IDC Research Types
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This IDC Perspective emphasizes how integral services use cases are critical to the swift and timely achievement of "agile IT," a foundation for competitive enterprises. Integral services provide the technology foundation for delivering ...
This IDC Tech Byer Presentation provides IT leadership insights and concerns from IDC's IT Executive Program clients and prospects for the period from April 22 to May 7. Executives find their companies at different phases of response to ...
This IDC Perspective discusses blockchain opportunities. While best known as the platform through which Bitcoin and other popular cryptocurrencies are created, blockchain is fast being adopted by leading enterprises. Fortune 500 financial ...
This IDC Perspective provides a view of where the cloud fits into New Zealand organisations with a digital-first strategy. The report identifies how cloud is enabling organisations during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how the cloud can be used ...
On May 28, 2020, Salesforce announced 1QFY21 earnings. Earnings this quarter were strong, with total revenue of $4.87 billion for the quarter, a 30% year-over-year increase from 1QFY20.
With 5G core networks coming online, the vision of improved connectivity can now deliver new ways for network services to satisfy changing customer needs. Dynamically configurable throughput volumes, variable transmission speeds and definable ...
This IDC Perspective video and accompanying presentation provide IT leadership insights and concerns from IDC's IT Executive Program clients and prospects for the period from May 8 to May 15, 2020. Executives are now concerned with business ...
This IDC Perspective presents five stages of reopening national government using technology within the context of digital transformation. Characteristics of digitally determined agencies are presented as well as advice on accelerating to ...
This IDC Perspective discusses how Australia and New Zealand are positioned in the IDC Future Enterprise Maturity Framework, and the role of security as a key enabler in driving organizations to further progress on their digital transformation ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the cloud business analytics services market through the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that explain success in the cloud ...
On June 1, BMC closed the acquisition of Compuware, one of the largest acquisitions in company history. Compuware brings mainframe application development, delivery, and performance solutions with core franchise Compuware products Topaz ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation, which is part of IDC's Future Enterprise Planning Guide series, examines digital enterprise cloud planning. As the foundation of digital transformation (DX), cloud has already changed how IT is architected ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation, which is part of IDC's Future Enterprise Planning Guide series, examines infrastructure modernization for the digital enterprise. Technology portfolio modernization and rationalization is the number 1 DX ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation, which is part of IDC's Future Enterprise Planning Guide series, looks at managing and leveraging cloud for the digital enterprise. Organizations are heavily committed to and invested in cloud — over 74% ...
This IDC Perspective provides a step-by-step change management and communications guide for CIOs planning for recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Road maps that were aligned at the start of 2020 are unlikely to carry us into the latter ...
This IDC Perspective quickly reviews the state of the AFA market and takes a look at Nimbus Data's business model and the implications this has for its customers. Nimbus Data, a longtime vendor of AFAs, has carved out a unique niche for ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the business analytics consulting and systems integration (C&SI) services market through the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation discusses the impact of COVID-19 on businesses using recurring business models.
COVID-19 has massively impacted the world's economies, and IDC's COVID-19 Tech Index indicates that IT spending has declined ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides an initial look at the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the worldwide agriculture industry. Analysis on the disruptions to agriculture demand and supply chain, from farm to table, is offered.
This IDC Perspective examines how this pandemic is forcing an evolution for hotels, restaurants, and travel providers to coexist with COVID-19. The mandated changes and consumer concerns that emerged as a result of COVID-19 will alter operations ...
This IDC Perspective analyzes the impact of COVID-19 across the petroleum value chain at a time when O&G players have been also dealing with historic low oil price scenario. The report also analyzes how O&G companies are dealing ...
This IDC Perspective discusses IBM iX and its focus on experiences to deliver empathy, experience, and impact in its enterprise digital engagements. IBM iX provides digital strategy advisory services and digital innovation services through ...
This IDC Perspective reports on the findings from a group of Canadian IT executives who met in a virtual roundtable on May 14, 2020, to discuss challenges and brainstorm solutions in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In a wide-ranging discussion, ...