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About IDC

International Data Corporation (IDC)

Is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. With more than 1,100 analysts worldwide, IDC offers global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries.
IDC's analysis and insight helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community to make fact-based technology decisions and to achieve their key business objectives. Founded in 1964, IDC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world's leading media, data and marketing services company that activates and engages the most influential technology buyers.

About IDG: IDG connects the world of tech buyers with insights, intent and engagement. IDG is the world’s largest media, data and marketing services company that activates and engages the most influential technology buyers. Our premium brands, including CIO®, Computerworld®, PCWorld® and Macworld®, engage the most powerful audience of technology buyers providing essential guidance on the evolving technology landscape. Our global data intelligence platform activates purchasing intent, powering our clients’ success. IDG Marketing Services creates custom content with marketing impact across video, mobile, social and digital. We execute complex campaigns that fulfill marketers’ global ambitions seamlessly with consistency that delivers results and wins awards. IDG is the #1 tech media company in the world, per comScore.*
*Source: comScore Media Metrix, Desktop Unique Visitors, Worldwide, January 2017

Management

IDC's veteran management team, led by president and CEO Kirk Campbell, guides a group of 1,700 global employees, including more than 1,100 of the most knowledgeable industry analysts.

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Methodology

IDC's global research approach and rigorous methodologies for technology suppliers and IT buyers - as well as our strong industry coverage - set us apart from other market research firms.

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Careers

As the world's leading provider of technology intelligence, industry analysis, market data, and strategic guidance, our people are the industry's sharpest and most forward thinking.

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Worldwide Offices

With more than 1,100 IDC analysts in more than 50 countries, IDC provides global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends worldwide.

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Media Center

As a central resource for news and information from IDC, the Media Center provides an archive of IDC and IDC Insights press releases.

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Vendor Briefings

IDC's analysts host thousands of companies a year covering topics such as product and strategy updates, messaging formulation sessions, and executive briefings from top-level management.

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Assisting business and IT leaders, as well as the suppliers who serve them, in making technology decisions by providing timely and insightful fact-based research and consulting services.

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