TECH SUPPLIER May 2020 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # US46298420
Security and Accelerated Cloud Migration Inextricably Linked Due to the Effects of COVID-19
The IDC Survey Spotlight is based on the results of the third of a series of six surveys to outline the impact that COVID-19 is having on the technology industry. Accelerated cloud migration demands improved security strategy services and system buildout in light of COVID-19 based on IDC's COVID-19 Impact on IT Spending Survey of 555 IT professionals.
Over 35% of respondents will move to the cloud more aggressively and make changes to security strategy and systems, suggesting that these two responses are perhaps connected.