Infrastructure spend stories
Boosting Olympic Costs' Estimates With Data Analytics
Major infrastructure projects frequently exceed initial cost estimates, but it is possible to develop and evolve, cost estimates with greater accuracy.
Data centre construction oversight could be costly
Data centre operators are being warned about a costly oversight that could lead to downtime and costly remedial construction work.
Australia and New Zealand lagging behind the UK with infrastructure - potential BIM mandates
Autodesk and Infrastructure NSW have started the discussion around a potential BIM mandate by the Australian and New Zealand governments.
IT spending to hit $4.2 trillion in 2021 — report
Global IT spending is expected to reach $4.2 trillion this year, an increase of 8.6% from 2020, according to Gartner.
Cloud IT infrastructure spending on the rise in 1Q20 - IDC
Cloud IT infrastructure sales increase 2.2% in Q1 2020, while non-cloud infrastructure investments plummet 16.3%, says IDC.
China’s cloud infrastructure services market grows 67% in Q1, despite COVID-19 disruption
Despite the disruption caused by COVID-19, cloud infrastructure services spending reached US$3.9 billion for the first quarter of 2020, according to Canalys.
Global Data Center doubles size of Israel facility
Global Data Center in Herzliya expands, doubling space for IT hosting and business continuity amid growth.
Channel dominated infrastructure shipments in 2017 with 74%
The value of global infrastructure shipments hit an all-time high last year with 3 vendors and the channel dominating, but direct sales are catching.
IDC report highlights changing IT spending patterns
Shift to the clouds: IDC forecasts a surge in IT spend on cloud infrastructure, as traditional on-premise demand declines.
Vendor revenue from infrastructure on the up in 3Q16
Cloud IT infrastructure sales see 8.1% growth in Q3 2016, driven by increased revenue from server, storage, and Ethernet switch sales.
Cisco dominates enterprise infrastructure, but HPE wins in data center servers
Cisco has the lion’s share of enterprise infrastructure spend, controlling one-third of the overall market – but HPE is tops for data center servers.
Cloud driving infrastructure spend in 2016
Spend on server, storage and Ethernet switches for deployment in cloud environments is expected to increase by 18.9% this year.
Infrastructure as a service – providing businesses with flexibility
Archie Reed, CTO for Enterprise Services, HP South Pacific makes a case for looking beyond the discussion of Cloud versus Outsourcing towards a hybrid solution.