Gartner

  • More than 1 billion Android devices to ship in 2014: Report 07-01-2014 05:47 PM

    London: The number of smartphones and tablet computers shipped with Google's Android operating system will break the 1 billion barrier this year, research group Gartner said on Tuesday. Android, which is installed on products made by Samsung, HTC, Sony and many other manufacturers, is forecast to reach 1.1 billion users...
  • Free mobile app downloads to touch 239.95 billion globally by 2017 22-09-2013 04:14 PM

    New Delhi: The number of free mobile app downloads is expected to hit 239.95 billion by 2017, while paid-for app downloads will touch 14.78 billion mark during the same period, research firm Gartner has said. According to the data available with Gartner, free mobile app downloads stood at 57.33 billion...
  • PC, tablet, phone shipments to hit 2.4 billion in 2013 05-04-2013 11:34 AM

    New York:: Research firm Gartner says it expects worldwide PC, tablet and mobile phone shipments to reach 2.4 billion units this year, up 9 per cent from 2012. Gartner Inc said Thursday that device shipments should continue to grow, hitting more than 2.9 billion in 2017. But the mix of...
  • 'India IT spending to reach $79.8 bn in 2012' 21-11-2011 06:35 PM

    New Delhi: Indian companies are expected to continue investing in IT infrastructure despite global economic challenges and the country's IT spending is projected to grow 9.1 per cent to USD 79.8 billion in 2012, according to research firm Gartner. This is against an IT spending of USD 73.1 billion in...
  • 'India IT spending to reach $79.8 bn in 2012' 21-11-2011 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: Indian companies are expected to continue investing in IT infrastructure despite global economic challenges and the country's IT spending is projected to grow 9.1 per cent to $ 79.8 billion in 2012, according to research firm Gartner. This is against an IT spending of $ 73.1 billion in...
  • Android is half of all smartphone sales: Gartner 17-11-2011 02:59 PM

    New York: The market share for smartphones running Google Inc.'s Android software doubled in the third quarter as more devices became available and Apple delayed release of a new iPhone, according to the research firm Gartner. Android had more than half of the worldwide smartphone market in the third quarter,...
  • Online music sales to rise 7 per cent in 2011 09-11-2011 05:07 PM

    London: Global online music revenues are expected to rise by about 7 percent this year to $6.3 billion as digital services such as Spotify and iTunes gain momentum, technology research firm Gartner said on Tuesday. But sales of CDs, hurt by piracy as well as paid-for online distribution, will continue...
  • India's spending on green IT to double by 2015: Report 20-09-2011 07:59 AM

    New Delhi: India's spending on green IT and sustainability initiatives will double from $35 billion currently to $70 billion in 2015 as the have found their way into the IT industry across India, research firm Gartner said Monday. Green IT or green computing is the study and practice of designing,...
  • India tech market pegged at $24.3 bln by 2011: Gartner 07-02-2008 11:40 AM

    Bridgetown: Newly-appointed West Indies team psychologist Rudi Webster is a Sachin Tendulkar fan and he admires the champion batsman for his ability to impose himself on opponents, situations and conditions. Sachin, like any great sportsman or businessman, finds a way to challenge himself. He finds a way to get on...
  • Gartner paints a rosy future for Indian IT industry 22-01-2008 06:46 PM

    Bangalore: West Indian swashbuckler Chris Gayle played one of the most destructive Twenty20 innings with a 49-ball 107 as Royal Challengers Bangalore crushed Kings XI Punjab by 85 runs in a lopsided Indian Premier League match here on Friday. Gayle single-handedly took RCB to 205 for six, IPL 4's second...