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Mobile users are willing to pay more for in-app features than mobile apps

Mobile users are more likely to spend more on in-app purchases than pay outright for a mobile app, according to a new online survey by Gartner.

Spotlight: Worldwide CRM software up 12.3 percent in 2015, to $26.3B total

Gartner released a report showing that worldwide customer relationship management software totaled $26.3 billion in 2015. This is a 12.3 percent increase from the 23.4 billion seen in 2014.

Leading smartphone vendors Samsung, Apple see their market share shrink

Both smartphone market leader Samsung and Apple lost market share in the first quarter of 2016, according to the latest stats from market research firm Gartner.

Gartner highlights Kaleo, Bloomfire, AeroFS as content management innovators

Gartner last week issued its annual spotlight of "Cool Vendors in Content Management" with Kaleo Software, Bloomfire and AeroFS earning recognition from the firm.

Server virtualization market to jump 5.7% this year, Gartner predicts

Gartner predicts that the worldwide x86 server virtualization market will hit a peak this year, reaching $5.6 billion in 2016, a 5.7 percent increase from 2015.

Spotlight: DevOps acceptance will push more IT budget out to business and developers

As if IT budgets aren't already tight, it appears that future budgets within many organizations may be even smaller, according to a TechTarget article.

Gartner: IoT security spending will lag far behind cyberattacks targeting enterprise IoT devices

By 2020, more than 25 percent of identified cyberattacks in enterprises will involve the Internet of Things, but IoT security will account for less than 10 percent of IT security budgets, warns market research firm Gartner.

Salesforce steals the show in AIM revenue growth

Gartner has released data on application infrastructure and middleware, or AIM, software revenue, with revenue totaling $23.9 billion in 2015, only a slight increase from 2014, driven mainly by growth in platform as a service. While others still lead in actual revenue numbers, Salesforce took the lead when it came to revenue growth.

Infographic: Watch out for these mobile app security risks

As more mobile devices enter the enterprise, IT pros are becoming increasingly worried about the security risks introduced by those devices. And for good reason. Check out this infographic from Kony for more.

Gartner predicts drop in global IT spending in 2016

Global IT spending is projected to fall in 2016, according to a Gartner study. Two areas are the main culprits in this drop: devices and communications services.