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 Market Note collates inputs from IDC analysts regarding Microsoft's announcements at its recently held event in ExCel London on October 1 and 2, 2019. At the event, Microsoft not only demonstrated that its innovations are closely ...
This IDC Perspective describes common concerns CIOs express as they contemplate making the move from traditional on-prem IT architectures to cloud computing models. The document shows that these concerns are generally offset by the benefits ...
This IDC Market Note examines the RingCentral/Avaya strategic partnership announced on October 3, 2019, and evaluates the benefits and challenges of the partnership for Avaya, RingCentral, and Avaya's channel partners.
This IDC Market Note collates input from IDC analysts from the Enterprise Communications, Networking, and Infrastructure Services teams to provide our view on how NTT Ltd. is planning to execute its growth strategy in its core areas. NTT ...
This IDC Vendor Profile examines Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA), a global player in the worldwide unified communications and collaboration market, with a focus on Avaya cloud offerings. Data and information for this profile has been gleaned ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the role of social media, communities, and collaboration in the rise of the social enterprise and provides recommendations for enterprises seeking to become a social enterprise. Social media, communities, and ...
This IDC Perspective provides Microsoft information and IDC's view on the retirement date for Microsoft Skype for Business Online, as well as the impending migration of those users to the next-gen Microsoft Teams solution.
"Not much ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides highlights from the Orange Business Services Analyst Days that took place on July 9 and 10, 2019, in Paris, France. It summarizes strategy updates provided by Orange Business Services executives and provides ...
On July 1, NTT launched NTT Ltd, a London-headquartered multinational technology services provider with a staff of 40,000 across 57 countries and estimated US$11 billion revenue. This Market Note provides IDC's point of view on the recent ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides highlights from the annual Telefónica Analyst Day that took place on June 11-12, 2019, in Madrid, Spain. This document provides IDC's views from an EMEA telecommunications and networking perspective, ...
Late last year we identified the need for telcos to undertake a comprehensive transformation — a revolution — in how they organize their internal operations. Earlier this year, we forecast that the pace of this revolution in telco operations ...
Experience Avaya 2019 Asia/Pacific event, held on April 24 in Singapore, announced key information such as Avaya's strategy and its latest technology vision including new products and solutions. IDC Financial Insights also presented several ...
This IDC Market Note analyzes the background and impact of Telenor's acquisition of 54% of Finnish operator DNA Oyj.
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of CenturyLink's operations and strategy in the Asia/Pacific (APAC) region. Some of the themes covered in the discussion include CenturyLink's internal transformation and acquisition activities towards ...
This IDC Market Perspective updates IDC Canada's previous analysis of Canadian telecommunications service providers' 2018 capital expenditure forecasts. Communications providers are facing a transition to become service providers of the ...
This IDC Perspective discusses telcos' perspective of business support systems (BSS). The modernization of BSS is essential for the success of any DX program within a telco. This report summarizes the drivers for change in BSS and discusses ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides predictions for the top 10 trends impacting the enterprise networking and communications market in 2019.
"The rise and mainstream adoption of 3rd Platform technologies — including cloud computing, ...