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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 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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 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 reports the market share for network security vendors in 2019 and examines the factors that influenced market adoption.
According to Christopher Rodriguez, research manager for Network Security Products and Strategies ...
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 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 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 ...
On May 27, 2020, HP Inc. (HPQ) delivered its FY20Q2 earnings release, citing pandemic-driven macroeconomic and supply chain disruptions for its 11% drop in revenue to $12.5B.
Personal Systems accounted for $8.3B in revenue, down 7% ...
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 ...
This IDC study provides data from 2015 to 2024 for selected mobile phone semiconductors along with analysis and commentary.
"With a 17.5% CAGR driven by the shift to 5G phones, RF components continue to outpace the broader mobile phone ...
This IDC study provides the top vendor rankings for the worldwide mobile phone semiconductor market for 2019, with comparisons to 2018 and 2017, and the top vendor rankings for various semiconductor types.
"Qualcomm is still on top ...
This IDC study covers the worldwide SD-WAN managed services market.
"We are living through unprecedent times that require enterprises to accelerate the move to an online digital business and support massive growth of remote workers," ...
This IDC study provides an overview of the infrastructure market based on specifications that are part of the Open Compute Project. This includes OCP Accepted and OCP Inspired hardware.
"IDC projects massive growth in data generated, ...
This IDC study presents IDC Canada's five-year forecasts for communications services spending by market and customer segments, company size, industry sector, and region for 2020–2024 based on the annual update of IDC Canada's custom Communications ...
Over the past decade, the Open Compute Project (OCP), modeled after open source software communities, has built up an ecosystem of open datacenter solutions and a community of providers that are poised to impact the infrastructure market ...
This IDC study provides LFP data collected directly from vendors, which forms the basis for this study's 2019 market sizing and 2020-2024 forecast.
"This is an extremely challenging time for the large format market in North America," ...