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This IDC Market Note provides an Australia and New Zealand perspective of the announcements made during the Unisys Global Analyst and Advisor Conference, held last November 11—12, 2019 in New York City.
"CSPs have a major stake in the outcome of edge computing. Having lost out on the cloud computing wave to web-scale players, such as Amazon, Microsoft, and Google, CSPs have either sold their datacenter assets to cloud providers or drastically ...
Installment-based microfinancing schemes have become widely available in the emerging markets in Asia countries, where consumer incomes are low and telco subsidies are almost non-existent or have low traction. Such schemes led to the expansion ...
This IDC Government Insights Perspective outlines the different Smart City initiatives and solutions implemented in Malaysia. Each Smart City solution addresses different challenges brought about by rapid urbanization. The key decision makers ...
This IDC Market Note presents key insights gained recently about Sierra Wireless’s strategy, positioning, and portfolio in the Internet of Things (IoT) market. These insights are derived from presentations by Sierra Wireless executives — ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a preliminary unit shipment range for worldwide hard disk drive (HDD) units by HDD drive class and estimated supplier market share for 4Q19.
"HDD demand from cloud service providers and stronger ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of the gaming market in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa. It discusses macro- and micro-level market drivers, key market developments, and the industry's likely evolution in the region ...
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of the recent electric vehicle (EV) market evolution from the point of view of utilities. Focusing on battery EVs (BEVs), this document identifies three main domains promising growth for utilities: ...
To engage with the future customer successfully will require organizations to provide empathy at scale. The use of digital technologies has changed consumer behaviors and their expectations about how organizations should interact with them. ...
This IDC study discusses how technologies in the AI family have or will become a catalyst to make the future workspace more secure, flexible, collaborative, and productive. According to Jessie Cai Danqing, senior analyst in Big Data & ...
The Market Note reviews the AWS re:Invent Summit held on December 2019. It witnessed over 65,000 attendees across customers, analysts, partners, and employees. The event highlighted AWS' work in providing machine learning in the hands of ...
This IDC Perspective demonstrates that despite the perception that IoT solutions are often complex and difficult to implement, organizations such as Rolls-Royce Power Systems have already deployed low-cost, simple, and easy-to-implement ...
This IDC Market Perspective highlights key insights shared at the December 12, 2019, Strategic Alliances and Ecosystems Leadership Council. The council continued to focus on critical topics that would assist senior alliance leaders in creating ...
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of NTT Czech Republic's concept of the intelligent workplace. The paper discusses NTT's go-to-market strategy, the solutions and services the company offers to transform the traditional workplace, ...
This IDC Perspective discusses what sports can teach business about using data and analytics. The marketplace is in the midst of a shift from gut and judgement to insight and facts, and sports is no different than any other industry. And, ...
This IDC Perspective evaluates the ongoing shift amongst software-as-a-service (SaaS) providers toward customer success methodologies in both intent and strategy. Customer success focuses on helping customers achieve specific outcomes that ...
This IDC Market Note presents eight significant trends that IDC has identified as critical aspects of the AI technology market in Europe in 2020.
This IDC Perspective addresses the role of friction in building business opportunity; how retailers, such as Stitch Fix and Kohl's, are using friction to their advantage; and how it is important to rethink the role of friction across the ...
This market note covers the Fuji Xerox (FX) and CSG Limited press release on the proposed acquisition of CSG Limited by FX.