Technology trends stories
Smartphone market slower to recover than expected - IDC
"We believe the global smartphone market will remain challenged through the first half of 2023, with hopes that recovery will improve."
FMI uncovers massive growth of IoT network management market
"Increasing adoption of IoT network management platforms across large enterprises will augment the growth in the market over the forecast period."
SOC-as-a-Service market to hit CAGR of 24.3% in next decade
Predicted to reach an estimated US$1340.3 million in 2022, the target market is likely fuelled by rising cyber security threats, the researchers state.
KnowBe4 predicts rise in 'catastrophic' attacks on CI
KnowBe4, the provider of the security awareness training, has announced its 2023 cybersecurity predictions from its team of industry experts.
ADAPT reveals biggest trends for CIOs in latest survey
Commenting on the release, ADAPT's Matt Boon says economic headwinds have led to a rapid rethink of existing and planned IT priorities.
Gartner releases top 10 strategic technology trends for 2023
Speaking at Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo, analysts said the strategic technology trends for 2023 were built around three themes - optimise, scale and pioneer.
New report identifies top digital challenges for AU businesses
Micro Focus has released the findings of the 2022 Digital Challenges in the Public Sector study, which examines the tech trends facing the AU public sector.
New FedEx report reveals biggest trends in eCommerce
The report shows that SMEs and consumers agree that there's room for further growth in the already booming eCommerce sector.
New Relic unpacks top observability trends and forecasts
New Relic published the 2022 Observability Forecast report, which captures insights into the current state of observability and its growth potential.
Cultural norms continue to drive F&B technology trends into the future
The food and beverage industry has risen to meet the changing expectations of consumers. Players have spent time rethinking and reconceptualising how to engage with patrons to create operational structures which deliver services according to emerging expectations.
McAfee uncovers top threat trends for Q2, 2021
With the shift to a more flexible pandemic workforce, cyber criminals have introduced new and updated threats and tactics in campaigns targeting prominent sectors, such as government, financial services and entertainment.
Cloud migration top priority for businesses, despite growing security concerns
"Moving to the cloud is at the heart of this transformation. However, many digital leaders remain nervous about this migration, with IT decision-makers highlighting fears around increased data leaks and security breaches."
Global wearables market fuelled by smaller companies and new tech
The appetite for wearable devices remained strong in the first quarter of 2021 (1Q21) even as volumes retreated from record fourth quarter levels, IDC finds.
I, Technologist: Democratising data & technology for all employees
“We now have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to turn this moment of truth for technology into a moment of trust."
Interview: SAS outlines the seven AI-based trends you'll see in 2021
Artificial intelligence has, let's face it, been the subject of much hype, of experimentation, and in some cases, pipe dreams.
From Me to We: Partnerships & multiparty systems in the post-COVID-19 age
MPS is all about sharing data infrastructure between people and organisations - think along the lines of blockchain, distributed databases and ledgers.
The mirrored world: Digital twins redefine business intelligence
The world’s most visionary leaders will use technology to master change and shape the future.
Hyperconnectivity market represents billion-dollar opportunities, analysts find
The number of connected devices globally is projected to increase from 30.4 billion in 2020 to 200 billion in 2030 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.7%.
IoT-managed services market to reach $166.71b by 2025
IoT-managed services providers are expected to leverage vertical expertise to expand globally, experiencing significant growth overall.
Frost & Sullivan breaks down biggest changes in the world of UIs
“UI technologies will be an important component in the shift from the office to a virtual workplace that is mobile and more flexible, while interactive interfaces have expanded the scope of businesses to engage with their customers and build deep relationships."
Seven emerging and future trends for contact centres
There has been a significant shift in the way that contact centres are managed and how agents are responding to changing customer behaviours and needs, writes NICE Asia Pacific president Darren Rushworth.
Eight digital transformation trends for 2021
Some organisations are kicking-off new DX initiatives now, and many others are accelerating investments they had already planned for 2022 and beyond.
World issues hinge on how well we communicate
Soprano Design vice president for global marketing Matt Thompson details the enterprise messaging trends that may resonate over the coming year.
IDC unveils key tech investment trends for future enterprise
IDC has unveiled its IT outlook for 2021, along with top trends and guidance for enterprises as they prepare for The Next Normal.