Group Vice President, Research
Team: Canada Research
Canadian Telecom & Networks Team
Digital Marketplace and New Media
Social, Unified Communications and Collaboration
Worldwide Telecom Services Database
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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Mobile Apps in the Canadian Enterprise
Krista Napier, Nigel Wallis, Tony Olvet
Sep 2013 - Doc # CA6MS13 Customer Needs and Strategies
This IDC study analyzes the adoption and usage of apps in Canadian enterprises both today and in the next 12 months. This study looks at opportunities by company size and industry and also provides insight into where the challenges and a ...purchase document
Canadian Public IT Cloud Services: 2013–2017 Forecast Update
Mark Schrutt, Nigel Wallis, David Senf, Tony Olvet, Stephen Burnhut
Aug 2013 - Doc # CA2CCS13 Update
This IDC update provides an executive-level overview of IDC's forecast for the Canadian public cloud market. IDC Canada's initial cloud forecast was developed in June 2012 and can be found in Canadian Public IT Cloud Services: 2012–20 ...purchase document