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The Microsoft Ignite conference brought over 26,000 developers, executives, and other IT professionals to hear a significant array of announcements focused in productivity, knowledge, workflow, security, compliance, and management. Productivity, ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights results from a key question, "In what ways are you using your connected consumer devices." This IDC Survey Spotlight interprets and provides contexts for the key technologies and regions to watch for ...
Seismic has acquired Percolate for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition provides San Diego–based Seismic with stronger marketing software assets that Percolate describes as "the leading content marketing platform for the enterprise." Combining ...
This IDC Survey provides an overview of the results from a U.S. survey of enterprises involving their use of managed services for workplace technologies. The survey involved 400 respondents from U.S. firms with 1,000+ employees. This survey ...
This IDC Market Forecast provides an update on the emerging landscape for 5G service launches across the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) region, including projections for 5G in South Korea, Australia, China, India, and the full gamut ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Gerry Murray on several key issues facing chief marketing officers (CMOs) that will impact the operational and technology decisions that CMOs will need to make over the next one to five ...
This IDC Market Perspective points out the operational disruption that 5G will cause once the realm of backend infrastructure spending has matured in the high-tech service provider sector.
"To have an early-mover advantage, technology ...
This IDC Market Perspective links the supply of industry clouds to customer demand. Through the industries of financial services, utilities, manufacturing, government, and healthcare, the top 30 demanded IC needs are matched to 50 of the ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective gives a high-level overview of key industry and technology trends, competitive landscape, IT spending forecasts, and business priorities for the Canadian banking sector.
"The Canadian banking industry ...
This IDC study provides a view of worldwide SD-WAN infrastructure market shares by vendor, covering both hardware revenue and software revenue.
"Enterprises are continuing to invest in SD-WAN technology, driven by myriad factors. Organizations ...
In a press release published on November 1, Google and Fitbit jointly announced that Google would acquire Fitbit for $2.1 billion. The move builds on both companies' respective strengths to improve their current standings in the wearables ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the factors that cause buyers to select one digital commerce software application over another. The data shown in this study comes from IDC's 2019 SaaSPath Survey, which surveyed ...
On October 30, 2019, Apple announced its calendar 3Q19 earnings results, including:
- Total revenue of $64.0 billion, up 1.8%
- iPhone revenue of $33.4 billion, down 9.2%.
- Mac revenue of $7.0 billion, down 4.7%
- iPad ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines types of artificial Intelligence applications being developed by traditional and cloud-native enterprises across all industries in the United States and with 500+ employees. It also investigates if an organization ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of the commercial docking station market in Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ). This includes the market size and bundling rate and attach rate with commercial notebooks. This document ...
This IDC Government Insights Perspective presents Smart City developments in Europe during July–September 2019. It covers major ICT contracts, projects, pilots, product announcements, and business activities. The document organizes European ...
This IDC study provides our top 10 predictions for the worldwide next-generation automotive market. These predictions reflect IDC's vision for the 10 most important trends in this market over the next 60 months (through 2025). Technology ...
This IDC study discusses the worldwide blockchain top 10 predictions for 2020.
"Blockchain has been attracting all types of attention in the past few years," said James Wester, research director, Worldwide Blockchain Strategies at ...
This IDC study focuses on intelligent enterprise applications and ERP and its use within enterprises worldwide.
"Competitive differentiation requires digital transformation initiatives and modernized and innovative technology. Intelligent ...
This IDC study explores the impact that technology will have on customer experience.
According to Alan Webber, program vice president for Customer Experience at IDC, "The customer experience space is in a period of significant shift ...
This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 predictions for payment strategies for 2020 and beyond.
According to Rivka Gewirtz Little, research director, Worldwide Payment Strategies, "Payment modernization goes beyond speed and will be defined ...
This Market Perspective examines some of the similarities and mutualistic benefits resulting from the intertwined developments in the areas of commercial robotics and autonomous vehicles (AVs). In this way, members of each participant ecosystem ...