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Internet of Things (IoT) has become an accepted term finding its applications across different industry verticals. Although the quantum of connected devices in IoT platform are increasing, price, throughput, and latency become key considerations ...
In announcing its pending acquisition of SD-WAN vendor CloudGenix for approximately $420 million, Palo Alto Networks emphatically confirmed the convergence of networking and security on both the WAN and in the emerging software-defined branch ...
As a region, Southeast Asia (SEA) and Taiwan (TW) have numerous key issues in the financial services landscape, such as high unbanked populations and low penetration of traditional financial products, marking it as an ideal growth field ...
This IDC Survey provides a detailed overview of COVID-19's impact on European companies, including its effect on their businesses and on their approach to technology investment. It analyzes the influence of COVID-19 on expected revenue growth ...
On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Fitbit introduced its Charge 4 fitness tracker and its expanded Fitbit Premium service. The Charge 4 shows incremental improvements over its predecessor, which debuted 18 months ago, and offers new conveniences ...
This IDC Perspective reviews how optimized marketing and advertising can effectively improve real-time contextual personalization. The study presents the key retail market trends (at the worldwide level and in Europe), advertising and marketing ...
This study analyzes the equipment capex and total CAPEX in the region for both fixed-line and mobile networks. Mobile network spending represents roughly 66–72% of the total equipment CAPEX in the region.
"The proliferation of LTE ...
This IDC Market Glance provides insights into the manufacturing sector worldwide. Creating a collaborative ecosystem requires the right technology, integrated into a functional and transparent technology landscape. Tools and solutions should ...
This IDC Perspective provides some quick insight on the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic is having and our suggestions on the best way to address this growing concern. Whether these items will need to be part of a larger business continuity ...
This IDC Market Perspective covers an approach to identify opportunities for your internal data and evolve them to become powerful assets that could be monetized. If your company operates a multitenant "as a service" platform or otherwise ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a high-level and very wide view of the transition to 5G occurring in the mobile network ecosystem and on the client side as a backdrop for the semiconductor opportunity in mobile networks. The changes ...
This IDC Market Note examines AT&T's quarterly and full-year results discussed in the company's 4Q19/FY19 earnings announcement on January 29, 2020. In this document, IDC analyzes AT&T's operating metrics and overall strategy in ...
This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for the solid state drive (SSD) market. This taxonomy provides a framework for the worldwide solid state drive market, and the definitions provided in this document represent ...
In acquiring Affirmed Networks, a poster child of the cloud-native telco infrastructure/network functions virtualization (NFV) trend in mobile networks, Microsoft is expanding its foothold in the communications service provider (comm. SP) ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides the biggest takeaways from the National Retail Federation Big Show 2020 (NRF 2020), according to IDC's Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce team. The top takeaways from the event included sustainability, ...
This IDC Survey summarizes findings from IDC's 3Q19 U.S. Gamer Survey as it relates to PC, game console, and smartphone/tablet gamers' use of four popular gameplay video and livestreaming apps or websites: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook ...
This IDC Market Note discusses recent announcements by various cable service providers in the United States. It summarizes IDC's opinion on market changes and dynamics that are impacting the multiplay bundling market across cable and telco ...