IT Brief Australia logo
Technology news for Australia's largest enterprises

Market research news stories - Page 4

Story image
Smartphone
Gartner - 5G will give global smartphone market bump in 2020
This will mean some respite after the Australian market’s massive 2019 decline and help NZ’s see some stability.
Story image
Robotic Process Automation / RPA
RPA services market to balloon up 47% by 2024, says Zinnov
The outsourced RPA services market for FY19 is estimated to be at US$570M - $600M.
Story image
Apple
IDC: Global personal computing market sees growth bump
Year-over-year growth during the quarter reached 4.7%, which was notably higher than expected.
Story image
SaaS
IDC: SaaS makes up lion’s share of Aussie cloud service revenue
SaaS revenue accounted for 65.8% of the total Australian public cloud services revenue in 2018.
Story image
Infrastructure
Canalys: Infrastructure shipment growth finally slowing
“Vendors have become accustomed to high double-digit percentage growth rates over the last 18 months,” however, shipment numbers are starting to fall.
Story image
Smart Home
Voice control to account for one-third of smart home market
Interoperability with the platforms that support voice control devices is vital for OEMs and service providers.
Story image
Amazon Web Services / AWS
Gartner: Cloud set to take over the database market
On-premises database management system revenue continues to decrease as the market shifts to the cloud.
Story image
Fintech
Mobile virtual network market booming in APAC
A recent Fortune Business Insights report states that the MVNO market will see compound growth of around 8% over the next six years.
Story image
5G
Canalys: 5G smartphones will overtake 4G by 2023
Asia Pacific will account for 17.4% of the 800 million 5G smartphone shipments globally in 2023.
Story image
Apple
IDC: Earwear and watches driving wearables market
Smartwatches and ear-worn devices will account for more than 70% of the 200 million wearables shipped by 2023.
Story image
Cybersecurity
Quantum computing in the telecom sector and more cybersecurity trends
According to a new report, quantum computing will be a destabiliser for the telecom sector, making PKI obsolete in the near future.
Story image
Apple
PC market back on the downslide, says IDC
New Zealand PC market declines on the back of high channel inventory, IDC New Zealand reports.
Story image
CRM
Gartner: CRM makes up 1/4 of global enterprise software spend
Worldwide enterprise application software revenue totalled more than $193.6 billion in 2018, a 12.5% increase from 2017 revenue of $172.1 billion.
Story image
Hybrid Cloud
Manufacturers will double multicloud use in next two years
Manufacturing industry gears up to outpace average adoption of hybrid cloud by 2020, reports Nutanix.
Story image
Ethernet
Shipment of 25Gbps ports reached new heights in 1Q 2019
Meanwhile, the rest of the Ethernet Controller and Adapter market remains challenged.
Story image
Servers
Server market sees slowest growth in eight quarters
Dell ranked No.1 in vendor revenue share, followed by HPE, Inspur, Lenovo, Cisco, Huawei, and IBM.
Story image
Physical Security
Credentials install base set to hit 11 billion by 2023
The number of smart card shipments is forecast to increase from 618.8 million in 2018 to 732.7 million in 2023, according to ABI Research.
Story image
Apps
Facebook: 'We'll pay you if we can track your apps'
After years of tracking people with various forms of implied (and explicit) consent, Facebook is now allowing people to opt-in to being market research guinea pigs.
Story image
Internet of Things
Wide-Area IoT to add $130B to mobile infrastructure growth by 2023
“Operators are in a unique position to leverage their mobile network footprint, and capture new revenue from a wide range of use cases.”
Story image
Cable
Broadband access equipment revenue dips to $2.9B
Dell’Oro Group says that CPE shipments nearly offset another weak quarter for cable infrastructure.
Story image
Unified Communications
Research: UCaaS market to grow 850% by 2027
Future Market Insights research shows that the global Unified Communications-as-a-Service market will hit US$12 billion in less than 10 years.
Story image
IDC
IDC: Semiconductor market declines after three years of growth
However, it says that semiconductor revenues will recover in 2020 and log a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.0% from 2018-2023.
Story image
Global data center market
Data center construction market fuelled by boom in IoT, VR and cloud
The market will expand at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.04% between 2018 and 2023, predicts the latest Market Research Future report.
Story image
Report
Ribbon named market share leader for session border controllers
According to IHS Markit, Ribbon has managed to see strong market share improvement in the growing enterprise session border controller market.