Latest Yankee Group Stories

2014-07-23 23:18:04

Survey result highlights a year of strong business momentum with record revenue and unit growth. SANTA CLARA, Calif. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 Aeris®, the Made for Machines™ technology and service provider, announced today that it was named the leading M2M specialist in the U.S. according to independent research by the 451 Research Mobility team, formerly known as Yankee Group. The results of the latest update to the U.S. IT Decision-Maker Survey confirm Aeris’ market-leading...

2014-02-27 12:25:04

The mobile wallet landscape will undergo more change and innovation in the next two years than it has since its inception. In an already crowded marketplace with no single vendor leading the charge, Yankee Group identifies which providers have the long-term vision to succeed. BOSTON, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. mobile payment landscape is currently in a state of flux: Although two-thirds of consumers are interested in learning more about transitioning to a mobile wallet platform,...

2014-02-06 12:29:50

The new mobile economy, which will become a $3.1 trillion opportunity by 2017, will remain the preeminent driver of tech growth for the foreseeable future, challenging all companies to adapt and embrace the opportunity--or risk being left behind. BOSTON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The mobile economy is blooming at an even faster rate than expected--by 2017 it will be valued at $3.1 trillion, $200 billion more than the $2.9 trillion Yankee Group forecasted in October 2012. This spike in...

2014-01-07 12:30:04

Newly released Vendor Evaluations by Yankee Group reveal 3 distinct leaders in a market where more than half of merchants that have been in business for less than three years are actively considering deploying mPoS in the next 12 months, opening the door for cloud enabled startups that make the PoS more merchant- and consumer-friendly. BOSTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Traditional PoS systems have long been a burden for SMB owners. As merchant demands have evolved over time, legacy PoS...

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