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On May 27, 2020, Workday announced its first-quarter results for fiscal 2021 (ending April 30, 2020). Total revenues were $1.02 billion, a strong increase of 23.4% from the same quarter of the previous fiscal year. It was also Workday's ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the most widely implemented (or extended) tools among organizations in Poland and Russia for enabling employees to work from home during the COVID-19 lockdown. The document also highlights the main obstacles ...
This IDC Survey provides insights on adoption of single- and dual-socket servers across the enterprise for running enterprise workloads. These insights were gathered as part of IDC's quarterly Enterprise IT Infrastructure Survey, ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the CY 1Q20 DRAM vendor share results and forecasts for both the short term (1Q20–4Q21) and the long term (2020–2024) for the worldwide DRAM market. The Pivot Table includes:
- Worldwide DRAM revenue ...
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 Market Perspective outlines how telcos in Europe responded during the initial phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the initial phase, with associated lockdowns in most of Europe, telcos experienced exponential mobile and data ...
This IDC Survey analyzes key trends in SD-WAN adoption in Europe based on the results of IDC's 2020 European Enterprise Communications Survey. The survey contains data from 12 countries, six verticals, and six business size segments. ...
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 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 Presentation analyzes the key impacts of COVID-19 on the European enterprise communications services market. It provides qualitative and quantitative assessments of the near- as well as medium- and long-term implications for fixed ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the worldwide market and vendor share results for desktop PC, mobile PC, workstation, and server discrete graphics processing unit (GPU) vendors for the first calendar quarter of 2020.
This IDC study addresses overall market shifts and provides strategies for technology suppliers to leverage the worldwide opportunity for document solutions software.
"The office printing market is mature, and declines in unit shipments ...
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 Survey examines edge computing plans and the role of telcos in Europe.
Equinix's purchase of 13 datacenters in Canada strengthens its ability to provide its global digital platform including colocation and interconnection service to retail customers. Enterprise customers relying more on hybrid cloud architectures ...
This IDC Survey examines the impact of economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic on IT infrastructure spending, specifically servers and storage. By examining dozens of organizations around the world, we can conclude the following:
- The ...
This IDC Survey takes select data from a recent multiclient study published at the end of last year to determine that decision makers note cartridge costs and cartridges running out at inopportune times as key pain points. We examine typical ...
Workplace by Facebook recently announced a major upgrade to its integrated video conferencing features, live video production, and that Workplace hit the 5-million paid users milestone. The features allow users to be more connected to each ...
Contact tracing technology has emerged as an effective way to potentially mitigate the spread of COVID-19 by collecting and analyzing vast amounts of location and proximity data. The benefit to global health will be significant, but vulnerable ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the massive impact that the COVID-19 has had on the global economy and IT spending. Its presence has literally shutdown worldwide operations in business, in education, and across all facets of society.
The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa (META) region has been significant and continues to evolve. The ICT industry is feeling the effects as consumers, governments, and businesses face unprecedented disruptions. ...
This IDC Market Presentation examines the impact of COVID-19 on the Canadian retail industry. As COVID-19 continues to spread, there have been significant impacts to consumer behavior, product demand, and retail store, factory, and logistics ...
At Microsoft Build 2020, Microsoft presented its vision for the future of IoT, which expands beyond connected assets to connected environments and ecosystems. Microsoft touted Azure Digital Twins as the common integration layer that will ...
This IDC Market Note provides the specifics surrounding a cybersecurity Incident Response offer by NTT. In response to increasing nefarious activities against hospitals battling the COVID-19 pandemic, NTT has developed a cybersecurity Incident ...
Sony introduces a package with a new image sensor and a DSP semiconductor to run AI inferencing computer vision neural networks. This launch supports existing market trends: smarter sensors and edge AI processing, though the entry into ...
This IDC study analyzes the U.S. business wireline telecom services market. In addition to presenting key trends, the study forecasts business wireline voice and data services revenue through 2024.
"The U.S. business wireline telecom ...
This IDC study analyzes the U.S. wireless equipment revenue market outlook for mobile network operators (MNOs) from 2020 to 2024. Our analysis discusses key market trends impacting the outlook and examines the critical challenges and competitive ...
This IDC Market Note provides an update on U.S. consumer and office print activity in 1Q20.
"While the first two months were business as usual, March saw a huge impact on equipment buying, with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing offices ...
This IDC study shows that communications SPs are advancing their business IT and network operations systems to support new 5G-based services while continuing to reduce the cost of supporting existing customers tied to already-deployed network ...
This IDC study provides a view of worldwide SD-WAN infrastructure market shares by vendor, covering both hardware revenue and software revenue.
"Enterprises are continuing to invest in SD-WAN technology, driven by myriad factors. Organizations ...
This IDC study discusses market dynamics that influenced network consulting and integration services revenue in 2019 and provides insight into developments that will influence demand for the 2020–2024 forecast period.
"COVID-19 has ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight presents the top use cases for artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) and draws a focus to the impact of AI/ML on the development and adoption of network analytics solutions. It contains data from ...
This IDC Presentation provides a snapshot of the market and competitive landscape in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) true wireless stereo (TWS) earphone market in 4Q19. It covers the market size movements and quarterly growth trends ...
This IDC study examines consumer wireless voice and data, residential dial-up and high-speed internet, and residential wireline voice services and addresses the current state of these markets in Canada. It provides forecasts for both subscriptions ...