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Most IT Bosses View Skills Gap As ‘Urgent Concern’

Research from Cloudreach shows clear majority of IT managers are very worried about the ongoing digital skills gap, which is…

3 months ago

Windows 11 Adoption Strong, Microsoft Insists

Not the new Windows Vista then? Windows 11 adoption is twice the rate of Windows 10 over Windows 8, Microsoft…

5 months ago

PC Sales Reach Highest Level Since 2012, Says IDC

Shipments of PCs (desktops, laptops, workstations etc) experience growth streak during the past year, despite ongoing chip shortage

6 months ago

Chrome OS Overtakes macOS In 2020

Chrome OS is now the second most popular operating system in the world, after it overtook macOS, thanks to Chromebook…

1 year ago

Tablet Sales Skyrocket As Lockdown Drives Demand

European consumers flock to tablets amidst sudden need for education and leisure devices, leading to segment's first growth spurt in…

2 years ago

Apple Expands Lead In Tablets And Takes Aim At Laptops

Apple's iPad sales grow by more than 20 percent to take nearly one-third of the tablet market, while Samsung and…

3 years ago

Smartphone Sales Slide In Q2, IDC Data Shows

IDC data shows decline in smartphone sales, with Huawei retaining its second place, ahead of Apple

3 years ago

Banking Sector Leads UK To Top Five In Security Spending This Year

Meanwhile, worldwide security staff shortages are set to drive spending on managed security services to £10.7bn in 2019

3 years ago

Tablet Market To Grow Again, But Only In 2018

Windows tablets to challenge iOS tablet market share in 2020, after growth for entire sector returns in 2018

6 years ago

Samsung Keeps Smartphone Lead As Apple Suffers Poorest Quarter

Samsung ships 77 million smartphones, but Apple hit by 15 percent decline

6 years ago

Apple Watch Sales Dive As Smartwatch Market Falls 32 percent

Apple is the sole smartwatch vendor in the top five to experience an annual decline in shipments, selling just 1.6…

6 years ago

Public Cloud Spending Almost Double That Of Private Cloud

IDC cloud tracker: Boost comes as IT infrastructure spending for non-cloud deployments falls again

6 years ago

IDC: Grim Outlook For PCs Not Helped By Free Windows Upgrade

The prolonged slump of PC shipments will get worse, despite falling sales of both tablets and smartphones

6 years ago

Tablet Sales Fall Yet Again But Detachables Offer Hope

Apple maintains lead ahead of Samsung but "general disinterest" harms sales, even if detachables are growing in popularity

6 years ago

PC Sales Fall Again, But Windows 10 Could Offer Reprieve

Worldwide PC shipments fall yet again as expected, according to IDC, but not all hope is lost for manufacturers

6 years ago

Can Public Cloud Truly Meet The Data Demands Of Enterprises?

Vendors such as Google, Microsoft and Oracle are increasingly bending to give customers public cloud in their own data centres,…

6 years ago

IDC: Tablet Sales To Plummet But Detachables Will Rise

IDC estimates huge drop in tablet sales as 2-in-1 detachable devices take the spotlight

6 years ago

IDC: 1.5 Billion Smartphones Will Be Sold In 2016

Latest IDC figures predicts the rise of the phablet and increasing Android dominance in coming years

6 years ago

IDC: IPad Pro Claims Victory Over Microsoft Surface In Business Tablet Battle

Apple’s super-sized iPad takes top spot but overall tablet sales decline as premium devices become more popular than cheap slates

6 years ago

Vendors Sell More Public Cloud Than Private Cloud Infrastructure

Latest IDC figures point to continued faith in public cloud as sales grow 25.9 percent in the third quarter of…

6 years ago

PC Market Struggles Through Another Tough Year In 2015

Analysts with IDC and Gartner say worldwide the number of shipments fell below 300 million, but add that sales should…

6 years ago

Get Ready For The Smartwatch Explosion

More than 200 million wearables shipping annually by 2019, IDC predicts

7 years ago

Worldwide Smartphone Sales Are Finally Slowing Down

2015 will only see single-digit growth in smartphone sales, with Windows Phone in particular suffering, according to IDC

7 years ago

Apple Watch Pushes Wearable Sales To New High

However IDC report finds that Fitbit remains the world’s number one wearable tech firm

7 years ago

Smartphone Sales Growth ‘Less Than Expected’ In Q3 Despite iPhone 6S

Global smartphone shipments grow according to IDC but marginally less than expected despite flagship launches

7 years ago

Two-Thirds Of Enterprises Failing To Meet Data Control Best Practices

IDC study reveals many companies ae falling behind at keeping their corporate information protected

7 years ago

The Apple Watch Isn’t The World’s Best-Selling Wearable…Yet

IDC report puts Fitbit ahead of Apple for now as total wearable sales skyrocketed in 2015

7 years ago

Cisco Predicts ‘Second Wave’ Of Cloud Adoption

IDC And Cisco report finds that cloud is now used to help businesses grow and develop internally, with UK firms…

7 years ago

IDC: We’re Now Buying Fewer New Smartphones Than Ever

Worldwide smartphone sales growth to fall to ‘just’ 10.4 percent this year, IDC report predicts

7 years ago

2015 Could Be The Best Year Ever For Smartphone Sales

Samsung leads the way as global smartphone shipments hit second-highest total on record last quarter, IDC figures show

7 years ago