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Exciting trends in the IT Robotic Automation market

The market is on an interesting curve in terms of growth and is witnessing rapid growth of robot as a service (RaaS), growing acceptance of robot in finance & accounting division to slash cost and increased integration of robots with artificial intelligence (AI) and internet of things (IoT) technologies.
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Edge computing plays a vital role in providing high computing power to augmented reality applications

For many analysts from TAATJENE THINK-TANK, the augmented reality application is likely to gain traction in the edge computing applicationsegment. Augmented reality is one of the trending application that is expected to gain demand in the coming years across different industries such as retail, manufacturing, media and entertainment, and healthcare and life sciences. For those who are unfamiliar, Augmented reality applications require high computing power in order to avoid delays. Edge computing plays a vital role in providing high computing power to augmented reality applications. According to Research and Markets, the edge computing solutions and services are being increasingly adopted across various industry verticals, which have led to the growth of the market globally. The consumer goods and retail sector is expected to grow at the highest rate from 2017 to 2022.

Here is how Edge computing helps the small and medium enterprises (SMEs)

Research and Markets reveals that, the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have been majorly dependent on data centers to process and analyze their data. However, budget constraints have been a major obstacle for SMEs to adopt data center services. For those who are unfamiliar, transferring and processing the data over the cloud increases the operational cost. Edge computing facilitates SMEs to collect, process, and store data at the edge of the network closer to the source. This further reduces the operational costs of managing and storing data for SMEs, thus encouraging SMEs to adopt edge computing solutions and services.

The growth of the Edge Computing Market explianed

The trend is exciting on the idea that, the edge computing market is expected to grow from USD 1.47 Billion in 2017 to USD 6.72 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of 35.4%, considering the tremendous growth in data generated from multiple sources across different applications. The rise in real-time applications has contributed to the growth of edge computing market. Moreover, increasing load on cloud infrastructure has encouraged enterprises to adopt and implement edge computing solutions.

New IBM Cloud Private software platform

At the core of stakes, we have to help technology investment in core data and applications and cloud-native tools across public and private clouds.Open source container technology;WebSphere and Db2. One can observe that, IBM Cloud Privatesoftware is designed to enable companies to create on-premises cloud capabilities similar to public clouds to accelerate app development.The new platform is built on the open source Kubernetes-based container architecture and supports both Docker containers and Cloud Foundry. According to IBM, this facilitates integration and portability of workloads as they evolve to any cloud environment, including the public IBM Cloud.

Data Storage Technologies of the Future

For many analysts, NVRAMs, Flash, and Cloud Drive Opportunities in Storage Applications. Very exciting to see that, Data storage technologies (DSTs) are evolving with the exponential rise in the demand for high capacity and secured storage systems in the recent years. For many analysts, this is mainly due to the change in technological perception in the global community which focuses on facilitating simplified interaction with the latest innovations happening around as data forms an integral part of this transformation. 
According to Research and Markets, from offering high-capacity storage capabilities along with providing secure and advanced data management systems, DSTs will be a driving force for majority of the technological advancements and trends in various industries. Advanced technologies and platforms such as wearable electronics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, IoT, smart factories will be relying completely on the data storage media to generate meaningful output t…

Updates to IBM Storage systems and software

The Cost of Data is at the core of stakes. In effect, one can observe that, advances in its all-flash storage solutions and software significantly drive down the costs of data and extend its solutions for hybrid and private cloud environments. New ultra-dense FlashSystem array capable of storing more data in the same footprint, contributes to lower data capacity costs by nearly 60 percent. New Spectrum Virtualize software allows simplified migration and disaster recovery of data to and from the IBM Public Cloud;New software enables IBM and non-IBM storage to be used with popular Docker and Kubernetes containers environments;Cloud-based software beta program integrates storage with artificial intelligence and machine learning through new software to collect inventory and diagnostic information in order to help optimize the performance, capacity and health of clients’ storage infrastructure.

Social Media and Banking

For those whore are unfamiliar, as with the entertainment and information industries before it, our industry is coming to terms with the radically decentralised, person-to-person influence of social media: centralised authority is being replaced by empowered consumers, and the social media platforms that excite them the most. Facebook, WeChat and the like have been busily developing far-reaching networks for person-to-person payments.

UK, Germany, France and Spain collectively spend more than $6 billion on healthcare (healthcare IT)

Research and Markets reveals that, UK, Germany, France and Spain collectively spend more than $6 billion on healthcare information technology (healthcare IT) while regional adoption stands at almost 80%. According to the firm, Healthcare IT markets in these countries are ready to embark upon the next level of digitalisation where providers move from data capturing solutions to those that can derive value from data through improving information sharing, analytics and clinical decision support.

France embarked upon the Digital Hospital Strategy

For those who are unfamiliar, France embarked upon the Digital Hospital Strategy as part of its five-year plan (from 2012 to 2017) with the goal of fully digitizing the care delivery system by the end of this period. Surveys reveal that, In spite of a high level of EMR adoption, the country suffers from delays and cost over-runs in comparison to the initial digitalisation plans and intends to rapidly progress towards Stage 5-7 EMRs over the next three years. Integrating care delivery is a key priority for the health system as a whole, which includes developing facets like remote health monitoring, telemedicine, mHealth and IoMT, which enable care delivery outside the hospital.

The boom in semiconductor IP market for automotive

It is now clear that, the automotive sector is offering incredible growth prospects to the semiconductor industry and the semiconductor IP market owing to the increasing application of all the form factors such as memory, processor, interface, and analog systems in safety applications, prominently, as well as in drive assistance, navigation system, parking sensors, and energy-efficiency applications. The boom in semiconductor IP market for automotive is because of autonomous and electric vehicle penetration, according to Research and Markets.

The semiconductor intellectual property (IP) market by 2023

Analysts are optimistic on the idea that, the semiconductor IP market is in a growth phase and is expected to grow further in the coming years. One can observe that, the drivers for this market are the advancement in multicore technology for consumer electronics sector, increasing demand for modern SoC designs, rising chip design cost and expenditure and growing demand for connected devices. However, IP thefts, counterfeits, and conflicts on the global semiconductor IP market is likely to be a major challenge for this market. The need for high-speed, low-power-consuming, and highly scalable memory devices as well as to the growing demand for memory in connected and wearable devices is also at the core of stakes. According to Research and Markets, the semiconductor intellectual property (IP) market is expected to be valued at USD 6.22 Billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 4.87% between 2017 and 2023.

The demand for industrial robotics

Many analysts agree that the demand for industrial robotics is anticipated to grow exponentially in the coming future, driven by advantages such as cost reduction, improved quality, increased production, and improved workplace health and safety. According to Research and Markets, the adoption of automation to ensure quality production and meet market demand, and the growing demand from small- and medium-scale enterprises in developing countries is fueling the growth of industrial robotics market globally.

Industrial and Service Robotics

For those who are unfamiliar, Service robots have witnessed widespread acceptance among various professional and personal applications owing to benefits such as enhanced usability, delivery of accurate and high-quality services, reliability, and reduced operational costs and human errors. Professional service robots are employed in various industries including medical, defense, rescue and security, agriculture, logistics, construction, and professional cleaning among others, whereas personal service robots are used for domestic and entertainment and leisure purpose.

The growth of Artificial Intelligence in Retail Market explained

It is now obvious that, Increasing necessity for superior surveillance and monitoring at a physical store, growing awareness and application of AI in the retail industry, enhanced user-experience, improved productivity, Return on Investment (RoI), mainlining inventory accuracy, and supply chain optimization are some of the key factors fueling the growth of this market. According to Research and Markets, Emergence of machine learning, deep learning, and Natural Language Processing (NLP) technology are expected to develop the AI-based solution for retail and thus, will create opportunities for the growth of this market. However, issues with diverse development framework, models, mechanism in AI; concern over privacy and identity of the individual; and lack of skilled staff are few major challenges in the AI in retail market. The global AI in retail market size is expected to grow from USD 993.6 million in 2017 to USD 5,034.0 million by 2022, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 38…

Here is what is increasing the growth and penetration of the smart home automation

For many analysts, the growing demand for the convenience of remote and real-time operation of smart home automation system has increased the growth and penetration of the smart home automation. One can also observe that, Increasing urban and geriatric population have created the need to incorporate smart home automation concept in order to address the arising challenges. Further, increase in demand of smartphones and easy accessibility of internet are expected to fuel growth in the demand for the in the coming future. According to Research and Markets, the growing adoption of the automation in security, lighting, HVAC, energy management, and smart kitchen arenas is anticipated to revolutionize the market by 2025. The firm also reveals that, the global smart home automation market is expected to reach USD 130 billion by 2025.

Making the on-premises IBM Cloud Object Storage System much more accessible

Compliance-enabled vaults and concentrated dispersal mode capabilities are at the core of stakes, as IBM is designing capabilities to change the economics for companies that manage compliance data on-premises while also reducing the costs of entry with two new object storage capabilities.
The new on-premises object storage capabilities are designed to expand use cases for IBM Cloud Object Storage to archives requiring protection against data deletion and modification, and to significantly lower the cost of a system with capacity as low as 72TB, for any use case, making initial deployment more attainable without losing the ability to scale up as usage expands,” said Rob McCammon, Offering Leader, IBM Cloud Object Storage.

Sensors in security & surveillance applications

When it comes to of sensors in security & surveillance applications, it is exciting to recall that, sensors such as image; LiDAR; RFID; motion; gesture; biometric; sound; flame detection; smoke detector; biosensor; gas; and explosion detection is at the core of stakes. Market size of sensors in security & surveillance applications include perimeter security, intrusion detection, and access control among others.

Using IBM Blockchain, and in collaboration with technology partners and KlickEx Group

I have a pleasure to recall that, using IBM Blockchain, and in collaboration with technology partners and KlickEx Group, the solution is intended to improve the speed in which banks both clear and settle payment transactions on a single network in near real time. With this solution, financial institutions can address the processes of universal cross-border payments, designed to reduce the settlement time and lower the cost of completing global payments for businesses and consumers.

The growth of the global IoT market in warehouse management

For many analysts, the increased adoption of wearable devices and goods-to-person technology and enhanced inventory and asset visibility using IoT are the factors that are expected to drive the growth of the global IoT market in warehouse management by 2021. According to Technavio Research, the increasing use of wearable devices in the warehouses is expected to improve the growth of the IoT market in warehouse management because they provide better real-time data and also help in ensuring safety and cutting down costs in the warehouse.

Advertising spend across mobile, desktop, wearables and DOOH (Digital-out-of-Home) signage

A new report from Juniper Research has found that digital advertising spend will grow by 18% CAGR (Compound Annual Growth Rate) over the next five years, rising from $184 billion in 2017 to $420 billion in 2022. Advertising spend across mobile, desktop, wearables and DOOH (Digital-out-of-Home) signage is at the core of the stakes.

Here is why data sharing partnerships will enable publishers in digital advertizing

Very exciting to observe that, data sharing partnerships will enable publishers to increase targeting efficiency, utilising acquired data, such as geolocation, browsing cookies, and cross-device identification, to provide end-users with highly tailored digital ads. According to Juniper Research, Despite objections to perceived invasions of privacy, platforms will continue to seek innovative means of data collection to provide personalised online ads.