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EMEA Edge and Core Internet-of-Things Infrastructure Forecast, 2019-2023: Edge Revolution Driven by Low-Latency Use Cases and Maturing Technology
This IDC Market Forecast study examines the EMEA IoT infrastructure market for 2018–2023.
"The edge computing ecosystem is quickly developing, and IoT is one of the primary drivers of this evolution," said Gabriele Roberti, European ...
Canadian IT and Business Services Market Shares, 2018: The Professional Services Sector Shines
This IDC study reviews the top IT service providers in Canada. Market share is derived from information collected from IT and business services providers as well as additional IDC primary research and information presented in the public ...
This IDC MarketScape assesses providers offering managed cloud services through the IDC MarketScape model. The assessment reviews quantitative and qualitative characteristics that define current market demands and expected buyer needs for ...
This IDC Perspective provides feedback from Fortune 2000 organizations on the key lessons learned through transforming their application delivery models to DevOps. Throughout 2018, IDC conducted nearly three dozen in-depth telephone interviews ...
This IDC study details the solid growth seen in the Czech security solutions market in 2018, which was driven by the continued expansion of security services — particularly managed security services and cloud security solutions. The study ...
What Are the Business Priorities for Buyers of Business Consulting Services in Each Industry?
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the business priorities of buyers of business consulting services across 15 industries. Data comes from IDC's Business Consulting Client Value Survey, 2018.
IDC European Infrastructure Trends: 10 Tectonic Shifts in European Infrastructure for 2019 and Beyond
This IDC Presentation provides an overview of the tectonic shifts changing the landscape of enterprise infrastructure buying behavior. It provides context on current and future market trends in the European marketplace by defining and explaining ...
This IDC Market Forecast study provides an examination of the Russian hyperconverged systems market from 2018 to 2023. It includes a summary of the general market dynamics, together with an overview of the vendor landscape.
"With growing ...
What Percentage of Tech Buyers Believe Robots or Drones Will Have a Big Impact in the Future?
This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights the results from a key question in IDC's Industry IT and Communications Survey: "Which technologies do you believe will have the most impact on your business over the next five years?" This IDC ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) presents the worldwide security services market. This MAP is designed to provide clients the opportunity to engage with IDC's security services analysts on key issues impacting the current security ...
This IDC PeerScape focuses on the strategy and organizational components of the IT/OT convergence and discusses the following best practices:
- Define an IT/OT strategy and organization that drives business outcomes.
- Create ...
2019 Update: How Are Life Science Companies Using Big Data and Analytics Within Their Organizations?
This IDC Survey Spotlight looks at pharmaceutical industry sentiment and spending on big data and analytics initiatives — including discussion of key drivers influencing investment and expectations for the future.
This Survey Spotlight ...
2019 Update: How Are Life Science Companies Considering the Use of Artificial Intelligence Within Their Organizations?
This IDC Survey Spotlight looks at life science industry sentiment and spending on artificial intelligence initiatives — including discussion of key drivers influencing investment and expectations for the future.
This Survey Spotlight ...
This IDC study presents the IT services industry in Austria in 2018 and forecasts expenditure on IT services through 2023. The study contains market size and distribution by foundation market and vertical market. The study also presents ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses IDC's mid-September 2019 visit to PwC's experience center in Gurgaon, near the Indian capital of New Delhi. This visit included talking to PwC clients and to executives of the firm, such as senior partners ...
This Market Note captures the key highlights from Cognizant Advisory summit held in Singapore on August 29 and 30, 2019. It also includes analyst opinion and customer references that strengthen Cognizant's position as a leading player in ...
This IDC Technology Segment study divides Poland's IT security market into three submarkets: appliances, software, and services. It presents forecasts for each segment for 2019–2023, based on 2018 vendor revenues. It includes profiles of ...
Blockchain Spending Quick Look: U.S. Buyer Behavior by Industry, Company Size, and LOB Versus IT — 2019 Update
This IDC Survey focuses on key buyer behavior data points to give vendors a quick look at blockchain market indicators such as:
- Blockchain spending trends
- Blockchain-related initiatives or project cost
- Blockchain ...