PHL to see big leap in cloud computing in 2014, analyst says

The retail, banking, and logistics industries are expected to make the move to the cloud this year, according to DataOne Asia president and CEO Cyril Rocke. With a broader market, Rocke anticipates remarkable developments in cloud services in the Philippines in 2014 with new global players emerging this year. He also anticipates formation of partnerships between traditional hardware vendors and new cloud providers, adding new services and business applications will be created due to cloud adoption.

http://www.gmanetwork.com/news/story/348351/scitech/technology/phl-to-see-big-leap-in-cloud-computing-in-2014-analyst-says

Data Center Market: Cooling, Construction & Infra Management 2018 Forecast Reports

ReportsnReports.com offers 2014 data center market research reports on data center cooling, construction and Latin American data center infrastructure management industries with forecasts to 2018. Data center cooling market in telecom and IT is growing fast, supported with significant increase in the cloud and Colocation markets, as well as rising demand for green IT infrastructure. Also, in the Asia-Pacific region enormous growth in the data center market is foreseen, which will drive the telecom and IT industry. Global data center construction market is forecast to grow at 21.99% CAGR over the period 2013-2018.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/2967355

Cisco Forecasts Nearly 14-Fold Increase in Mobile Data Traffic

According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index Global Mobile Data Traffic Forecast for 2013 to 2018, worldwide mobile data traffic will increase nearly 11-fold over the next four years and reach an annual run rate of 190 exabytes by 2018. The projected increase in mobile traffic is partly due to continued strong growth in the number of mobile Internet connections, such as personal devices and machine-to-machine (M2M) connections, which will exceed 10 billion by 2018 and be 1.4 times greater than the world’s population (United Nations estimates 7.6 billion people by 2018).

http://pctechmag.com/2014/02/cisco-forecasts-nearly-14-fold-increase-in-mobile-data-traffic/

Biocides Market – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the “Biocides Market – Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018″ report to their offering. Biocides are widely used in bacterial remedies in various industrial processes, drinking water, waste management, daily use cosmetics, and furniture. It has applications in water treatment, personal care products, wood preservation, preservatives in food & beverages, and paints & coatings. North America dominated the global biocides market in 2012 with the highest demand coming from the U.S. market. Asia-Pacific, led by the emerging markets in China, India, South Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, etc., is likely to fuel the future growth for this global market.

http://www.sys-con.com/node/2965202

India Rides Tech Convergence Wave Into 2014

Industry and government leaders in India are anticipating an even stronger focus on cloud computing, HPC and big data technologies over the next year as businesses seek out more efficient and cost-effective ways to drive productivity and profit. According to Intel South Asia Director Sales Suryanarayanan B, India will have more supercomputers listed on the TOP500 and increased collaboration between research organizations and industry will propel high-performance computing applications.

http://www.hpcwire.com/2014/02/10/india-rides-tech-convergence-wave-2014/