Category: INDUSTRY NEWS

Gartner Says India IT Infrastructure Spending Will Reach $2.3 Billion By 2014

Gartner Says India IT Infrastructure Spending Will Reach $2.3 Billion By 2014

Key Issues Faced By Infrastructure and Operations Leaders Will Be Addressed At The Gartner Infrastructure, Operations and Data Centre Summit, 13-14 May in Mumbai The Indian IT infrastructure market, comprising of server, storage and networking equipment, will total $2.1 billion in 2013, growing 9.7 percent compared to 2012, according to Gartner, Inc. Gartner analysts are providing the latest outlook on [...]

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Informa strengthens Broadband & TV Research team with appointment of Paul Jackson

Informa strengthens Broadband & TV Research team with appointment of Paul Jackson

New media platforms and ecosystems principal analyst joins Informa Informa Telecoms & Media is delighted to announce that Paul Jackson, one of the most respected analysts in the consumer technology market, has joined the company as a principal analyst covering media platforms and ecosystems. “Paul has a well-deserved reputation as an industry thought leader, having spent nearly 20 years as [...]

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The 451 Group Announces the Acquisition of Yankee Group

The 451 Group Announces the Acquisition of Yankee Group

Acquisition of research and advisory firm covering the mobile and communications industries extends The 451 Group’s capabilities as a global research, advisory, data and certification firm focused on the evolution of Digital Infrastructure New York, NY Jan 3, 2013 – The 451 Group, the corporate parent of 451 Research and Uptime Institute, today announced the acquisition of Yankee Group, the [...]

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Analyst view: BskyB’s takeover of O2 Broadband is a significant development

Analyst view: BskyB’s takeover of O2 Broadband is a significant development

Following the announcement that BskyB is to takeover O2 broadband, Emeka Obiodu, telco strategy analyst at Ovum has the following comments: “The news of the takeover is significant on several fronts. Firstly, it makes BSkyB the second largest broadband provider in the UK. This strengthens the hand of BSkyB in the market as the company would now be able to [...]

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“Digital Disruption,” Forrester Research’s Latest Book, Is Now Available

“Digital Disruption,” Forrester Research’s Latest Book, Is Now Available

Disruption is a common word in business, and people think they understand what it means. But digital disruption — a force that’s hitting every industry in every region of the world — is more powerful; it opens the floodgates to more ideas, and it allows new entrants and competitors to target previously unavailable consumers. This disruption — and the impact [...]

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Informa Research Services to Provide Data for Windows 8 Finance App

Informa Research Services to Provide Data for Windows 8 Finance App

Informa Research Services, Inc., a subsidiary of Informa plc (LSE: INF), announced it is providing Microsoft Corp. financial product interest rate data for the Finance app on Windows 8. This powerful tool provides Windows 8 users with some of the most current, locally relevant financial product information available. The financial product information appearing in the Finance app for Windows 8 [...]

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