IDC Research Types
Lists the analyst members of a topical team. Outlines general areas of coverage and any specialties.
Provides brief overview coverage of what is happening in a market.
IDC MaturityScape Benchmark
- Financial announcements
- Product announcements
- Mergers and acquisitions or divestitures
- Response to news
Methods and Practices
Top 10 Predictions
IDC Survey Spotlight
Market Analysis Perspective
Customer Needs and Strategies
Focuses on the important decisions that business and IT professionals make every day.
Industry Developments and Models
Provides a study and interpretation of the results of a demand- or supply-side survey.
Vendor Needs and Strategies
This IDC Market Note discusses IBM's Talent and Transformation offering, provides a customer example, and gives IDC's point of view on talent transformation and IBM's offering.
This IDC Survey presentation examines trends in how European companies are approaching the cloud services market. Using survey data, it explores evolving customer expectations toward European managed cloud service providers. IDC's recommendations ...
This IDC Perspective discusses Microsoft's Office 365 data protection strategy. The adoption of SaaS applications, particularly Microsoft Office 365, is accelerating and its usage expands beyond Exchange to more services such as SharePoint, ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by the members of IDC's Global Print analyst team on key predictions emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic that will reshape the trajectory of this industry. Past perceptions of enterprise printing ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Device and Consumer Research Group Vice President, Tom Mainelli, on top predictions impacting IT buyers focused on new types of commercial endpoints. Join to learn how COVID-19 is accelerating ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by the IDC analysts Matt Arcaro and Jeffrey Hojlo, unveiling the top predictions impacting the digital transformation of the worldwide automotive and transportation industries over the next five ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Supply Chain team on key predictions that will impact business processes and technology adoption in both manufacturing and retail supply chains over the next five years. Senior line-of-business ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Services team on key predictions that will impact the services industry over the next five years. Senior line-of-business and IT leaders will learn how buyer requirements are ...
This IDC PeerScape examines three best practices for the leveraging of IT to support sustainability policies and goals related to gender equity and diversity in the workplace. It provides concrete examples that should help CIOs identify ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the Oracle cloud implementation services ecosystem through the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that explain success in the ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight presents results from IDC's Impact of Training on SAP Solution Deployment Survey, February 2018. In a survey that covered more than 950 organizations that had deployed more than 4,600 modules, we found that ...
This IDC Survey Spotlights analyzes data from IDC's IT and Operational Technology (OT) Convergence Survey, 2020. It examines European utilities' expectations around OT data growth and the evolving practices around OT data storage ...
Cognizant Technologies held its Cognizant Analyst & Advisor Summit 2020, its first virtual global summit, from September 30, 2020 to October 8, 2020. As part of the summit, the CEO of Cognizant Technologies, Brian Humphries, and his ...
This IDC Survey examines the IDC Energy Insights Utilities Consumer Survey with specific regard to customer experience (convenience, value for money, and personalization), the customer journey, and customers' appetite for new energy ...
This IDC Survey focuses on key buyer behavior data points to give vendors a quick look at blockchain market indicators such as:
- Blockchain spending trends
- Blockchain-related initiatives or project cost
- Blockchain ...
This IDC Perspective outlines what device as a service (DaaS) means. It discusses two case studies that highlight the driving and inhibiting factors on whether now is the right time for wearables to be embraced under the DaaS model.
"While a lot of financial institutions are implementing ecosystem and context strategies, they tend to neglect influence strategies because of their short-term business focus. However, as competition is fierce even among other industries, ...
This IDC Market Perspective examines four key AI use case areas that together are creating the AI-powered contact center. It details the value impact of the main applications that fit into each use case and identifies the AI technology tools ...
This IDC Market Perspective explores the role enterprise applications play in the shift from business continuity and crises mode to business resiliency, growth and, eventually, the future digital enterprise. In IDC's latest Worldwide ...