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How China Leads Public Cloud Services Growth

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The ongoing shift to cloud computing continues across the globe. The worldwide public cloud services market grew 28.6 percent year-over-year in the first half of 2017 (1H17) with revenues totaling $63.2 billion, according to the latest market study by IDC.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Digital Trust is Transforming Global Commerce 

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We have entered an age where individuals can have more sway than traditional institutions, and customers are not just meek consumers but social influencers who define brands. And because trust is moving into the hands of the many, there will be more of it around.

Source: World Economic Forum

Cybersecurity Lessons for 2020 and Beyond

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We need to take stock and learn from recent big breaches, writes William Saito, an adviser to the Japanese government. Good cybersecurity has tremendous potential to improve society, business and services we use every day.

Source: World Economic Forum

Worldwide CIO Agenda for Digital-Native Enterprises

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Become the disruptor of your industry’s status quo, or face the consequences. To succeed, CEOs need to know the answer to a key question in 2018 and beyond. Does our CIO and/or CTO have what it takes to contribute to a meaningful and substantive digital transformation agenda?

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Why Economic Growth is No Longer Enough

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Advanced technologies, particularly advanced computing and robotics, have enabled productivity gains to occur without a corresponding increase in wages. The greater wealth generated by higher productivity goes instead to the owners of these technologies.

Source: Project Syndicate

Quantum Computing Technology Apps Gain Momentum

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The race to quantum supremacy is real: governmental R&D is accelerating the crystallization of the quantum computer, with more than $1.6 billion already invested globally. The potentially drastic repercussions on cybersecurity is equally real and has led to the focus on quantum-safe cryptography.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Insurance Industry Technology Investment Gains Momentum

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Almost $6 billion has been invested globally in insurance technology startups (Insurtech) in the last five years, particularly in digital customer engagement, mobile insurance management and analytics. In Australia, a new Insurtech industry association was launched this month, dedicated to the advancement of insurance innovation and startups.

Source: Gartner