Across all hospitals, 30% of the respondents said they were comfortable with cloud in 2014, while an additional 41.5% respondents said they were more comfortable with cloud in 2015 than they were in 2014. Barriers to cloud adoption, primarily comfort levels with security and compliance, are clearly coming down.
In 2014, the number of active M2M modules (all technologies included) reached 1.2 billion units. They will top over 4.1 billion by 2019 with a 29% CAGR. In 2015, the cellular market is expected to represent 290 million modules worldwide for a total market of 30 billion EUR.
Digi-Capital AR/VR deals database captured $686 million of investments in augmented and virtual reality in 2015. There have now been 6 straight quarters of AR/VR investment growth, with a quarter of a billion dollars invested in Q4 2015 at nearly 6x the rate of mid-2014.
According to a TBR market study, 31% of business intelligence (BI) software customers use analytics capabilities for Internet of Things (IoT) devices and 45% plan to purchase their first IoT analytics solution in the next two years.
Welcome to the 2016 edition of Deloitte’s predictions for the Technology, Media, and Telecommunications (TMT) sectors. These Predictions reveal the perspectives gained from hundreds of conversations with industry leaders, and tens of thousands of consumer interviews across the globe.
Whether it’s monitoring the performance of airline engines, enabling keyless entry to hotel rooms or helping tourists find their way around Disney World, the internet of things (IoT) is creating exciting opportunities for the travel and hospitality industry.
Asian buyers increased investment within the U.S. market in 2015, particularly as the semiconductor space consolidated. According to Mergermarket intelligence, this outbound trend will continue in 2016, with the Chinese government pushing companies to upgrade technology through its “Made in China 2025” initiative.
Source: Digital Lifescapes