Industry analysts forecast another merciless year of Americans cancelling cable tv in favor of streaming services and web content. In December of 2018, Waterstone surveyed 5,000 Americans to establish their relationship with cable TV and streaming services. Check out our results and see which parts of America are most aligned with the cord cutting trend.
Consumers spend billions of dollars per month on subscription services, but are they satisfied with those services? Are they aware of what they spend? To find out, Waterstone analyzed 2,500 Americans’ budgets, spanning 21 categories of subscription service. Here are our most useful findings.
The message was loud and clear at this year’s IDC Directions Conference: digital transformation continues increasing in pace and importance. Andrew Clark highlights four key technologies driving the digital transformation wave, and discusses a new IT world order emerging from this wave.
When a company goes public, it can draw a herd of investors chasing the next hot IPO. This is particularly true in the tech sector, where many of the most profitable growth stocks live. But is it a wise investment? Take a look at this hard data from a cross-section of tech companies. If you bought $1,000 worth of stock in any of these 50+ companies at IPO, this is what your shares would be worth today.
A consistent theme that emerged across the sessions and hallway discussion at this spring’s TSIA Technology Services World conference was evolution. Driven by dynamics such as cloud, subscription models, and shifting customer experiences, technology companies are being forced to evolve across a variety of dimensions.
The theme at the IDC Directions 2016 conference was “Digital Transformation at Scale.” According to IDC, digital transformation is now becoming mainstream across all industries that seek to leverage IT to deliver new products and services and vastly increase scale. Further, IDC believes this scaled-up world is closer than many think and that vendors need to be ready to service it.
Professional Services Automation (PSA) systems can be incredibly useful in managing Services organizations, helping them not just survive, but thrive by maximizing the value of their greatest resources – their people. Andrew Clark outlines the benefits that a PSA system should deliver and offers seven steps a Services organization should take to ensure its PSA system implementation delivers the desired results and the greatest value.
Last week, Barcelona played host to Mobile World Congress, the second largest technology industry gathering in the world. Chris Kammerer, one of the 100,000 in attendance, shares his insights and perspectives on many of the critical technology and business model evolutions affecting our clients.
In this SandHill.com article on which software area will experience the most change in 2016, Scott Haug, predicts that security will increase dramatically in both prominence and complexity. Find out what Scott says will drive this dramatically enhanced focus on security.