idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts IDC Forecasts $1.2 Trillion in Worldwide Spending on Digital Transformation Technologies in 2017 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42327517 A new update to the IDC Worldwide Digital Transformation Spending Guide forecasts worldwide spending on digital transformation (DX) technologies to be more than $1.2 trillion in 2017, an increase of 17.8% over 2016. Research Press Release Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT IDC Survey Reveals Significant Impact of Internet of Things Initiatives on IT Infrastructure http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42328117 A new IDC survey finds that improved business offerings, IoT data management, and new networking elements are key to a successful Internet of Things initiative within an enterprise. Research Press Release Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT New IDC MarketScape Evaluates IT and OT Integration Service Providers for EMEA Utilities http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA42329517 MILAN, February 23, 2017 IDC Energy Insights today announced the release of a new study, IDC MarketScape: IT and OT Integration Service Providers for EMEA Utilities 2017 Vendor Assessment (IDC #EMEA40142616, February 2017), which evaluates the capabilities and strategies of leading services vendors in enabling and supporting utility companies in their integration of IT and operational technologies (OT). The nine vendors evaluated in the study are Accenture, Atos, Capgemini, CGI, IBM, Infosys, OMNETRIC Group, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), and Wipro. Research Press Release Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT New IDC MarketScape Evaluates Service Providers for EMEA Utilities http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA42329217 MILAN, February 23, 2017 IDC Energy Insights today announced the release of a new study, IDC MarketScape: Service Providers for EMEA Utilities 2017 Vendor Assessment (IDC #EMEA41387516, February 2017), that evaluates service providers catering to the utilities industry across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. The 14 vendors evaluated in the study are Accenture, Atos, Capgemini, CGI, Cognizant, Engineering, IBM, Indra, Infosys, NTT DATA, Sopra Steria, Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), Tieto, and Wipro. Research Press Release Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT New IDC MarketScape Evaluates Worldwide Digital Transformation Service Providers for Utilities http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA42329617 MILAN, February 23, 2017 IDC Energy Insights today announced the release of a new study, IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Digital Transformation Service Providers for Utilities 2017 Vendor Assessment (IDC #EMEA40124616, February 2017), which evaluates providers catering to the worldwide utilities digital transformation space. The 13 vendors evaluated in the study are Accenture, Atos, Capgemini, CGI, Cognizant, Deloitte, EY, IBM, Infosys, NTT DATA, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), and Wipro. Research Press Release Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT PC Market Declined Further Owing To Sluggish Consumer Demand And Subdued Large Projects In CY 2016: IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42326917 According to International Data Corporation (IDC), the overall India PC market for CY 2016 stood at 8.58 million units i.e. a year on year drop of 15.2 percent over CY 2015. However, outside special projects the overall India PC market witnessed a year on year drop of 7.5 percent in CY 2016. Tracker Press Release Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT Middle East ICT Community Prepares to Set Sail as IDC Takes 10th Anniversary CIO Summit to the Seas http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prCEMA42324117 Dubai One hundred of the region's most influential CIOs are preparing to set sail early next month as International Data Corporation (IDC) prepares to host the 10th anniversary edition of its flagship Middle East CIO Summit on board the luxurious Royal Caribbean Cruise ship, 'Vision of the Seas'. Setting sail from Dubai on March 6 for a seven-day tour of the Gulf, the event's three-day agenda will focus on the theme of 'Enabling Dynamic Change for the Digital Era', with IDC promising a conference experience like no other before. Corporate Press Release Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT Top China Vendors Consolidate Share in Emerging Southeast Asia Smartphone Market in 2016 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42324617 KUALA LUMPUR, 22nd Feb 2017 - According to the latest International Data Corporation (IDC) Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, total smartphone shipments in the emerging Southeast Asia (SEA) region in 2016 recorded approximately 101 million units, or a 4.3% year-over-year (YoY) growth versus last year. Samsung maintained its pole position in the emerging SEA smartphone market, with 23% market share in 2016. However, its market share was cannibalized by Chinas top three players, OPPO, Huawei, and vivo, which combined for a 21% market share. IDC categorizes Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam as emerging markets in SEA while Singapore is classified as a mature market. Tracker Press Release Tue, 21 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT IDC Reports 21.9% Growth in APeJ DX-Related Professional Services Market by 2020 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP42323817 SINGAPORE, February 21st, 2017 IDCs latest Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) Digital Transformation Professional Services 2016-2020 Forecast reports that DX professional services market is growing at a four-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.9% and is expected reach to US$ 16.5 billion by 2020. This growth is largely driven by the cloud-related DX professional services which grew at a four-year CAGR of 25.7%. The DX professional services market contains four major segments related to cloud, analytics, mobile, and social business, but these segments are not strictly discrete as a huge overlap of these four enabling technologies can occur. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT Worldwide Public Cloud Services Spending Forecast to Reach $122.5 Billion in 2017, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42321417 A new update to the IDC Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Spending Guide shows that worldwide spending on public cloud services and infrastructure will reach $122.5 billion in 2017, an increase of 24.4% over 2016. Research Press Release Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:00:00 GMT