IT Industry Report

DOLLAR - VALUE IT SPENDING TO GROW 2.1% in 2014

  • Gartner's worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth forecast for 2014 has been revised down to 2.1% (or 2.8% when measured in constant currency).

  • A reduction in 2014 growth expectations for devices, data center systems and,to some extent, IT services accounts for most of the downward revision.

  • According to Gartner, enterprise application software investment will almost double from its total of $300 billion at the end of 2013 to $575 billion by the end of 2018.

1. TRANSFORM CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE WITH SYSTEMS OF ENGAGEMENT(SOE):

ISVs have focused on adding features to products that bring stability, reliability, scalability & continuous improvement. With the impact of mobile, cloud, social media, better connectivity, etc today's customers want data real time that can be available anywhere anytime.

2.HOW TO GAIN HIGHER ROI FROM EXPENSIVE MIDDLEWARE PRODUCTS?

Either an enterprise adopts expensive middleware product or cost effective open source middleware tools, in order to achieve stable middleware, higher maturity and better ROI, we should focus on 4 key areas. Until we give importance to these key areas, whatever the result that IT operations gain out of middleware should not be actuals.

3.HOW TO BENCHMARK THE MATURITY OF YOUR SaaS SOLUTION?

Product Requirements (has to) vary from product to product, and domain to domain. But, Non-Functional and Operational Requirements more or less remain the same. Learn in this blog series, how your product can be bench-marked against the industry’s best practices defined in these areas:    Architecture   Security   Operations   Configuration

Aspire has been ranked “TOP 10 COMPANIES TO WORK FOR”. We dedicate this award to all our Aspirians who made this possible.

Aspire Systems Sponsored the Oracle Retail Industry Forum held at London this year!

Party with the stars

“Star Trek” was back with a bang this 2014 in Chennai. The D-day started off with the eventful “Bring your Family to Office” where some of our Aspirian families visited our office and had a nice time during their visit. The venue being the Convention Hall at the Chennai Trade Centre bustled with life and activities; with carnival games and people taking pictures with their famous film personalities. The events was a grand success thanks to the support of all the coordinators, Aspirians and their family members.