Program Vice President, Global Technology and Industry Research Organization
Monika Kumar is Program Vice President for IDC's Global Technology and Industry Research Organization. In this position, Ms. Kumar manages the software and services Vertical Views family of programs, including the Software Market Forecaster: Vertical Markets product. Ms. Kumar also leads the development of IDC’s vertical vendor share offerings, supports IDC’s Insights business units through the management of the Industry IT Spending Guides and the Solutions Market Share Guides, and provides quantitative / qualitative research and analysis for industry-specific markets. Ms. Kumar also contributes to consulting engagements by analyzing market trends for the purpose of IT budgeting and business development strategy.
Prior to joining IDC's Global Technology and Industry Research Organization, Ms. Kumar was a Consulting Manager for IDC's Vertical Consulting Group where she developed and directed custom research and consulting engagements focused on helping organizations develop market entry strategies and improve sales planning efforts. Examples of such engagements include providing strategic analysis to identify market opportunities and improve a client's competitive position in the market, developing IT forecasts to set sales targets, and developing custom research to promote thought leadership in the market.
Prior to joining IDC, Ms. Kumar spent six years in technology and business consulting, focusing on the strategic intersection of technology and financial services while working for TowerGroup, BearingPoint and Andersen Consulting.
Ms. Kumar received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Bucknell University, with a minor in International Relations.Contributing Analysts, Global Technology and Industry Research Organization, Vertical Markets Worldwide, Worldwide Software Research,
IDC's Use Case Taxonomy, 2014: Making the Case
Bob Kraus, Jessica Goepfert, Monika Kumar, Meredith Whalen
Oct 2014 - Doc # 252064 Industry Development and Models
This IDC study presents and discusses IDC's use case taxonomy — to be used in conjunction with our Worldwide Internet of Things Spending Guide by Vertical Market product. : "IDC recommends that when examining a burgeoning market suc ...purchase document
First Look: The Internet of Things Market Opportunity by Use Case
Bob Kraus, Monika Kumar
Oct 2014 - Doc # 252010 Industry Development and Models
This IDC study presents an overview of the industry-specific and cross-industry IoT use cases that together are used to build the U.S. and worldwide IoT forecasts. It explains the structure of the IoT industry forecasting models and prov ...purchase document
|IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Internet of Things 2015 Predictions|
|Framingham, MA United States|
|December 03, 2014|