Samsung Sees Significant Adoption of Foldable Smartphones as Enterprise Demand Doubles

Samsung Sees Significant Adoption of Foldable Smartphones as Enterprise Demand Doubles

Units of Galaxy foldable smartphones shipped to businesses more than doubled as interest from the financial services community drove higher adoption

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. today announced the number of Galaxy Z Fold and Galaxy Z Flip smartphones sold for enterprise use has more than doubled year on year. From January to October 2022, the number of foldable smartphones Samsung contracted to enterprise customers increased by 105% compared to the same period in 2021.[1]

With foldable smartphone shipments expected to reach 16 million units worldwide[2] – an increase of 73% year on year – the form factor is

 
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Coding skills are in demand, but companies want more from technology professionals

Coding skills are in demand, but companies want more from technology professionals

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The ascendance of digital enterprises — powered by AI, machine learning, and cloud-based services — is recasting the career opportunities of technology managers and professionals. Coding skills continue to be in demand, but companies ultimately want more, and as a result, IT roles are being pushed upward. 

One thing is sure — certain aspects of IT plumbing are going by the wayside. “Unless someone wants to work at one of the public cloud providers or collocated data centers, IT staff should be moving away from hardware management, OS management, and related skillsets as these will soon be

 
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