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Commercial Drone Revenue to Reach $43B by 2024

Commercial Drone Revenue to Reach $43B by 2024

The Commercial Drone market will reach a 20.5% CAGR during 2019-2024, with annual spending surpassing $43.1 Billion by 2024. This is based on the drone-related revenue of companies across 15 industry segments.

via IoT Analytics

Why AI Applications Need Purpose-Built Servers

Why AI Applications Need Purpose-Built Servers

This is why compute and storage server platforms matter: “the AI revolution that we are witnessing could not have happened without the evolution of the computing hardware and of the computing ecosystem.”

via World Economic Forum

Worldwide IT Services Revenue Exceeded $1 Trillion

Worldwide IT Services Revenue Exceeded $1 Trillion

For the entire year, worldwide IT services revenues crossed the $1 trillion mark in 2018. Annual growth accelerated slightly to 4.3 percent. This largely reflects overall healthy corporate IT spending sustained by large enterprises’ cautious yet optimistic business outlook.

via Digital Lifescapes

Rising Demand for Digital Business Developer Skills

Rising Demand for Digital Business Developer Skills

Demand is surging for information-technology (IT) workers with advanced digital skills, as more companies seek help developing data analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging business tools.

via WSJ

Digital Business Investments Improve Valuations

How Digital Business Investments Improve Valuations

More and more non-technology companies are adopting digital technologies like AI, data analytics, and machine learning. This study of the economic performance of non-tech firms adopting new digital technologies finds a persistent future increase in valuation.

via Harvard Business School

Global Talent: Innovation Policy and the Economy

Global Talent: Innovation Policy and the Economy

“Talent is the most precious resource for today’s knowledge-based economy, and a significant share of the U.S. skilled workforce in technology fields is foreign-born. The U.S. has long held a leading position in attracting global talent, but the gap to other countries is weakening.”

via Harvard Business School

Adopting Blockchain to Secure Cloud Services

Adopting Blockchain to Secure Cloud Services

Due to the popularity of the cloud for businesses and the fact that many are so unprepared concerning cybersecurity, some people are exploring specific ways to secure the cloud. The blockchain is one viable possibility for keeping valuable details safe from cybercriminals.

via World Economic Forum