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Directions 2017 Santa Clara/CA Team

Robert Parker

Group Vice President

Chris Dong

Research Director – IDC China

Jerry Silva

Research Director, Global Retail Banking

Kitty Fok

Managing Director, IDC China

Leslie Hand

Vice President

Lynne Dunbrack

Research Vice President

Ruthbea Yesner

Research Director, Smart Cities Strategies

Scott Lundstrom

Group Vice President and General Manager of IDC Government and Health Insights

Scott Ottaway

Research Director, DevOps

Jay Gumbiner

Vice President, Research, Latin America

Eric Sheppard

Research Director, Enterprise Storage and Converged Infrastructure

Jason Cunliffe

Vice President, Thought Leadership and Sales Enablement Practices

Laura DuBois

Group Vice President, Cloud IaaS, Computing, Storage and Infrastructure Software

Linn Huang

Research Director

Mary Wardley

Program Vice President, Loyalty and Customer Care

Brian Haven

Senior Research Analyst

Deepak Mohan

Research Director, Public Cloud Infrastructure as a Service

Denise Lund

Research Director

Frank Dickson

Research Director, Security Products

Greg Ireland

Research Director, Consumer Digital Transformation and Multiscreen Video

Kyle Lagunas

Research Manager

Lidice Fernandez

Program Vice President, Worldwide Tracker Research

Lisa Nagamine

Research Manager, WW Services Trackers

Maureen Fleming

Program Vice President , Business Process Management and Middleware

Melinda-Carol Ballou

Research Director, Agile ALM, Quality & Portfolio Strategies

Mickey North Rizza

Program Vice President, Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce

Robert Ayoub

Research Director

Sandra Ng

Group Vice President, Practice Group, IDC Asia/Pacific

Shawn Fitzgerald

Research Director, Digital Transformation Strategies

Chris Niven

Research Director, Oil & Gas

Matthew Eastwood

Senior Vice President, Enterprise, Datacenter, Cloud Infrastructure and Developers

Ghassan Abdo

Research VP, WW Telecom Cloud, & Virtualization Services

Carrie MacGillivray

Vice President, Mobility & Internet of Things

Jennifer Cooke

Research Director

Abhi Dugar

Research Director, Cloud and Enterprise Infrastructure Enabling Technologies & IoT Security

Al Gillen

Group Vice President, Software Development and Open Source

Ashish Nadkarni

Program Director, Computing Platforms

Brad Casemore

Research Director, Datacenter Networks

Carl W. Olofson

Research Vice President, Data Management Software

Christina Richmond

Program Director, Worldwide Security Services

Cushing Anderson

Program Vice President, Business Consulting and IT Education

Dan Vesset

Group Vice President, Analytics and Information Management

David Schubmehl

Research Director, Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems

Eric Burgener

Research Director, Storage

Frank Gens

Senior Vice President & Chief Analyst

Gary Chen

Research Manager, Software-Defined Compute

Gerry Murray

Research Director, Marketing and Sales Technology

Holly Muscolino

Research Vice President, Content Technologies and Document Workflow

Jed Scaramella

Program Director, Storage and Data Management Services

Jitesh Ubrani

Senior Research Analyst, Worldwide Mobile Device Trackers

Jordan Jewell

Research Analyst, Digital Commerce and Enterprise Applications

Karsten Weide

Program Vice President, Media & Entertainment

Kathleen Schaub

Program Vice President, CMO Advisory & Customer Experience

Keith Kmetz

Program Vice President, Imaging, Printing & Document Solutions

Kirk Campbell

President and Chief Executive Officer

Leslie Rosenberg

Research Director, Network Life-Cycle Services and Infrastructure Services

Loren Loverde

Program Vice President, Worldwide PC Tracker

Michael J. Palma

Research Director, Enabling Technologies and Semiconductors

Nancy Selig

Research Vice President, IDC’s Interactive Platform Services, Worldwide Custom Solutions

Nina Turner

Research Manager

Pam Miller

Director, Infrastructure Channels Research

Peter Rutten

Research Manager, Server Solutions

Randy Perry

Vice President, Business Value Consulting

Raymond Boggs

Vice President, Small and Medium Business Research

Rebecca Segal

Group Vice President, Worldwide Services

Richard L. Villars

Vice President, Datacenter & Cloud

Rob Brothers

Program Vice President, Software and Hardware Support and Deployment Services

Shane Rau

Research Vice President, Computing Semiconductors

Tim Grieser

Program Vice President, Enterprise System Management Software

Tom Mainelli

Program Vice President, Devices & AR/VR

Ritu Jyoti

Research Director, Storage

Melissa Webster

Program Vice President, Content and Digital Media Technologies

Terry Frazier

Research Director, Content Technologies and Document Workflow

Rasmus Andsbjerg

Program Director, WW Software and Public Cloud Services Trackers

Michael Versace

Research Director, Digital Strategy Consulting

New Research

This IDC Perspective explores the importance of "soft skills" to enhance technical training and certification. Regardless of the specific technology or IT professional vocation, technical skills, so-called "hard skills," can be used more ef...
TDK InvenSense launches new products and boosts outreach to developers as it expands into new market areas following TDK's acquisition of InvenSense.
Deltek, a leading provider of project management and ERP software based in Herndon, Virginia, held its Insight conference from October 23 to 26 in Nashville, Tennessee. Insight 2017 was the 10-year anniversary of Deltek's first Insight conf...
IDC MaturityScape: Smarter Datacenter Facilities 1.0

Nov 2017 - IDC MaturityScape - Doc # US43209417

by: Jennifer Cooke

This IDC study outlines the technology, skill sets, and processes necessary to get the full value out of the data collected. A calculated, methodical, and collaborative approach to developing smarter datacenter facilities includes not only ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation presents key findings from Lisa Rowan and Kyle Lagunas' latest research to offer a straightforward approach to adopting and deploying analytics within the HR function and beyond. As the scope of human capita...
On November 8, 2017, Barracuda announced the acquisition of Sonian Inc., bolstering Barracuda's public cloud archiving and analytics portfolio. Barracuda has built a successful email archiving business over the past decade through a combina...
This IDC Web Conference presents discussion by IDC's Dan Vesset and David Schubmehl on the key predictions that will impact the business analytics and information management markets over the next one to three years. Senior IT leaders and li...
HPE Pointnext and Rackspace have partnered to provide enterprise clients with a competitively priced private cloud option that can be hosted on-premise, in a colocation facility, or with Rackspace. This new offer embraces the agility, flexi...
Altice Chooses Sprint as MNVO Partner

Nov 2017 - IDC Link - Doc # lcUS43212917

by: Brian HavenDenise Lund

While the partnership between Altice USA and Sprint strengthens each provider's value propositions in meaningful ways, it is expected to only incrementally change the overall wireless services competitive landscape. The MVNO agreement gives...
Barracuda: Email Archiving Capabilities

Nov 2017 - Vendor Profile - Doc # US43210117

by: Andrew SmithEric Sheppard

This IDC Vendor Profile analyzes Barracuda's email archiving software solutions. Barracuda also provides a range of backup and security solutions and services, many of which are mentioned in this document as they relate to the vendor's prod...