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IT Spending in EMEA will Reach $1 Trillion by 2018

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Information technology (IT) investment within the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region is on track to further growth.  IT spending in EMEA is forecast to reach $1 trillion in 2018 — that’s an increase of 4.9 percent from 2017, according to the latest market study by by Gartner.

Source: Digital Lifescapes

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

Many Strategies Fail Because They’re Not Actually Strategies

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A real strategy involves a clear set of choices that define what the firm is going to do and what it’s not going to do. Many strategies fail to get implemented, despite the ample efforts of hard-working people, because they do not represent a set of clear choices.

Source: HBR

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

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

Software-Defined Storage: How to Get Started

If you’re currently considering the merits of an SDS solution, you’re not alone. More CIOs and CTOs are embracing this storage technology for several important reasons.

Source: IBM Systems