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Week of Oct 23

“Our digital experience, cyber safeguards and IT systems are the backbone of how we do business,”

Tim Buckley, CEO, Vanguard Group
Week of Oct 16

$800 Billion

The spending on the IoT market in 2017

Week of Oct 09

“A number of jobs in the company would benefit from having access to [virtual reality] technology to get immersed more effectively in these environments and help them do their jobs better”

Juan Perez, CIO, UPS
Week of Oct 02

$40.2 Billion

The sharing economy’s platform provider revenues in 2022

Juniper Research
Week of Sep 25

“One of the advantages of e-commerce in the online experience is there’s a lot of data we can learn from”

Marc Rosen, Executive vice president and president of global e-commerce, Levi Strauss & Co.
Week of Sep 18

$5.3 billion

The amount of money stolen due to business email compromise (BEC) fraud between October 2013 and December 2016​

Internet Crime Complaint Center
Week of Sep 11

"The expectations of IT being changed, [IT] spending is now expected to support revenue growth for the company [rather than cost cutting]”

John-David Lovelock, Vice President of Research, Gartner Inc.
Week of Sep 04


The percentage of consumer vehicles on the road in 2022 that will have at least one connectivity service, such as telematics, V2X (vehicle-to-everything) communications, or connected car commerce services.

Juniper Research
Week of Aug 28

“We can think about artificial intelligence as algorithmic intelligence… because what takes data and produces an outcome are algorithms that are written, overseen, governed, and managed by people”

Cathy Bessant, Chief Operations and Technology Officer, Bank of America
Week of Aug 21

$55 Billion

Annual revenues in 2022 from sales of enterprise wearable device such as smartwatches, smart glasses, and wearable scanners.

ABI Research
Week of Aug 14

“CIOs… have been too passive for too long… you have to be an active leader, demanding your seat at the table because your company needs you”

Jeff Immelt, Chairman and CEO, GE
Week of Aug 07

$8 trillion

The cost to enterprises worldwide of criminal data breaches over the next 5 years

Juniper Research