TECH SUPPLIER Jul 2019 - Market Perspective - Doc # EUR145365619
2019 Telefónica Analyst Day: IDC's Take on the Event
By: Jan Hein BakkersResearch Director, European Tech Solutions and Ecosystems team, James EibischResearch Director, EMEA Telecoms and Networking, Oru MohiuddinResearch Manager, Eric OwenVice President, Telecommunications, IDC EMEA, Dusanka RadonicicSenior Research Analyst, Telecoms & Networking, Rosie SecchiResearch Manager, European Wireless and Mobile Communications, Andrea SivieroResearch Manager, European Industry Solutions, Customer Insights & Analysis
This IDC Market Perspective provides highlights from the annual Telefónica Analyst Day that took place on June 11-12, 2019, in Madrid, Spain. This document provides IDC's views from an EMEA telecommunications and networking perspective, including observations in the area of UC&C and networks, IoT & Big Data, B2B cloud, and edge.
"Telefónica has one of the most advanced strategies among European telecommunications operators, which was eloquently summarized by its CEO at the start of its annual analyst event in June this year," said Eric Owen, Group VP, EMEA Communications & Devices. "The operator is now executing on its Platform Vision of a few years ago, and according to the CEO, it is hitting all the KPIs described in the same event in 2018 — these include becoming more relevant to its customers and simplifying of its operations and portfolio."
Air interface, Analytic applications, Broadband, Digital transformation, Disaster recovery, IT consulting services, Internet of things, Networking and connectivity devices, Networking virtualization, Public cloud services, Software as a service, Storage services, Systems integration services, Unified communications and collaboration, Videoconferencing equipment, VoIP