Huawei predicts video market to reach $400 billion

November 14, 2018 11:57 am6 comments
Huawei video services

by MTHULISI SIBANDA in Cape Town CAPE TOWN – HUAWEI has projected the video services market to be worth US$400 billion over the next five years. Senior officials made the projections at a major continental information and communications technology (ICT) summit held in Cape Town, where carriers were encouraged to focus on the end user experience […]

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Brexit slows down IT spending in EMEA

November 12, 2018 6:25 am5 comments
Global Information Technology (IT) spending

by AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG – SPENDING on information technology (IT) in the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) regions is projected to total $973 billion in 2019. This represents an increase of 2 percent from the estimated spending of $954 billion (R13.68 trillion) in 2018. This is according to projections by Gartner, […]

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Retail spending to leap $200 billion in 2019

November 1, 2018 6:25 am11 comments
Gartner Symposium

by MTHULISI SIBANDA JOHANNESBURG – GLOBAL retail sector technology spending will reach over $203 billion (about R2.98 trillion) in 2019 as customer expectations and  competition force retailers to evolve and invest heavily in digital business transformation. This is according to Gartner, the world’s leading research and advisory company, which forecast a growth of 3,6 percent. […]

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