idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts IDC MarketScape Identifies the Leaders for Managed Security Services in Asia/Pacific http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prSG25645915 IDC announced today the results of a new IDC MarketScape report that comprehensively covers the 16 most prominent players in the Asia/Pacific Managed Security Services Market. Research Press Release Wed, 27 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT Global Smartphone Growth Expected to Slow to 11.3% in 2015 as Market Penetration Increases in Top Markets, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25641615 According to a new mobile phone forecast from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, smartphone shipments are expected to grow 11.3% in 2015, which is down from 27.6% in 2014. Tracker Press Release Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Large Format Printer Shipments Show a Slight Decline in the First Quarter of 2015, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25643415 According to new data from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Large Format Printer Tracker, large format printer (LFP) shipments declined by less than -1% year over year in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15) while revenue declined by almost -3%. Tracker Press Release Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT IDC Financial Insights Opens Nominations for The 2015 FinTech Rankings http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25644115 Framingham, MA – May 26th, 2015 – IDC Financial Insights today announced the nominations for the 12th annual FinTech Rankings 2015 are open. For more than a decade, IDC Financial Insights has evaluated the revenues of the leading global technology and service providers to the financial services industry in order to construct The FinTech Rankings. The most comprehensive vendor ranking within the financial services industry, the annual FinTech Rankings is based on calendar year-end revenues and the percentage of revenues attributed to financial services. Deadline for submission is July 1st. Final rankings will be announced in September 2015. Follow us on Twitter @IDCInsights. Research Press Release Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Production Printer Shipments Experience 7.5% Growth in the First Quarter of 2015, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25643615 The worldwide production print market enjoyed 7.5% year-over-year growth in unit shipments in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Production Printer Tracker. Tracker Press Release Tue, 26 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT IDC: Unis Acquires H3C and HP China Enterprise Business – Threatening Huawei and Lenovo Dominance http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCN25636515 Earlier today, HP Technology Company and China Unis Company officially announced Unis Company’s acquisition of 51% share of H3C Technologies and HP enterprise business in China (including server, storage and technical services). They announced they will work together to build a new H3C. This deal has a major impact on the competitive landscape in multiple ICT (IT and communications) markets. Research Press Release Thu, 21 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Hardcopy Peripherals Market Shows a Small Dip in the First Quarter of 2015, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25637515 According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker, the worldwide hardcopy peripherals (HCP) market experienced a small decline in the first quarter of 2015 (1Q15). Tracker Press Release Thu, 21 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT The Gloves are Off: Tablet Vendors Battle for Supremacy in Saturated CEE Tablet Market http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCZ25631615 Tablet and 2-in-1 shipments in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) declined by more than 20% in the first quarter of 2015 compared to the same quarter in 2014, according to the Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Quarterly Tablet Tracker published by International Data Corporation (IDC). Key factors in the expected market downturn were the negative economic situations in Russia and Ukraine and the strength of the U.S. dollar relative to the depreciation of their local currencies. In total, 2.7 million devices were shipped to the channels in the first three months of this year. Research Press Release Wed, 20 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT IDC Reveals That India-based Outsourcers Captured 23% of Worldwide Total Contract Value for Top 100 Outsourcing Deals in 2014 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25630615 IDC analysis of worldwide outsourcing deals during the 2012-2014 time period reveals that India-based outsourcers captured nearly a quarter of the top 100 outsourcing deals in 2014. Research Press Release Tue, 19 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT New IDC Forecast Asserts Worldwide Internet of Things Market to Grow 19% in 2015, Led by Digital Signage http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25633215 The worldwide Internet of Things (IoT) market is expected to grow 19% in 2015, led by digital signage, according to a new forecast from IDC. Research Press Release Tue, 19 May 2015 04:00:00 GMT