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Gartner: Tech spending set to skyrocket in Australia for 2022
Tech spending in Australia set to surge in 2022, with overall spending forecast to grow 6.3% to reach A$111bn, according to Gartner.
Mastercard: Digital resilience and experience spending key trends for 2022
Shifts in savings, economic growth, leisure travel recovery, and consumer spending are highlighted in the Mastercard Economics Institute's Economy 2022 report.
How retailers can accelerate their business through card-linked loyalty programs
Card-linked loyalty programs offer a seamless way for retailers to build stronger customer relationships. Find out the benefits in this article.
IT budgets set to boom over next 12 months - research
IT directors expect a budget increase from their employer as companies play catch-up with projects put on hold during the COVID-19 pandemic.
APAC businesses unsure if cybersecurity defences are up to scratch
Over half of Asia-Pacific businesses are unsure if their cybersecurity defenses can combat hackers' new strategies, according to EY.
IT spending to hit $4.2 trillion in 2021 — report
Global IT spending is expected to reach $4.2 trillion this year, an increase of 8.6% from 2020, according to Gartner.
Double-digit growth ahead for smart home devices as consumers embrace home automation
Smart home device shipments reached 801.5 million in 2020, set to reach 1.4 billion by 2025, says a study by the International Data Corporation.
Security and risk management spending in Australia to increase in 2021
Australian organisations to spend over A$4.9bn on enterprise information security in 2021, an 8% increase from last year, says Gartner.
ANZ businesses increase spend on cybersecurity in wake of COVID-19
Despite organisations cutting spending in many areas during 2020 due to the impact of COVID-19, security remains a consistent area of increased investment.
Cybersecurity spending for critical infrastructure to surpass US$105 billion in 2021
The brunt of security spending is still first and foremost focused on IT networks, systems, and data security from a defensive perspective.
Global IT spending to hit almost $4 trillion this year — Gartner
Global IT spending set to reach $3.9tn in 2021, growing by 6.2% YoY, a significant improvement after last year's decline due to COVID-19, says Gartner.
Enterprise driving spend in data and content management solutions across APAC
The revenue growth is driven by the rise in enterprises' need to organise, categorise and structure content in a meaningful manner.
Data centre infrastructure spending still on the rise, despite setbacks
Australian data center infrastructure spending to grow at 6.5% in 2021, according to Gartner, despite decline in 2020 due to COVID-19.
Thales: ANZ cybersecurity approach more talk than action
More corporate and sensitive data will be stored in the cloud than out of it, says Thales Asia-Pacific Data Threat Report.
Cloud spending surges in Q2 2020 - Canalys
Cloud infrastructure spending reached $34.6bn in Q2 2020, as cloud-based services played a crucial role during lockdown, according to Canalys.
Public cloud spending and revenues to soar in 2020
The sector will see its revenues grow from US$243 billion in 2019 to $258 billion this year, according to new research from Gartner.
IT buyer confidence plummets in US but slivers of hope seen in APAC
Global IT spend cut amid COVID-19 crisis; fragile recovery hinges on Q3 reopening, says IDC report.
Opportunity awaits for tech spend despite COVID-19, says IDC
2020 tech spend may dip, yet COVID-19 sparks cloud, AI, IoT investment boost, says IDC.
GlobalData: ANZ security service spending set to skyrocket
APAC's managed security services market set to hit $20.2bn by year-end, driven by digitalisation.
Worldwide spending on security products and services set to reach $151.2 billion in 2023
Global spending on security products and services is predicted to hit $151.2bn by 2023, growing by 57% since 2018, according to a report by PreciseSecurity.com.
IDC: ANZ second highest APAC IoT spenders per capita
New IDC forecast expects the Internet of Things spending in Asia/Pacific excluding Japan to reach US$381.8 Billion by 2022.
IDC: Global smart cities spending will near $100b this year
IDC projects smart cities spend to reach $95.8bn in 2019, up 17.7%, with added 100+ city focus.
IDC - APeJ blockchain spending ready to skyrocket
Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) spending on blockchain solutions to reach US$2.1 billion in 2022, according to the latest IDC report.
Tourists want contactless as spend into NZ grows
Visa has released a report showing that tourist spend in NZ is growing and they want to use contactless payment systems.