Archive by Author | David H. Deans

Video Games Industry will Reach $230B+ in 5 Years

Video Games Industry will Reach $230B+ in 5 Years

Video games software and hardware combined could be in the $165 billion to $170 billion range this year (if mobile outperforms again), and reach between $230 billion and $235 billion by 2022 if strong performance continues.

via Digi-Capital

Why Digital Business is a Key to Survival in 2018

Why Digital Business is a Key to Survival in 2018

Harnessing the potential of digital technology is critical to unlocking value in today’s global economy. For many corporations, digitizing has also become essential for their basic survival. As they invest in their digital transition, businesses need to determine where they will reap the most reward.

via World Economic Forum

Why Worldwide IT Spending will Reach $3.7 Trillion

Why Worldwide IT Spending will Reach $3.7 Trillion

Across the globe, more CIOs and CTOs are planning significant IT infrastructure investments, as part of their organization’s digital transformation growth agenda. Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2018 — that’s an increase of 4.5 percent from 2017, according to the latest forecast by Gartner.

via Digital Lifescapes

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.

via Digital Lifescapes

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.

via Digital Lifescapes

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.

via World Economic Forum

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