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Canadian Software Team

Julie Ross

Director, Software and Cloud Services Trackers

Jim Westcott

Research Manager, Application Solutions

Mark Schrutt

Strategic Advisor, Public Sector & Innovation Research

Mira Perry

Research Manager, Enterprise Applications

New Research

3rd Platform Services Usage and Plans in Canada, 2018

Apr 2018 - Market Perspective - Doc # CA42524318

by: Jim Westcott

This IDC Market Perspective examines the survey results of medium-sized and large Canadian businesses and their plans and expectations for digital transformation (DX)."DX continues to capture a great deal of attention in the Canadian IT mar...
Are Canadian DX Projects on the Path to Failure?

Apr 2018 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # CA42524218

by: Jim Westcott

This IDC Survey Spotlight illustrates the buying intentions for Canadian medium-sized and large businesses for professional services related to digital transformation (DX) projects. The document contains data from IDC's Business and IT Advi...
Nuance Customer Experience Forum: Canadian Highlights

Mar 2018 - Market Note - Doc # CA43240018

by: Mira Perry

This IDC Market Note offers a Canadian view of the highlights from the Nuance Customer Experience Forum held in Toronto in February 2018. With many attendees having already implemented some AI technologies in their organization, Nuance succ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight looks at the Canadian retail industry and its adoption of AI technologies. Comprised heavily of SMBs, this Canadian industry has positioned itself in stark contrast to the more digitally savvy counterparts south of...
The 2018 Canadian budget was tabled on February 26. It called for C$339 billion in spending on operational programs, expenditures, and debt coverage compared with C$329 billion in fiscal year 2017–2018. Furthermore, the government is projec...
Canadian AI Implementation: Incremental Technologies

Mar 2018 - IDC Survey - Doc # CA42530318

by: Mira Perry

This IDC Survey examines the current and planned adoption of a selection of AI technologies referred to in IDC TechScape: Cognitive Systems Technologies, 2016 (IDC #US41005816, February 2016) as "incremental" technologies. The data set can ...
Canadian SaaS Vendor Perceptions, 2018

Mar 2018 - IDC Survey - Doc # CA42528518

by: Mira Perry

This IDC Survey document examines the vendor attributes most important to Canadian IT and line-of-business buyers of SaaS solutions. Using these prioritized attributes, the document then examines how these IT and line-of-business buyers per...
This IDC Market Presentation provides an analysis of spending in the Canadian federal government. IDC provides detailed budgetary data on specific departments as well as their spending on information technology and management consulting ser...
This IDC Market Perspective states that, by this time next year, superclusters will join the rapidly expanding vocabulary of innovation. Starting later in 2018, the federal government will make available close to C$1 billion over a five-yea...
IDC Innovators are emerging vendors with revenue <$100 million that have demonstrated either a groundbreaking business model or an innovative new technology — or both. This IDC Innovators study profiles four personal health record system...