Edge computing platforms accelerate industrial automation
IDC investigates the emerging "intelligent edge" and how companies can develop their infrastructure to take advantage of edge computing.
Big data, analytics revenues to reach $260bn by 2022
The banking and manufacturing sectors are making the largest big data and analytics investments, says IDC.
Huawei dislodges Apple as number two smartphone maker
The Chinese telecoms giant is now the number two smartphone maker; the first quarter since 2Q10 in which Apple has not been number one or two.
Financial services, retail to lead blockchain spending
Spending on blockchain solutions is expected to reach $11.7 billion in 2022, as enthusiasm for blockchain is universally shared across regions.
Africa's smartphone shipments down for second quarter
The continent's two biggest markets, Nigeria and South Africa, underperformed and posted quarter-on-quarter declines.