idcpressreleases http://www.idc.com/rss/2672.do IDC RSS alerts IDC Government Insights Reveals 2017 Rankings of Top 50 Vendors and Top 25 Enterprises Selling IT to Federal Government http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43079317 IDC Government Insights identified the winners of the 2017 IDC Government Insights Federal IT Rankings. Research Press Release Wed, 20 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT Growth in All-Flash Arrays and Midrange Systems Helps Ease the External Storage Market Decline in EMEA, Says IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA43075217 LONDON, September 19, 2017 — Total EMEA external storage systems value fell by 2.9% in dollars in the second quarter of 2017 but remained fairly flat at -0.1% in euros, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) EMEA Quarterly Disk Storage Systems Tracker 2Q17. Corporate Press Release Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT IDC Energy Insights Forecasts Western European Utilities' Total Year-End IT Spending to Reach $15.2 Billion in 2017 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prEMEA43075617 MILAN, September 19, 2017 — According to a new IDC Energy Insights study, Western European utilities' total year-end IT spending is expected to reach $15.2 billion in 2017. The study, Western Europe Utilities Industry IT Spending 2016–2021 Forecast (IDC #EMEA41387717, August 2017), shows that electricity companies continue to take the largest share at 64.7% ($9.85 billion). The gas and water segments are considerably smaller but still important, and over the past couple of years they have taken a larger share of Western European utilities' IT spending. Research Press Release Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Ethernet Switch and Router Trackers Show Improved Growth in Second Quarter of 2017 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43073317 The worldwide Ethernet switch market (Layer 2/3) recorded $6.43 billion in revenue in Q2 2017, an increase of 7.8% year over year. Meanwhile, the worldwide total enterprise and service provider (SP) router market recorded $3.92 billion in revenue in Q2 2017, increasing 6.7% on a year-over-year basis. Tracker Press Release Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT Dell and ASUS See Solid Year-Over-Year Growth in Worldwide PC Monitor Market in Second Quarter of 2017, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43073017 Worldwide PC monitor shipments totaled 28.5 million units in 2Q17, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly PC Monitor Tracker. Tracker Press Release Mon, 18 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT UTM and Firewall Growth Drive the Worldwide Security Appliance Market Expansion in Q2 2017, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43066017 According to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Security Appliance Tracker, worldwide security appliance market revenues increased 9.2% year over year in Q2 2017 to $3.0 billion and shipments grew 7.0% year over year to 706,186 units. Tracker Press Release Mon, 18 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Enterprise WLAN Market Sees Stronger Growth in Second Quarter of 2017 as Wireless Digital Transformation Continues, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43065517 The combined consumer and enterprise worldwide wireless local area network (WLAN) market segments grew 2.5% year over year in the second quarter of 2017, finishing at $2.37 billion, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly WLAN Tracker. Tracker Press Release Fri, 15 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT Growth in Wearables Shows No Signs of Wearing Out with Double-Digit Gains Forecast Through 2021, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS43058317 According to a new IDC Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker forecast, vendors will ship a total of 121.7 million wearable devices this year, marking a 16.6% increase from the 104.4 million units shipped in 2016. Tracker Press Release Thu, 14 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT Worldwide Enterprise Storage Market Grew 2.9% in the Second Quarter, According to IDC http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prUS42913717 Total worldwide enterprise storage systems factory revenue was up 2.9% year over year and reached $10.8 billion in the second quarter of 2017 (2Q17), according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker. Tracker Press Release Thu, 14 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT IDC Financial Insights Unveils 10 Fast Growing FinTechs for Thailand at FinTech Innovation Summit 2017 http://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=prAP43059517 BANGKOK, September 14th, 2017 – IDC Financial Insights today unveiled a list of 10 fast growing fintechs in Thailand, part of the broader FinTech 101 list for Asia/Pacific, at the FinTech Innovation Summit 2017 held at Siam Kempinski, Bangkok. “IDC’s FinTech Fast 101” refers to the fast-growing fintech players in Asia/Pacific based on extensive on-ground analysis of the dominant fintech players in the region. Corporate Press Release Wed, 13 Sep 2017 04:00:00 GMT