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Apr 01, 2018
 Since September 2017, carriers have ordered 20 new ships with a combined capacity of 440,000 TEUs. That activity is reflected in capital expenditures, which jumped by 31% in 2017 after declining for four consecutive years. 
AlixPartners *

Mar 27, 2018
U.S. operators will spend about $100 billion (excluding spectrum acquisitions) between 2018 and 2020 on upgrading their LTE networks and investing in 5G, according to the latest GSMA Intelligence report on 5G.

Mar 26, 2018
When it comes to General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) readiness, the majority of organisations still need to update their data policies for GDPR compliance. 44% of businesses are currently reviewing their policies, while 18% have yet to begin this process. Just 10% of respondents state they’re ready for GDPR.
Information Age *

Mar 16, 2018
The global public cloud market will grow at a 22% compound annual growth rate this year to $178 billion.
Forrester *

Mar 14, 2018
A blockchain solution developed by Accenture could save the ocean shipping industry hundreds of million of dollars each year and reduce the need for data entry by up to 80 percent.
Accenture *

Mar 08, 2018
Nearly 40% of CIOs adopt the cloud for its cost savings and its ability to scale resources based on application and workload demands.
CIO Dive *

Feb 27, 2018
In 2018, the total number of digital banking users was expected to exceed two billion worldwide
Juniper *

Feb 26, 2018
98% of senior managers in North America quickly create new applications for the cloud, according to a CloudHealth Technologies report of 550 senior managers involved in cloud operations of international enterprises.
CIO Dive *

Feb 21, 2018
More than two-thirds of organizations polled (68 percent) said there is a high demand for cybersecurity skills, while 64 percent said analytical skills were necessary. Another 61 percent said the same for innovation skills.
IT ProPortal *

Feb 15, 2018
Ocean shipping rates are expected to start rising as demand "outstrips" capacity in 2018.
S&P Global Ratings *