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This IDC PeerScape explores a critical component of building a DX learning strategy: guiding principles of effective learning strategy. While the operating model, content, technology, and measurement practices are obviously important, the ...
This IDC Perspective looks at five open source software project areas that have the potential to impact the industry broadly: SONiC, OpenTelemetry, function services, common cloud data models, and open source hardware designs.
This IDC Perspective looks at the continuing impact on, and implications for, the supply chain as consequence of global disruptions such as the current coronavirus.
"Beyond the current public health crisis, IDC recommends revisiting, ...
This IDC study provides a blueprint for establishing and maintaining a continuous learning environment in the IT organization. It enables IT organizations to cultivate a learning culture that positions them to strategically develop their ...
This IDC PlanScape discusses the constructive role that an emerging technologies team can play in software asset management (SAM). The emerging technologies team delivers capabilities that augment and enhance software asset management, turning ...
This IDC Survey summarizes findings from IDC's 3Q19 U.S. Gamer Survey as it relates to PC, game console, and smartphone/tablet gamers' use of four popular gameplay video and livestreaming apps or websites: YouTube, Twitch, Facebook ...
This IDC Presentation examines the results of IDC's 2019 IT Services Survey in Europe, with a special focus on sustainability.
The analysis provides an overview of IT users' attitudes to and perceptions of sustainability and the role ...
COVID-19 will be the historical inflection point when digitally transformed organizations proved their value. As an example, going forward, industry analyst meetings with vendors will not always be virtual only, but neither will they go ...
In acquiring Affirmed Networks, a poster child of the Cloud-native telco infrastructure /Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) trend in mobile networks, Microsoft is expanding its foothold in the communications service provider (Comms SP) ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight cites data from our 2019 SMB Survey and shows the top 5 business priorities in medium-sized businesses (MBs), defined as 100-999 employees. It further demonstrates how those priorities shift as a business ...
This IDC Financial Insights study provides a functional structure of the global banking industry. It focuses on the business lines and functions within banking that drive technology spending and provides the fundamental organization behind ...
This IDC Financial Insights study provides a functional structure of the global capital markets industry. It focuses on the business lines and functions within capital markets that drive technology spending. It provides the fundamental organization ...
This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for the solid state drive (SSD) market. This taxonomy provides a framework for the worldwide solid state drive market, and the definitions provided in this document represent ...
This IDC Market Perspective documents the influence of coronavirus response on IT security and the impact of work from home (WFH) on the cybersecurity market.
"The dramatic force of change, driven by the coronavirus, and the resulting ...
This IDC Market Perspective reviews and analyzes the history and impact of ink tank devices currently offered in the global home and office color inkjet market. This document investigates the factors that led to their introduction and the ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a high-level and very wide view of the transition to 5G occurring in the mobile network ecosystem and on the client side as a backdrop for the semiconductor opportunity in mobile networks. The changes ...
This IDC Market Perspective covers an approach to identify opportunities for your internal data and evolve them to become powerful assets that could be monetized. If your company operates a multitenant-as-a-service platform or otherwise ...
This IDC Market Perspective examines the topics of developer autonomy and influence with respect to the selection of developer tools.
"IDC has determined that more than 50% of developers claim to exercise either 'significant' or 'complete' ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides the biggest takeaways from the National Retail Federation Big Show 2020 (NRF 2020), according to IDC's Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce team. The top takeaways from the event included sustainability, ...
This IDC Market Note examines AT&T's quarterly and full-year results discussed in the company's 4Q19/FY19 earnings announcement on January 29, 2020. In this document, IDC analyzes AT&T's operating metrics and overall strategy in ...
This IDC Market Note provides our observations and analysis of the recent two-day OpenText Analyst Summit 2020 event held in Boston, Massachusetts.
This IDC Market Note examines the portfolio and progress of the various public cloud storage and data management services available from NetApp and its public cloud partners in Europe.
This IDC Market Note covers recent announcement by IBM regarding its storage portfolio enhancements, which are designed to simplify choosing and managing enterprise storage systems while also making them more manageable, secure, and multicloud ...
This IDC study provides a review of the 2019 U.S. digital production print marketplace, ranking by shipments and value of shipments.
"In 2019, laser was the big winner within the U.S. product market, with both color and monochrome ...
This IDC study provides a brief overview of the worldwide enterprise storage systems market performance during CY 4Q19.
"Holistically, the enterprise storage systems market fared well in 4Q19, growing 5.1% year over year (y/y). This ...
This IDC study examines the market share for the worldwide NAND flash market for 2019 and reviews the forces and dynamics that influenced the market.
"NAND correction suddenly ended in 4Q19. It lasted less than two years, shorter than ...
This IDC study presents market share data for the worldwide traditional PC market for 2019.
"2019 was the first year since 2011 that the traditional PC market saw year-over-year (YoY) positive momentum," said Lauren Guenveur, IDC's ...
This IDC Market Glance provides visibility into application life-cycle management (ALM) technologies and processes that enable organizations to deliver high-quality software across the DevOps pipeline for agile, cross-platform deployment. ...
This IDC Market Glance provides a glance at social media and messaging applications, currently the "go-to channel" for digital-first people. Now nearly ubiquitous in North America, social media technologies are fast becoming what the telephone ...
This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the current makeup of the facility management software market landscape, illustrates the participating vendors, and depicts the segments and structure of the market.
This IDC Market Glance highlights the healthcare provider operational IT solutions for 1Q20. "The market continues to be shaped by an ever-increasing abundance of data, the industry focus on cost reduction, the EHR 2.0 era, and the shift ...
This IDC Market Presentation segments global spend on IaaS and PaaS in the year 2018 by enterprise workloads. Structured data management, app dev and testing, and data analytics workloads are the top workloads contributing to public cloud ...
This IDC presentation is part of IDC Australia and New Zealand (ANZ)'s ICT Competitive Intelligence programme. The analysis is based on IDC's recently collected survey and tracker data related to the Australia and New Zealand security market. ...