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Gartner’s top 10 tech trends for 2019
Gartner has released a list of what it sees as the most important strategic tech trends to be aware of in the quickly upcoming year.
Exclusive: Aruba APAC CTO talks next steps for the region
“So suddenly, in our region, we have become almost early adopters of these new shifts in technological revolutions.”
Exclusive: Aura on designing a secure IT infrastructure
Being secure by design is an ongoing process and not one that is forgotten as soon as a project is complete.
IDC - ‘aggressive growth’ coming for new CDI market
An inaugural report on composable/disaggregated infrastructure from IDC shows that it will go from US$300m to $3.4b in next five years.
IDC - Worldwide large format printer shipments up 1H18
For the first half of the year, shipments are up 3.5% while revenue is up over 5% compared to the first half of 2017.
Home and small offices will drive WLAN growth to $18b by 2022
Dell’Oro group research has shown that the WLAN market will continue to grow in the near future, driven by small home and small office needs.
Exclusive: What will it take for blockchain to achieve mass adoption?
With the technology and its applications still an enigma to most, blockchain has a long way to go before it’s mature enough for many use cases.
Alternative payments overtake traditional in APAC e-commerce
Alternative payments have overtaken traditional methods in the e-commerce market, including accounting for one-third of total payments in Australia.
Global data analytics spending will balloon to US$260b by 2022
Big data and business analytics remains a massive area of growth worldwide and shows no sign of slowing down in the near future.
Deep dive: How AI empowers today’s security operations analysts
“The biggest impact that AI is making in the SOC is faster time to triage.”
Bringing a gun to a gunfight: Countering AI-enabled threats
Artificial intelligence can reduce human effort and lower the time needed to detect, respond to, and recover from cybersecurity incidents.
Security professionals are considering black hat activity - report
49% of global mid-market professionals were most likely to suggest that it's easy to get into cybercrime without getting caught.
IDC - spending on 3D printing to reach $23b in 2022
IDC forecasts worldwide spending to exceed $14 billion in 2019, an increase of 23.2% over 2018.
Businesses collecting more data than they can handle - Gemalto
"Whether it’s selling it on the dark web, manipulating it for financial gain or to damage reputations, unsecured data is a goldmine for hackers."
Exclusive: Demystifying cryptojacking and how organisations can protect themselves
Cryptojacking is the latest step in the evolution of malware monetisation methods.
Gartner - 6 security and risk management trends
The six things anyone trying to sell, integrate or enhance cybersecurity need to know.
Cost of cyber attacks up 62% in five years - report
Malware infections globally are the most expensive cyber attacks – costing $2.4 million per incident.
Spending on AI cybersecurity solutions to increase – GlobalData
While cybersecurity has now become a critical business function, it remains a non-core competence for a significant number of boards.
Cyberthreats shifting with ransomware attacks down - research
Ransomware attacks are significantly declining, and active defences strategies are highly effective but underutilised, according to ISACA.
Data centre switching market growth hits five year high
100-gigabit ethernet port shipments more than doubled year-over-year in 1Q18
ZTE ban spells challenge and opportunity in the NZ mobile device market
It remains unclear what the imposed sanctions on ZTE will mean for the New Zealand mobile devices market.
Smartphones, the necessity that costs Aussies $9 billion per year
While Aussies are spending less on their monthly mobile plans, it appears they’re still coughing up big bucks for the pleasure of staying connected.
How AI is changing marketing exponentially - Gartner
How marketers can sort through the hype and manage the AI customer experience.
IDC predicts that spending on telecommunications will increase in 2018
Worldwide spending on telecommunications services and pay TV services reached $1.6 billion in 2017, an increase of 1.4% year over year.