SOURCE: The Radicati Group, Inc.
PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - May 18, 2011) - A new study from the Radicati Group, Inc., brings together key data and statistics on the use of Email, Instant Messaging (IM), Social Networking, Wireless Email, and Unified Communications (UC). It includes data on business and consumer email accounts, user demographics, on-premises and hosted email, geographic distribution of user accounts, email accounts by business size and vertical industry, daily email traffic per user, email storage requirements, volume and cost of spam and malware. The report also includes data on the amount of time corporate and consumer users spend daily on email, instant messaging and social networking.
According to the report, the number of worldwide email accounts is expected to increase from 3.1 billion accounts in 2011 to nearly 4.1 billion by year-end 2015. However, a great deal of corporate and consumer communication is also shifting to other forms of communications, particularly Instant Messaging (IM) and social networks.
To order a copy of the study, or for additional information about our market research programs, please contact Todd Yamasaki at (650) 322-8059, or visit our web site at http://www.radicati.com.
About The Radicati Group, Inc.
The Radicati Group is a leading technology research and advisory firm focused on all aspects of email, security, email archiving, regulatory compliance, wireless technologies, web services, instant messaging, unified communications, social networking, and more. The company provides both quantitative and qualitative information, including detailed market size, installed base and forecast information on a worldwide basis, as well as detailed country breakouts.
The Radicati Group works with corporate organizations to assist in the selection of the right products and technologies to support their business needs, as well as with vendors to define the best strategic direction for their products. We also work with investment firms on a worldwide basis to help identify new investment opportunities.
The Radicati Group, Inc. is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA, with offices in London, UK.