Security software spending in Malaysia reached US$83.7 million in 2013, an increase of 12.9% over 2012, according to Gartner Inc. Meanwhile, worldwide security software revenue totalled US$19.9 billion in 2013, a 4.9% increase from the 2012 revenue of US$19 billion.
CIOs in the Asia Pacific region reported increases in conventional IT budgets for 2014 of 0.9%, but estimated that only 65% of IT is funded from within the conventional IT budget, according to an annual global survey of CIOs by Gartner Inc's Executive Programmes.
In this article, CommVault Systems’ Mark Bentkower explains the positive business impact for enterprises from ‘seeing the light’ held within their ‘dark data,’ and how the seemingly unfathomable challenge of addressing it can be managed using new file analysis tools.
MDeC chief hints that appointment may happen in 2016 Part of Big Data Analytics Framework, expected to be ready end-2015
Digital News Asia (DNA) continues a weekly series that profiles the top 50 influencers, movers and shakers who are helping shape Malaysia’s Digital Economy. These articles are from Digerati50, a special print publication released in January 2014.
Organisations in Asia Pacific, where there are quite a number of emerging economies, are a bit behind the curve when it comes to enterprise BYOD, but are starting to imrpove, accordoing to Gartner analysts.
Malaysia will continue as the second-largest BI market in Asean, after Singapore, reaching US$30.4 million by 2017, according to Gartner Inc, while the market in Asia Pacific itself is expected to grow 7.4% to reach almost US$1.4 billion in revenue in 2014 and more than US$1.6 billion by 2017.
Worldwide sales of smartphones to end-users totalled 968 million units in 2013, an increase of 42.3% from 2012, according to Gartner Inc.
By 2017, mobile apps will be downloaded more than 268 billion times, generating revenue of more than US$77 billion and making them one of the most popular computing tools for users across the globe, according to Gartner Inc.
One of the biggest tech trends that will dominate both the consumer and enterprise information and communication technology (ICT) landscape in the coming year is the Internet of Things (IoT), two industry experts said yesterday (Jan 22).