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Big Data, Analytics and Cognitive Team

Prabhitha Sheethal Dcruz

Senior Market Analyst, Cloud Services

David Schubmehl

Research Director, Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems

Maureen Fleming

Program Vice President, Integration and Process Automation

Melissa Webster

Program Vice President, Content and Digital Media Technologies

Rohit Mehra

Vice President, Network Infrastructure

Richard L. Villars

Research Vice President, Datacenter & Cloud

Ali Zaidi

Research Director, IT Consulting and Systems Integration Services

Rob Brothers

Program Vice President, Software and Hardware Support and Deployment Services

Dave Pearson

Research Manager, Storage & Networking

Nigel Wallis

Research Vice President, IoT and Industries

Carla Arend

Senior Program Director, European Software

Philip Carter

Chief Analyst, Europe

Marianne Kolding

Vice President, European Services

Pavel Roland

Research Director, Storage, Systems & Infrastructure Solutions, CEMA

Thomas Vavra

Associate Vice President, Software, CEMA

Ranjit Rajan

Associate Vice President, Research, IDC Middle East, Turkey &, Africa

Vladimír Kroa

Associate Vice President, IT Services , CEMA

Daniel-Zoe Jimenez

Research Director Digital Transformation and Big Data/Analytics

Chris Zhang

Research Manager, IDC Asia/Pacific Software Research Group.

Takashi Manabe

Group Director, Software & Security / IT Spending, IDC Japan

Alejandro Florean

Vice President Consulting & Strategic Solutions, Latin America

Siting Lu

Market Analyst

Jessie Danqing Cai

Senior Research Manager

Yanxia Lu

Research Manager

Chwee Kan Chua

Global Research Director, BDA and Cognitive/AI

Dan Vesset

Group Vice President, Analytics and Information Management

Carl W. Olofson

Research Vice President, Data Management Software

Ashish Nadkarni

Program Vice President, Computing Platforms, Worldwide Infrastructure

Ritu Jyoti

Research Director, Storage

New Research

META Innovation Accelerator Trends, 2018

Apr 2018 - Market Presentation - Doc # CEMA43723318

by: Ranjit Rajan

This IDC presentation was given in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on January 23, 2018. The document discusses the innovation accelerators that are shaping ICT spending in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa (META) region, and assesses the k...
This IDC presentation was given in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on January 23, 2018. The document discusses the key transformative trends that will have an impact on ICT spending in the UAE and rest of Middle East in 2018 and beyond. The ...
This IDC Survey compares IDC's latest primary research on enterprise plans for Internet of Things platform (IoTP) deployments and considerations in Canada and the world. In the third and fourth quarters of 2017, IDC surveyed 3,665 responden...
What Is the Preferred Deployment Location for AI/ML/DL Workloads?

Apr 2018 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US43731818

by: Ritu Jyoti

This IDC Survey Spotlight provides analysis of the deployment location/computing model used for AI/ML/DL workloads. Specifically, this Survey Spotlight highlights the broad use of public cloud and expected increase of private cloud and edge...
This IDC study provides our annual summary of U.S. data from IDC's semiannual worldwide and U.S. datacenter deployment model data product (see Worldwide and U.S. Datacenter Deployment Model and Spend Forecast, 2H17: 2012–2022, IDC #US435310...
This IDC Market Note summarizes a recent interview with Johnson Shan, co-founder and CEO of, a tech start-up that provides solutions of embedded image processing and computer vision platforms targeting primarily the advanced driver a...
This IDC study identifies the business benefits achieved and some of the key challenges of an edge deployment."The movement to edge computing is accelerating, but adopters and intenders have concerns about costs and security at the edge. Te...
This IDC Survey explores adoption of blockchain/DLT technologies by Canadian enterprises. This presentation leverages IDC Canada's survey panel of IT and line-of-business (LOB) decision makers to evaluate current adoption of blockchain/DLT ...
This IDC study presents the worldwide 2018–2022 forecast for storage hardware and software for cognitive/AI workloads."Cognitive/AI is poised to transform next-generation IT. Machine learning and deep learning require huge amounts of traini...
This IDC Market Perspective provides review and analysis of announcements made at Cisco Services' third-annual Services Summit held March 6 and 7, 2018, in New York City. Cisco Services shared the current state and future strategic road map...