Five Leading Industries will Fuel Blockchain Growth

Five Leading Industries will Fuel Blockchain Growth

According to the latest worldwide market study by Juniper Research, blockchain deployments will enable banks to realize savings on cross-border settlement transactions of more than $27 billion by the end of 2030, thereby reducing costs by more than 11 percent per on-chain transaction.

via Digital Lifescapes

North America SMB Cyber Security Survey Results

North America SMB Cybersecurity Survey Results

46% of survey respondents say that security incidents resulted in lost productivity, 37% say disruption of business applications or IT system availability, and 37% say disruption of a business process or processes (multiple responses were accepted).

via ESG

Four Ways to Nurture a Digital Talent Culture

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The total number of investments venture capital firms have made to private companies in 2018 is on pace to set a five-year record, and venture capital funding is at nearly $443 Billion since 2014. Here’s how they attract and retain the top digital talent.

via CB Insights

Exploring the New Digital Reality Ecosystem

Exploring the New Digital Reality Ecosystem

AR/VR/XR are going to be big, but not everyone will win. Today’s market is a collection of related point solutions to specific problems, but not a fully functioning ecosystem. Not yet. For the market to begin to challenge incumbent platforms (particularly mobile), great technology isn’t enough.

via Digi Capital

Is the Right Group Leading Your Digital Initiatives?

Is the Right Group Leading Your Digital Initiatives?

As organizations mature, they are less likely to report that IT leads this digital progress; 23 percent of respondents at early-stage companies name IT as the primary leader of digitalization efforts, versus 16 percent at maturing companies.

via MIT Sloan

How Electric Vehicles will Transform Our Future

How Electric Vehicles will Transform Our Future

As a report from the World Economic Forum makes clear, we’re at the start of a mobility revolution. By 2040, more than half of new cars sold in the world will be electric vehicles, with 70 percent of market share in Europe, and over 50 percent in China.

via World Economic Forum

Why it’s Time to Rethink Your Data Infrastructure

Why it's Time to Rethink Your Data Infrastructure

More CIOs and CTOs are focused on enabling and supporting automated IT management, data movement and the placement of data across clouds and on-premises. They enable that solution by eliminating IT silos, breaking down barriers, and supporting a multi-cloud infrastructure.

via LinkedIn