Public cloud services revenues in Western Europe will reach $38.6 Billion in 2020
The worldwide revenue from public cloud services will reach over $195 billion in 2020, more than doubling the current market size, according to the latest release of the Worldwide Semiannual Public...
Consumer interactions with companies through social networks grown with 8%
Social media is a strategic tool for brands to interact directly with consumers, says Forrester. The percent of US adults who engage with companies through social networks has increased from 68% last...
Breaking news - ITWNET Nederland: a platform for Dutch IT professionals
PRE-ANNOUNCEMENT by Executive People
ITWNET Nederland, the Dutch version of ITWNET, is planning it’s official launch. At CIO City in the Dutch capital Amsterdam, the team behind the Dutch...
Video coverage by Executive People - ITWNET announces strategic alliance with China International Best Practice Management Alliance
News Flash ITWNET: Business Update by Executive People
ITWNET recently announced an strategic alliance with China International Best Practice Management Alliance (CIBPMA), an independent platform...
Worldwide revenues for augmented and virtual reality will reach $162 billion in 2020
Worldwide revenues for the augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) market will grow from $5.2 billion in 2016 to more than $162 billion in 2020, according to the new Worldwide Semiannual...
‘SWIFT neglected security for years’
Managers of the bank messaging system SWIFT admit they suspected SWIFT’s system contained weaknesses for years. Especially SWIFT’s messaging terminals used by smaller banks were thought to be...
Exclusive Video from Executive People: ITWNET: a worldwide network of IT professionals
ITWNET: a worldwide network of IT professionals
One of the organizations behind NXTTCH, the innovation congress held last week in the Dutch capital Amsterdam at the same time and location as CIO...
Microsoft invests in research towards flow batteries
Microsoft, NRG Energy and University of Texas at San Antonio’s (UTSA) Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute (TSERI) announce new research towards flow batteries. This new type of batteries can...
Salesforce acquires data analytics company BeyondCore
Salesforce has signed an agreement to acquire BeyondCore. The team behind BeyondCore will be working on Salesforce’s Analytics Cloud. The terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
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IDC: Negative trend on Western European HCP Market continues
The Western European printer and multifunction (MFP) market declined by 5.8% in unit terms in 2Q16 compared with the same period a year ago, with negative performances in both the inkjet and laser...
Three key technology trends that help organizations gain a competitive advantage
The technologies on Gartner Inc.'s Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2016 reveal three distinct technology trends that are poised to be of the highest priority for organizations facing rapidly...
ITWNET community starts cooperation with the Tech Content Group
ITWNET (IT World Net), an international community of IT managers and IT professionals is starting a cooperation with the Tech Content Group. Together they will supply and organise news, round tables...
Worldwide Public Cloud Services Spending Forecast to Reach $195 Billion by 2020
A new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC) shows worldwide revenues from public cloud services reaching more than $195...
‘No-cloud’ policy will by 2020 be as rare as a ‘no-internet’ policy is today
By 2020, a corporate "no-cloud" policy will be as rare as a "no-internet" policy is today, according to Gartner. Cloud-first, and even cloud-only, is replacing the defensive no-cloud stance that...
Worldwide information security spending grows to $81.6 Billion in 2016
Worldwide spending on information security products and services will reach $81.6 billion in 2016, an increase of 7.9 percent over 2015, according to the latest forecast from Gartner. Consulting and...
Two-fifths of IT professionals consider IT organization ready for digital business
A recent Gartner survey found that 41 percent of surveyed IT professionals believe their IT organization to be ready for the digital business of the next two years. Twenty nine percent of those...
Good Security News for Private UK PC Windows Users – Rates of Unpatched Windows Operating Systems Declining According to New Secunia Research at Flexera Software Report
But the news is not all good – the rate of unpatched non-Microsoft programmes is on the rise
Maidenhead, U.K. – August 8, 2016 – There’s good news for Microsoft, and for private UK PC users in their...
Collaboration ITWNET with International Best Practice Management Alliance - China expanded!
We are glad to update our members regarding our collaboration agreement with CIBPMA. Since March 2016, we have started a collaboration with the International Best Practice Management Alliance (see...
Data security in de cloud remains a challenge for companies
Despite the continued importance of cloud computing resources to organizations, companies are not adopting appropriate governance and security measures to protect sensitive data in the cloud. Half of...
Gartner: Optimization of software licenses can cut software spending by 30 percent
Many organizations can cut spending on software by as much as 30 percent by implementing three software license optimization best practices. The keys to reducing software license spending are...