Monthly Archives: May 2013

Service Sector Growth as IT Spending Set to Increase

The majority of businesses in the UK’s service sector are anticipating improved business conditions and growth within the next three months, according to a new survey. The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) said that its quarterly service sector survey had revealed the single sharpest rise in optimism within the sector in years, with optimism among […]

Mobile Enterprise: Is BYOD Straining your WiFi?

The proliferation of tablets, smartphones, and other mobile devices has increased dramatically in recent years, and use of these ‘consumer class’ products on enterprise networks is nearly ubiquitous. A recent study showed 90% of organizations polled allow some level of personally owned technology to be used — a phenomenon commonly referred to as BYOD (Bring […]

Managed Service Providers Set For Four Bumper Years

The managed services sector is set to grow in double-digit figures for the next four years, according to a report from analyst firm Insight Research. The research found that the worldwide managed services market will be around $152 billion (£100bn) and will increase by 11.3 percent per year and be worth $235 billion (£154bn) by 2017. The […]