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Quote of the week
Week of Jul 29

“Blockchain will be transformative but it can’t solve every problem. You also need to focus on what it can’t do.” – Gill Haus, SVP/Retail and CIO, Direct Bank, Capital One

Gill Haus
Week of Jul 22

$1 trillion

Worldwide revenues for IT Services and Business Services in 2018, according to IDC.

IDC
Week of Jul 15

“Having a ‘leadership mantra’ can help guide you as a leader and reinforce your positive leadership traits.” – Julian Mitchell, VP of Product Development, Allscripts

Julian Mitchell
Week of Jul 08

“To be effective, adoption of disruptive technology must go hand in hand with organizational realignment.” – Sarma Malladi, CIO, SWM International

Sarma Malladi
Week of Jun 24

“The biggest challenge in a digital technology transformation is handling the human change management it entails.” – Christy Barker, VP-CIO, Olin Corporation

Christy Barker
Week of Jun 17

“There’s a simple answer to how you increase the number of women in senior leadership roles: hire more women.” – Fiona Bishop, Executive Manager for Change & Innovation, Western Power

Fiona Bishop
Week of Jun 10

$3.79 trillion

Worldwide IT spending expected in 2019, according to Gartner.

Gartner
Week of Jun 03

“The baseline of technology is devoid of moral judgement.” – Atefeh Riazi, Assistant Secretary-General & CITO, UN

Atefeh Riazi
Week of May 27

“Shadow #IT is not a bug in the new world of #IT, it’s a feature.” – Esteban Herrera, Partner & Global Leader, ISG Research

Esteban Herrera
Week of May 20

$460 billion

Internet of Things service revenues expected by 2026, according to ABI Research.

ABI Research
Week of May 13

 $80.5 billion 

The anticipated size of the Chinese robotics market by 2022, according to IDC.

IDC
Week of May 06

70 %

The number of organizations that will integrate AI to assist employees’ productivity by 2021, according to Gartner.

Gartner