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Hyperscale Cloud Providers Invest $16.9 Billion in 2016

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Consumer demand for cloud-based services drive investment in data centers. Across the globe, the largest consumer cloud service providers continue to add more and more capabilities to expand their offerings, thereby making it very difficult for the remaining me-too providers to compete with them.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Open Digital Transformation: Industry Expertise Matters

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Digital Business Transformation is at the center of new commercial growth strategies. Advances in IT technologies and associated accelerators are transforming whole industries and represent the largest driver of technology investment for the foreseeable future.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Designing Trust into the Global Networked Economy

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Trust is important when it comes to design. Whenever we arrive at a new website or consider a product, we rely on feeling like we trust a brand in order to interact with it. Whether you trust the service or not is the difference between whether you will sign up, make an order, refer a friend, or come back for a second spin.

Source: Quartz

mCommerce in the U.S. will Reach $102.14 Billion in 2017

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eMarketer’s latest estimates suggest that smartphone retail mCommerce sales in the U.S. market will increase more than 50% this year to total $102.14 billion. Other research confirms that the share of mobile-based digital shopping is on the rise.

Source: eMarketer

How to Make the Most of the Digital Growth Phenomenon

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Digital transformation demands substantial investment in organizational capabilities, process innovation, and institutional learning. Best practice suggests that every dollar invested in ICT should be matched with a $4 or $5 investment in process improvement, training, change management, etc.

Source: World Bank Group

Top 10 Predictions for Internet Industry Growth in China

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The largest mobile Internet companies in China will derive over 30 percent of their total revenue from overseas markets. Moreover, Chinese in-country online retail transactions will reach around $1.5 trillion by 2019, according to the latest market study by IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Quest for Digital Transformation Talent Escalates in 2017

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Seventy two percent of firms surveyed are executing on digital transformation, and that tables the topic of digital with the C-Suite. Digital business leaders now have more strategic responsibility and must wield stronger influence with their executive peers and leaders.

Source: Forrester