After several years of swift uptake by users, collaboration software has become an increasingly integral part of how work is both organized and carried out. As more businesses lean on tools like Slack, Microsoft Teams and others, IT leaders are looking to deploy a new breed … [Read more...] about Collaboration trends 2018: Expect Microsoft Teams to gain ground, enterprises to embrace group chat
The whole genre of technology trends is an odd one. All year round technology companies keep making predictions about what is going to hit next … with a healthy dose of backslapping about how ready they are to embrace it all. Then the end of the year arrives and everyone … [Read more...] about B2B technology trends 2018: A bluffer’s guide
Next year’s technology trends are going to ride on the massive broadband connectivity being witnessed across the continent.With internet penetration for the continent standing at 31.2 percent, Africa still has a great runway to propel technology into business and social … [Read more...] about Africa trends 2018: Improved connectivity will drive tech
The Middle East’s wealth is seemingly tied to oil forever. For so many economies in the region, oil is everything and the source of its wealth, especially in Saudi Arabia, UAE, and Qatar. As technology changes so too does the oil sector.The Middle East presents a unique … [Read more...] about Middle East trends 2018: Can tech really replace oil?
Divisive political themes dominated 2017’s mainstream news, with the most unconventional US president to date taking office at the start of the year. Dire predictions were made, some coming to pass and some not. Behind the headlines, though, the IT industry appears little … [Read more...] about North America trends 2018: Tech boom look increasingly negative