Smartphone innovation is slowing, as evidenced by Samsung's Galaxy S5 smartphone, judges Lawrence Lundy, an information and communications technology consultant with Frost & Sullivan.
The global vulnerability management market is forecast by Frost & Sullivan to reach $973.9 million in 2018, up from $528.6 million in 2013. Growth will be fueled by enterprises confronting increased attacks against their networks and an ever-evolving threat landscape.
The total number of active users in the Asia-Pacific enterprise mobile collaboration services market is estimated by Frost & Sullivan to be $1.12 million in 2013 and forecast to increase at a compound annual growth rate of 21.4 percent through 2018.
Governance, risk management and compliance issues, as well as security concerns, will be key challenges to adoption of enterprise social networking, warns market research firm Frost & Sullivan.
The increasing deployment of machine-to-machine (M2M) technologies is spurring growth in M2M test equipment market, which is forecast by Frost & Sullivan to reach $981.1 million in 2020, triple the revenues generated in 2013.
Enterprise use of wireless handheld and portable test equipment is forecast by Frost & Sullivan to increase signification of the next few years, with market revenues reaching $3 billion in 2019, up from $2.1 billion in 2012.
The European financial services market for identity and access management products is forecast by Frost & Sullivan to increase at a 31.2 percent compound annual growth rate through 2018.
The need to maintain secure networks and increasing Gigabit Ethernet speeds are driving demand in the network monitoring switch market, which is forecast by Frost & Sullivan to reach $3.8 billion in revenues by 2020, up from $459.6 million in revenues this year.
Mobile devices offer "significant opportunities" for online search and directories providers in Australia, judges Frost & Sullivan.
An increase in targeted attacks against enterprises in Europe, the Middle East and Africa has prompted many to turn to managed security services to secure their organizations, according to a new report from Frost & Sullivan.