Welcome!

iPhone Authors: David H Deans, Carmen Gonzalez, Lori MacVittie, Daniel Keeney, Liz McMillan

News Feed Item

The Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market 2012-2017

NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

The Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market 2012-2017
http://www.reportlinker.com/p01027065/The-Cloud-Based-Virtual-Desktop-Infrastructure-VDI-Market-2012-2017.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=IT_Hosting

Report Details

For enterprises, traditional desktop computing is nearly extinct. Most workers now carry laptop computers to and from their desks, and the 21st century trend towards a mobilised workforce means many workers no longer have desks at all. Traditional desktop computing consumes excessive time and resources. 

Virtualised servers and desktops hold the key to more efficient IT management. Although virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) has historically been deemed too expensive, the recent surge of cloud computing offers a cost-effective, managed platform for VDI that stands to revolutionise the structure of enterprise IT. Visiongain has determined that the value of the global cloud-based VDI market will reach $11.2 billion in 2012.

What makes this report unique?

An array of primary and secondary sources has informed the findings of our report. These findings have been placed in a global and regional context, highlighting market trends and strategic opportunities. The report identifies and examines key players in a market poised for substantial growth. Our forecasts are informed by the performance of parallel markets and leading vendors, including an exclusive interview with the market-leading desktop virtualisation and networking company. All these findings are presented in a thorough, straightforward manner.

Why you should buy The Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market 2012-2017

• 127 pages
• An exclusive visiongain interview with:
- Kevin Strohmeyer - Director of Product Marketing at Citrix
• 95 tables, charts, and figures
• Global cloud-based VDI market forecasts between 2012-2017
• Forecasts from 2012-2017 of three submarkets related to cloud-based VDI delivery
- Software-as-a-service (SaaS)
- Infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS)
- Private cloud hosting
• 5 cloud-based VDI regional market forecasts from 2012-2017
- North America
- Latin America
- Asia-Pacific
- Europe
- The Middle East and North Africa
• A SWOT analysis of the cloud-based VDI market 2012-2017
• 14 leading companies identified and their leading products profiled -
- Citrix
- Hewlett-Packard
- Cisco
- VMWare
- IBM
- Microsoft
- Oracle
- Dell
- Kaviza
- NComputing
- V3 Systems
- MokaFive
- Wyse
- Red Hat
• Analysis and forecasts of the parallel cloud computing market 2012-2017
• In-depth analysis of drivers and restraints for cloud computing and cloud-based VDI over the forecast period.
• Discussion of potential future applications for the technology in both enterprise and consumer arenas.
• Identification of key points of overlap with the mobile telecommunications industry and connected homes paradigm.

You can order this report today

Gain an understanding of how to tap into the potential of this market by ordering The Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market 2012-2017.

Visiongain is a trading partner with the US Federal Government 
CCR Ref number: KD4R6  

Table of Contents

Executive Summary
E1. The Expansion of Personal Computing
E2. The Expansion of Cloud Computing
E3. The Promise of Virtual Desktops
E4. Cloud-Based VDI Markets and Major Players
E5. Key Findings of this Report

1. Introduction to Cloud-Based VDI
1.1 Changes and Challenges in Enterprise
1.2 The Problem of Hardware Updates
1.3 The Problem of Software Updates
1.4 What is Cloud Computing and How is it Defined?
1.4.1 Essential Characteristics of the Cloud Model
1.4.2 Service Delivery Models for Cloud Computing
1.4.3 Differentiating Between Public and Private Clouds
1.4.3.1 Public Cloud
1.4.3.2 Private Cloud
1.5 What is Cloud-Based Virtualisation and How Does it Work?
1.6 The Benefits of Virtualisation
1.6.1 Grid Computing
1.7 Aim of this Report
1.8 Scope of this Report
1.9 Questions Answered by this Report
1.10 Market Definition
1.11 Methodology

2. Global Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017
2.1 Global Cloud-based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017
2.2 Global VDI User Forecast 2012-2017
2.3 Average Cost Per User for Cloud-Based VDI 2012-2017
2.3.1 Correlation Between Cost and User Base
2.4 Global Saas, IaaS, and Private Cloud VDI Submarket Forecasts 2012-2017
2.4.1 Global VDI-SaaS Submarket Forecast 2012-2017
2.4.2 Global VDI-IaaS Submarket Forecast 2012-2017
2.4.3 Private Cloud VDI Submarket Forecast 2012-2017

3. Regional Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecasts 2012-2017
3.1 The North American Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017
3.2 Asia-Pacific's Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017
3.3 The European Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017
3.4 The Latin American Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017
3.5 The Middle-East and African Cloud-Based VDI Market Forecast 2012-2017

4. Leading VDI Vendors
4.1 Citrix
4.1.1 Citrix Products
4.1.2 Future Direction and the "Nirvana Smartphone"
4.1.2.1 Features
4.1.2.2 Capabilities
4.1.3 Drivers for the Nirvana Smartphone
4.1.3.1 The Proliferation of Virtual and Remote Desktops
4.1.3.2 The Proliferation of Virtualised and Web-Based Apps
4.1.3.3 Free-Seat Office Models
4.1.3.4 Business-Ready Hoteling
4.1.3.5 Expansion of the LCD Market
4.1.3.6 Prevalence of Digital Projectors
4.1.4 Restraints for the Nirvana Smartphone
4.1.4.1 Device Size
4.1.4.2 Performance
4.1.4.3 Cost
4.2 Hewlett-Packard
4.3 IBM
4.3.1 Second-Generation VDI
4.3.2 Additional Capabilities
4.4 VMWare
4.4.1 VMWare Workstation 8
4.4.2 VMWare View
4.4.2.1 View 5 Features
4.4.2.1 View Desktop Types
4.5 Oracle
4.5.1 Oracle VDI
4.5.1.1 Specifications
4.5.1.2 Key Features
4.7 Microsoft
4.8 Wyse
4.8.1 Partnership with Citrix
4.8.2 PocketCloud
4.9 MokaFive
4.9.1 Products
4.9.1.1 MokaFive Suite
4.9.1.2 MokaFive Service
4.10 NComputing
4.10.1 Basic Functions and Product Line
4.10.1.1 L-Series
4.10.1.2 M-Series
4.10.2.3 N-Series
4.10.2.4 X-Series
4.11 Kaviza
4.11.1 Acquisition
4.12 V3 Systems
4.12.1 V3 Products
4.13 Red Hat
4.13.1 Red Hat Enterprise Virtualisation (RHEV) for Servers
4.14 Cisco Systems
4.14.1 Featured Products
4.15 Dell
4.16 Other Vendors

5. Drivers and Restraints for the Cloud-Based VDI Market
5.1 Drivers
5.1.1 High Demand for Cloud Computing Services
5.1.1.1 Implications for Virtualisation
5.1.2 The Rise of Open Source Cloud Computing and VDI Solutions
5.1.3 Salience of Dynamic IT Infrastructure
5.1.4 Popularity of IT Outsourcing and Managed Services
5.1.5 Windows 7 and 8 Migration
5.1.6 Creating Possibilities for Application-Testing
5.1.7 Workforce Mobility
5.1.8 Expanding Collaboration
5.1.9 Mobile Computing
5.1.10 HTML5
5.1.11 Lowering Costs
5.1.12 Shifting from a CAPEX to an OPEX Model
5.1.13 Cloud Drivers and Enablers for SMBs
5.2 Market Restraints
5.2.1 Security
5.2.2 Data Transit Vulnerabilities
5.2.3 Unwieldy Structures in Enterprise
5.2.4 Vulnerability to Massive Outages
5.2.5 Historic Image of Complexity and High Cost
5.2.6 Determination to Maximise Utility of Existing Systems
5.2.7 Cloud Commoditisation
5.2.8 Capacity Issues
5.2.9 Interoperability Issues
5.2.10 A Diverse Value Chain
5.2.11 Data Corruption
5.2.12 SLA and Quality of Service
5.2.13 Legal Compliance
5.2.14 Encryption Limitation
5.2.15 Customer Identification
5.2.16 Physical Security
5.2.17 Low and Slow Documentation of VDI Successes

6. Future Trends in Virtualisation and Possible Applications for the Technology
6.1 VDI for Mobile Devices
6.2 Security, Defense, and Military Applications for Virtualisation
6.2.1 Defense Applications
6.2.2 IP Surveillance
6.3 Connected Homes and Devices

7. Expert Opinion
7.1 Kevin Strohmeyer, Director of Product Marketing for Citrix Enterprise Desktop and Applications
7.1.1 Low Adoption Despite High Salience
7.1.2 Changes to Traditional IT Management
7.1.3 Private Cloud, Hybrid Models and new IT Responsibilties
7.1.4 Are Market Drivers Sufficiently Outweighing Cost ?
7.1.5 The Evolution of VDI alongside Enterprise Mobile Devices
7.1.6 Partnership with Microsoft and Windows 8 Launch
7.1.7 Designing Across Operating Systems
7.1.8 Kaviza Acquisition - Reaching out to New Segments
7.1.9 VDI's Relative Strength and Trends Across Regional Markets
7.1.10 How Are VDI restraints and Preconceptions Being Overcome ?

8. SWOT Analysis of the Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017


9. Conclusions
9.1 Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.1.1 Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue 2012-2017
9.1.2 Global Cloud-Based VDI Usership 2012-2017
9.1.3 Methods of Delivering Cloud-Based VDI
9.1.3.1 SaaS Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.1.3.2 IaaS Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.1.3.3 Private Hosting Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.2 Regional Cloud-Based VDI Markets 2012-2017
9.2.1 The North American Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.2.2 The Asia-Pacific Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.2.3 The European Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.2.4 The Latin American Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.2.5 The Middle East and African Global Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017
9.3 Cost of Cloud-Based VDI Technology
9.4 Prospects and Influence

10. Glossary

List of Charts

Chart 2.1: Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 2.2: Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 2.3: Global Cloud-Based VDI User Forecast 2012-2017 (million users)
Chart 2.4: Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 2.5: VDI ACPU and User Forecast 2012-2017 (million users; $)
Chart 2.6: SaaS, IaaS, and Private Cloud VDI Submarket Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 2.7: VDI Submarket Share 2012 (%)
Chart 2.8: VDI Submarket Share 2014 (%)
Chart 2.9: VDI Submarket Share 2017 (%)
Chart 2.10: Global VDI-SaaS Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 2.11: Global VDI-SaaS AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 2.12: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 2.13: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 2.14: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 2.15: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.1: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.2: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Market Share Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.3: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Market Share Forecast 2012 (%)
Chart 3.4: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Market Share Forecast 2014 (%)
Chart 3.5: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Market Share Forecast 2017 (%)
Chart 3.6: North American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.7: North American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.8: Asia-Pacific Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.9: Asia-Pacific Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.10: European Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.11: European Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.12: Latin American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.13: Latin American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 3.14: MEA Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion)
Chart 3.15: MEA Cloud-Based VDI Revenue AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 4.1: Global Digital Project Shipment Forecast 2012-2017 (million units)
Chart 4.2: Global VDI-IaaS AGR Forecast 2012-2017 (%)
Chart 5.1: Global Cloud Computing Market Forecast 2012-2017 ($bn)
Chart 5.2: Global Cloud Computing Market Forecast 2013-2017 (AGR %)
Chart 5.3: Tech Companies Planning VDI Migration 2009; 2012 (%)
Chart 5.4: Average Cost Per User for VDI and PC, 2012-2017 Forecast (US$)
Chart 5.5: Average Cost of System Ownership Per User for VDI and PC, 2012-2017 AGR Forecast (%)

List of Tables

Table 1.1 Challenges of Traditional IT Departments
Table 1.2: Five Essential Characteristics of Cloud Computing
Table 1.3: Cloud Service Delivery Models
Table 1.4: Cloud-Based Virtualisation - Elements and Processes
Table 1.5: Benefits of Cloud Virtualisation
Table 2.1 Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, AGR %)
Table 2.2: Global Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 2.3: Global Cloud-Based VDI User Forecast 2012-2017 (million users, AGR %)
Table 2.4: Global Cloud-Based VDI User CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 2.5: Average Cost Per User for PC and VDI Model Forecast 2012-2017 ($, AGR %)
Table 2.6: Average Cost Per User for PC and VDI Model CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 2.7: SaaS, IaaS, and Private Cloud VDI Submarket Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion; %)
Table 2.8: Global VDI-SaaS Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 2.9: Global VDI-SaaS Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 2.10: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 2.11: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 2.12: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 2.13: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 3.1: Regional Cloud-Based VDI Revenue Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, AGR%)
Table 3.2: North American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 3.3: North American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 3.4: Asia-Pacific Cloud-Based VDI Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 3.5: Asia-Pacific Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 3.6: European Cloud-Based VDI Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 3.7: European Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 3.8: Latin American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 3.9: Latin American Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 3.10: MEA Cloud-Based VDI Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 3.11: MEA Cloud-Based VDI Revenue CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 4.1: Microsoft, Selected Corporate Acquisition and Partnership Timeline 2006-2012
Table 4.2: Citrix - Selected Product and Service Descriptions
Table 4.3: Global VDI-IaaS Revenue and AGR Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, %)
Table 4.4: Global VDI-IaaS CAGR Forecast 2012-2017; 2012-2014; 2014-2017 (%)
Table 4.5: HP VDI Building Blocks and Characteristic Features
Table 4.6: Additional Capabilities of Virtual Desktop for Smart Business 6.0
Table 4.7: Focal Points of VMWare's Workstation 8
Table 4.8: VMWare View Desktop Types Comparison
Table 4.9: VMWare View Desktop Types Description
Table 4.10: Technical Specifications for Oracle VDI 3.3
Table 4.11: Key Features of Oracle VDI 3.3
Table 4.12: Key Features of Microsoft VDI in Windows Server 2012
Table 4.13: V3 Systems Appliance Controls
Table 4.14: V3 Appliances and Capabilities
Table 4.15: Red Hat Enterprise Virtualisation (RHEV) Benefits and Features
Table 4.16: Cisco Systems Featured VDI/UCS Products
Table 4.17: Vendors in the Cloud-Based VDI Market
Table 5.1: Global Cloud Computing Market Forecast 2012-2017 ($ billion, AGR %)
Table 5.2: Global Cloud Computing Market Forecast CAGR (%), 2012-2017, 2012-2014, and 2014-2017
Table 8.1: SWOT Analysis of the Cloud-Based VDI Market 2012-2017

List of Figures

Figure 1.1: Elements of the Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure
Figure 4.1: Smartphone as a PC Replacement
Figure 4.2: Features and Capabilities of the "Nirvana Smartphone"
Figure 4.3: Drivers for the Nirvana Smartphone
Figure 4.4: VMWare View Layer Interaction
Figure 5.1: SMB Business Value Drivers & Enablers
Figure 5.2: Top 5 Concerns when Deploying VDI (descending order of importance to firms)
Figure 5.3: Amazon EC2 Structure
Figure 5.4: Amazon EC2 EBS RDS Link 


Companies Listed

2X Software
Amazon
Apple
AppSense
Aterity
AWS
Catbird
Ceedo
Cisco
Citrix
ClearCube
Dell
Desktone
Desktoposites
Dynamic Network Factory 
EMC
Ericom Software
Eucalyptus
Flexera
Fujitsu
GoGrid 
Google
GridCentric
Hewlett-Packard (HP)
IBM
IGEL
Joyent
Kaviza
LG
Microsoft
MokaFive
Motorola
NComputing
Nokia
Oracle
Oracle Corporation
Pano Logic
Piston Cloud Computing
Rackspace
Red Hat
Salesforce.com
Samsung
Sun Microsystems
Teradici
V3
VDIworks
Virtual Bridges
VMWare
Wyse 
ZenithInfotech 

To order this report:
IT_Hosting Industry:
The Cloud-Based Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) Market 2012-2017

_________________________
Contact Nicolas: [email protected]
US: (805)-652-2626
Intl: +1 805-652-2626

 

SOURCE Reportlinker

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

@ThingsExpo Stories

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a global leader in embedded systems, today added 96 new products to the Spansion® FM4 Family of flexible microcontrollers (MCUs). Based on the ARM® Cortex®-M4F core, the new MCUs boast a 200 MHz operating frequency and support a diverse set of on-chip peripherals for enhanced human machine interfaces (HMIs) and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications. The rich set of periphera...

The Internet of Things (IoT) is making everything it touches smarter – smart devices, smart cars and smart cities. And lucky us, we’re just beginning to reap the benefits as we work toward a networked society. However, this technology-driven innovation is impacting more than just individuals. The IoT has an environmental impact as well, which brings us to the theme of this month’s #IoTuesday Twitter chat. The ability to remove inefficiencies through connected objects is driving change throughout every sector, including waste management. BigBelly Solar, located just outside of Boston, is trans...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Matrix.org has been named “Silver Sponsor” of Internet of @ThingsExpo, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Matrix is an ambitious new open standard for open, distributed, real-time communication over IP. It defines a new approach for interoperable Instant Messaging and VoIP based on pragmatic HTTP APIs and WebRTC, and provides open source reference implementations to showcase and bootstrap the new standard. Our focus is on simplicity, security, and supporting the fullest feature set.
Predicted by Gartner to add $1.9 trillion to the global economy by 2020, the Internet of Everything (IoE) is based on the idea that devices, systems and services will connect in simple, transparent ways, enabling seamless interactions among devices across brands and sectors. As this vision unfolds, it is clear that no single company can accomplish the level of interoperability required to support the horizontal aspects of the IoE. The AllSeen Alliance, announced in December 2013, was formed with the goal to advance IoE adoption and innovation in the connected home, healthcare, education, aut...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions, will exhibit at Internet of @ThingsExpo, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As the connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, a...
The only place to be June 9-11 is Cloud Expo & @ThingsExpo 2015 East at the Javits Center in New York City. Join us there as delegates from all over the world come to listen to and engage with speakers & sponsors from the leading Cloud Computing, IoT & Big Data companies. Cloud Expo & @ThingsExpo are the leading events covering the booming market of Cloud Computing, IoT & Big Data for the enterprise. Speakers from all over the world will be hand-picked for their ability to explore the economic strategies that utility/cloud computing provides. Whether public, private, or in a hybrid form, clo...
Software AG helps organizations transform into Digital Enterprises, so they can differentiate from competitors and better engage customers, partners and employees. Using the Software AG Suite, companies can close the gap between business and IT to create digital systems of differentiation that drive front-line agility. We offer four on-ramps to the Digital Enterprise: alignment through collaborative process analysis; transformation through portfolio management; agility through process automation and integration; and visibility through intelligent business operations and big data.
The Transparent Cloud-computing Consortium (abbreviation: T-Cloud Consortium) will conduct research activities into changes in the computing model as a result of collaboration between "device" and "cloud" and the creation of new value and markets through organic data processing High speed and high quality networks, and dramatic improvements in computer processing capabilities, have greatly changed the nature of applications and made the storing and processing of data on the network commonplace.
Be Among the First 100 to Attend & Receive a Smart Beacon. The Physical Web is an open web project within the Chrome team at Google. Scott Jenson leads a team that is working to leverage the scalability and openness of the web to talk to smart devices. The Physical Web uses bluetooth low energy beacons to broadcast an URL wirelessly using an open protocol. Nearby devices can find all URLs in the room, rank them and let the user pick one from a list. Each device is, in effect, a gateway to a web page. This unlocks entirely new use cases so devices can offer tiny bits of information or simple i...
The Internet of Things (IoT) is going to require a new way of thinking and of developing software for speed, security and innovation. This requires IT leaders to balance business as usual while anticipating for the next market and technology trends. Cloud provides the right IT asset portfolio to help today’s IT leaders manage the old and prepare for the new. Today the cloud conversation is evolving from private and public to hybrid. This session will provide use cases and insights to reinforce the value of the network in helping organizations to maximize their company’s cloud experience.
Things are being built upon cloud foundations to transform organizations. This CEO Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo, moderated by Roger Strukhoff, Cloud Expo and @ThingsExpo conference chair, will address the big issues involving these technologies and, more important, the results they will achieve. How important are public, private, and hybrid cloud to the enterprise? How does one define Big Data? And how is the IoT tying all this together?
TechCrunch reported that "Berlin-based relayr, maker of the WunderBar, an Internet of Things (IoT) hardware dev kit which resembles a chunky chocolate bar, has closed a $2.3 million seed round, from unnamed U.S. and Switzerland-based investors. The startup had previously raised a €250,000 friend and family round, and had been on track to close a €500,000 seed earlier this year — but received a higher funding offer from a different set of investors, which is the $2.3M round it’s reporting."
The Industrial Internet revolution is now underway, enabled by connected machines and billions of devices that communicate and collaborate. The massive amounts of Big Data requiring real-time analysis is flooding legacy IT systems and giving way to cloud environments that can handle the unpredictable workloads. Yet many barriers remain until we can fully realize the opportunities and benefits from the convergence of machines and devices with Big Data and the cloud, including interoperability, data security and privacy.
All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices - computers, smartphones, tablets, and sensors - connected to the Internet by 2020. This number will continue to grow at a rapid pace for the next several decades. Over the summer Gartner released its much anticipated annual Hype Cycle report and the big news is that Internet of Things has now replaced Big Data as the most hyped technology. Indeed, we're hearing more and more about this fascinating new technological paradigm. Every other IT news item seems to be about IoT and its implications on the future of digital busines...
Cultural, regulatory, environmental, political and economic (CREPE) conditions over the past decade are creating cross-industry solution spaces that require processes and technologies from both the Internet of Things (IoT), and Data Management and Analytics (DMA). These solution spaces are evolving into Sensor Analytics Ecosystems (SAE) that represent significant new opportunities for organizations of all types. Public Utilities throughout the world, providing electricity, natural gas and water, are pursuing SmartGrid initiatives that represent one of the more mature examples of SAE. We have s...
The Internet of Things needs an entirely new security model, or does it? Can we save some old and tested controls for the latest emerging and different technology environments? In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Davi Ottenheimer, EMC Senior Director of Trust, will review hands-on lessons with IoT devices and reveal privacy options and a new risk balance you might not expect.
IoT is still a vague buzzword for many people. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Mike Kavis, Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners, will discuss the business value of IoT that goes far beyond the general public's perception that IoT is all about wearables and home consumer services. The presentation will also discuss how IoT is perceived by investors and how venture capitalist access this space. Other topics to discuss are barriers to success, what is new, what is old, and what the future may hold.
Swiss innovators dizmo Inc. launches its ground-breaking software, which turns any digital surface into an immersive platform. The dizmo platform seamlessly connects digital and physical objects in the home and at the workplace. Dizmo breaks down traditional boundaries between device, operating systems, apps and software, transforming the way users work, play and live. It supports orchestration and collaboration in an unparalleled way enabling any data to instantaneously be accessed on any surface, anywhere and made interactive. Dizmo brings fantasies as seen in Sci-fi movies such as Iro...
There’s Big Data, then there’s really Big Data from the Internet of Things. IoT is evolving to include many data possibilities like new types of event, log and network data. The volumes are enormous, generating tens of billions of logs per day, which raise data challenges. Early IoT deployments are relying heavily on both the cloud and managed service providers to navigate these challenges. In her session at 6th Big Data Expo®, Hannah Smalltree, Director at Treasure Data, to discuss how IoT, Big Data and deployments are processing massive data volumes from wearables, utilities and other mach...
This Internet of Nouns trend is still in the early stages and many of our already connected gadgets do provide human benefits over the typical infotainment. Internet of Things or IoT. You know, where everyday objects have software, chips, and sensors to capture data and report back. Household items like refrigerators, toilets and thermostats along with clothing, cars and soon, the entire home will be connected. Many of these devices provide actionable data - or just fun entertainment - so people can make decisions about whatever is being monitored. It can also help save lives.