Frost.com - Enterprise Communications Research http://www.frost.com/c/10361/home.do - Enterprise Communications Research Thu, 24 May 2018 8:45:04 2018 Top Information and Communication Technologies http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D83A-01-00-00-00 The proliferation of digital technologies has remained substantial over the past two decades. With intelligence being seen as the next evolution post digitization, disruptive technology innovations in the ICT space are being developed around the world and have deeply permeated various applications and markets. The research service delves deeper into information and communication technologies from various technology and market attractiveness metrics such as innovation landscape, patent, funding, market potential, applications impact, regional adoption and disruptive potential. Technologies covered in this report include: Deep Learning, Blockchain, 5G, Cognitive Security, Haptic Reality, Conversational Computing, Small Data, Hyperimaging Analytics, XaaS (Everything-as-a-Service) and Edge Intelligence Mon, 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 Innovations in Machine Learning, Blockchain, Robotics, and IoT http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D881-00-1C-00-00 This edition of ITCC TOE provides a snapshot of the emerging ICT led innovations in machine learning, blockchain, robotics, IoT, RPA, and cloud computing. This issue focuses on the application of information and communication technologies for alleviating the challenges faced across industry sectors in areas such as scientific research, industry-scale cleaning, video search, contact center optimization, automated data capture, and customer retention. ITCC TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) s mission is to investigate emerging wireless communication and computing technology areas including 3G, 4G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Big Data, cloud computing, augmented reality, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, virtualization and the Internet of Things and their new applications; unearth new products and service offerings; highlight trends in the wireless networking, data management and computing spaces; provide updates on technology funding; evaluate intellectual property; follow technology transfer and solution deployment/integration; track development of standards and software; and report on legislative and policy issues and many more. The Information & Communication Technology cluster provides global industry analysis, technology competitive analysis, and insights into game-changing technologies in the wireless communication and computing space. Innovations in ICT have deeply permeated various applications and markets. These innovations have profound impact on a range of business functions for computing, communications, business intelligence, data processing, information security, workflow automation, quality of service (QoS) measurements, simulations, customer relationship management, knowledge management functions and many more. Our global teams of industry experts continuously monitor technology areas such as big data, cloud computing, communication services, mobile and wireless communication space, IT applications & services, network security, and unified communications markets. In addition, we also closely look at vertical markets and connected industries to provide a holistic view of the ICT Industry. Keywords: Artificial intelligence, deep learning, autonomous navigation, video intelligence, automated data capture, blockchain, robotic process automation (RPA), IoT, cognitive analytics Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0100 South Africa ICT Outlook, 2018 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=MDB2-01-00-00-00 This study provides a 2018 outlook for the South African information and communication technologies (ICT) market. The research scope includes telecommunications, broadcasting, data centres, cloud, IT services, business process management (BPM) services, Internet of Things (IoT), and Artificial Intelligence (AI). Market trends that are examined include regulations/mandates, macroeconomic trends, technological developments, partnerships, acquisitions, and general trends in the country.--BEGIN PROMO--

Research Scope

The study explores growth opportunities that will be created by ICT service providers and identifies potential business models. It evaluates ICT service providers’ future focus on infrastructure, technologies, services, and business models, and includes a 2018 growth/market share analysis.

Analysis for 2017 and 2018 includes measurements for fixed-line, mobile, Internet/data, and broadband; 2017–2018 growth rates are provided. Insights about influential start-ups are discussed in detail.

Strategies, a competitive landscape, growth analysis, and future focus are discussed for telecommunications providers (e.g., Telkom, MTN, and Vodacom) and IT service providers (e.g., Dimension Data, IBM, and T-Systems) pertaining to 2017. The base year for the study is 2017, with 2018 as forecast period.

Key Issues Addressed

  • What are the top predictions and leading market trends that will drive the various sectors of the ICT market in 2018? What will be their impacts?
  • What is the role of technology startups and their impact? What are the key startups and which major industries will be disrupted by them?
  • What are the key growth opportunities and strategic imperatives for current and potential ICT market participants in 2018?
  • What is the total ICT market size in 2017? How is the market forecasted to grow in 2018?
  • What is the impact of the PESTLE (political, economic, social, technological, legal, and environmental) framework and trends on market growth?
  • What are the key emerging technologies that will disrupt the ICT industry in 2018? How will these technologies impact the ICT industry in 2018?
  • What are the potential business models and key Mega Trends that will transform the ICT market in 2018? What will be their impacts?
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