Group Vice President, Research
Tony Olvet is Group Vice President of the research domains team at IDC Canada. He is responsible for managing the services and research direction of the technology market analysts in Canada. Mr. Olvet is also a member of IDC Canada's Senior Leadership Team.
The analyst team that Mr. Olvet manages helps technology vendors, IT professionals, and business executives make fact-based decisions on technology marketing, deployment and strategy. He has researched and presented on a variety of industry topics including mobility, cloud computing, and top executive technology priorities.
Mr. Olvet has worked with clients across a variety of organizations including global IT manufacturers, Canadian telecom service providers, technology startups, financial institutions and public sector organizations. He is quoted in major print and web publications including The Globe and Mail, The Montreal Gazette, The National Post, CBC.ca, Network World and Computer World.
Prior to leading the research domains group, Mr. Olvet was VP, communications practice; Senior Consultant; and Director of the Canadian partnering research program at IDC. Mr. Olvet earned a Bachelor's degree from the University of Waterloo and a Master's degree from the University of Toronto, specializing in economic geography.
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Cisco Partner Summit 2015: Progress Toward a
Hybrid IT Model
Darren Bibby, Paul Edwards, Tony Olvet
May 2015 - Doc # 256188 Insight
This IDC Insight discusses the Cisco Partner Summit held in Montreal on April 27–30, 2015, and the more important channel strategy and program announcements shared by the vendor's executive leadership. purchase document
Seven Factors for Achieving Success During Rapid
IT Market Change: IDC Canada and CDN's
Cloud Channel Impact Study, 2015
David Senf, Tony Olvet
May 2015 - Doc # CA1CIC15 Survey
This IDC study is intended for partners to compare themselves with their peers and for vendors to better understand the outlook of the Canadian channel. In 1Q15, IDC Canada and Computer Dealer News (CDN) jointly conducted a Web-based sur ...purchase document