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 document reviews Cisco Partner Summit 2019, held November 4-6, 2019, in Las Vegas. The focus of this IDC Link will be on network life-cycle services and the interplay between Cisco and other providers of these services. (Please see ...
This IDC PlanScape lays out a basic framework for insurance organizations to create a strategy toward efficient and comprehensive omni-experience engagement in insurance.
"Insurance organizations must build a robust omni-experience ...
This IDC PeerScape discusses asset performance management for oil and gas companies. It outlines a number of best practices in the APM space, ranked by technology and execution complexity.
"O&G players deal with asset-intensive ...
This Tech Buyer Presentation draws insights from IDC's CloudPath Survey and IDC Retail Insights' ongoing research with retail vendors, users, and service providers to understand the cloud trends impacting the retail industry ...
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 report is part of the continuing coverage of provider selection in Digital Transformation Strategy and Consulting Services in the Asia/Pacific region. This IDC Perspective offers a look at how business objectives translate into expectations ...
This IDC PeerScape discusses strategies from organizations that have undergone a shift to participate in industry clouds. Readers will learn how to overcome some challenges that are similar to traditional cloud adoption and other challenges ...
Wolters Kluwer ELM Solutions announced revolutionary spend management capabilities that leverage AI to provide data-driven insights. Wolters Kluwer is poised to further dominate the ELM space with this unique capability.
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides an overview of the worldwide telecommunications service provider industry for the half-year period ending June 2019. It also showcases the recent trends in various areas such as revenue, revenue ...
This IDC Perspective discusses SAP's leadership change and its impact on both SAP customers and the enterprise software market. Bill McDermott had a very successful tenure as CEO, but the timing is good for a change and the executives now ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of vendors participating in field service management specific to service life-cycle management. This study specifically analyzed these offerings from a manufacturing ...
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 Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Richard Villars, Jennifer Cooke, and Susan Middleton on the key developments that will shape the global datacenter market and impact the way companies distribute their cloud and on-premise ...
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 Perspective provides a broad overview of recent developments in enterprise storage, identifying and explaining trends that will impact market evolution for the next several years. Even as growth in the overall enterprise storage ...
This IDC study provides insight into managing employee engagement.
"The business case for managing employee engagement is a strong one," says Lisa Rowan, research vice president, HR, Talent, and Learning Strategies for IDC. "This IDC ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Senior Vice President and Chief Analyst Frank Gens on the key developments that will shape the technology industry over the next one to five years and impact the ability of every enterprise ...
This IDC PlanScape provides details about how to accelerate the emergence of outcome-based services, with a focus on an actionable model for rapidly shifting from ticket deflection and incident restoration to resource organization and outcome ...
This IDC Perspective discusses FinovateFall 2019, with a focus on the companies whose solutions are geared toward retail banking products and services. FinovateFall is a great way to get a glimpse into solutions that are beyond the incubator ...