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This IDC Survey Spotlight focuses on actual 2020 organizational spend on collaboration platforms such as Slack and Microsoft Teams, and what 2021 spending is going to look like. Collaboration application growth has been significant in 2020, ...
This IDC Market Presentation was delivered as part of a public Zoom webinar on September 9, 2020. It covers the topic of supporting open source software that developers use today and the implications of not being part of the larger open ...
This IDC Survey presents key findings on some key sentiment by U.S. bank and credit union customers when it comes to their interaction using contact centers and chat tools before, during, and anticipate post-COVID-19. The data is from the ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight provides results and analyses from a survey of technology influencers from U.S. organizations with 100+ employees. The respondents were senior decision makers who have knowledge of and were responsible for their ...
Open source software (OSS) adoption among Indian organizations has come a long way ever since this was first introduced in the 1990s. However, there are still lingering concerns that have stalled the enterprisewide adoption of OSS in the ...
The IDC Presentation examines the impact of COVID-19 on European unified communications and collaboration (EUCC). The presentation breaks down the impact in the near as well as medium and long term to reflect market dynamics in the post-pandemic ...
This IDC Survey discusses the impact of COVID-19 on collaboration spending. COVID-19 is accelerating the need for remote enterprise collaboration and conferencing solutions as many workers find themselves working from home for the first ...
This IDC Market Glance provides a glance at social media and messaging applications, currently the "go-to channel" for digital-first people. Now nearly ubiquitous in North America, social media technologies are fast becoming what the telephone ...
This IDC Survey document presents key findings on the 3rd Platform and innovation accelerator adoption trends of European educational organizations. The report, derived from IDC's European Tech and Industry Pulse Survey 2019–2020, ...
This IDC Market Presentation discusses the enterprise infrastructure and communications markets in Europe. It looks at businesses' needs around communications and collaboration, networks, and mobility, encompassing network services, equipment, ...
This IDC Market Presentation presents an overview of the repatriation patterns of enterprise workloads, from public cloud infrastructure to on-premises infrastructure. These characteristics were gathered as part of IDC's Public Cloud ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights responses from companies participating in the 2019 IDC Collaboration Study: The Collaborative Workforce. Who actively collaborates at work? The traditional 80:20 rule suggests that only 20% of ...
This IDC Survey provides insights into U.S. enterprise adoption of communications platform as a service (CPaaS). IDC surveyed about 800 United States–based decision makers responsible for network/strategy and operations about their organization's ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective explores the market leaders in the collaboration functional markets: team collaborative applications, conferencing, enterprise social networks (or enterprise communities), and email. This document also ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) presents the worldwide digital transformation professional services market. Some form of this presentation was delivered to clients throughout various dates in 2019. The presentation was designed ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) considers the open source ecosystem market view, provides data on acceptance of open source software, and offers insight into where open source development and adoption will go in the future.
This IDC Survey looks at the technology investment priorities that utilities across Asia/Pacific have. In most countries in Asia characterised by government ownership, regulation, and integrated operators across the value chain, the level ...
This IDC Survey provides technology leaders and technology vendors with current insights into the use of collaboration applications and the purchasing processes in the collaboration applications market.
For years, the mobile consumer ...