Gartner cuts forecast for global IT spending growth in 2019

Anirban Ghoshal

Global IT spending is projected to total $3.79 trillion in 2019, an increase of 1.1% from 2018, a new report from market research ....

17 April, 2019

Indian cloud computing market to grow to $7.1 bn by 2022: Nasscom

Anand J

IT industry lobby Nasscom estimates the size of the Indian cloud computing market to almost triple by 2022, growing at a compound ....

3 April, 2019

India public cloud revenue to grow 28.5% in 2019: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

The public cloud services market in India is projected to grow 28.5% this year, with the application services segment and other ....

2 April, 2019

AR and VR-enabled stores to attract 100 mn customers by next year: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

More than 100 million consumers will shop in augmented reality or virtual reality-enabled stores by 2020, according to a report ....

1 April, 2019

AI will gobble up most project management work by 2030, predicts Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal & Shweta Sharma

Market research firm Gartner Inc. has predicted that artificial intelligence (AI) will eliminate by 2030 as much as 80% of project ....

22 March, 2019

Half of govt IT workers will perform functions that don’t exist now: Gartner

Anand J

In five years, half of government IT employees across the world will likely be doing functions that are non-existent today, said ....

7 March, 2019

How digital twin technology is becoming the norm for enterprises

Anand J

More than 75% of the organisations are either using digital twins or planning to within a year, making the technology mainstream, ....

21 February, 2019

Augmented analytics, explainable AI have potential for disruption: Gartner

Shweta Sharma

Market research firm Gartner has identified augmented analytics, continuous intelligence and explainable artificial intelligence ....

18 February, 2019

By 2021, CIOs to serve as HR chiefs and cultural change agents: Gartner report

Vignesh Ananthraj

Chief information officers will not only be taking critical technology decisions within organisations, but will play a key role ....

12 February, 2019

More than a third of firms globally have deployed some form of AI: Gartner

Vignesh Ananthraj

The number of organisations embedding artificial intelligence (AI) in their processes has grown 270% since 2015 and has tripled ....

21 January, 2019

Quarter of digital workforce will use virtual assistants daily by 2021: Gartner

Anand J

A quarter of the digital workforce will use virtual employee assistants (VEAs) such as Amazon’s Alexa daily by 2021, up ....

10 January, 2019

Flashback 2018: Fintech segment continues to enjoy the purple patch

Vijayakumar Pitchiah & Kavya Kothiyal

India's nascent but fast-growing fintech sector recorded another year of success in terms of funding and entrepreneurial activity, ....

31 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: Deep-tech B2B space finally gets its poster boys

Anand J

Until recently, Indian deep-tech startups weren't considered ready to offer their products and services to enterprises. But ....

31 December, 2018

Flashback 2018: How AI and ML went well and truly mainstream

Anirban Ghoshal

Artificial intelligence and machine learning became popular buzzwords in 2018, thanks in large part to companies adopting the ....

27 December, 2018

Business intelligence, analytics maturity elude vast majority of firms: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

Nearly nine out of every ten (87%) organisations have low business intelligence (BI) and analytics maturity, according to a survey ....

11 December, 2018

Digital business is forcing IT infra services beyond edge computing: Gartner

Shweta Sharma

Digital business initiatives are forcing infotech infrastructure service providers to expand their offerings beyond edge computing ....

28 November, 2018

Gartner identifies pitfalls at three stages of process automation in finance

Shweta Sharma

Robotic process automation (RPA) will be commonplace in finance departments by 2020, but implementation will likely see failures ....

20 November, 2018

India's IT spending to cross $89 bn next year: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

India’s IT expenditure is projected to reach $89.2 billion in 2019 with devices and enterprise application software emerging ....

14 November, 2018

CIOs need to help employees transition to an AI-enabled workforce: Gartner survey

Anand J

The chief information officers at large enterprises need to prepare their employees for a workplace where they would be required ....

12 November, 2018

Customer expectations, competition to drive digital spending for retailers: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

Customer expectations and competition will push companies in the global retail sector to invest heavily in technology and digital ....

31 October, 2018

Enterprise, cloud software to lead global IT spending in 2019: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

Worldwide expenditure on information technology is projected to grow 3.2% in 2019, led by enterprise and cloud software, market ....

18 October, 2018