Recent Press Releases

IoT Application Platforms Make Steady Gains in 2014 as GE Shakes Up Market by Opening Predix to Third Parties

Oyster Bay, New York - 21 Nov 2014 ​New market forecasts from ABI Research show that the revenues from the Internet of Things (IoT) application enablement platform (AEP)s grew by 28% in 2014. By...

Developers Start Designing Apps for Apple Watch

CUPERTINO, California—November 18, 2014—Apple® today announced the availability of WatchKit, software that gives developers a set of tools to easily create experiences designed...

BlackBerry Study Reveals Enterprises Are Aware of Risks and Threats in Mobile Deployments

Waterloo, ON (Nov 13, 2014) – A global study released today revealed a significant gap between what enterprises understand is putting them at risk with their mobile deployment and how actively...

Gigaom Research Reveals CapEx Savings, DR Efficiency and BYOD Computing Driving Adoption of Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS)

November 19, 2014 BOSTON--()--IndependenceIT, a leading software provider of simplified IT management solutions for application and DaaS delivery, today announced availability of a...

Lenovo Continues Share Gain in Worldwide Branded Tablet Shipments During 3Q 2014 as Apple Expected to Reverse Nine-Month Slide

Oyster Bay, New York - 19 Nov 2014 ​Apple and Samsung combined for 62% of the nearly 36 million branded tablets in 3Q 2014, according to early vendor shipment share estimates from market intelligence...

IDC Reveals Health Insights Predictions for 2015

20 Nov 2014 FRAMINGHAM, Mass., November 20, 2014IDC Health Insights presented its 2015 healthcare predictions, based on a new IDC FutureScape report, in an on-demand Web conference, IDC...

Gartner Says New Application Architectures Are Changing Network Traffic Patterns

STAMFORD, Conn., November 19, 2014 Application traffic flows have become less deterministic, and infrastructure architects can no longer rely solely on centralized appliances to provide necessary...

Device-to-Device Communications, Machine Learning, and Cellular RAN Virtualization Ranked as the Top Upcoming Technology Disruptors

Oyster Bay, New York - 18 Nov 2014 Technology can either be a differentiating factor that helps businesses be successful or it can be something that contributes to a company's downfall....

Kinvey launches Digital Lifecycle Management for its Enterprise Mobility Platform

Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 17, 2014 Kinvey, the leading enterprise Backend as a Service (BaaS) platform, today announced Digital Lifecycle Management (DLM) for its enterprise mobility platform....

Apple Replaces Google at Top of ABI Research's Indoor Location Technology Competitive Assessment

London, United Kingdom - 17 Nov 2014 ​There has been significant change at the top of the indoor location technology market, according to ABI Research. Google's lack of progress has cost it as...

Carrier WiFi market to hit $3 billion in 2018

London, UK, November 17, 2014—Technology market research firm Infonetics Research released excerpts from its latest Carrier WiFi Equipment report, which tracks WiFi equipment deployed by...

BlackBerry and Samsung Partner to Provide End-To-End Security for Android

Nov 13, 2014 Waterloo, ON– BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, today announced a strategic partnership with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. to...

Apple Adds UnionPay Payment Option for App Store Customers in China

BEIJING—November 17, 2014—Apple® today announced that the App Store℠ has added UnionPay as a payment option for customers in China. China UnionPay is the most popular payment card in...

Installed Base of 802.15.4-enabled Devices to Exceed 2 Billion by 2019; ZigBee to Face Increasing Competition

London, United Kingdom - 13 Nov 2014 ​The installed base for 802.15.4-enabled devices is forecast to increase almost fivefold over the next 5 years, rising from just under 425 million today to over...

Personal Emergency Response Systems Intensify Buzz in Telehealth for Aging in Place Solutions

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Nov. 13, 2014 – The desire to age-in-place has fueled the development of systems, products and programs that support different facets of the aging population's...

2015 Will Be Year of Accelerating Innovation on 3rd Platform; Asia to Focus on Automated Workflows, Web-Scale Cloud Systems, Personal Digital Experiences and Branded Internet of Things: IDC

Singapore, November 14, 2014 – International Data Corporation (IDC) envisions 2015 will be a year of accelerating innovation on the 3rd Platform. "While the smartphone component of IT...

Gartner Says Tablets Are the Sweet Spot of BYOD Programs

Barcelona, Spain, November 13, 2014 Tablet bring-your-own device (BYOD) programs offer better opportunities than that of enterprise owned-laptops and smartphones, according to Gartner, Inc. IT...

BlackBerry Announces New Partnerships and Broad Enterprise Portfolio

San Francisco and Waterloo, ON (Nov. 13, 2014) – BlackBerry Limited (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB), a global leader in mobile communications, announced today new partnerships, enterprise solutions and...

Mobile data services are on the rise in Africa, but the continent lags in high-speed broadband connectivity

London, 11 November 2014 – Mobile data connections and services are growing strongly in Africa, but the continent continues to lag behind most of the rest of the world in terms of high-speed...