Tag: Gartner

Digital twin simulation technology concept

Digital twin technology and simulation: benefits, usage and predictions 2018

Digital twin technology goes back since quite some time. As mentioned in a previous article on digital twins, the concept of having virtual or digital representations for physical products or assets as we know...
Additive manufacturing - metal 3D printer for direct metal laser sintering

Additive manufacturing at IN(3D)USTRY – from needs to solutions and evolutions

Industrial additive manufacturing and industrial 3D Printing in evolution – definitions, research, examples and resources from Barcelona Industry Week event IN(3D)USTRY. Additive manufacturing might not be the best known and certainly most mentioned aspects of...
5G speed concept

Gartner survey finds IoT communication is the main use case for 5G

5G is far from ready to be deployed for IoT and still has several years to go before it can even fulfil its promises for massive IoT. The number of deployed 'things' that need cellular...

Marketers increase spending in paid social in 2017 – is it smart?

Social media and social networks have come a long way since the early days of Facebook and Twitter. Social media marketing has become part of virtually every integrated marketing approach and it's almost impossible...
CIO in digital transformation

CIO challenges in the age of digital transformation: analysis and outlook

To say that CIOs didn't understand the business in the past would be a big exaggeration. However, we can't ignore that many CIOs weren't involved in the business enough and looked too much at...
71 percent of IoT Enterprise Security Professionals Not Monitoring IoT Devices In Real Time

IoT security: the majority of IoT devices is not monitored in real time

Everyone agrees that one of the components of the overall Internet of Things picture that needs to be tackled is security. It was clear since long before September's IoT-based attacks and several other security...
Consumer Internet of Things

IoT security and the consumer: the challenges and education question

Many years ago, when the Internet became popular, a local government asked us to set up a site to educate consumers and businesses on security risks and measures to take, in order to use...
Cloud concept

Cloud computing: the next stage – evolutions and transformations in the cloud

The cloud delivery model has been heralded as the game changer of IT’s business model and even the very essence of business and even disruption in a digital age for many years. Cloud computing...

Digital marketing transformation – the customer leads the dance

The essential role of customer experience - and the increasing focus on the customer journey - is driving many evolutions in the corporate world and within organizations. Digital marketing transformation is one of them. Digital...
Frank Gens – IDC

2015: the year of third platform accelerating innovation

With the 2015 predictions season behind us, let’s take a look at what the IT analysts from International Data Corporation (IDC) and Gartner are predicting for the global IT market this year, among others...