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This IDC Perspective discusses the acceleration effect that the coronavirus will have on the already increasing adoption of automation and robotics in the supply chain, and specifically in warehousing and logistics, and how that will alter ...
The future of Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) retail will eventually rest on adapting to the diversity of retail demands and the progression of different Asia/Pacific geographies varying across the developed and developing nations ...
This IDC study presents an outlook for the NAND market for 2020–2024 The NAND industry dynamics and the application forecast changes are aggregated, analyzed, and applied to this long-term NAND forecast in terms of units, revenue, and content ...
This IDC Market Glance examines the consumer digital life protection market. Differences between physical and digital societies have contributed to the creation of the consumer digital life protection market. In a physical society, governmental ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of the current state of header bidding and in-app bidding (a header biddinglike technology), the latest trends, and the challenges players are facing and how they can tackle them.
This IDC Market Perspective analyzes the federal government's policy demand that Canada's Big 3 wireless providers reduce prices by 25 per cent in two years, a regulatory proposal to spur wireless resellers (so-called MVNOs) and considers ...
This IDC Perspective analyzes how the phase 2 of COVID-19 will not look like the pre-COVID-19 era of public transportation. As European countries restart their economies, public transit must ensure it is safe for people to travel by bus, ...
The IDC Market Note briefly looks at CSL as a major local ICT service provider in Thailand with key capabilities of datacenter services, moving toward the digital economy and transforming itself to strategically serve enterprise customers' ...
This IDC Market Presentation provides an overview of the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in empowering commerce everywhere. The document presents the IDC's point of view on cognitive/AI definition, shows the AI areas retailers are investing ...
This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the telecommunications ecosystem, including hardware and software vendors, standardization bodies, open systems players, infrastructure suppliers, network service providers, communications platform–as-a-service ...
This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's Worldwide Robotics and Drones Spending Guide methodology and taxonomy. It should be used as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Robotics and Drones Spending Guide and all of IDC's ...
This IDC Market Perspective takes a look at the impact of New Zealand's response to the COVID-19 crisis and the possible outcomes for the ICT market over the next year and beyond. While there is still a lot of uncertainty, indications of ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of the utilities industry in 1Q20, covering M&As, agreements, reorganizations, and major business developments; new financing deals; major traditional infrastructure projects; major renewables ...
This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide Global DataSphere market.
"Growth of the Global DataSphere is driven more by the data that we consume and analyze than what we create," according to Dave Reinsel, senior ...
In this study, the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) forecast for all 13 countries (the "region") is provided. Each market within the region has different demographics, including population density, land area, natural resources, the ...
This IDC study provides U.S. smart TV market share data for 2019.
"With replacement cycles of traditional televisions purchased years ago coming to an end for many consumers, and the intense downward pressure on prices, smart TVs are ...
This IDC Market Perspective looks at the impact of OTT services in Sub-Saharan Africa. It examines the strategies telcos in the region are pursuing to address their shrinking revenues and the burgeoning uptake of OTT services, and it provides ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation is organized into two parts:
- The first part analyzes the key innovation trends related to co-innovation in the retail industry, according to the results of IDC Global Retail Innovation Survey, ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight provides original survey findings of senior decision makers at IT and LOB organizations from the United States and Canada that had at least 100 employees. These respondents were knowledgeable about a wide range ...
This IDC study discusses the U.S. smart home device market shares for 2019.
"The underlying driving force of the market is services," says Adam Wright, senior research analyst, IDC's Smart Home research program. "While device elements ...
This IDC study discusses the U.S. digital media adapter market shares for 2019.
"Digital media adapters remain popular as competition forces prices down, services are expanding and maturing, and they provide an economical alternative ...
This report examines the situation of the current COVID-19 outbreak and analyzes its impact on China's economy. It offers updated predictions on the impact of the outbreak on China's ICT market including the smart connected devices market, ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides the voice of three of the top distributors (Arrow, Ingram Micro, and Tech Data) on their marketplaces and their importance in the channel's journey to the cloud, including how the distributors have established ...