IDC Research Types
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This IDC Perspective explores ways to measure the work of external digital transformation (DX) providers that offer digital products, services, and integration to government. These providers will be critical to digital transformation success, ...
This IDC Market Perspective highlights key trends in government IT in the United States and EMEA, focusing on how agencies feel about the success and costs of their ongoing DX efforts. It's clear that government agencies are still struggling ...
This IDC Market Perspective describes the market need for a mobility management service offering called mobile device as a service (MDaaS). This document discusses how some enterprise mobility management services market solutions are evolving ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Toshiba's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Toshiba's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of how ...
This IDC Market Note analyzes Microsoft Envision | The Tour event, which included a closed analyst session, held in Paris on November 14, 2019. During this meeting, key executives from Microsoft defined the company's strategy and approach ...
This IDC Perspective shares the highlights of interviews with two large public companies that have completed their FASB compliance process. IDC's goal is to highlight lessons learned and keys to success as an educational tool that will benefit ...
This IDC Perspective reviews the unique cybersecurity challenges related to cloud computing and discusses tools and strategies to protect data and enterprise resources from malware, hackers, and other threats based on insights gained from ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the vital importance of working with program line-of-business executives on government IT organizational transformation. It discusses considerations and obstacles specific to program executives and lays out ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Xerox's recent briefing with IDC on the firm's print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Xerox's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of ...
This IDC Market Note analyzes Rackspace and discusses its portfolio, strategy, and company vision, as well as its EMEA expansion. Rackspace recently disclosed updates on its portfolio and go-to-market strategies. This document also discusses ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the 2019 Workday Rising event in Milan on November 13 and 14, 2019. The event was the largest to date, hosting 3,000 attendees — including customers and partners — as the vendor positions itself to become the ...
This IDC Market Note provides a progress report on automation and process digitalization in East Africa. It examines market dynamics and the impact these technologies are having on the journey to a digital economy. Automation and process ...
This IDC Perspective offers areas of consideration for finance blockchain use cases, third-party service investments, and blockchain platforms and discusses challenges that could create barriers to adoption.
"Buyers should look to ...
This IDC Market Perspective is the first of two near-term documents on the emerging cloud-stream gaming (CSG) market. This document primarily focuses on the four major international CSG providers that are directly offering services today ...
This IDC Perspective outlines the benefits and challenges that enterprises face when implementing a smart assistant solution and the key factors to consider before deploying smart assistant devices in the workplace.
"Smart assistants ...
This IDC Market Perspective focuses on the important practices that have been adopted by organizations that have demonstrated their ability to accelerate software delivery.
"The notion of 'high velocity' software organizations refers ...
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of Dell EMC's newest converged infrastructure offering, Dell EMC PowerOne, which was announced at the 2019 Dell Technologies Summit.
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of the state of front-end interfaces for operations workers and guidance for operations and IT executives on how to evaluate augmented reality as an emerging technology and strategic priority.
This IDC Perspective presents agile software licensing strategies for changing market dynamics. The cloud has not only changed the way software applications are delivered, it is also changing how they are sourced and procured. Cloud-based ...
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of Red Hat OpenShift 4.2 platform released on October 26, 2019.
Red Hat OpenShift 4.2's release of a bevy of developer-focused enhancements consolidate Red Hat's positioning as a market leader ...