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Unisys named Leader for managed workplace services
The company was named a Leader in the Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for Managed Workplace Services, positioned highest on the ability to execute axis.
Gartner: iPaaS model “simply not profitable”
It predicts that up to two-thirds of the existing integration platform as a service vendors will be acquired or exited in the next four years.
Gartner’s top security and risk management trends
Leaders in the space must properly prepare to improve resilience and support business objectives.
By 2023 50% of government IT staff will have roles that don’t exist today
Gartner has released results from its latest survey related to government IT, revealing the meteoric changes that are underway.
Nearly half of today’s PaaS offerings are exclusively cloud
The platform-as-a-service (PaaS) market is entering an interesting period with no vendors holding any real dominance over the market.
Opinion: CEOs might ponder… is there no IT anymore?
Gartner's Mark Raskino debates whether it could be the end of the term 'IT', with future dictionaries noting it as an ancient term.
How IBM’s acquisition of Red Hat could impact your business
The acquisition is pending regulatory approval, but IBM expects the deal to close in the second half of 2019.
Employers and workers have drastically different views on AI’s impact
Gartner's Craig Roth shares the results of a survey that reveals what employers and employees believe the impact of AI on jobs will be.
‘Digital twins’ entering mainstream use sooner than expected
The term ‘digital twin’ may sound foreign to some, but Gartner says it is rapidly becoming established among modern organisations.
Gartner’s top 10 data and analytics trends for 2019
Data is the fuel for the modern world, and analytics the engine. Gartner has compiled the top 10 trends to watch this year.
Gartner debunks common AI misconceptions
“With AI technology making its way into the organisation, it is crucial that business and IT leaders fully understand how AI can create value for their business and where its limitations lie."
Gartner: Smartphone biometrics coming to the workplace
Gartner predicts increased adoption of mobile-centric biometric authentication and SaaS-delivered IAM.
Gartner names ExtraHop leader in network performance monitoring
ExtraHop provides enterprise cyber analytics that deliver security and performance from the inside out.
Gartner’s four musts for digital customer service
Digital technologies and growing customer expectations mean service leaders must get the digital experience right, according to Gartner.
Gartner: Technology, culture change must go hand in hand
Gartner predicts that by 2021, CIOs will be as responsible for culture change as chief HR officers.
Four Chinese OEMs among top 10 global semiconductor customers
High regional growth has seen a slight reshuffle in the world’s top semiconductor chip buyers.
SAS a machine learning Leader in 2019 Magic Quadrant
For the sixth year in a row, SAS has been named a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Data Science and Machine Learning.
Opinion: There’s no such thing as SDLAN (yet)
We are increasingly seeing network vendors market things such as SD-LAN, SD-Access, SD-Campus…etc. but these don't yet exist.
Cognizant named Leader in Magic Quadrant for app testing
In addition, Cognizant scored highest in Digital Business Assurance and Test Advisory Use Cases in Gartner's companion report.
Surviving a cloud evolution: small wins for long-term growth
A small win can help change mindsets internally around the shift to new technologies and ways of operating the business.
Gartner: Governments to invest in analytics, security in 2019
Gartner has released the results of its 2019 CIO Survey, showing that Governments worldwide are set to scale up their investment in data analytics.
70% of organisations to adopt AI by 2021 – still ‘human’ work though
Gartner says while there are obvious concerns for today’s workforce, the massive rise of AI will be about augmentation, not total automation.
How enterprises must transform to survive
According to two recent reports from Gartner, there are indications that digital transformation is a priority in 2019.
Gartner says global IT spend to reach US$3.8 trillion in 2019
“Despite uncertainty fueled by recession rumours, Brexit, trade wars and tariffs, the likely scenario for IT spending in 2019 is growth.”