Windows 11: Not as big a priority in EMEA compared with North America

The latest TechTarget/Enterprise Strategy Group 2024 Technology spending intentions study shows that IT decision-makers are prioritising end user productivity tools. Interestingly, while US IT leaders are prioritising spending on PCs and Windows 11 upgrades, Windows 11 deployments and migration projects only make 6th place on the list of end user computing priorities for EMEA leaders. … Read more

BT launches smart city NB-IoT offer

BT has launched a multi-million-pound narrowband internet of things (NB-IoT) network covering 97% of the UK population. The move aims to tap into the rapidly expanding IoT market. According to recent Statista research, the number of connected IoT devices around the world is expected to nearly double by 2030, growing from 15.14 billion in 2024 … Read more

Virtualising urban environments, smart cities with digital twins

Digital twins are now firmly established in supporting urban management. The city state of Singapore is working on a digital twin of its entire nation. In 2011, the Singapore Land Authority (SLA) began developing three-dimensional maps of the nation. GPS Lands Singapore, which provides services to create content for digital twins, approached SLA, proposing working … Read more