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Personal Computing Device Market Continues the Decline

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According to the latest worldwide market study by IDC, global shipments of personal computing devices (PCDs), comprised of traditional PCs (desktops, notebooks, and workstations) and media tablets (slates and detachables), will continue a decline through 2021.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

Digital Transformation Requires Robust IT Architecture

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Today, just 34 percent of companies say they build IT architecture strategies beyond a 12-month window, according to a survey of 500 U.S. firms. Yet a majority acknowledge the need for improved planning across their entire IT architecture – hardware, development (software), data, and security.

Source: CompTIA

IoT Security Revenue to Reach $4.4 Billion by 2022

Global spending on IoT security is currently estimated at $703 million for 2017 and forecast to grow at a CAGR of 44 percent over the six-year period to become a $4.4 billion market opportunity by 2022.

Source: IoT Analytics

Open Innovation is Driven by New IT Hardware and Software

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This new way of creating digital – IT-based – infrastructures has several spearheads: microservices, DevOps and IoT platforms. In this sense, open source is a forerunner, and now a key catalyst of one of the most important axes of digital transformation, open innovation.

Source: PAC – a CXP Company

How Companies Can Catch Up to the Digital Revolution

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“Just as in a corporate restructuring program, however, digital transformations require choices about what sort of change the company should pursue. In our experience, there are five main options, each one requiring a specific approach and set of activities, each with its own costs and benefits.”

Source: McKinsey & Company

Cyber Threat Survey Uncovers Common IT Security Attacks

IT security threats market research

Phishing (72%), spyware (50%), ransomware (49%) and Trojans (47%) are the threats most seen by respondents’ organizations, but not all of these have significant impact. When it comes to impact, phishing causes the most damage, and 40% of survey respondents experienced phishing attacks, including spearphishing and whaling in the last year.

Source: SANS Institute

How to Ensure Your Digital Transformation Succeeds

The CEO has a preeminent role in driving the digital transformation process. The process needs to start from the top. You need to change structures. The only one who can do it is the CEO.

Source: McKinsey & Company