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Gartner names Adobe leader in digital marketing analytics

Of the 12 vendors evaluated, Adobe was among the top three named for their ability to execute and completeness of vision.

Oct 14, 2017, 14:46 PM IST
Global IT spending to hit $3.7 trillion in 2018

Global IT spending to hit $3.7 trillion in 2018

The Devices segment, Data Centre Systems and Communications Services are expected to grow by 5 per cent, 1.8 per cent and 2.2 respectively to reach $697 billion, $176 billion and $1,417 billion spending.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Smartwatches to drive wearables market in 2017

The demand for wearable technology is set to increase 16.7 percent in 2017 and 310.4 million such devices will be sold globally, market research firm Gartner said on Thursday.

Aug 24, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
'4G smartphones demand in emerging markets spurred growth in Q2'

'4G smartphones demand in emerging markets spurred growth in Q2'

Strong demand for 4G devices in emerging markets like India, helped smartphone sales grow 6.7 percent to 366.2 million units in April-June 2017 as compared to year-ago period, as per data from research firm Gartner.

Aug 22, 2017, 18:06 PM IST
Smartphone shipment to grow 5% globally in 2017: Gartner

Smartphone shipment to grow 5% globally in 2017: Gartner

The overall smartphone shipment is expected to reach nearly 1.6 billion units in 2017.

Jul 05, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Apple top vendor with $218 bn IT revenue in 2016

Apple top vendor with $218 bn IT revenue in 2016

Apple was the largest vendor in 2016 with over $218 billion in IT revenue -- approximately $79 billion larger than Samsung (with $139 billion) at second spot, Gartner said on Tuesday.

Jun 20, 2017, 15:18 PM IST
Government IT spending to grow 9.5% in 2017: Gartner

Government IT spending to grow 9.5% in 2017: Gartner

Led by growth in business process outsourcing, the Indian government is set to spend $7.8 billion on IT in 2017 - an increase of 9.5 percent over 2016, market research firm Gartner said on Monday.

Feb 13, 2017, 15:50 PM IST
Virtual personal assistants may replace apps in future: Gartner

Virtual personal assistants may replace apps in future: Gartner

The importance of apps in delivering services will diminish and emergence of virtual personal assistants (VPAs) will replace functions performed by applications, according to Gartner.

Sep 27, 2016, 18:16 PM IST

Global smartphone sales to slow but not in India

Global smartphone sales will continue to slow down and will no longer grow in double digits, a new report has said. But India still has the highest growth potential.

Jun 08, 2016, 16:04 PM IST

'Global AIM software revenue rises marginally to $23.9 billion'

Global application infrastructure and middleware (AIM) software revenue rose marginally to USD 23.9 billion in 2015 as a considerable jump in the dollar masked growth in the market, Gartner said on Friday

Apr 15, 2016, 18:09 PM IST
Global PC shipments slump 10% to 64.8 mn units in Q1: Gartner

Global PC shipments slump 10% to 64.8 mn units in Q1: Gartner

Worldwide PC shipments plunged by 9.6 percent during January-March 2016 -- sixth straight quarterly fall -- to 64.8 million units on lower adoption in new households, especially in emerging markets, preliminary results by Gartner showed today.

Apr 12, 2016, 15:46 PM IST
Internet of Things growing bigger in consumers' lives: Gartner

Internet of Things growing bigger in consumers' lives: Gartner

The impact of the Internet of Things (IoT) on consumers' lives and corporate business models is rapidly increasing and by 2020, more than half of major new business processes will incorporate some element of the IoT, world's leading information technology research company Gartner has predicted.

Jan 15, 2016, 14:38 PM IST

Global PC shipment dips 8.3% to 75.7 mn in Q4 2015: Gartner

About 82.59 million PCs were shipped in the fourth quarter of 2014.

Jan 13, 2016, 16:08 PM IST
Micromax in top 10 as global smartphone sales reach 478 mn units

Micromax in top 10 as global smartphone sales reach 478 mn units

Driven by growth in emerging markets, global mobile phone shipments in July-September 2015 reached 478 million units and Indian brand Micromax was among top 10 handset vendors, research firm Gartner said Wednesday.

Nov 18, 2015, 21:50 PM IST
Digital commerce: India accounts below 1% total retail sales

Digital commerce: India accounts below 1% total retail sales

India accounts for less than one percent of the total retail sales despite being the fastest digital commerce market in Asia, growing at 40 percent each year, according to research firm Gartner.

Nov 04, 2015, 18:08 PM IST

Indian PC market slips 13% to 2.2 mn units in Q2: Gartner

Demand slowdown in enterprise segment led to 13 percent decline in the Indian PC market to about 2.2 million units during the second quarter of this year, research firm Gartner said Tuesday.

Sep 15, 2015, 18:27 PM IST

Micromax world's 10th largest mobile phone brand in Q1: Gartner

Gartner's data showed the total sales (features and smartphones) stood at 460.3 million units during the first quarter of 2015, a 2.5 per cent increase from the year-ago period.

Jun 02, 2015, 21:11 PM IST

Emerging markets drive global smartphone sales up 19%: Gartner

Led by emerging markets like India, global smartphones sales to end users touched 336 million units in the March quarter, up 19.3 percent from the year-ago period, Gartner said Wednesday.

May 27, 2015, 17:39 PM IST

IT infra spending to grow 3.3% at $2.02 bn in 2015: Gartner

IT infrastructure market will go up to USD 2.29 billion in 2018.

May 11, 2015, 18:43 PM IST

PC shipments decline in Q1; mobile PCs, hybrids pick up

Global PC shipments - desktops, notebooks and laptops - witnessed a decline in the range of 5.2-6.7 percent in the first quarter this year, research firms IDC and Gartner said on Friday.

Apr 10, 2015, 13:09 PM IST