This IDC study provides details of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality (AR/VR) Spending Guide taxonomy. It should be used as a companion piece for the spending forecast. Technology suppliers can use this forecast structure to help them build an industry-focused outlook to pursue AR/VR market opportunities. The research methodology used to develop the Worldwide Semiannual AR/VR Spending Guide is also referenced.
"IDC's Worldwide Semiannual AR/VR Spending Guide provides a comprehensive spending forecast in 20 industries with 25+ use cases across 11 technology categories in detail," said Marcus Torchia, research director, IDC's Customer Insights and Analysis Group. "In a rapidly developing market, having a comprehensive spending outlook across 8 regions helps root a worldwide spending outlook for product strategy and partner development."