target audience: TECH SUPPLIER Publication date: Dec 2022 - Document type: Market Note - Doc Document number: # US49936622
Web 3.0 and Its Role in the Metaverse and How to Prepare the Infrastructure for What Is Coming
This IDC Market Note looks at the differences between Web3 and the metaverse and talks about what IT infrastructure vendors should be ready for when the metaverse finally arrives. IDC defines Web3 as a collection of open technologies, including blockchain, and protocols that support the natively trusted use and storage of decentralized data, knowledge, and value. One of the main objectives of Web3 is to simplify and improve the customer experience through more straightforward access to inherently secure profiling information and data.