idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Ethernet Switch and Router Trackers Show Slow, Steady Growth in Core Network Infrastructure Segments http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41970016 The worldwide Ethernet switch market (Layer 2/3) recorded $6.29 billion in revenue in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), an increase of 2.0% year over year. Meanwhile, the worldwide total enterprise and service provider (SP) router market finished at $3.56 billion in revenue in 3Q16, increasing 2.6% on a year over year basis. Tracker Press Release Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Enterprise Storage Market Sees Modest Decline in Third Quarter, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41937916 Total worldwide enterprise storage systems factory revenue was down 3.2% year over year and reached $8.8 billion in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker. Tracker Press Release Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Enterprise WLAN Market Sees Strong Growth Across Most Regions in the Third Quarter, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41969916 The combined consumer and enterprise worldwide wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments increased 1.8% year over year in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), and increased 6.7% on a sequential basis to finish at $2.47 billion. Tracker Press Release Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Hardcopy Peripherals Market Continued Its Decline in the Third Quarter Despite Growth in Asia/Pacific, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41987316 Worldwide hardcopy peripherals (HCP) shipments declined 3.0% to 25 million units in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker. Tracker Press Release Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT IDC Recognizes UC&C Performance Management Solutions in IDC Innovators Research http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41980616 IDC has just released 2016 IDC Innovators research recognizing vendors within the unified communications and collaboration (UCC) market that are focused on performance monitoring and management solutions. Research Press Release Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Professional Services and Retail Will Lead IT Spending Growth, According to New IDC Vertical Markets Study http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA41981716 LONDON, December 1, 2016 A new study from International Data Corporation (IDC) highlights IT spending trends by industry in Western Europe. The study, Western Europe Vertical Markets IT Spending Forecast, 20162020 , shows that the IT market was off to a promising start at the beginning of 2016 after a relatively strong 2015, and most countries in the region seemed to be finally leaving the economic downturn behind. Research Press Release Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Software Markets Related to Digital Transformation Blossom in Europe, According to New IDC Software Tracker Release http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA41981416 LONDON, December 1, 2016 The Western European software market increased 4.6% year over year in constant currencies during the first half of 2016, according to the latest release of International Data Corporation's (IDC) Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker. Total software revenues in Western Europe reached $48 billion during the first six months of 2016. IDC forecasts full-year revenues for the Western European software market to exceed $100 billion in 2016 for the first time. Corporate Press Release Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Tablet Market Forecast to Rebound in 2018 as Detachables Gain Traction in Both Mature and Emerging Markets http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41962916 Worldwide tablet shipments are expected to decline by 12% in 2016, rounding out the year at 182.3 million shipments, according to a new forecast from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Tablet Tracker. Tracker Press Release Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT PC Market Outlook Improves Mildly with Faster Shift to Slim and Convertible Models, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41969516 Worldwide PC shipments are forecast to decline by 6.4% year over year in 2016, according to an updated forecast from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker. Tracker Press Release Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Server Market Revenue Declines 7.0% in the Third Quarter Amidst Softened Enterprise Demand, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41969816 According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Server Tracker, vendor revenue in the worldwide server market declined 7.0% year over year to $12.5 billion in the third quarter of 2016 (3Q16). Tracker Press Release Wed, 30 Nov 2016 05:00:00 GMT