Cyber security in the new year — better, worse or about the same?
To find out, Intel Security assembled 31 of its top thought leaders. Their predictions have just been published in the McAfee Labs 2017 Threat Predictions Report.
Here’s your solution provider’s update:
Top Predictions for 2017
McAfee’s team of experts made a long list of predictions for next year. These are their top 10:
The Internet of Things (IoT) is quickly finding its way into all aspects of our lives. And it’s growing fast. Cisco predicts the global IoT market will be worth $14.4 trillion by 2022.
With so much potential revenue in the IoT market, forward-looking channel partners are vying for a better foothold. But given limited resources, what’s the smartest way to approach this herculean task?
HP Inc., the personal systems and printer spinoff formed when HP Co. split itself two years ago, has become an important industry innovator.
Earlier this year, HP created a new mobile hardware category, the 3-in-1, when it introduced its Elite x3 device. The $700 device aims to combine the best features of 3 device types: the power and productivity of a PC, portability of a tablet, and connectivity of a smartphone.
Nearly 60 percent of organizations now use cloud-based productivity suites from either Microsoft or Google. One in 10 companies now uses single sign-on. And about 1 in 3 have tried Slack.
These figures come from the third annual cloud-adoption report from BitGlass, a cloud access security broker. The report, released last week, provides solution providers with an inside look at cloud adoption among your clients and others.
Yesterday, David Bradshaw of Intel’s products and solution marketing group was the guest speaker for the latest in our series of live channel chats.
David’s topic: the 7th Gen Intel Core Processors, and what they mean for solution providers.
Couldn’t join us? No problem. Here’s your summary of David’s high points:
Yesterday, I made the case for solution providers to consider the growth opportunities in connected cars, mentioning, among other things, Samsung’s planned acquisition of Harman Industries for $8 billion.
Samsung Electronics yesterday said it would spend $8 billion to acquire Harman Industries, a Stamford, Conn.-based maker of connected products for automakers, consumers and businesses.
Why is Samsung, the world’s leading seller of smartphones with an estimated 20 percent market share by units, getting into the connected-car business? And what might this mean for you and other solution providers?
Are you ready for the new business opportunities presented by the new 7th Gen Intel Core “Kaby Lake” processor family?
More than 100 PC devices from ASUS, Dell, HP, Lenovo and others are scheduled to incorporate the new Intel processors in time for the holiday shopping season. But what’s in it for solution providers?
To find out, join a live and interactive Business Compute Forum social chat this Thursday, Nov. 17, at 11 a.m. PT / 2 p.m. ET.
Our guest speaker will be David Bradshaw, a PC channel product marketing manager at Intel.
With the U.S. presidential elections finally behind us, all eyes are on the future. What will the new year bring for solution providers?
Three new market reports give a hint. They look at CIO agendas, the BYOD wave, and the career trajectories of chief data officers. Here’s your solution-provider summary.