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IHS Markit Survey: Smart Speaker Household Access Reaches 13 percent of Internet Users

More than 13 percent of internet users surveyed across the Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, India, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States had access to a smart speaker in their households in November 2018. Smart speaker penetration ranges from 6 percent in Japan, to 21 percent in the United States, according to business information provider IHS Markit.

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Alibaba, Amazon, Google, IBM, and Microsoft Named ‘Leaders’ in IHS Markit Cloud Services Scorecard

Amazon (AWS), Google, IBM, Microsoft (Azurea) and Alibaba were named “leaders” by IHS  Markit's new scorecard on off-premises cloud IT service providers.
“Leadership in the cloud IT infrastructure services market requires a diverse portfolio, and all of the leaders have strong brand awareness and a reputation of innovation,” said Devan Adams, principal analyst, cloud and data center research practice, IHS Markit.

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5G Trials in Full Swing With 12 Percent of Operators Moving to Commercial Deployment in 2018: IHS Markit

Eighty-two percent of mobile operators participating in a 5G study conducted by business information provider IHS Markit are busy trialing and testing the technology, mainly in North America and Asia, with 12 percent -- all from North America -- planning commercial 5G rollouts by year’s end.

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Service Providers' Data Center Growth Phase is Continuing, According to IHS Markit

Service providers are investing in their data centers (DCs) to improve scalability, deploy applications rapidly, enable automation, and harden security, according to the Data Center Strategies and Leadership Global Service Provider Survey from IHS Markit.

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Nearly Half of All Employees Will Connect Exclusively Via Wi-Fi by 2020: IHS Markit

The transformation of the access network is in full swing, buoyed by fundamental changes in how people work, the devices they use and the adoption of new business processes centered around mobility and digital information, according to a study released by business information provider IHS Markit.

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Smart Devices Are a Critical Entry Point to the IoT Ecosystem, IHS Markit Says

As smart functionality makes its way into homes and businesses, two devices are gaining a foothold into broader ecosystems to maximize growth and revenue opportunities: smart speakers and smart meters. According to IHS Markit, by the end of 2021, there will be an installed base of 328 million smart speakers and more than 1.13 billion smart electricity, water and gas meters.

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Smart Speakers Are Popular, But Not For Controlling Connected Home Devices, IHS Market Consumer Survey Finds

The predominant uses of smart speakers revolve around asking questions, checking the weather, listening to news and playing music – not for controlling connected home devices, according to a new survey of consumers in the United States, United Kingdom, Japan, Germany and Brazil, conducted by IHS Markit.

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Data Center Network Equipment Revenue Reached $13.7 Billion in 2017: IHS Markit

Data center network equipment revenue -- including data center Ethernet switches, application delivery controllers (ADCs) and software-defined enterprise WAN (SD-WAN) -- totaled $13.7 billion in 2017, IHS Markit says in a new report. That growth translates to a 13 percent increase over the previous year.

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Global Digital Pay TV Subscriptions Exceeded 1 Billion in 2017, IHS Markit Finds

Digital pay TV subscriptions around the world, including cable, satellite and IPTV, exceeded one billion for the first time in 2017, according to new research from IHS Markit. This global growth comes despite the continued uptake of over-the-top (OTT) subscription video services, like Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime Video, which added more than three times the number of subscriptions than pay TV last year, according to IHS Markit.  

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