The machine learning technology as a part of the artificial intelligence field is evolving quickly and has implications for all industries and areas of life. It’s important for businesses to be aware of the technological innovations, big changes and the latest trends. The best way to do this is to attend different tech events.
Marketing strategy is an integral part of any business. In the age of technological progress, digital marketing is becoming a highly demanded tool. Digital marketing is the promotion of products and services using digital media such as the Internet, smartphones, mobile devices, display advertising and more.
The security of IT landscapes and applications has become an essential competitive advantage in the age of digital transformation. Recent research has revealed that 32 percent of IT professionals consider the security impact of digital transformation their top concern. Thirty-three percent of executives consider that protection from cyber threats is the biggest digital transformation-related challenge.
Mobile has become the new normal in business. A company without a mobile-optimized solution undoubtedly loses a significant proportion of clients. Thus, competitiveness is the main driving force behind the app market growth.
In 2017, consumers downloaded almost 200 billion apps to their connected devices. Analysts predict that this figure will grow and reach more than 350 billion downloads by 2021.
How can you make the process of development easier? A developer can use certain development tools that greatly streamline mobile software creation.
Today, a developer may not have deep knowledge of all of the programming languages. Nonetheless, different tools and frameworks help build a great mobile application that will support multiple platforms.
A study of AV-TEST, the Independent IT-Security Institute, has revealed that the number of malware infections that threaten individuals and businesses has been exponentially growing since 2013. With 20 million malicious programs a decade ago, now, in the first quarter of 2018, their quantity amounts to almost 750 million and the Institute registers more than 250,000 new malicious codes every day.
A long-time leader of Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Web Content Management, Sitecore CMS has already won over more than 111,000 businesses worldwide. It provides outstanding personalization and omni-channel capabilities together with powerful management of multilingual content. All of it allows creating robust websites that enable an advanced marketing and sales experience.
If you’ve ever come across a European article about the IT industry, you may have come across the term “Industry 4.0.” This is a very important term to understand, the so-called Digital Business Transformation. Based on a report by Protiviti, 54% of organizations in the US are undergoing a major IT transformation, and 31% are reporting a disruption as a result of the implementation of transformation technologies. Forty percent of organizations have increased their IT budget by 10% or more, and 39% utilize outsourcing to keep up with the changes, support, or to augment their IT functions.
Ernst & Young, one of the “Big Four” audit firms, has released a report titled “The IT industry in Belarus: 2017 and Beyond”. It goes through many statistical and analytical points about Belarusian IT industry based on interviews with the people at the top of many IT companies and survey conducted among the top Belarusian IT companies, including SaM Solutions. Belarus created a great climate for IT investments and the market is experiencing a boom. Let’s look at the main points of the report and address the main reasons why this boom is happening and where it is going.
This question is one of the hardest in web application development. And the reason for this is simple: applications are a solution to a unique challenge, which may require a particular methodology or a team of web app developers with specific expertise. It is easy to evaluate how much building the Twitter app costs, but building a new custom web app is a frontier that has not been explored yet. While web app development costs may vary, on average, a complete clone of a major social media app costs about $500K and takes nine months to assemble.