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 FutureScape Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Al Gillen on the key developments that will impact the world of developers and application development over the next one to five years. Senior IT leaders and line-of-business ...
Verizon and Vodafone’s almost identical announcements of Carrier Multi-access edge cloud (MEC) offerings in alliance with AWS that combines their respective 5G wireless low-latency access with the distributed multi-cloud application management ...
This IDC study contains vendor shares for the video platforms software market for 2016–2018. It includes commentary on growth of the market and emerging trends and provides actionable advice for technology suppliers.
"The video platforms ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the lack of relevant skills to implement Big Data and AI projects and discusses how the lack of data literacy affects European companies. It also analyzes what technology vendors are offering to customers ...
This IDC Market Note reviews Konica Minolta's progress in its IT management solution — Workplace Hub — since it was first publicly announced in 2017. Looking forward to the new decade, we predict that a perfect storm of evolving working ...
This IDC presentation focuses on the disruptions of various key technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT), blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), and implementations of key digital transformation (DX) use cases by utilities across ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight shares findings from IDC's Cloud Archiving and Data Privacy Survey that was completed in November 2019. The survey explores archiving applications in on-premises and cloud environments as well as the privacy ...
VMware announced their financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2020. Revenue for the third quarter was $2.46 billion, an increase of 12% from the third quarter of fiscal 2019. License revenue for the third quarter was $974 ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the difference between optimization and maximization; how optimization relates to the whole; how there are many "wholes" to consider; how recent significant advances in technology, particularly in artificial ...
IDC Innovators are emerging vendors with revenue <$100 million that have demonstrated either a groundbreaking business model or an innovative new technology — or both. This IDC Innovators study profiles the object-based start-up vendors ...
This IDC Survey analyzes European public sector IT infrastructure transformation. European public sectors' need to digitally transform, while copying with tight budgets, is pushing government and education institutions to a tipping point ...
This IDC Survey presents key findings focused on provider investment plans and approaches to clinical mobility and clinician communication and collaboration from the 2019 Connected Health and Value-Based IT Investment Plans Survey.
This IDC Market Perspective summarizes the current state of container infrastructure software in the enterprise IT organization. This document includes data from IDC's 2019 Infrastructure Services Survey that includes customer adoption ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides insights into edge strategies for service providers and technology suppliers. Research indicates that IT spending in the near term is shifting from centralized infrastructure to distributed architectures ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation reports on findings from Part 2 of IDC's 8th annual CIO Sentiment Survey. This data-driven research provides IT leaders with quantitative content to help them facilitate and shape forward-thinking ...
This IDC Survey provides a summary of the topline unified communications and collaboration (UCC) results of IDC's U.S. Enterprise Communications Survey 2019, an online survey of 800 United States–based businesses fielded in ...
This IDC Survey uncovers the adoption of and satisfaction with talent and labor market intelligence technologies utilized by talent acquisition organizations. It includes data taken from respondents' answers to questions from the 2019 ...
This IDC FutureScape Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Dan Vesset on the importance of capturing, preparing, and curating data for business analytics and the impact this will have as enterprises harness data for decision support, ...