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Exterro severely bolsters their toolkit and enhances their global reach in an acquisition of a forensics leader. Exterro has smartly bet that information governance and in-house eDiscovery/privacy compliance functionality is the future. ...
This IDC Survey presentation highlights results from IDC's 2020 U.S. IoT Decision Maker Survey surrounding reasons to deploy IoT, types of IoT projects, interest in edge compute, and the metrics used to measure IoT project success. ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight reveals a disconnect between organizations' spending plans on Internet of Things technologies and their strategic goals in 2021 and beyond. This document contains data from IDC's continuing series of COVID-19 ...
This IDC Market Presentation presents the results of IDC's 2Q20 market forecasts for security appliance hardware, security software, and security services. Security product forecast by deployment model include:
This IDC Market Presentation presents the results of IDC Canada's ITAP n6 2020 Survey, conducted in September 2020. Survey participants were asked about their level of adoption for endpoint security technologies and ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the Wave 14 data collected from November 9 to November 23, 2020. As noted in recent survey results, IDC is now asking about 2021 spending trends.
In this latest data set, we observe a reversal of ...
This IDC Market Presentation provides data for IDC's 4Q20 Service Provider Pulse publication that examines current and planned investments in sales and marketing resource, product/service positioning, and workloads and deployment strategies. ...
This IDC Perspective summarizes topics discussed at the eighth IDC European Utilities Executive Summit, hosted virtually by IDC Energy Insights, on October 19 and 20, 2020. The main theme of the summit was "The Race to the Future Utility ...
This IDC PlanScape discusses a new approach to IT infrastructure cost management, which has become an urgent imperative for enterprises seeking to thrive and adapt in a post-COVID-19 global environment. A few Global 2000 IT organizations ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides worldwide and regional data for IDC's Security ServicesView 2020 publication that examines the contemporary state of security services. Survey questions are segmented by attributes such as region, technology ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the CY 3Q20 vendor share results and the forecasts for both the short term (3Q20–4Q21) and the long term (2020–2025) for the worldwide NAND flash memory market. The Pivot Table includes:
- Worldwide ...
This IDC study provides the market shares by 2019 revenue for vendors in the NITA market. (Note: The topline number and forecast is kept continuously within the Security and Trust group. In addition, the Market Share and Market Forecast ...
On November 24, 2020, Dell Technologies held a quarterly earnings call and disclosed its 3Q21 financial results. Dell Technologies maintains two primary business units, Client Solutions Group (CSG) and Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG). ...
Underscoring the importance of enterprise collaboration, Slack (NYSE: WORK), who made channel-based messaging easy and popular has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), it was announced today. The deal, ...
This IDC Perspective discusses Microsoft's Office 365 data protection strategy. The adoption of SaaS applications, particularly Microsoft Office 365, is accelerating and its usage expands beyond Exchange to more services such as SharePoint, ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by the members of IDC's Global Print analyst team on key predictions emerging from the COVID-19 pandemic that will reshape the trajectory of this industry. Past perceptions of enterprise printing ...
This IDC PeerScape examines three best practices for the leveraging of IT to support sustainability policies and goals related to gender equity and diversity in the workplace. It provides concrete examples that should help CIOs identify ...
This IDC Market Perspective explores the role enterprise applications play in the shift from business continuity and crises mode to business resiliency, growth and, eventually, the future digital enterprise. In IDC's latest Worldwide ...
Entrust née Entrust Datacard is packaging its 25+ years of cryptographic security expertise into five defined services for helping organizations develop, review, and modernize crypto and PKI infrastructures. As encryption usage expands, ...
On November 24, 2020, HP Inc. announced its fiscal fourth-quarter and full annum results. The former totaled $15.3 billion (-1.0% YoY) in revenue resulting in a sum of $56.6 billion (-3.6%) for the latter. However, the middling financial ...
This IDC Survey Spotlights analyzes data from IDC's IT and Operational Technology (OT) Convergence Survey, 2020. It examines European utilities' expectations around OT data growth and the evolving practices around OT data storage ...
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 ...
Cognizant Technologies held its Cognizant Analyst & Advisor Summit 2020, its first virtual global summit, from September 30, 2020 to October 8, 2020. As part of the summit, the CEO of Cognizant Technologies, Brian Humphries, and his ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the CY 3Q20 DRAM vendor share results and forecasts for both the short term (3Q20–4Q21) and the long term (2020–2025) for the worldwide DRAM market. The Pivot Table includes:
- Worldwide DRAM revenue ...
This IDC study provides a view of worldwide ADC and ADCaaS market shares by vendor, including ADC revenue attributable to physical appliances, software/virtual appliances, and ADCaaS (IaaS load balancing).
"Application delivery infrastructure ...
This IDC study is the sixth iteration of the Canadian business TV services forecast and updates.
"The video services market has not been the hoped-for source of enterprise revenue growth in Canada, and the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened ...
This IDC Market Note discusses announcements and observations from Cisco Partner Summit 2020, held virtually for the first time this year on October 28 and 29. Cisco CX is in its third year of a multiyear journey, where, in 2019, the company ...
This IDC study features data on revenue attributable to worldwide datacenter Ethernet switching by speed (bandwidth) for the calendar year 2017 as well as for the ensuing calendar quarters of 2018, 2019, and the first two quarters of 2020. ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight provides insight into why enterprise on-site systems are still prevalent despite the emergence of new technologies. It is based on the results of IDC's European IT Buyer Sentiment Survey, ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Education team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the worldwide education industry over the next one to five years. Senior IT leaders and ...
In mid-November, Adobe announced its intention to acquire work management and project and portfolio management (PPM) provider Workfront for $1.5 billion. The acquisition will augment its Adobe Experience Cloud and broadly adopted Adobe Creative ...
To help streamline the flow of work and minimize application switching, Asana (NYSE:ASAN) announced new and improved integrations including those for Atlassian Jira, Slack, Microsoft Teams, and Zoom. As productivity hinges more on smooth ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights the changes required for contact center solutions going forward and how new key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics on customer experience (CX) can help drive those changes. The findings are based ...
This IDC Market Presentation delivers quarterly insights into the requirements of cloud service providers — focusing on evolving business models, emerging product and service offerings, and providers' own investments in technology. The insights ...