IDC Research Types
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Vendor Needs and Strategies
The 2020 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) provided a sneak peek into what to expect from the wearables market this year, with several newsworthy trends appearing: the continued rise of hearables, Wear OS gaining partners and new devices, ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape vendor assessment model to evaluate the agile project and portfolio management (agile PPM) market. This research enables analysis of quantitative and qualitative characteristics to provide metrics ...
This IDC study provides details of IDC's Worldwide Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) Spending Guide taxonomy. It should be used as a companion piece for the spending forecast. Technology suppliers can use this forecast structure ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of SD-WAN and SD-WAN managed services in Asia/Pacific through a survey of the needs of technology buyers. The SD-WAN ecosystem is quite complex with significant differentiation existing between ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight illustrates how finance executives view their organizations in comparison to worldwide peers in the adoption of new technologies for their finance business process operations. The data depicts whether executives ...
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 study presents the worldwide wearable computing device forecast for 2020–2024.
"Hearables will drive the market forward in 2020 and in the years that follow, as earwear transitions from simple audio only to audio and plus-one ...
This IDC Survey helps IT suppliers to better position themselves as strategic partners for European enterprises pursuing digital transformation (DX).
Using survey data from 400 enterprises in major European markets, it reveals where ...
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 Presentation discusses the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) regionalization of IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Cloud 2020 Predictions (IDC #US44640719, ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation explores both the impact of regional trends and the demographics of the manufacturing workforce in the Asia/Pacific (AP) region. Manufacturers experience stress because of existing skills deficits and the ...
This IDC Market Forecast analyzes the EMEA datacenter networking market from 2016 through to 2023. It covers manufacturer revenue for Ethernet switches (Layer 2–3), application delivery controllers (i.e., Layer 4–7 switches), ADCaaS, WAN ...
This IDC study presents the top 106 IT services providers in the UAE, including their market shares, based on their respective performances in 2018. Furthermore, it examines the performances of the top 5 IT services providers in the UAE. ...
This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the current market for worldwide IoT applications platforms for Smart Cities. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the vendors based on a comprehensive set of parameters ...
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 IDC Market Presentation discusses how channel partners business model changes are impacting their relationships with their vendors, shifting the balance of power toward the partner. To meet the needs of customers in the digital economy, ...
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 Survey analyzes 33 interviews with airlines (16 respondents), railways (four respondents), urban transit (11 respondents), and water transport (two respondents) to investigate the maturity, road maps, and investments of European ...
This IDC Market Presentation highlights the latest IDC Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker results for the Western Europe wearables market. In this tracker, IDC follows more than 80 wearables makers in 16 countries, providing detailed shipment ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation highlights IDC's top 10 developer- and DevOps-related predictions for the next five years in Europe.
"The need to successfully navigate software-led customer demand and highly elastic competitive market ...
This IDC Survey analyzes 33 interviews with airlines (16 respondents), railways (4 respondents), urban transit (11 respondents), and water transport (2 respondents) to investigate purchasing patterns in terms of priorities driving IT investment, ...
Accenture announced, on January 7, 2020, the acquisition of Symantec's Cyber Security Services (CSS) business from Broadcom, further strengthening Accenture's security strategy to become a market leader in the managed security services (MSS) ...