idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts Worldwide Smartphone Volumes Relatively Flat in Q2 2016 Marking the Second Straight Quarter Without Growth, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41636516 According to preliminary results from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker , vendors shipped a total of 343.3 million smartphones worldwide in the second quarter of 2016, up 0.3% year over year. Tracker Press Release Thu, 28 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT IDC Comment: BT and Openreach: Ofcom decides on more separation, but not full separation http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA41631516 John Delaney – Associate VP, Mobility, IDC Europe, jdelaney@idc.com , @ john_p_d Research Press Release Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT IDC Reveals Security Strategy Against Cyber Attacks at ASEAN IT Security Conference 2016 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP41630816 KUALA LUMPUR, July 26th, 2016 – IDC hosted its annual ASEAN IT Security Conference at the Ritz-Carlton hotel last July 19th 2016. Entitled ‘Critical C-Suite Security Knowledge’, this conference highlighted how CIOs should prepare an accurate strategy to anticipate the threat of cyber-attacks in their organization. Corporate Press Release Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT Networking Market Posted A Healthy Year On Year Growth Of 14 percent In Q1 2016: IDC India http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP41630716 According to IDC’s (International Data Corporation) APeJ Quarterly Switch and Router tracker, the Ethernet Switch market witnessed a year-on-year growth of 12.3 percent (in vendor Revenue) and stood at $ 112.6 million. The router market witnessed a significant year-on-year growth of 25.4 percent and stood at 70.8 million USD in terms of vendor revenue. Tracker Press Release Tue, 26 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT CRM on Steroids: Become Data-driven or be Left Behind CX, DX and Data-driven Intelligence – Australia in Perspective http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP41628716 SYDNEY, Australia, July 7th, 2016 – Utilising data-driven marketing to enhance the customer experience. The software market for marketing applications is booming in Australia, growing by 18.2% year over year (YoY) in 2015 after several years of double-digit growth. Improving the customer experience is a key investment area for Australian organizations, and this IDC Insight utilises local as well as global research to examine the role data-driven marketing plays in this endeavour. Research Press Release Sun, 24 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT Rebound in Notebooks in Western Europe Boosted PC Shipments in EMEA in 2016Q2, Says IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA41626616 LONDON, July 22, 2016 — PC shipments in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) performed above expectations, reaching 16.1 million units in the second quarter of 2016 — a 4.7% YoY decrease, according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Looking at regions, Western Europe stabilized at -0.8%, while Central and Eastern Europe and Middle East and Africa remained constrained respectively at -8.5% and -13.3%. Tracker Press Release Fri, 22 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT IDC: Several China Banks Recognized for Digital Transformation Innovation Efforts http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCHE41624616 IDC: Several China Banks Recognized for Digital Transformation Innovation Efforts Research Press Release Thu, 21 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Smartwatch Market Experiences Its First Decline as Shipments Fall 32% in the Second Quarter of 2016, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41611516 The worldwide smartwatch market saw a year-over-year decline of 32% in the second quarter of 2016, according to preliminary data from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker. Tracker Press Release Thu, 21 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT India x86 Server Market Grows By 21.6 Percent In Q1 2016: IDC India http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP41608416 According to International Data Corporation (IDC), server market in India rose by 21.6 percent year-on-year in Q1 2016, with 40,495 units shipped in Q1 2016 as against 33,292 units in Q1 2015. In terms of revenue, there was a 27.8 percent year on year growth registered in Q1 2016. Tracker Press Release Wed, 20 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT IDC Alerts Payers: The Time is Now for New Claims & Billing Engine http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS41603516 A new report from IDC Health Insights demonstrates how the legacy claims engine is now broken and outmoded and provides an action plan to successfully evolve the claims and billing engine. Research Press Release Tue, 19 Jul 2016 04:00:00 GMT