idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts Worldwide Services Operating Income for the Entire Market Increased in 2013 Despite Lackluster Revenue Growth, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25215114 IDC today announced that services operating income for the entire services market increased from 12.3% in 2012 to 13.4% in 2013. Research Press Release Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT Project Delays Spark Temporary Descent in OGCC External Storage Market http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAE25203914 The so-called 'other Gulf Cooperation Council' (OGCC) group of countries, comprising Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, and Qatar, saw its combined external storage market decline 8.3% year on year in Q2 2014 to total $25.2 million, according to the latest insights released today by International Data Corporation (IDC). The global advisory services firm blames the downturn on postponed storage investments in Qatar and Oman, but expects the market to bounce back over the coming quarters. Research Press Release Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT Seasoned Industry Analyst Joins IDC Government Insights to Spearhead Digital Government Research http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25214714 Framingham, MA – October 21, 2014 – IDC Government Insights today announced 20 year industry veteran, Alan E. Webber, joins the team as Research Director. Research Press Release Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT PC Market Decline Reflects Overall State of Russian Economy http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCZ25212714 According to the preliminary report published by International Data Corporation (IDC), PC shipments in Russia declined for the seventh consecutive quarter, dropping 16.1% year on year in Q3 2014 to a total of 2.27 million units. The portable PC market suffered a contraction of 18.8% to 1.46 million units, while the decline in the desktop market was lower, at 10.9%, which amounted to shipments of 809,000 units. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT New IDC Health Insights Report Outlines Best Practices in Payer Health Management Programs http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25209114 Framingham, MA – October 20, 2014– IDC Health Insights today announced a new report, “Best Practices in Payer Health Management Programs: The Evolution of Quality and Payment Models,” (Document#HI251745) which provides an overview and discussion of the background, underlying challenges, and current best practices being implemented by health management programs in the U.S healthcare payer market segment. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT Consumer PC Shipments Helped the Asia/Pacific PC Market in Q3 2014, But The Overall Market Is Still Contracting, IDC Reports http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prHK25210714 Singapore and Hong Kong, October 20, 2014 – IDC's preliminary results show that the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) PC market increased 8% from last quarter and declined 5% year-on-year in Q3 2014 to reach 26.6 million units, coming in higher than IDC's initial forecasts. Tracker Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT IDC Launches IDC FutureScape: New Strategic Planning Tool for Today’s IT Executive http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25208514 International Data Corporation (IDC) today announced a series of complimentary Web conferences to review IDC's Predictions for 2015. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT New U.S. Digital Government Innovation and Transformation Strategies Advisory Service Arms Government IT and Business Executives with Insight Needed to Succeed in Disruptive IT Age http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25208814 Framingham, MA – October 20, 2014 – IDC Government Insights today launched the United States Digital Government Innovation and Transformation (DGIT) Strategies advisory service, designed to inform and support Federal government executives by identifying technology trends and disruptive technologies, innovative new programs based upon these technologies, and the successful deployment of technology in the context of policy and organizational challenges. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT New IDC Forecast Finds Worldwide Revenues for Marketing Software Solutions Growing to More Than $32 Billion in 2018 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS25209414 A newly published IDC study forecasts that revenues for marketing software solutions are expected to grow from approximately $20.2 billion in 2014 to more than $32.3 billion in 2018, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12.4%. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT New-Built Compatibles and Clones Now a Concern for CEE Remanufacturers http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCZ25206014 Research Press Release Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:00:00 GMT