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Number of the week
Quote of the week
Week of Apr 22

$95.8 billion

Worldwide spending on smart cities initiatives expected in 2019, according to IDC.

IDC
Week of Apr 08

$15.7 trillion

AI’s potential contribution to global economy by 2021, according to PwC.

PwC
Week of Mar 25

30%

The number of tech leaders who expect blockchain to disrupt their businesses by 2021, according to KPMG.

KPMG
Week of Mar 11

$8 billion

The precision medical imaging market by 2027, according to Frost & Sullivan.

Frost & Sullivan
Week of Feb 25

$4.6 trillion

Worldwide ICT spending on hardware, software, services and telecommunications expected by 2022, according to IDC

IDC
Week of Feb 18

75%

The number of organizations implementing IoT that already use digital twins or plan to within a year, according to Gartner.

Gartner
Week of Feb 11

“IoT is changing and extending the boundaries of the CIO’s focus and contributing to a shift from back office to front office responsibilities.”—Bill VanCuren, Senior Vice President and CIO, NCR Corporation

Week of Feb 04

“External partnerships can only work if both parties are treated as equal partners. Talk of “us” versus “them” undermines this.” – Ron Ranallo, VP, Global Business and Information Services, Cooper Tire & Rubber

Ron Ranallo
Week of Jan 28

“People tend to misunderstand the nature of a digital transformation. They hear the word digital and think it’s an IT project.” – Christy Barker, VP- Chief Information Officer, Olin Corporation

Christy Barker
Week of Jan 21

“I think the critical bits moving forward are the more invisible points of diversity, such as diversity of thought and technical background, because that will help us adapt as our industries are disrupted.” – Fiona Bishop, Executive Manager, Western Power

Fiona Bishop
Week of Jan 14

$1.22 trillion

Worldwide technology spending on the Internet of Things in 2022.

IDC
Week of Jan 07

$20 billion

Worldwide Spending on Augmented and Virtual Reality in 2019.

 

IDC