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22 per cent of all IT spending by Australian organisations now from lines of business outside IT

March 03, 2015  |   Announcements

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – Australian businesses will experience a new wave of disruption in 2015 as a combination of wearable technology, remote working, online services and business unit technology spending change traditional IT spending and strategies, according a new research from emerging technology analyst firm Telsyte. More than half of all CIOs believe line of business IT spending will exceed central IT spending within 5 years. Telsyte senior analyst Rodney Gedda says business units like operations, marketing and ...

Australia’s smartwatch market to exceed $400M by 2018 as wearable computing takes hold alongside nearly 17M smartphones

February 19, 2015  |   Announcements

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – With some 370,000 smartwatches sold in 2014, Australians are warming to wearable computing with the market poised to exceed $400 million by 2018, according to new research from emerging technology analyst firm Telsyte. Watch jewellery is a mature market with around 40 per cent (more than 7 million) of Australians (age 16 and above) wearing a watch almost every day. Notwithstanding the challenges, smartwatches have the potential to disrupt the traditional market as ...

Australia’s cloud communications market to reach $650M by 2020 as businesses move to softphones, cloud and mobile apps

January 20, 2015  |   Announcements

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – More Australian businesses are adopting modern communications options, including cloud services, transforming traditional voice calls into unified communications (UC), according to new research from emerging technology analyst firm Telsyte. Most organisations (88%) have staff that use a softphone at least once a week and Skype is the most popular application, well ahead of softphone that vendors ship with their PABX systems. A further 40 per cent of organisations are evaluating docking solutions to ...

Telsyte appoints Steven Noble to Senior Analyst role

November 25, 2014  |   Announcements

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – Australia’s leading emerging technology analyst firm Telsyte has appointed Steven Noble to the role of Senior Analyst Noble has 20 years of IT and digital business experience and has held a Senior Analyst role with Forrester Research. Prior to this Noble was the Director of Digital with marketing firm Hill & Knowlton Australia, Editor of Australian Macworld and the e-Business Editor of Marketing magazine. A renowned expert on Australia’s digital, e-commerce and marketing ...

Apple’s iPhone 6 in demand, but cost might make it a luxury

September 10, 2014  |   Announcements

Today’s big news in technology is the much-anticipated announcement of the next-generation iPhone, the iPhone 6. With a bigger screen and more connectivity, including NFC, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are set to be very popular when available on September 19, however, Australians intending to buy an iPhone might delay their purchase due to cost. High demand could mean strong sales Telsyte forecasts around 1.5 million iPhone units (all models) could be sold by the ...