IT Services and Applications
The most significant changes that IT brings to different processes and services in organizations are through new-age services and applications such as the cloud, M2M interactions, analytics, and data centers. These are transforming sectors such as Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and ERP, Enterprise Integration and Middleware Tools on a global scale.
Frost & Sullivan’s Information Technology research and consulting programs look at conventional and unconventional technologies, with specific focus on top-level potential disruptors such as cyber security, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and the Internet of Things. In the IT Services and applications market, we look at, among other segments:
- Managed Network Services
- Infrastructure Management
- Managed Security Services
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.
02 Mar 2020  |  Global
Transformative Impact of Artificial Intelligence and Internet of Things will Enable New Levels of Prediction and Automation in IIoT Environments
The convergence of Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to drive new revenues for vendors and adopters. Improved efficiency and cost optimization of organizational processes are core advantages that are made possible through the application of such solutions. IoT-AI convergence can deliver new advantages in t...
24 Feb 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Competition between Data Center Operators is Expected to Intensify Across the Region, Driving Increased Focus on Creating Differentiation, Enhancing Managed Services, Optimized Competitive Strategies and Achieving Relevant Certifications
With the growing presence of hyperscale cloud service providers, high penetration of Internet connectivity and a keen focus on cybersecurity and data privacy, the demand for data storage and managed hosting services is expected to grow exponentially across the ASEAN and Taiwan region (henceforth collectively referred to as “ASEAN”). In mature d...
21 Feb 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Increase in Demand for Hybrid Cloud Offerings to Drive Uptake of Outsourced Cloud Infrastructure Services
The ASEAN cloud infrastructure market will gravitate toward a hybrid deployment model (partially premises-based and partially cloud-based) in the next 3 to 5 years. The demand for managed cloud offerings has been increasing, particularly for Application-as-a-Service and Network-as-a-Service offerings. Enterprises are looking to deploy more open-sou...
20 Feb 2020  |  North America
Wireless Carrier Strategies and Opportunities in the North American Mobile Workforce Apps Market, 2020
Leveraging the App Reseller Role to Sell Adjacent Services, Improve Positioning, and Decrease Churn
This study examines wireless carrier strategies in today’s North American mobile workforce apps market. The information contained in this study allows wireless carriers to benchmark their mobile worker app efforts against those of their peers. This study should also help mobile workforce app developers identify potential reseller partners. Frost...
14 Feb 2020  |  Global
Survey Results Highlight that Retailers are Embracing IoT, Blockchain, and AI to Deliver Business Impact
Retail has entered a new era where eCommerce and technology bellwethers like Alibaba, Amazon, Apple, Baidu, Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Tencent have raised consumer expectations. This research service is part of Frost & Sullivan's Integrated Commerce Research Programme. It provides an IT decision-maker perspective on the use of emerging techno...
12 Feb 2020  |  Global
Risk Prioritization, Threat Intelligence and Automation are standing out in the VM Market
The Vulnerability Management Market holds true to four foundational principles while simultaneously building new complementary functionality and creating partnerships that leverage the advances in data analytics and cloud networking. The four principles are: (1) identify vulnerabilities (discovery), (2) prioritize based on severity and risk, (3) co...
12 Feb 2020  |  Global
Pay TV Subscriber Churn Forces Content Providers to Invest More in Multiscreen Workflow Technologies
Frost & Sullivan defines encoders as commercially sold hardware or software products that produce video output in a single compressed format. The video input can be analog, digital compressed, or digital uncompressed. The definition also includes Integrated Receiver Decoders (IRDs) with integrated encoders in the market sizing, but not IRDs without...
10 Feb 2020  |  North America
Intensely Competitive Environment and a Proliferation of OTT Alternatives Leading to Subscriber Losses
This study is part of the Frost & Sullivan Digital Media research, with a base year of 2018 and a focus on pay TV market dynamics in the United States. Pay television is a video viewing service where content from multiple broadcasters, production houses and TV channels are transmitted through cable, satellite and/or ADSL/VDSL/fiber. Consumers pay a...
03 Feb 2020  |  North America
OTT Service Providers Have Yet to Figure Out How to Achieve Service and Monetization Parity Across Traditional and Online Broadcasts
No OTT Services Achieving Service and Monetization Parity on Traditional and Online Broadcasts
Content services are most beloved when they offer delightful, consistent, cross-device OTT experiences, which are at par with conventional live, linear managed experiences. While Tier-1 services such as Comcast and others are coming closer to this idea in the US, the overall problem is far from solved. Even a decade after Netflix and Hulu first beg...
03 Feb 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Growth Opportunities and Market Forecasting
The APAC Agriculture IoT market stood at $0.12 billion in 2018 and is anticipated to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 27.4% between 2018 to 2025 to reach $0.65 billion by 2025. The study has calculated the spending across key application areas comprising crop surveying and condition monitoring, smart irrigation systems, precision planting, ...