systems Will Transform Personal Devices

Emotion AI Systems Will Transform Personal Devices

Artificial intelligence (AI) systems are already very sophisticated. Gartner predicts that by 2022, AI-enabled personal devices will know a lot more about that person’s emotional state. Moreover, AI is a disruptive force that will reshape the way we interact with many personal devices.

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Global Tech Market Growth for 2018 and 2019

Global Tech Market Growth for 2018 and 2019

Forrester projects that the global technology market for business and government purchases of IT hardware, software, and professional services will grow by around 5 percent in 2018 and 2019 measured in constant currencies.

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Hybrid IT: Infrastructure Fusion Management in 2018

Hybrid IT: Infrastructure Fusion Management in 2018

Hybrid IT has been discussed as the future for businesses for some time, but it is clear this future is now, with most organizations already having at least some of their infrastructure deployed off-premises.

via Information Age