idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts Commercial Notebooks and Detachable Tablets Will Drive a Return to Growth in the Personal Computing Device Market in 2019, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42595417 Worldwide shipments of personal computing devices (PCDs), comprised of traditional PCs (a combination of desktop, notebook, and workstations) and tablets (slates and detachables), are forecast to decline from a total of 435.0 million units in 2016 to 405.2 million units at the end of the forecast period in 2021, according to the Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker from IDC. Tracker Press Release Thu, 25 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT Five Software Defined-WAN Vendors Named as IDC Innovators http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42595517 IDC today published an IDC Innovators report recognizing five software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) vendors with revenue under $100 million. Research Press Release Thu, 25 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT Inkjet Printers Continue to Lead the India HCP market in 2017 Q1, IDC India Reports http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42596117 According to the latest IDC Asia Pacific Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, May 2017, the HCP* market in India registered a 0.5 percent year-on-year (YoY) growth for the first time in six quarters after unit shipment reached 799,164 in 2017Q1. The actual numbers for 2017Q1 are in line with the IDC forecast numbers with only 1% variance in Inkjet HCP and 2% variance in the Laser HCP market. Tracker Press Release Thu, 25 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT China Propelled APeJ Growth for the fourth Consecutive Quarter as SMB Stimulates Increased Demand for Print, IDC Reports http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42595817 SINGAPORE, May 25th, 2017 According to the latest IDC Asia Pacific Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, the total hardcopy peripherals shipment in 2017Q1 for the Asia Pacific region excluding Japan (APeJ) was 7.27 million units. This is a 5.6% improvement vs the same period last year and marks the fourth consecutive quarter of growth for the region. Both laser and inkjet markets have contributed to the growth, with laser growing 7.1% year-on-year (YoY) while inkjet grew by 8.1% YoY. The regions growth was largely driven by China, where the demand for print devices significantly grew as local government policies encouraging entrepreneurship helped to induce more than 5 million new businesses in 2016. Tracker Press Release Wed, 24 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT India Traditional PC Market Revives due to Strong Notebook Demand with 8.5% Growth YoY in Q1 2017 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42579817 According to the latest IDC Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker May 2017, the overall India Traditional PC shipment for Q1 2017 stood at 2.16 million units (i.e. quarter on quarter growth of 12.5 percent over Q4 2016 and year on year growth of 8.5 percent over Q1 2016). Tracker Press Release Wed, 24 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT Nominations Open for the 2017 IDC FinTech Rankings http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42581317 Nominations are now open for the 14th annual IDC FinTech Rankings and third annual IDC FinTech Rankings Real Results 2017. Deadline for submission is Friday, June 30, 2017. Research Press Release Wed, 24 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT WannaCry Event Underscores Need for Risk-Based Defenses, Say IDC Security Experts http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42580917 A new IDC report offers practical advice on how to take a risk-based approach to risk mitigation for improved security and data protection. Research Press Release Tue, 23 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT IDC Health Insights Reveals Winners of 2017 HealthTech Rankings Top 50 and Enterprise Top 25 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42575217 IDC Health Insights today revealed the winners of the 2017 HealthTech Rankings, featuring the leading global information technology (IT) suppliers to healthcare payers and providers. Research Press Release Mon, 22 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT Three European Storage Services Vendors Named as IDC Innovators http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA42578217 Three European Storage Services Vendors Named as IDC Innovators London, May 22, 2017 International Data Corporation (IDC) today published an IDC Innovators report recognizing three EMEA-based storage services vendors - CTERA Networks, StorPool and Quobyte - for their engineering efforts to help service providers (SPs) overcome their storage-related challenges. Research Press Release Mon, 22 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT What is Next for 3D Printing After China’s First Commercial Airliner Maiden Flight? http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42578117 BEIJING, May 23rd, 2017 The first China built commercial airliner C919 took its maiden flight on 5th May, 2017 at Shanghai Pudong International Airport. This marks a historical moment in Chinas aviation industry. C919 was developed by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (COMAC), who used 3D printing technologies and specialty metals like titanium alloys in the developments of the airliner. COMAC designed and assembled C919 in Shanghai while the parts of the airliner were manufactured by different suppliers in China. Front parts and wings were made in Chengdu and Xian. The main body parts were made in Nanchang. Research Press Release Sun, 21 May 2017 04:00:00 GMT