Analyst report stories
Security practices for modernising the “spaghetti” of on-premises IT
Many organisations are wondering how to securely modernise their workload, often made up of a “spaghetti” of on-premises applications and management consoles.
De-risking the innovation cycle – a modern, real-time approach to security
Many organisations see cybersecurity as an inhibitor of innovation, with burdensome protection measures standing in the way of progress and speed.
What CFOs need to know about low-code
Understanding the opportunities, risks and costs associated with an organisation’s digital transformation journey is becoming an increasingly critical responsibility for CFOs.
IDC finds the majority of executives expecting a recession
59% of respondents believe 2023 will be a recession year. Of these, nearly 30% believe we are amidst a recession. Another 26% expect a recession in later 2022.
Micro Focus HCMX wins honours in cloud management reports
HCMX was also ranked as a market leader among all the participating vendors in the Hybrid Cloud Discovery and Mapping Solutions Tool, 2022.
Macroeconomic headwinds driving security up priority list
Current macroeconomic headwinds are driving security up enterprise’s priority list and reshaping the hardware Security Module market.
Absolute recognised in KuppingerCole Leadership Compass 2022
The company's Absolute Secure Access was recognised for its ability to protect users and resources while improving the remote worker experience.
Oracle reveals and releases new Java 19 updates
Oracle has announced the availability of Java 19, which is set to deliver performance, stability, and security improvements for developers.
TinyML SaaS to become a billion-dollar market by 2030
ABI Research forecasts that TinyML SaaS revenue will exceed US$220 million in 2022 and potentially become a billion-dollar market by 2030.
The App Edit: why conversational commerce is overtaking the app
Consumers appear to be suffering choice fatigue and are reducing the time spent across different apps. People favour a small selection of quality items in their wardrobe, and they’re taking the same approach with their apps.
IDC data shows significant decline in wearable tech shipments
New research from IDC through IDC Tracker has revealed the wearable technology market has faced a challenging second quarter.
Top seven CIO disruptions highlighted by Gartner
CIOs need to consider “what if” scenarios to avoid being blindsided by social, behavioural and technological disruptions, according to Gartner.
Six trends driving near-term adoption of metaverse technologies
Six trends are driving the use of metaverse technologies and will continue to drive its use over the next three to five years, according to Gartner.
IDC predicts almost $450 billion AI revenue this year
IDC's AI Tracker forecast indicates that global revenue for the AI market will reach nearly $450 billion in 2022.
Banking-as-a-Service to hit mainstream within two years
Some 30% of banks with greater than $1bn in assets will launch BaaS for new revenue by the end of 2024, but half will not meet revenue expectations.
Marketplacer recognised in Gartner Hype Cycle for eCommerce
Marketplacer has been recognised in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Digital Commerce 2022 as a sample vendor in the enterprise marketplaces category.
Frost & Sullivan recognises Tata Communications with five awards
Frost & Sullivan has recognised Tata Communications with the 2021 Indian Company of the Year Awards in five categories: managed security, SD-WAN, cloud interconnect, multi-cloud, and video managed services.
MES software investment to reach $5.4 billion in 2031 - report
ABI Research predicts that MES software will reach US $5.4 billion in 2031 as manufacturers embrace new offerings that foster greater productivity.
RingCentral #1 across all use cases in 2021 Gartner report
Gartner has ranked RingCentral #1 in all four use cases in the 2021 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS), Worldwide report.
Gartner survey reveals delays in government tech purchases
According to a survey by Gartner, at 22 months, the public sector has the longest average buying cycle for technology purchases compared to other industries.
IDC research shows rise in big data and analytics adoption
According to IDC, A/NZ spending on BDA solutions is expected to grow at 13.3% in the five years between 2021-2026, and hit US$8.9 billion by 2026.
Fastly named Challenger in Gartner Magic Quadrant report
"Fastly is able to keep applications and services safe without sacrificing speed of deployment or delivery, which is critical for reliable digital experiences.”
SnapLogic named Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories
SnapLogic has announced that it is the only iPaaS (Integrated Platform as a Service) vendor to be named a Visionary in two Magic Quadrant categories.
Tablets & laptops
PC and tablet shipments set to decline in 2022 and 2023
Tumultuous times are ahead for the PC and tablet markets, according to a new forecast from the International Data Corporation.