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Cloud IT Infrastructure Market to Reach $52.3 Billion in 2018

Cloud IT Infrastructure Market to Reach $52.3B in 2018

Cloud service adoption continues to grow, as traditional IT vendors react to market demand. Total spending on IT infrastructure products for deployment in cloud environments is forecast to reach $52.3 billion in 2018 — that’s year-over-year growth of 10.9 percent, according to the latest worldwide market study by IDC.

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Converged Systems Revenue Reached $12.5 Billion

Converged Systems Revenue Reached $12.5 Billion

Worldwide converged systems market revenue increased 9.1 percent year-over -year to $3.6 billion during the fourth quarter of 2017 (4Q17), according to the latest market study by International Data Corporation (IDC).

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Robotic Collaboration with Humans in Timber Construction

Robotic Collaboration in Timber Construction

Digitalization has found its way into timber construction, with entire elements already being fabricated by computer-aided systems. The raw material is cut to size by the machines, but in most cases it still has to be manually assembled to create a plane frame.

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New Use Cases for Artificial Intelligence Drive Demand

New Use Cases for Artificial Intelligence Drive Demand

There’s been a significant increase in enterprise investment on technologies that analyze, organize, access, and provide advisory services that are based on use cases for unstructured data. In fact, worldwide spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach $19.1 billion in 2018 — that’s an increase of 54.2 percent over the amount spent in 2017.

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The Proven Alternative to Marketing Budget Waste

The Proven Alternative to Marketing Budget Waste

Marketers waste an average of 26% of their budgets on ineffective channels and strategies, according to recent survey findings. Half of respondents said they misspend at least 20% of their budgets. A few pessimists even believed they’re squandering more than 80% of their marketing budget. CMOs have a choice.

Story-Driven B2B Marketing – Digital Transformation in Action

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U.S. Social Media Study Shows Shifting Platform Use

The number of Facebook users will rise less than 1 percent to 169.5 million in 2018, driven by adoption among older age groups. However, there will be declines between 5.6% and 9.3% among users under 25, for a loss of 2.1 million.

via eMarketer

IoT Data Security Solutions Demand Gains Momentum

IoT Data Security Solutions Demand Gains Momentum

Internet of Things (IoT) technology deployments have increased across the globe, as more CIOs and CTOs explore new commercial applications. However, many organizations continue to seek IoT solutions that include comprehensive data protection capabilities.

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