This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Cognitive/Artificial Intelligence Systems Spending Guide methodology and taxonomy. It should be used as a companion piece for IDC's worldwide semiannual cognitive/artificial intelligence systems and all of IDC's worldwide industry research. Technology suppliers may utilize this approach and structure as well to help them build an industry-focused organization.
"IDC's worldwide semiannual cognitive/artificial intelligence systems present a comprehensive, global, and detailed view of the marketplace," said Marianne Daquila, research manager, IDC's Customer Insights and Analysis group. "It is an invaluable resource to help vendors define and standardize their vocabulary for the cognitive/artificial intelligence systems opportunity."