Quote of the Week/Number of the Week
Anticipated US business and government tech spending in 2018
“Technology is changing quickly in our industry and the race is on. Our competitors no longer just make cars. Companies like Google, Apple, and even Facebook are what I think about at night because after all, we didn’t start out by making cars either!”
“So far, most people think about cyber in terms of having a credit card stolen. What you’re talking about now is a nuclear attack: If you can’t get to the ATM and get it to work."
Global enterprise security spending in 2018
“It’s very easy to get captivated and fall in love with the tech but you have to take a step back and say to yourself, ‘Is this actually helping people, individual customers, and is it helping society?"
Worldwide spending on Internet of Things in 2018
"We thought about how technology could help us create that one-on-one personalized messaging outside of the bar without having to hire 1,000 people to respond to individual guests… That's where the power of chatbot technology comes into play"
The size of the home automation system market in 2022
“We lead people, not projects”
The increase between 2016 and 2021 in the number of retail business assets (such as products, digital signs and Bluetooth beacons) connected to IoT platforms
“The amount of publicly available data is so huge that no human can come to grips with it, but AI can”
The number of data science tasks will be automated by 2020