Communications service providers can secure future market opportunities with manufacturers of autonomous vehicles in the fields of driver safety and data processing and management, according to Gartner.
According to IDC, vendor revenue from sales of infrastructure products (server, storage, and Ethernet switch) for cloud IT, including public and private cloud, grew 45.5% year over year in the first quarter of 2018 (1Q18), reaching $12.9 billion.
U.K. employers are facing some challenges in retention as 27.2 percent of U.K. employees in 1Q18 reported a high intent to stay with the organization, down 5.5 percent from the same period last year, according to Gartner.
Intel revealed the findings from a new study conducted in partnership with Convergys Analytics that surveyed 200 U.S. healthcare decision-makers on their attitudes about artificial intelligence (AI) and perceived barriers to adoption in the industry.
The worldwide smart home devices market, inclusive of smart speakers, digital media adapters, lighting, thermostats, and more, is forecast to ship 549.5 million devices in 2018, growing 26.8% over the prior year, according to IDC.
Worldwide spending on traditional hardware, software, services, and telecommunications is on course for growth of 3.7% this year in constant currency, slightly down from last year's 4.2% growth, and will reach $4 trillion in 2018, according to IDC.
A new study from Juniper Research found that increasing adoption of in-flight entertainment and connectivity systems by airlines and private aircraft operators will drive annual service revenues from an estimated $3.7 billion in 2018 to over $8.4 billion by 2023.
According to Gartner, a significant shift toward digital business models that harness technology trends, such as cloud computing, (IoT), analytics and AI, is boosting worldwide spending on application infrastructure and middleware (AIM).