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News and Press

Smartphone sales will register their worst ever decline this year before rebounding in 2020

September 26, 2019

Via: Phone Arena

Because the year’s third quarter hasn’t even ended yet, we don’t have any new smartphone sales numbers to add on top of the market’s pretty poor results reported for the first six months of 2019. But Gartner has just come […]


Gadgets, News and Press

Gartner: Enterprise Mobile Devices Yet To Show Their Strength

December 2, 2016

Via: InformationWeek

When it comes to companies supplying employees with computers, the venerable desktop — not a tablet, smart phone, or even a laptop — is the most frequently issued device. But the trend is toward more flexible and mobile devices, Gartner […]


Wireless

Smart Cities Can Get More Out Of IoT, Gartner Finds

November 10, 2016

Via: InformationWeek

At the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in Barcelona, the firm’s analysts propose that smart cities start looking beyond what IoT is currently being used for — mainly transportation and congestion issues — and begin thinking about a whole new realm of possibilities […]


Laptops

Latest IDC and Gartner data shows Mac sales continue to slow ahead of expected refresh

October 12, 2016

Via: 9to5Mac

It’s no secret that most of Apple’s Mac lineup is long overdue for refreshes and new data out today from Gartner and IDC shows how the prolonged period of no updates is affecting Apple in the overall market. Data from both […]


Networking, Wireless

Does Oracle have a shot in the public cloud vs. Amazon and Microsoft?

September 23, 2016

Via: Networkworld Cloud Computing

Larry Ellison has voiced fighting words at Oracle’s OpenWorld conference this week, announcing that Amazon Web Services’ lead in the IaaS market is over and that AWS will have “serious competition going forward. But does Oracle actually have a shot […]


Networking

End to End Monitoring Tames the SDN Beast

August 17, 2016

Via: Gigaom

In many cases, a Software Defined Network (SDN) can create as many problems as it solves. After all, SDNs can be complex beasts that need constant care and attention. That said, the drive behind adopting SDN technology is skyrocketing. Gartner […]


News and Press

Is Desktop-as-a-Service ready for business?

June 28, 2016

Via: Networkworld Cloud Computing

For companies looking to reduce the cost and complexity of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), the attraction of Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) is that you can greatly reduce up-front investment. “It’s pay as you go and you only pay for what you need,” […]


Networking, Wireless

A call for more cloud computing transparency

February 8, 2016

Via: ZDnet

The cloud needs to become more transparent especially since the industry is scaling to dominate enterprise technology. In a recent research note, Gartner argued that the revenue claims of cloud vendors are increasingly hard to digest. Gartner said enterprises shouldn’t […]


Networking, Tech

The Internet of Things may grow up to 30% in 2016, claim analysts

November 18, 2015

Via: Pocket Now

The Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t really something we could call new, but it isn’t until now that we notice companies taking this seriously as a new product category. The idea of having more and more devices around your home […]


Wireless

Hospitality Technology In Action: Can Big Data Lead to Higher Guest Satisfaction?

November 11, 2015

Via: Wireless Xirrus Blog

The notion of big data is not new. Rather, it simply describes a scenario whereby data sets occur at sizes beyond the ability of conventional software tools to capture, curate, manage, and process data within a tolerable elapsed time. According […]