Recent Press Releases

ComTech Report: The last mile in smartphone buying

08/08/2014 As the smartphone market heads towards maturity, future sales and vendors' success rely on converting featurephone users to smartphones as much as luring existing smartphone users to...

Demand for Flexible IT Services Encouraging Developments in the Global Custom Application Development Services Market: Technavio Report

London, 21 August 2014: TechNavio, the independent tech-focused global research firm, has published a report on the Global Custom Application Development Services Market 2014-2018, which is expected...

'Automotive bring your own device (BYOD) revenues to reach $26.4 billion in 2014' says visiongain report

LONDON, UK. 14th August 2014: Visiongain's analysis indicates that the total value of the Automotive BYOD market revenues will reach $26.4 billion by the end of 2014. The Automotive BYOD market...

Wearable band shipments rocket by 684% - Fitbit leads in basic wearable bands, while Samsung leads the smart band market

Palo Alto, Shanghai, Singapore and Reading (UK) – Thursday, 21 August 2014 The wearable band market grew 684% on a worldwide basis in the first half of 2014 compared with the first half...

Worldwide RAN Market Tops $16 B in 1H 2014, Growing at the Fastest Pace Since 2011

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – August 20, 2014 – A recently published report by Dell'Oro Group, the trusted source for market information about the networking and telecommunications...

Streamed Services to Push Digital Music Sales to $14bn by 2019, Juniper Research Finds

Hampshire, 19th August 2014: A new report from Juniper Research found that the digital music industry will experience slow growth in revenue over the next 5 years, from $12.3bn this year to $13.9bn...

The Internet of Things Will Drive Wireless Connected Devices to 40.9 Billion in 2020

London, United Kingdom - 20 Aug 2014 ​According to an updated market forecast from ABI Research, the installed base of active wireless connected devices will exceed 16 billion in 2014, about 20% more...

2014 Q2 Tablet Market Grows, as Apple and Samsung Disappoint says Strategy Analytics

Boston, MA – August 19, 2014 – According to the latest research from Strategy Analytics, global tablet shipments reached 52.4 million units in the second quarter of 2014. Tablet shipments...

Service provider VoIP and IMS market enters period of correction after ramp-up to VoLTE

Campbell, CALIFORNIA, August 19, 2014—Market research firm Infonetics Research released vendor market share and forecasts from its 2nd quarter (2Q14) Service Provider VoIP and IMS Equipment and...

Analytics, Personalization and Monetization Differentiates Global Online Video Platforms

August 20, 2014 The global online video platform (OVP) market is set to double by 2019 as video rapidly becomes a critical means of stakeholder communication and collaboration for enterprises...

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...