Recent Press Releases

Apps Market to Grow to $60 Billion in 2018

Boston, MA - July 30, 2014 – The Strategy Analytics Apps Ecosystem Opportunities Report, Mobile Apps Forecast Total Market Forecast 2008-2018, predicts strong growth from $21.4 Billion in 2013....

Trimble, Telogis, and TomTom Top ABI Research's Annual Commercial Telematics Competitive Assessment

London, United Kingdom - 14 Aug 2014 Trimble, Telogis, and TomTom are the top three players in the active commercial vehicle telematics market. Trimble continues to hold the top spot; its dominant...

Asia/Pacific Enterprise Mobility Market Becomes Increasingly Fragmented in the Coming Years, Says IDC

Singapore and Hong Kong, August 19, 2014 – International Data Corporation (IDC) announces today that the Asia/Pacific Enterprise Mobility market is expected to become increasingly fragmented in...

Worldwide Personal & Entry Level Storage Market Sees Moderate Shipment Growth in the Second Quarter of 2014, According to IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., August 15, 2014 – The worldwide personal and entry-level storage (PELS) market was up by 1.5% year over year with almost 17 million units shipped in the second quarter of...

Introducing Amazon Local Register

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 13, 2014-- (NASDAQ: AMZN) – Amazon.com today announced Amazon Local Register, a secure card reader and mobile app that provides local businesses with the tools...

GLYMPSE SECURES ADDITIONAL $12 MILLION TO INCREASE PERVASIVENESS OF REAL-TIME LOCATION SHARING TECHNOLOGY

SEATTLE — June 13, 2014 — Glympse®, the world's leading location sharing technology company, today announced $12 million in Series C financing, with participation from new...

Openwave Mobility, Alcatel-Lucent and ItsOn Leading Policy Engagement says Strategy Analytics

BOSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Policy engagement will drive the next big move in mobile service evolution, delivering personalization and control to smartphone users right where they need...

IDC Retail Insights Evaluates State of IoT Technologies in Retail

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., August 7, 2014IDC Retail Insights today announced the availability of a new report, Business Strategy: Developing IoT Use Cases for Retail (Doc #RI250069), which evaluates...

Bitglass Announces $25 Million in Series B Financing

CAMPBELL, Calif. (August 5, 2014) – Bitglass, a leader in data protection for the enterprise, today announced it has secured $25 million in Series B funding. New investors include a large...

Survey Reveals Most Businesses Lack an Enterprise-led Mobile Strategy

Orlando, Fla. – August 05, 2014 – To explore how companies are leveraging mobile technology to realize business benefits, IDC conducted a survey, the results of which were printed in a...

Staff Report on Mobile Shopping Apps Found Disclosures to Consumers Are Lacking

Aug. 1, 2014 A new staff report issued by the Federal Trade Commission finds that many mobile apps for use in shopping do not provide consumers with important information – such as how the...

2Q 2014 Smartphone Results: Forked Android AOSP Grows 20% Quarter-on-quarter, Driven by Chinese Domination

London, United Kingdom - 04 Aug 2014 ABI Research reports that forked Android or AOSP smartphones grew 20% sequentially from 1Q 2014 to 2Q 2014 (total market growth was 3% sequentially) and also...

Oracle-Sponsored Survey Finds Enterprises Expect to Boost Mobile-Related IT Expenses More than 50 Percent in Two Years, yet Security and Integration Remain Top Challenges

Redwood Shores, Calif. – July 31, 2014 News Summary The rapid rise of mobile devices connected to enterprise systems is unmatched by any other technology in recent memory. Enterprises face dual...

University of Miami and UHealth Standardize on Aruba Wi-Fi Across All Campuses and Medical Facilities

SUNNYVALE, Calif.--July 29, 2014--(BUSINESS WIRE): Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:ARUN) today announced that the University of Miami, a private research institution and the top-ranked school in...

GPS Tracking Devices to Break $3.5 Billion in 2019

London, United Kingdom - 29 Jul 2014 Health, commercial/enterprise, wearables, and iBeacons will help to revive the GPS tracking device market, with ABI Research forecasting the market to reach over...

Chinese Vendors Outpace the Market as Smartphone Shipments Grow 23.1% Year over Year in the Second Quarter, According to IDC

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. July 29, 2014 – The worldwide smartphone market grew 23.1% year over year in the second quarter of 2014 (2Q14), establishing a new single quarter record of 295.3 million...

AirWatch Awarded Multiple Patents for Watermarking Technology

ATLANTA – July 31, 2014AirWatch by VMware, the leading enterprise mobility management (EMM) provider, announced today that it has been awarded multiple patents by the U.S. Patent...

Changing Business Scenarios and Next-Generation Workforce has Fuelled Expansion of the Global Enterprise Mobility Solutions Market: TechNavio Report

The Global Enterprise Mobility Solutions market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 22.77 percent over the period of 2013-2018. London, 29 July 2014: TechNavio, an independent tech-focused global...

Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Mobile Devices to More Than Double by 2019, Juniper Research Finds

Hampshire, UK – 23rd July 2014: A new report from Juniper Research has found that charging mobile devices will generate more than 13 megatonnes CO2e (CO2 equivalent) of greenhouse gases per...

Alcatel-Lucent Ranks #1 in Small Cell Equipment Market Share while Broadcom Leads SoC Rankings

Austin, Texas - 29 Jul 2014 In the overall small cell equipment market, ABI Research estimates that in 2013 Alcatel-Lucent ranked first in market share followed by Airvana, Cisco, and ip.access....