Jul 2017 - Taxonomy - Doc # US42915817
IDC's Worldwide Wearable Device Tracker Taxonomy, 2017
By: Jitesh UbraniSenior Research Analyst, Worldwide Mobile Device Trackers, Ramon T. LlamasResearch Director, Mobile Devices and AR/VR, Ryan ReithProgram Vice President, Worldwide Mobile Device Trackers, Francisco AlmeidaSenior Research Analyst, European Mobile Devices, Francisco JeronimoAssociate VP, Devices, IDC EMEA, Ko ShikitaResearch Manager, Communications, IDC Japan, Stefania LorenzAssociate Vice President, PCs, Systems & Infrastructure Solutions, CEMA, Manish NargasSenior Analyst, Consumer and Mobile Research, Jiri TerselSenior Research Analyst, Tablets, Systems & Infrastructure Solutions, Central and Eastern Europe, Paola SorianoResearch & Consulting Manager, Personal Devices, Latin America, Kenneth LiewAssociate Research Director, Client Devices
This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview and definitions for wearable devices. The definitions provided in this document represent the scope of IDC's wearable devices hardware research.
This taxonomy outlines market segmentations and measurement methodologies for the wearable devices industry, including classification by technology, vendor, geography, and revenue metrics.
"IDC's worldwide wearable devices taxonomy presents a standardized and detailed framework of the wearable devices market," said Ryan Reith, program vice president for IDC's Worldwide Mobile Device Trackers. "The taxonomy document serves as a guideline to better understand and use IDC's wearable devices research."