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 study provides an assessment of prominent integrated workplace management system (IWMS) vendors and discusses what criteria are most important for companies to consider when selecting an IWMS software solution.
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of the current IoT analytics landscape, which increasingly requires analytic functionality to be deployed both at the edge and in the cloud. The document provides information on common challenges ...
This IDC PeerScape highlights several examples of banks with specific risk or compliance challenges and the actions each took to overcome it.
"Financial institutions cannot adequately transform themselves without appropriate digital ...
This IDC PeerScape describes three best practices for deploying cloud business analytics: assemble the right expertise to help you plan and execute your deployment, spend time upfront on data intelligence to deliver trusted and actionable ...
This IDC Perspective focuses on the enterprise shift to digital product development. It is designed to help IT and line-of-business executives understand the additional considerations that digitally enabling products and services entail. ...
This IDC Perspective is an introduction to design thinking, a design process that is a widely and successfully used outside of IT. It is intended for CIOs who are looking for tools to help improve chances for success with the ...
This IDC Perspective summarizes topics discussed at the eighth IDC European Utilities Executive Summit, hosted virtually by IDC Energy Insights, on October 19 and 20, 2020. The main theme of the summit was "The Race to the Future Utility ...
This IDC PlanScape discusses a new approach to IT infrastructure cost management, which has become an urgent imperative for enterprises seeking to thrive and adapt in a post-COVID-19 global environment. A few Global 2000 IT organizations ...
IDC Innovators are emerging vendors with revenue <$100 million that have demonstrated either a groundbreaking business model or an innovative new technology — or both. This IDC Innovators study profiles four vendors in artificial intelligence ...
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 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.
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 ...
"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 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 Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC analysts Arnal Dayaratna, Jim Mercer, and Al Gillen on the key developments that will impact the world of developers and application development over the next one to five years. Senior ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Mining team on changes in the digitalization of the operational landscape over the next five years. Top-tier mining executives will gain insights with guidance on the impact and adoption ...
This IDC study evaluates the population health analytics vendor market. The market remains stable as clients demand and vendors deliver the functionality to ingest the growing number of new data types and sources such as SDoH. Other advancements ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Education team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the worldwide education industry over the next one to five years. Senior IT leaders and ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Enterprise Applications team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the worldwide enterprise applications market over the next one to five years. ...