International Data Corporation (IDC)

IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications, and consumer technology markets. With more than 1,300 analysts worldwide, IDC offers global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries.

IDC's analysis and insight helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community to make fact-based technology decisions and to achieve their key business objectives. Founded in 1964, IDC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world's leading media, data and marketing services company that activates and engages the most influential technology buyers.

IDC in the Middle East & Africa
For the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, IDC retains a coordinated network of offices in Riyadh, Nairobi, Lagos, Johannesburg, Cairo, and Istanbul, with a regional center in Dubai. Our coverage couples local insight with an international perspective to provide a comprehensive understanding of markets in these dynamic regions. Our market intelligence services are unparalleled in depth, consistency, scope, and accuracy. IDC MEA currently fields over 130 analysts, consultants, and conference associates across the region. You can follow IDC MEA on Twitter at @IDCMEA.


IDC MEA's management team possesses unrivaled experience and expertise in the dynamic ICT markets that shape this rapidly emerging region.

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Careers at IDC

At IDC, we truly believe that our people are our biggest asset, and we are willing to take the time to invest in their career paths.

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Press Releases

View all the latest news and insights from IDC MEA, with archived press releases from the last 18 months covering the entire region.

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IDC MEA Offices

Headquartered out of Dubai, IDC MEA leverages local expertise across a network of offices in Riyadh, Nairobi, Lagos, Johannesburg, Cairo, and Istanbul.

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