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IDC predicts surge in AI investments and global adoption by 2024
IDC anticipates a considerable rise in AI investments and global adoption, potentially exceeding $500 billion by 2027.
Panasas unveils PanFS 10 for enhanced AI/HPC workload transfers
Panasas reveals PanFS 10, a new product to enhance AI/HPC workload transfers, supporting Seagate Exos 2x18 technology.
Worldwide smartphone shipments continue to decline
Worldwide smartphone shipments declined 7.8% year over year to 265.3 million units in the second quarter of 2023.
Global PC shipments drop in Q1 2023 due to poor demand: IDC
Weak demand, excess inventory, and a worsening macroeconomic climate were all contributing factors for drop in PC shipments Q1 2023, according to the IDC.
Foldable phones market to reach US$42 billion in 2027: IDC
According to IDC, worldwide shipments for foldable phones will reach 48.1 million units with a market value of US$42 billion in 2027.
Pandemic boom for PCs well and truly over - IDC report
Global shipments for traditional PCs fell below expectations as 67.2 million PCs were shipped in Q4 2022, down 28.1% from the prior year.
Digital transformation an almost $2 trillion industry by 2022
IDC forecasts DX spending to hit $1.97 trillion by 2022, with a strong focus on manufacturing and retail.
‘Radical’ cloud services transforming Philippines IT outsourcing market
The IT outsourcing market in the Philippines is in the midst of a fundamental shift caused by cloud services that are key to its growth.
Smartwatches forecast to dominate wearables market by 2022
It’s been hyped about for years, but according to IDC smartwatches are finally beginning to make an impact on the wearables market.
IDC says there’s a silver lining behind ongoing PC decline
Despite the personal computing devices market posting another decline in 2017, IDC says there are a number of positive aspects to take advantage of.
Blockchain spending to surge 90% in 2018 with 60% on IT services
APAC spent around US$148m on blockchain solutions in 2017, with 2018's forecast almost double that and IT services taking the lion's share.
Detachable tablets return to growth while slate tablets continue decline
Growth for the overall year just remained positive with 1.6 percent year over year growth in 2017, a sharp drop from the 24 percent growth in 2016.
No sign of wear in the wearables market with double digit growth
IDC forecasts vendors will ship a total of 121.7 million wearable devices this year alone, a whopping 16.6 percent increase last year's efforts.
IT spending by AU educational institutions to exceed US$1.6b
Educational institutions in Australia are loosening the purse strings in a move the IDC says is in response to ‘dramatic changes' in student demands.
Traditional PC market declines but fares better than expected
Worldwide shipments of traditional PCs declined in the first quarter of 2017, but surprisingly the figures are more positive than expected.
Global wearables market grows 17.9 percent - and we have a new leader
The worldwide wearables market continued its rapid rise in the first quarter of 2017 (1Q17) with multiple companies experiencing triple digit growth.