Gartner Says Worldwide IT Spending to Grow 4% in 2021

Analysts Discuss the Outlook for the Global IT Market During Gartner IT Symposium/Xpo 2020 Americas, October 19-22 Bangkok, Thailand, November 5, 2020— Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.8 trillion in 2021, an increase of 4% from 2020, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. IT spending in 2020 is expected to total $3.6 […]

5 November 2020

Gartner Survey Reveals Only 12% of CISOs Are Considered “Highly Effective”

Analysts Discuss Traits of Top-Performing CISOs at The Virtual Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit, September 14-17 BANGKOK, Thailand, September 22, 2020— Only 12% of chief information security officers (CISOs) excel in all four categories of the Gartner CISO Effectiveness Index, according to a survey by Gartner, Inc. Gartner analysts presented the survey findings and […]

22 September 2020

Gartner Identifies Five Emerging Trends That Will Drive Technology Innovation for the Next Decade

Social Distancing Technologies, Composable Enterprise, AI-Assisted Design, Differential Privacy and Biodegradable Sensors Among Key Technologies to Watch Bangkok, 26 August 2020 — The 30 must-watch technologies on the Gartner Inc. Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2020 include technologies that enable a composable enterprise, aspire to regain society’s trust in technology, and alter the state of […]

26 August 2020

Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Banking and Securities IT Spending to Decline 4.7% in 2020 Before 2021 Rebound

Despite Current Restrictions, New Sources of Revenue will be Critical to Extended Recovery   THAILAND, August 18, 2020 — Worldwide IT spending in the banking and securities sector is expected to decline nearly 4.7% to $514 billion in 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. Spending on devices such as PCs and mobile devices will see the […]

18 August 2020

Gartner Forecasts Worldwide Security and Risk Management Spending Growth to Slow but Remain Positive in 2020

Short Term Demand for Cloud and Remote Worker Security Props Up Overall Market Bangkok Thailand, June 17, 2020 — Worldwide spending on information security and risk management technology and services will continue to grow through 2020, although at a lower rate than previously forecast, according to Gartner, Inc. Information security spending is expected to grow […]

17 June 2020

Gartner Says Global Smartphone Sales Declined 20% in First Quarter of 2020 Due to COVID-19 Impact

Global sales of smartphones to end users declined 20.2% in the first quarter of 2020, according to Gartner, Inc. The global shelter-in-place combined with the economic uncertainty brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic led to demand for smartphones collapsing as consumers stopped spending on nonessential products during the first quarter. “The coronavirus pandemic caused the global smartphone […]

2 June 2020