idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts Worldwide Purpose-Built Backup Appliance (PBBA) Market Revenue Increases 11.2% in the Third Quarter of 2014, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25351414 Worldwide purpose-built backup appliance (PBBA) factory revenues grew 11.2% year over year totaling $789.2 million in the third quarter of 2014 (3Q14), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Purpose-Built Backup Appliance Tracker. Tracker Press Release Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT India Server Market Thriving Due To Positive Sentiments and Investments From Various Verticals: IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prIN25352914 According to International Data Corporation (IDC) APeJ server tracker; x86 server market in India grew by 10% in terms of unit shipments in Q3 2014 as compared to Q3 2013. The major contributors to this growth were Professional Services, Communications & Media, Banking and Retail verticals. Tracker Press Release Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT Russian Printing Market Declines in Q3 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCZ25348614 Research Press Release Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT IDC Finds Cloud IT Infrastructure Accounted for Nearly One Third of Worldwide Server, Disk Storage, and Ethernet Switch Spending in the Third Quarter http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25353814 Total cloud infrastructure revenue for the third quarter of 2014 grew 16% year over year to $6.5 billion, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Cloud IT Infrastructure Tracker. Tracker Press Release Fri, 19 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT Third Quarter Revenue for Worldwide Integrated Infrastructure and Platforms Increased 28.1% Year Over Year to $2.3 Billion, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25347414 According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Integrated Infrastructure and Platforms Tracker, the worldwide integrated infrastructure and platforms market increased revenue 28.1% year over year to $2.3 billion during the third quarter of 2014 (3Q14). Tracker Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT "Redesigning Utilities for the New Normal" Will Lead Discussions at IDC's 3rd Pan-European Utilities Executive Summit 2015 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prIT25348914 MILAN, December 18, 2014 — On March 23–24, 2015, IDC Energy Insights analysts and utility industry experts and partners will gather at the IDC Pan-European Utilities Executive Summit 2015 in Amsterdam. Research Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT Western European Retailers' Use of Cloud Deployment is Maturing, According to New IDC Retail Insights Study http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUK25349214 LONDON, December 18, 2014 — A new study by IDC Retail Insights reveals that Western European retailers' use of cloud deployment is maturing. Retail companies are no longer evaluating cloud-based deployment models based on the more immediate and evident benefits (e.g., cost savings and scalability) only. The study finds that long-term benefits and efficiency gains beyond costs are now the most important criteria for retail companies to make informed go/no-go decisions around cloud computing investments. Research Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT IDC Reveals Worldwide Mobile Enterprise Applications and Solutions Predictions for 2015 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25350514 International Data Corporation (IDC) today hosted the IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Mobile Enterprise Applications and Solutions 2015 Predictions web conference. Research Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT MEA ICT Spending to Top $270 Billion in 2015 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAE25347914 Spending on ICT products and services in the Middle East and Africa will grow 9% year on year in 2015 to cross the $270 billion mark, according to International Data Corporation's newly released predictions for the year ahead. This makes MEA the second-fastest growing market worldwide, with the SaaS segment set to perform particularly strongly, expanding 29% year on year to total. Converged systems will be another key area of growth as more organizations look to leverage the agility, productivity, flexibility, and cost-saving benefits presented by such solutions. Research Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT IDC Reveals Cloud Predictions for 2015 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25350114 International Data Corporation (IDC) today hosted a web conference, IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Cloud 2015 Predictions, to highlight the predictions based on the IDC FutureScape report. Research Press Release Thu, 18 Dec 2014 05:00:00 GMT