IDC Research Types
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IDC Survey Spotlight
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Customer Needs and Strategies
Focuses on the important decisions that business and IT professionals make every day.
Industry Developments and Models
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Vendor Needs and Strategies
This IDC Special Study presents IDC's Enterprise Infrastructure Market Pulse: Vendor View, which is designed to provide clients with a demand-side view on IT infrastructure spending sentiments in the early stages of each calendar quarter. ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the artificial intelligence (AI) services market through the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that explain success in the ...
This IDC Market Glance provides a snapshot of the current intelligent urban transportation landscape globally, including the definitions of the major segments of the market, the structure of the market, and the vendors participating in each ...
This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the current infrastructure systems, platforms, and technologies landscape; describes the structure and segments of the market; and illustrates the vendors participating in each segment.
This IDC Market Glance provides a view of the current makeup of the big data and analytic (BDA) tools market landscape. This presentation covers three subsegments of the BDA tools market: business intelligence and analytic tools, analytic ...
This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the current infrastructure for AI applications and workloads landscape, describes the structure and segments of the market, and illustrates the vendors participating in each segment.
This IDC MarketScape assesses the capabilities and strategies of several key enterprise software vendors in serving the specific needs of retail companies worldwide across industry segments (food and non-food retail). Vendors are evaluated ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of providers offering enterprise mobile application development and testing (DevOps) services through the IDC MarketScape model. The assessment reviews both quantitative and qualitative characteristics ...
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Fast-Moving Consumer Goods Retail 2018 Vendor Assessment
This IDC study evaluates point-of-sale (POS) software vendors offering solutions into the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) retail sector. For purposes of this IDC MarketScape, IDC defines FMCG as including grocery, drugstore, convenience ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) provides an overview of the market dynamics, trends, drivers, and challenges in the systems and data management services market. The MAP provides guidance for both enterprises and vendors as well ...
This IDC Perspective looks into the ruggedized devices market in Western Europe. The number of mobile workers has been increasing over the past few years. Enterprises are prioritizing spending on mobile devices for non-office-based workers. ...
This IDC Perspective represents CFOs' points of view that digital talent identification, recruitment, and hiring require a fresh talent acquisition approach — starting with how to define the digital skills needed, defining the organization ...
Using the IDC MarketScape model, IDC studied 17 organizations in 2017–2018 that offer threat lifecycle services in Asia/Pacific; of the participating companies, most already deliver services worldwide. The assessment reviews the organizations ...
This IDC study presents through the IDC MarketScape model a vendor assessment of providers offering managed security services. The assessment reviews against a large set of parameters, such as comprehensiveness of service offerings, portfolio ...
This IDC Market Note includes news about printer vendors that occurred in April and May 2018.
This IDC TechBrief describes visibility platforms for experiential retail. Visibility is being enabled in experiential retail to connect the dots between people and things, infusing retail processes and assets with intelligence that ultimately ...
This IDC Perspective provides a vertical view of the IoT platforms and solutions market.
"Increasingly, IDC sees IoT buyers looking to partner with IoT technology providers that have a strong understanding of their industry and can ...
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Retail Department Stores 2018 Vendor Assessment
This IDC study evaluates point-of-sale (POS) software vendors in the department store retail sector. The document examines how point-of-sale software vendors are developing their solutions to respond to the increasing omni-channel commerce ...
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Point-of-Sale Software in Large Enterprise Retail Apparel and Softlines 2017 Vendor Assessment
This IDC study evaluates point-of-sale (POS) software vendors offering their solutions to large enterprise retail apparel and softlines retailers. The research examines how point-of-sale vendors are developing their solutions to respond ...
IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan) Digital Workplace Services 2017 Vendor Assessment
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of ITSPs participating in the digital workplace services (DWS) market with specific offerings and capabilities in the segment. This assessment discusses both quantitative ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of infrastructure as a service through the IDC MarketScape model. The ramp up of public cloud adoption by enterprises, accompanied by steady investment in expansion of cloud services by the market ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the Microsoft implementation services ecosystem through the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that explain success in the ecosystem. ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the current worldwide IoT platforms market through the IDC MarketScape model. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the characteristics that explain a vendor's success ...
This IDC Presentation provides some key insights on the current internet of things (IoT) adoption rates, the key motivations, challenges, allocated budgets, digital transformation initiatives, security needs, and a general view of the key ...