Monday 25 June 2018

Global air traffic management market to top $5bn

Driven by greater demand for new technologies, mainly VoIP, remote towers, predictive technologies, and automation systems, the global air traffic management (ATM) market is expected to reach $5.21 billion by 2025, a report said. Titled “Global Commercial Air Traffic Manage


Five steps to create a better customer experience

Security leaders must put the focus on customer experience, said leading research and advisory firm Gartner, highlighting five things security and risk leaders can work on now to create a better experience for their executives. "Today, the battle ground for the digital indus


Wind, solar to meet 50pc of global power needs by 2050

Wind and solar sector will be instrumental in 50 per cent of global power generation by 2050 on the back of reductions in cost and the advent of cheaper batteries that will enable electricity to be stored and discharged to meet shifts in demand and supply, said a report by Bloomberg NEF (BNEF).


Further reforms needed to boost EU growth: OECD

The current expansion of the European economy should be used to speed up implementation of reforms to the euro area architecture and EU policies that would support greater European integration and ensure stronger, more inclusive long-term growth, according to two new reports from the OECD.


EMEA firms' liquidity stays strong in 2018: Moody’s

The liquidity of rated EMEA non-financial companies remains strong in 2018, despite ongoing geopolitical risks around currency volatility, sanctions and the perennial Brexit issue, said Moody's Investors Service in a new report. "Geopolitical risks notwithstanding, liqui


Cellular IoT deployments to hit 3.5bn in 2023: study

Cellular IoT connection deployments are expected to nearly double since November 2017 to reach an estimated 3.5 billion in 2023, driven by ongoing large-scale deployments in China, said Ericsson in a new report. New massive IoT cellular technologies such as NB-IoT and Cat-M1 are


Cybersecurity risks ‘threatening blockchain growth’

Even as the blockchain technology market is expected to reach $9.6 billion by 2024, device-to-cloud cybersecurity company McAfee sees a big potential for cybersecurity risks that could threaten the technology’s rapid growth. Even as the blockchain technology market is expec


'Beware of popularity-faking tricks on Google Play'

It seems that tricksters on Google Play have found another way to make their deceptive apps appear more trustworthy to users – that is, at least at first sight. The trick takes advantage of the fact that apart from app icon and name, there is one more element the user sees


Blockchain – Game changer or ‘Slow Burn’?

Most people associate blockchain with cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. However, blockchain is now being billed as a technology that will improve visibility, productivity and security for business, says an industry expert. Most people associate blockchain with cryptocurrencies su


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