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This IDC PeerScape explores a critical component of building a DX learning strategy: guiding principles of effective learning strategy. While the operating model, content, technology, and measurement practices are obviously important, the ...
This IDC PlanScape discusses the constructive role that an emerging technologies team can play in software asset management (SAM). The emerging technologies team delivers capabilities that augment and enhance software asset management, turning ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of strategic consultant and systems integrator vendors participating in the North American 2020 DERMS market. This IDC MarketScape is an evaluation based on a comprehensive ...
This IDC PlanScape provides insight into how an IT security program can be more effectively managed by better aligning the IT security services into functional activities supported by people, processes, and technology and applying activity-based ...
This IDC PlanScape addresses the need to assess retail infrastructure as a foundation for digital transformation (DX).
"Retailers are trying to make sense of their infrastructure needs to ensure that they have a sound foundation for ...
This IDC study describes the organizational characteristics at five levels of artificial intelligence maturity, from a completely ad hoc approach with limited awareness to one in which artificial intelligence innovation strategy is woven ...
"With the high costs of transportation and the uncertainty in the global economy, closing the gap between visibility and action when it comes to managing and optimizing the complex layers of movement of goods enables companies to get product ...
This IDC study provides an assessment of the principal customer communications management applications and presents the criteria most important for companies to consider when selecting a customer communications software solution. This assessment ...
This IDC MarketScape assesses the main EHR solutions currently available in the European market that enable healthcare providers to integrate and aggregate data from different sources to cover the entire patient journey and deliver personalized ...
This IDC PeerScape covers three common challenges that we heard from customers that have implemented price optimization applications and best practices on how they addressed the challenges.
"During the customer research for the two ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the 2020 worldwide business and industrial IoT engineering and managed services market through the IDC MarketScape model. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the ...
This IDC MarketScape presents a 2019/2020 assessment of eight vendor companies providing trade finance solutions to the corporate banking sector. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the characteristics that explain ...
This IDC PeerScape explores the success of two organizations that are creating ongoing competitive advantage through the use of advanced data platforms and systematic, strategic exploitation of data. This document describes these companies' ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape vendor assessment methodology to evaluate vendors in the evolving IT service management market. These vendors have made the transition from providing simple ticketing systems suitable for incident ...
This IDC study discusses the use of intelligence to manage the balance between structured work and emergent work. As the industry moves into the second chapter of the 3rd Platform, the balance of what enterprises considered to be work is ...
"Manufacturers are constantly seeking ways to develop new products more rapidly and to shorten time to market, thus improving the customer value proposition. Collaborative platforms, IoT-based data, digital twins, and connected enterprise ...
This IDC PlanScape provides an in-depth look at the impact of 5G and V2X on transportation (e.g., automotive and Smart City) communications. This includes looking at deployment timelines, differences in protocols, the need for V2X with 5G, ...
This IDC study highlights the results of IDC's 2019 United States Service Parts Management in Manufacturing MaturityScape Benchmark Survey and is a supplement to IDC MaturityScape: Service Parts Management ...
This IDC study considers the technologies that make PaaS viable and consumable and attractive for customers today that are deploying modern, cloud-native applications.
"Platform as a service is evolving in a number of ways to embrace ...
This IDC study is an assessment of worldwide vendors that provide an integrated payments platform solution. For the purposes of this study, IDC Financial Insights defines an integrated payments platform, sometimes referred to as a payment ...
This IDC study considers an emerging kind of architecture and product suite for payers, the data platform.
The study discusses the data platform's potential impact on the enterprise, which provides a clearinghouse capability for defining, ...
This IDC MaturityScape is a tool that helps manufacturers and ecosystem participants to:
- Assess their current maturity level of business ecosystem strategies
- Foster a dialog among business and technology executives on ...
This IDC document provides a view of the top 10 predictions for mobility and telecommunications business transformation in Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ). It provides Asia/Pacific CIOs with an understanding of the internal/external ...
This IDC FutureScape presents IDC Financial Insights’ view of the top 10 predictions for financial services in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) region in 2020. Each of the top 10 predictions are discussed from the perspective of ...