Global IT Security Revenue will Reach $135 Billion

IT Security market research

As more business technology infrastructure moves online, so does the potential for exposure to cyber threats. Cybercrime is a great concern to most companies. Mobile computing and an expected 46 trillion connected devices in use by 2021 translates into more demand for effective security solutions.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Cloud IaaS Revenue will Reach $4.79B in Latin America

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Hybrid cloud models will be particularly popular among enterprises due to their ability to support clients’ strategy implementation, migration, and infrastructure management requirements.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Banks Must Adopt a Cloud-First Disruptor Mindset

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The established players in banking are constantly facing changes and new competition. These challenges stem primarily from on-the-cloud start-ups and agile FinTechs, a group of businesses that are 4,000-strong worldwide and on the receiving end of $19 billion in venture capital funding.

Source: IBM

Cloud Object Storage: Another Race to the Bottom?

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451 Research revealed that the cloud price battlefield has shifted from virtual machines (VMs) to cloud object storage. The analyst firm predicts that other services — particularly databases — will undergo the same pricing pressures over the next 18 months.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Virtual and Augmented Reality M&A Outlook for 2017

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Where the Digi-Capital ‘Augmented and Virtual Reality Report Q1 2017’ deals database tracked $1.5 billion investments in the last 12 months up to Q1 2017, there was only $600 million of M&As in the same period.

Source: Digi-Capital

Search Engine Optimization Tops List for Digital Marketers

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Search continued to lead digital marketing efforts for companies worldwide in 2016. And this was the case in spite of internet users’ widespread engagement with social.

Source: eMarketer

How Cognitive Systems will Empower the Firm of the Future

Cognitive Systems market research

What will be a key core competency for successful companies in the Future? Transactional activity will be almost entirely automated — algorithms and machine learning will simultaneously reduce the need for routine interactions while opening up new avenues for customer engagement.

Source: Bain & Company