Technology news from the future
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Remaking the mobile market...
"We have to not only evolve to fit into Microsoft in general, but into an evolving Microsoft."
28 Apr 14
Eight in a row as PC market decline grows
"On the consumer side, ongoing distractions from smartphones and tablets as well as cautious channel intake impacted most markets in the region..."
28 Apr 14
Major Cloud Service Providers slash prices... threaten smaller players’ existence
"If the smaller CSPs are strong enough with decent customer bases, they will be acquired by larger providers. If not, then they're road-kill."
18 Apr 14
Cloud-managed Wi-Fi market to reach $2.5 billion by 2018
"Enterprises are seeing the big picture and definitely considering cloud-managed Wi-Fi for their remote sites when upgrading their networks..."
17 Apr 14
EMC: World's data doubling every two years...
"IT departments must press the restart button to find new ways to innovate around existing infrastructure while positioning themselves to dive into a future of third platform computing."
15 Apr 14
Kiwis fail to realise business value from data growth
The increasing cost of collecting and analysing today’s business data is placing Kiwi firms at risk for litigation through compliance breaches - negatively impacting their competitive potential in the wider market.
12 Apr 14
What does the customer experience mean for manufacturers?
Competitive pressures and desire for more meaningful customer relationships driving manufacturers to reconsider what customer experience means within a B2B context.
20 Mar 14
Will a new breed of salesperson become the new normal for cloud?
"Partners tell us they are getting some of the best results with younger staff in SMB markets because they grew up with technology and social media, and are very comfortable interacting virtually with customers and prospects."
14 Mar 14
IDC: Distributors will solidify their role in Cloud Software...
"This year we expect to see at least one important cloud software player to move to 2-tier distribution, and the start of a major trend."
10 Mar 14
IDC: After years of growth, tablet sales slow
"After years of strong growth, we expect the white-box tablet market to slow in 2014 as consumers move to higher-end devices that work better and last longer."
07 Mar 14
IDC predicts grim PC forecast as sales decline 10%
Fourth quarter results were slightly better than expected, but the outlook for emerging markets has deteriorated as competition from other devices and economic pressures mount.
05 Mar 14
Smartphone growth set to slow by 2014...
"2014 will be an enormous transition year for the smartphone market. Not only will growth decline more than ever before, but the driving forces behind smartphone adoption are changing."
28 Feb 14
IDC: Partner differentiation paramount in 2014
As SaaS, PaaS and IaaS commoditises traditional offerings, differentiation is the key to partner survival.
24 Feb 14
Will Partner Programs reflect new Partner Business Models?
Only 16% of partners earned 100% of their revenue from their own services, from their own products, or through resale, according to a recent IDC survey.
19 Feb 14
Is partner enablement the new currency?
IDC claims vendors that provide the most compelling and useful enablement for their partners will gain channel dominance.
19 Feb 14
Dell announces availability of Dell Wyse Cloud Connect
Dell has announced the availability of Dell Wyse Cloud Connect, an ultra-compact and highly mobile cloud-access device designed to deliver desktop virtualisation and personal cloud services to any HDMI- or MHL-enabled display.
01 Feb 14
Apple ahead of the tablet game as Samsung trails
"We expect commercial purchases of tablets to continue to accelerate in mature markets, but softness in the consumer segment point to a more challenging environment for tablets in 2014 and beyond."
30 Jan 14
How will IBM/Lenovo deal impact the Channel?
Following Lenovo’s US$2.3bn deal to acquire IBM’s x86 server business, many leading industry analysts have questioned how this will impact the channel market.
29 Jan 14
Samsung dominates record-breaking smartphone market
"The sheer volume and strong growth attest to the smartphone's continued popularity in 2013."
29 Jan 14
"Sombre" PC market suffers first annual double digit decline
"2014 is expected to remain another challenging year for the PC market, as competition will only grow among the devices."
23 Jan 14
Brick-and-mortar retailers at risk as shoppers become smarter...
"The smartphone is at the centre of our lives, with most of us unable to be without it for even a couple of hours."
17 Jan 14
NZ exclusive: Evolving HP keeps the PC faith
"If God needed a computer, this is the one he would build."
23 Dec 13
IDC: 3D printing heading towards mainstream adoption
Emerging from a curiosity niche, 3D printing is now on the verge of mainstream adoption as businesses begin to recognise and embrace the cost and product manufacturing benefits of the technology.
18 Dec 13
IDC: Kiwi PC market beats expectations as Oz falters
The New Zealand PC market outperformed expectations in Q3 2013. The same, however, could not be said for Australia...
12 Dec 13