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Gartner Symposium: 2012 Latin American IT spending lower than 2011 prediction

Gartner Symposium: 2012 Latin American IT spending lower than 2011 prediction

Gartner forecasts that information technology spending in Latin America in 2012 will be a little less than the amount predicted for 2011. Last year, Gartner forecasted that IT spending in Latin America would reach U.S.$303 billion by the end of 2011. However, during this week’s Gartner Symposium (read all pieces) in São Paulo, the consultant firm said that Latin America IT [...]

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Reality Check: BYOD is a concept that is changing the way we work

Reality Check: BYOD is a concept that is changing the way we work

Editor’s Note: Welcome to our weekly Reality Check column. We’ve gathered a group of visionaries and veterans in the mobile industry to give their insights into the marketplace. Can I bring my own device? That is the question that we, IT professionals and company board members, should answer. But before answering, we must be sure that our environment [...]

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Reality Check: BYOD demands mobile device management

Reality Check: BYOD demands mobile device management

Editor’s Note: Welcome to our weekly Reality Check column. We’ve gathered a group of visionaries and veterans in the mobile industry to give their insights into the marketplace. A few months back, I used this forum to touch upon bring your own device (BYOD)—employees using their own mobile devices for work-related activities. Since then, calling BYOD an unstoppable global [...]

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Futurecom 2012: Big data hits Brazil’s carriers, but they’re just starting to prepare

Futurecom 2012: Big data hits Brazil’s carriers, but they’re just starting to prepare

RIO DE JANEIRO—“Ninety percent of all the data that telecom carriers have are not used in an intelligent way to generate new revenues,” Frost & Sullivan senior market analyst Fernando Belfort said. According to Belfort, cloud computing, mobile security and big data are three disruptive technologies that are driving the ICT market. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and subscribe [...]

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Futurecom 2012: ‘Wi-Fi is on fire in Brazil,’ says Ruckus’ CEO

Futurecom 2012: ‘Wi-Fi is on fire in Brazil,’ says Ruckus’ CEO

RIO DE JANEIRO – Ruckus’ president and CEO, Selina Lo, who has been chosen by RCR Wireless News as one of the Top 10 Women in Wireless for 2012. is on a mission to bring Wi-Fi connectivity to everyone and it is no different in Brazil. “Wi-Fi is on fire in Brazil,” Lo said in [...]

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Verizon expands enterprise mobility offer to meet demands of modern workforce

Verizon expands enterprise mobility offer to meet demands of modern workforce

Looking to tap into the growing mobile enterprise landscape, which is predicted to surge from an average of 2.8 devices per worker this year to 3.3 devices by 2014, Verizon Communications announced the expansion of its enterprise mobility as a service offering. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and subscribe to our free periodic newsletters The teleco giant noted the goal [...]

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Brazil set to reach $430B in ICT revenues by 2022

Brazil set to reach $430B in ICT revenues by 2022

The Brazilian Association of Information Technology and Communication (Brasscom) estimates the country’s revenues from information technology and communications will reach $430 billion by 2022, putting the country in the No. 3 position around the globe. Today, Brazil occupies the No. 5 position with revenues of $212 billion. “We aim companies to use ICT as a [...]

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Oracle puts cloud in the core launching seven new services at Open World

Oracle puts cloud in the core launching seven new services at Open World

Oracle highlighted its cloud computing strategies, and goals at this year’s Oracle Open World in San Francisco. During the show, which has an estimated audience of 50,000 attendees from over 140 countries, Oracle introduced seven new cloud-based services, which augment Oracle’s comprehensive portfolio of platform services, application services and social services, all available on a [...]

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Reader Forum: Bringing order to the chaos in the mobile marketplace

Reader Forum: Bringing order to the chaos in the mobile marketplace

Editor’s Note: Welcome to our weekly Reader Forum section. In an attempt to broaden our interaction with our readers, we have created this forum for those with something meaningful to say to the wireless industry. We want to keep this as open as possible, but we maintain some editorial control to keep it free of commercials or [...]

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Employee demand for connectivity boosts WLAN market

Employee demand for connectivity boosts WLAN market

New employees’ need for connectivity has increased demand for wireless Internet infrastructure, and it is a global phenomenon. According to Infonetics Research, wireless local area network (WLAN) technology had a very good run the last couple of years, even outperforming wired LAN, and the WLAN market is now approaching U.S.$1 billion per quarter. Follow us on Twitter, Facebook and subscribe to [...]

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