Asian users spend 40% more on in-app purchases than the rest of the world, although North Americans spend the single highest amount – in shopping apps, according to a new study by San Francisco-headquartered AppsFlyer.
Global mobile app revenue will grow by 2.2 times over the next five years, from US$36 billion in 2015 to US$79 billion in 2020, according to Ovum.
Smartphones are set to rule the e-commerce landscape in South-East Asia, so what can you do to ride the wave?
China-founded mobile advertising and games publisher Mobvista seeks to ride South-East Asia’s mobility wave and has been exploring the market since 2014.
The rate of disruption in today’s digital landscape can cause major upsets, toppling leaders and crowning underdogs, according to a CA Technologies study.
Enterprise and consumer spending on mobile devices and related software and services in Asia Pacific excluding Japan will grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3% from US$514 billion in 2015 to US$578 billion by 2019, according to IDC’s new Worldwide Semiannual Mobility Spending Guide.
The phrase ‘digital transformation’ is being bandied about as the framework for a future of improved productivity and lower cost, and a recent CA Technologies study puts the business effects into perspective: Digital disrupters have seen up to two times more revenue and profit than mainstream companies.
Asian businesses are looking to Agile Ops to boost the speed, scale and quality of their app development, but are facing a DevOps challenge, said a senior CA Tech executive.
Although 53% of senior executives in a survey view the ‘as-a-Service’ economy as critical for their organisation, 68% of enterprises report that their core enterprise processes will not be delivered as-a-Service for five or more years.
Enterprise big data strategies are delivering key benefits to organisations despite noted challenges in implementation, according to a global study commissioned by CA Technologies.