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.
11 Mar 2021  |  Global
Hybrid Work and Growing Number of Meeting Spaces Propel Adoption
The $2.75 billion global video conferencing devices market represents a secular growth opportunity driven by the long term, sustainable demand for video meetings to connect remote workers and geographically dispersed teams. Growth in 2020 was primarily driven by adoption from remote workers, digital healthcare and online education. As travel and pr...
17 Feb 2021  |
Growth Strategies for Telecommunications Providers' Beyond-connectivity Offerings Creating Growth Opportunities
The Asia-Pacific Internet-of-Things (IoT) market is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of 25.8% between 2019 and 2026 to reach $436.77 billion by the end of the forecast period. The study sizes spending across the entire IoT value chain, comprising modules and sensing, connectivity, enablement platforms, system integration, and app...
16 Feb 2021  |  Asia Pacific
Telcos Shifting to Become One-stop Solution Providers Creates Opportunities for the Asia-Pacific Internet of Things Market
Transformational Growth for the Automotive, Utilities, Logistics, Building, and Industrial Verticals across the Region
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.5% between 2019 and 2026 to reach a market size of $436.80 billion by the end of this forecast period. However, many enterprises remain unclear about the benefits and the maturity of IoT solutions available on the market. This r...
27 Jan 2021  |  Asia Pacific
Hyperscale Cloud Providers and OTT Segments Represent Key Growth Opportunities
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 region. In mature data center markets such as Singapore, which still remains the d...
22 Jan 2021  |  Global
Everything-as-a-Service (XaaS) Model Widens Adoption Options to Enhance Customer Experience
While Internet of Things (IoT) adoption is a strategic imperative, companies struggle with legacy infrastructure, connectivity, and implementation decisions. IoT providers can help companies advance IoT plans by using their expertise and portfolio of solutions. Instead of following a build-and-own approach, companies should opt for IoT-managed serv...
07 Jan 2021  |  North America
Heightened First-Responder Safety and Effectiveness, Coupled with Affordable Subscription Pricing, Create New Growth Opportunities
This study examines the North American mobile situational awareness market. For the purposes of this study, mobile situational awareness offerings are defined as software solutions that put near real-time information about critical field situations at the disposal of emergency first responder teams via their mobile devices. This information usually...
23 Dec 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Emerging Disruptive Technologies Powering the Asia-Pacific Industrial Internet-of-Things Market, 2020
Future Growth Potential Beyond Connectivity Offers Unique Growth Opportunities for Telecommunication Services Providers
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is considered a global hub for manufacturing and industry. Additionally, governments across the region are undertaking bold digital transformation programs to achieve advanced industrial capabilities, particularly regarding the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). However, despite the hype, there remains considerable...
23 Dec 2020  |  Asia Pacific
Increasing the Investments to Accelerate the Competitive Intensity in Australia’s Data Center Colocation Services Market
Portfolio Expansion to Ensure Transformational Growth
Australia is one of the growing data center colocation services markets in Asia-Pacific. Despite facing intensifying competition from Singapore and Malaysia, the market in Australia continues to expand. Growth has been driven mostly by hyperscale cloud vendors, large enterprises, and highly regulated verticals, such as banking, financial services,...
22 Dec 2020  |  Global
Results from the 2020 Frost & Sullivan Global Cloud User Survey
The first months of 2020 separated the digitally mature from the pack. In response to COVID-19s economic chaos, including disrupted supply chains; shutdowns in physical facilities; and a shift in priorities from growth to health and safety, the companies best able to pivot were those that were already well into their cloud journeys. Such firms le...
17 Dec 2020  |  North America
Benchmarking Future Growth Potential
Cloud migration—specifically, migrating legacy applications and data to a cloud environment—has become one of the top hindrances companies face when planning and implementing a cloud strategy. This is due to a number of reasons, both technical and non-technical, including the physical challenge of moving vast amounts of data to the cloud; incom...