Information technology (IT) has been the single most instrumental factor in driving business growth across industry verticals in the last two decades. Today it has much larger implications. Organizations are under pressure to ensure that every decision they make for R&D to product development, from marketing to sales, from customer acquisition to service delivery-- there is agility, mobility and optimal customer experience.
The confluence of IT with connectivity is what will reshape our universe. The world will have least 80 billion connected devices by 2020. Hence IT morphs into Digital Transformation and is slated to disrupt just about every aspect of business; the way organizations interact with consumers and the way they discover new opportunities.
Frost & Sullivan’s Information Technology research and consulting programs look at conventional and unconventional technologies, services and changing business models, with specific focus on disruptors such as social, mobility, analytics, cloud (SMAC), cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, and IOT or the Internet of Things.
We work closely with the world’s largest IT firms and upcoming disruptive start-ups to predict macro and micro trends related to products, services, technology and business models that can define growth. Tailored, customized solutions provide clients with the best strategies for growth, supported by the right key data points researched to meet the client’s needs and the specific engagement. Our research spans broadly across the sector and provides deep insights into specific markets in the most significant areas of IT and the IT industry.
31 Aug 2021  |  Asia Pacific
Businesses Accelerate Digital Transformation Projects and Leverage Flexible Cloud Services to Enable Faster Return to Growth
This research service provides the data collected through an online survey of 804 IT and telecom decision makers across customer size segments, industries, and world regions. The survey was conducted in November and December 2020 and the following respondents qualified. • IT/telecom decision makers in organizations with more than 10 employe...
27 Aug 2021  |  Global
This edition of IT, Computing and Communications (ITCC) Technology Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides a snapshot of the emerging ICT led innovations in machine learning, IoT, and distributed database. This issue focuses on the application of information and communication technologies in alleviating the challenges faced across industry sectors in are...
25 Aug 2021  |
An Evolving Threat Landscape and the Emergence of a Hybrid Technology Infrastructure to Drive the Future Growth Potential of Managed Security Services
This study assesses the Asia-Pacific managed security service (MSS) market from 2020 to 2025. Managed security services are provided by the managed security service provider(s) (MSSPs) to manage and monitor the security posture of their customers IT infrastructure. By availing of these services, client organizations are often able to reduce expendi...
25 Aug 2021  |  Asia Pacific
State of the Asia-pacific Customer Contact Industry—The Covid-19 Pandemic has Accelerated CX Investments
During the Pandemic, Companies Have Become Increasingly Dependent on the Cloud to Deliver CX, and this Trend is Likely to Gain Further Momentum
The COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc in 2020 and continues to harm people, businesses, and economies. Accelerated vaccine deployment, a strong rebound of consumer demand, and faster service sector recovery can enable full GDP recovery by mid-2021 (optimistic scenario). In case of multiple fresh outbreaks, lockdown extensions, and delayed vaccine adm...
25 Aug 2021  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa
Future Growth Potential of Data Centers in India Due to Rise in Hyperscale Demand
Indian data center colocation services is one of the fastest growing markets in the world largely driven by demand for colocation services from hyperscale cloud segment, OTT players, and content providers. The demand for hyperscale data center capacity has been growing at a good pace in India for the last couple of years. The growth is attributed t...
24 Aug 2021  |  Global
Analytics, AI and ML Power the Next Generation of DDoS Mitigation Solutions
As part of Frost & Sullivan’s ongoing research on Cybersecurity, we conducted a deep-dive into the Global DDoS Mitigation market. Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS), among the most common hacker attacks, overwhelms network hosts with invalid requests from 'distributed’ sources, leading to legitimate requests being lost or ignored in the ensui...
18 Aug 2021  |  Latin America
A Benchmarking System to Spark Companies to Action - Innovation that Fuels New Deal Flow and Growth Pipelines
As the Latin American contact center market keeps maturing, many customers are looking to the cloud to provide quicker access to enhanced features and as an attractive alternative to maintaining on-premises systems. During 2020, new and improved cloud contact center offerings were already available in the region, igniting adoption among customers f...
18 Aug 2021  |  Global
Complex and Evolving Attack Surface, Resource Shortage, and Regulatory Requirements Drive Adoption
Business operations and consumer engagements are rapidly moving to an environment that is permanently online and permanently connected. End consumers demand a user experience that enables them to switch between multiple applications and devices seamlessly. However, a seamless customer experience across numerous applications requires an open netwo...
18 Aug 2021  |  Global
Neural Networks Empowering the Next Generation of AI Applications
As digitization progresses across industries, AI is gaining a ubiquitous adoption as more and more business processes are being automated. With this, the expectations from AI in terms of what applications can be realized using AI is also expanding, and thus a more complex set of neural networks have been introduced which are expected to leverage ad...
13 Aug 2021  |  Global
This edition of the Cyber Security Technology Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides a snapshot on emerging cyber security solutions powered by cloud and artificial intelligence (AI)-based innovations that help companies protect from threats, data breaches, phishing attacks, and defend against modern attacks residing within cloud, endpoints, and various...