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Personal Computer Market Recovery Predicted in 2019

Personal Computer Market Recovery Predicted in 2019

The worldwide PC market will likely experience a slight recovery in 2019, with shipments of desktops, notebooks and two-in-ones set for 0.3 percent growth — that’s after seven years of ongoing declines.

via Digital Lifescapes

Linking Data Culture to C-Suite Business Outcomes

Linking Data Culture to C-Suite Business Outcomes

Organizational culture can accelerate the application of analytics, amplify its power, and steer companies away from risky outcomes. Here are seven principles that underpin a healthy data culture. Lessons-learned: solving business problems must be a part of your data strategy.

via McKinsey

Exploring the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

Exploring the Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

According to CB Insights data, the top three industries that have seen the most artificial intelligence (AI) deals in the last five years are healthcare, security, and fintech. And players in these top AI industries are the subjects of intense ethics debates.

via CB Insights

Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenue will Reach $62.2 Billion

Cloud IT Infrastructure Revenue will Reach $62.2 Billion

The combined public and private cloud revenues accounted for 48.5 percent of the total worldwide IT infrastructure spending in 2Q18 — that’s up from 43.5 percent a year ago and will account for 46.6 percent of the total worldwide IT infrastructure spending for the full year.

via Digital Lifescapes

Converged Systems Enable IT Transformation Initiatives

Converged Systems Enable IT Transformation Initiatives

Some IT organizations prefer infrastructure solutions that offer simplified cloud deployment models for their digital transformation projects.  According to the latest market study by IDC, worldwide converged systems market revenue increased 9.9 percent year-over-year to $3.5 billion during the second quarter of 2018 (2Q18).

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IoT Investments Reach $3.3 Billion in 2018

IoT Investments Reach $3.3 Billion in 2018

Overall Internet of Things (IoT) funding has stabilized. The last 12 months saw $3.3 billion in total recorded IoT investments. At the same time, successful exits are increasing. The total number of acquisitions or exits saw a new record during the second quarter of 2018 (27 in total).

via IoT Analytics

Regtech Revenue will Reach $115 Billion in 2023

Regtech Revenue will Reach $115 Billion in 2023

The appeal of Regtech is that financial institutions can utilize new and disruptive technologies, such as Artificial Intelligence (AI), Big Data analytics, biometrics, blockchain or chatbots to reduce their overall spending on compliance by unlocking more efficient practices.

via Digital Lifescapes