Mapping the market: Despite flat end, investors still gain; Gartner spooks IT
Sensex moved in a 128-pt range through the day that saw 160 stocks settling unchanged. Here’s a wrapup of key actions on D-St in an otherwise lethargic day.
Worldwide semiconductor revenue declines 2.3% in 2015: Gartner
2015 saw record M&A activity between major semiconductor vendors, including se...
Smartphone sales to slow down globally, except India: Gartner
Sales of smartphones in India is on pace to reach 29 per cent growth in 2016 an...
BFSI sector to spend around Rs 50K crore on IT in 2015: Gartner
This includes spending by financial institutions on internal IT which includes in-house personnel, hardware, software, external IT services.
Indian insurers to spend Rs 14,080 crore on IT in 2016: Gartner
Indian insurance companies are expected to spend Rs 14,080 crore on IT products and services, a growth of 9.6 per cent over 2015, research firm Gartner said today.
Worldwide PC shipments decline 4.3%, HP Inc pips Lenovo
HP Inc reclaimed the top position from Lenovo in the worldwide PC market in the second quarter and achieved five consecutive quarters of year-over-year growth.
Global smartphone sales post slowest growth since 2008: Gartner
The growth continues to be led by emerging markets like India and growing demand for premium smartphones, Gartner said in a statement.
India’s market dynamics impacting digital business implementation: Gartner Inc
In the same time, the telecom industry will reach nearly 50 per cent of its revenue through data, demanding a change in the network management approach.
Healthcare providers to spend $1.2 billion on IT in 2015: Gartner
Healthcare providers are expected to spend $1.2 billion on IT products and services in the current year, a rise of 7 per cent over 2014.
A year on, benefits have only begun from Amazon Prime
Subscription benefits for customers to include event ticketing & cashbacks via Amazon Pay wallet.
Protectionist US - A major challenge for Indian IT services
While acquiring skills is important to be able to deliver digital work, in the immediate term, local hiring could be a bigger concern, particularly in the US.
Global wearables sales to grow 18.4% in 2016: Gartner
About 274.6 million wearable electronic devices are expected to generate $28.7 billion in revenue this year, research firm Gartner said.
Indian government's IT spending to reach Rs 45,402 crore in 2015: Gartner
The forecast, which takes into account spending on internal services, software, IT services, data centre, devices and telecom services, comprises spending by state and local govts and national govt.
Global IT spending to fall 3.5% in 2015 as $ rises: Gartner
Strengthening of the US dollar against other currencies is expected to pull global IT spending across vertical industries down 3.5 per cent to $2.69 trillion in 2015 from last year, research firm Gartner said.
Worldwide Wearable Devices Sales to Grow 18.4% in 2016: Gartner
According to Gartner, sales of wearable electronic devices will generate revenue of $28.7 billion in 2016; $11.5 billion will be from smartwatches.
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