idcpressreleases IDC RSS alerts Federal Government to Spend 8.5% of all IT Spending on Cloud in FY 2016, According to IDC Government Insights Cloud spending represents about 8.5% of all IT spending by the federal government for fiscal year 2016 (FY16), according to a new report from IDC Government Insights. Research Press Release Wed, 10 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT IDC Energy Insights Report Highlights Major IT Drivers and Initiatives for Oil & Gas CIOs A new study from IDC Energy Insights examines what CIOs at U.S. oil and gas companies are doing to prepare for the coming year. Research Press Release Tue, 09 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT IDC Health Insights Evaluates Vendors Worldwide in New IDC MarketScape on Life Science R&D BPO Services IDC Health Insights today announced a new IDC MarketScape report designed to provide life science managers with insights into the leading providers of research and development (R&D) business process outsourcing (BPO) services. Research Press Release Mon, 08 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide IT Spending Will Reach $2.8 Trillion in 2019 with the Strongest Growth Coming from the Healthcare Industry, According to IDC Worldwide IT spending is forecast to grow to more than $2.8 trillion in 2019, according to the new Worldwide Semiannual IT Spending Guide: Vertical and Company Size from IDC. Research Press Release Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT Need IT – Don’t Ask CIO for Advice February 4, 2016, Prague – When business unit mangers in CEE need IT, they increasingly use IT suppliers as informal consultants. According to a recent survey by International Data Corporation (IDC) of non-IT managers in Central and Eastern Europe, nearly two-thirds of line-of-business (LoB) managers speak directly to IT suppliers at the earliest stages of solution consideration. Moreover, 35% reach out to IT solutions providers before they begin formal decision procedures. Research Press Release Thu, 04 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT European Utilities to Debate "Driving Utilities' Digital Journey to the Next Level" at IDC's Fourth Pan-European Utilities Executive Summit From March 14–15, 2016, IDC Energy Insights analysts, utility industry leaders, and partners will gather for the IDC Pan-European Utilities Executive Summit 2016 at Villa d'Este on Lake Como, Italy. Corporate Press Release Wed, 03 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT SDN Market to Experience Strong Growth Over Next Several Years, According to IDC According to a recent IDC forecast, the worldwide software-defined networking (SDN) market will be worth nearly $12.5 billion in 2020. Research Press Release Wed, 03 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT APeJ Public Cloud Services Spending Forecast to Double by 2019, According to IDC Singapore, February 3, 2016 – According to the new Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC ), spending on public cloud services in the Asia Pacific region excluding Japan (APeJ) will grow at a 22.9% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) – almost six times the rate of overall IT spending growth – from nearly US$7 billion in 2015 more than doubling to US$15 billion in 2019. This is faster than the estimated CAGR for the worldwide cloud services spending for the same forecast period of 19.4%. This new spending guide expands on IDC's previous public cloud services forecasts by offering greater detail on industry and geographic spending levels. Research Press Release Tue, 02 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT IDC Asia Pacific Reports Asia Pacific Manufacturing Spend Excluding Japan to Grow at 4.8% CAGR Singapore, 2 February, 2016 - According to the new IDC Manufacturing Insights Spending Guide , manufacturing spending in the Asia/Pacific region excluding Japan (APeJ) will grow at 4.8% compound annual growth rate (CAGR) for the 2015-2019 period. Research Press Release Mon, 01 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT 40% of U.S. Healthcare Providers Report IT Budgets are Growing, According to IDC Health Insights A new IDC Health Insights report examines healthcare provider technology spending and shifts in IT budgets and investment in key areas. Research Press Release Mon, 01 Feb 2016 05:00:00 GMT