Archive by Author | David H Deans

Explore the Global Autonomous Vehicle Readiness Index

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Managing urban transportation challenges in large metropolitan areas has motivated local government leaders to consider alternative solutions to traditional public transit. More major cities across the globe now have programs in place to test the applications of autonomous vehicle (AV) technologies.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Managed Service Provider Market Reached $300 Billion

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The Managed Services Provider (MSP) market, occupied by companies that provide contingent workforce management, is flourishing, logging a robust growth rate of 12 percent in 2016 to reach $300 billion in managed spend.

Source: Everest Group

Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Headset Upside

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Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) continue to gain momentum in the emerging technology marketplace. Dedicated AR and VR headsets are now expected to grow from just under 10 million units in 2016 to about 100 million units in 2021 — that’s a 5-year CAGR of 57.7 percent.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

U.S. CEO Outlook 2017 – Why it’s Time to Disrupt and Grow

KPMG’s survey of 400 U.S. chief executives reveals a surge in CEO confidence. Results show that most have a positive outlook on economic growth over the next three years, and possess far greater confidence in the United States and in their companies than last year.

Source: KPMG

Study Finds U.S. Merchants Increase Digital Sales in 2017

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The 2017 American Express Digital Payments Survey shows that consumers are increasingly relying on online and mobile technology to make purchases, opening new opportunities for merchants to reach more customers and grow revenue.

Source: American Express

Connected Car Commerce Revenue will Reach $100 Billion

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Beyond the connected car ecosystem, there are opportunities for integration with other emerging technology ecosystems — such as the smart home and smart city technology. The ultimate commercial value of the ecosystem will be determined by others, such as government policymakers and Mobile Network Operators (MNOs).

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Plans to Overhaul the U.S. Gov Legacy Computer Systems

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Saying the federal government is lagging behind the “technology revolution,” President Donald Trump called for more than $1 trillion in savings during the next 10 years by overhauling outdated computer systems and improving information technology.

Source: WSJ