The Asia-Pacific region is the center of focus and investment for many MNCs. Over the last decade the region has been in the driver’s seat of the global economy and, despite a slowdown, the long-term prognosis remains extremely encouraging.
Leveraging the mature Amazon Web Services cloud technology stack, Amazon EMR has eased the on-ramp to Hadoop. As a first-mover, AWS has consistently led the IaaS market, providing Amazon EMR a foothold into the Hadoop market.
Glide is a streaming-video-messaging app, with functionality that bridges WhatsApp and Skype.
This spreadsheet presents Ovum’s optical network equipment forecast, with breakdowns by region and product and application segment. Sales are poised to grow to $17bn by 2019 in support of the digital economy, cloud services, and enterprise networks.
CSPs face a modest revenue outlook, as both their competitive landscape and the behavior of their users change. Network investment is inevitable, though: over the 2014–19 forecast period, CSP capex will total over $2tn.