rssbigdata IDC RSS alerts Multiplied Innovation: Scaling a Technology Revolution in Saudi Arabia <P>Some of Saudi Arabia's most influential senior executives and decision makers joined top-level strategists from technology firms, telecommunications operators, and IT service providers for the "IDC Directions 2019" conference at The Ritz-Carlton, Riyadh on February 5, 2019. The event provided in-depth insights into how digital transformation, innovation accelerators, cloud, IT security, the Internet of Things, and Smart Cities are driving the growth of Saudi Arabia's ICT ecosystem. This growth is in line with the goals of the kingdom's National Transformation Program and its Saudi Vision 2030 development blueprint.</P> Market Presentation Wed, 20 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Hamza Naqshbandi, Uzair Mujtaba, Jawad Khalil, Mufasir Yousuf IDC Market Glance: Intelligent Urban Transportation, 1Q19 <P>This IDC Market Glance provides a snapshot of the current intelligent urban transportation landscape globally, including the definitions of the major segments of the market, the structure of the market, and the vendors participating in each segment.</P> Market Presentation Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Mark Zannoni 한국IDC, 국내 빅데이터 및 분석 시장 2022년 2조 2천억 전망 2018년 2월 14일, 서울 – IT 시장분석 및 컨설팅 기관인 인터내셔날데이터코퍼레이션코리아 (International Data Corporation Korea Ltd., 이하 한국IDC, 대표 정민영, )는 최근 발표한 '국내 빅데이터 및 분석 시장 전망 , 2018-2022 ' 연구 보고서에서 국내 빅데이터 및 분석 시장은 향후 5년간 연평균 10.9%로 성장하여 2022년 약 2조 2천억원의 규모에 이를 것으로 전망했다. 해당 시장의 성장은 빠르게 변화하는 비즈니스 환경에 대처하면서 데이터 흐름을 실시간으로 수집하고 분석하는 것이 과거에 비해 중요한 화두가 되고있기 때문으로 보여진다. 인공지능 시스템 구축 수요를 충족하기 위한 데이터의 필요성 증가도 시장 성장에 기여한 것으로 보인다. Research Press Release Thu, 14 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Alibaba’s Cloud Operation in Indonesia to Open New Growth Opportunities for Local Organizations JAKARTA, February 14th, 2019 – IDC believes that there will be a rise in datacenter consolidations and migrations with the second launch of Alibaba’s Cloud operation in Indonesia. The launch of new datacenters in Indonesia show that there is an extensive shift in business priorities that is driving the local enterprises to adopt multi-cloud strategies. Therefore, the demand for hosting infrastructure services will increase as more enterprises in Indonesia are investing in digital transformation (DX) journey. Corporate Press Release Wed, 13 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT IDC MaturityScape: Data Excellence 1.0 <P>This IDC study describes the IDC MaturityScape for data excellence, a framework for identifying the stages, critical measures, outcomes, and actions required for IT organizations to effectively evolve to the data excellence as a critical enabler of the digital transformation of their enterprise. This study enables business and technology executives to identify areas in need of enhancement in support of digital transformation in five key areas or disciplines of information transformation. The IDC MaturityScape for data excellence enables an organization to assess its competency and maturity and use a baseline in defining short-term and long-term goals and plans for improvements. It also enables executives to prioritize and obtain guidance in leveraging and managing what is potentially their fastest-growing asset: the data asset. With this document, an organization can use a comprehensive set of objective criteria to benchmark its maturity against an industry benchmark — in the quest to achieve facts-based and data-driven decision making and derive desired outcomes based on business-oriented organizational goals.</P><P>"While learning varies between human learning from information and machines learning from data, the management of valuable knowledge and insights — "learning" — is increasingly becoming a compound process with close human-machine collaboration," says Serge Findling, vice president of research with IDC's IT Executive Programs (IEP). "Leaders in data excellence must treat data and information like any other asset, invest in a range of technology and people to distill insight into monetary value, and invest in organizational capabilities focused on leveraging data."</P> IDC MaturityScape Wed, 13 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Serge Findling, Dan Vesset Worldwide Converged Systems Support and Deployment Services Forecast, 2019–2023 <P>This IDC study provides IDC's forecast for the converged systems support and deployment services market for the 2019-2023 period.</P><P>"The hardware support and deployment market is overall a slow growing and very mature segment," says Rob Brothers, vice president, Datacenter and Support Solutions. "Hyperconverged systems is one of the bright spots of very good growth, providing innovation and efficiencies for enterprises."</P> Market Forecast Wed, 13 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Rob Brothers IDC Market Glance: Infrastructure Systems, Platforms, and Technologies, 1Q19 <P>This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the current infrastructure systems, platforms, and technologies landscape; describes the structure and segments of the market; and illustrates the vendors participating in each segment.</P> Market Presentation Mon, 11 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Stephen Belanger Quarterly European Smart City Update, Q1 2019 <P>This IDC Government Insights Perspective describes key European Smart City activities from October 2018 to December 2018. The report provides insight into major ICT contracts signed, projects and pilots launched, product announcements, and business developments. The report looks at major initiatives around five common strategic goals of cities, namely economic development and civic engagement, sustainable planning and administration, data-driven public safety, resilient energy and infrastructure, and intelligent transportation.</P><P>"We see growing interest in Smart City platforms that integrate data, applications, and urban services across operational domains for multiple stakeholders such as city planners, citizens, and businesses." — Senior Research Analyst Julia Neuschmid, IDC Government Insights</P> Market Perspective Fri, 08 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Julia Neuschmid Worldwide Telecommunications 1H18 Update: Investment in Digital Technologies Takes the Center Stage <P>This IDC Market Perspective presents the trends of service providers' capital expenditure by region in general.</P><P>"The consolidated capex numbers for operators worldwide further declined by 2.9% to reach $300.9 billion in 2017 as operator revenue fails to keep pace with the capex demand. As the industry starts to look at 5G, service providers need to identify practical ways to increase their revenue streams by building a bridge between the existing and new technologies." — Venkatesh Mahale, assistant research manager, Worldwide Telecommunications Research at IDC</P> Market Perspective Fri, 08 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Courtney Munroe, Venkatesh Mahale, Ragupathy Vellappa How Do European Organizations Measure BDA Performance? <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight provides details on the importance for European companies to evaluate their Big Data and Analytics (BDA) environments with the right set of technical performance metrics. Respondents are European companies with more than 10 employees, covering the most important industry sectors.</P><P>The analysis is based on data from IDC's <I>EMEA EU </I><I>DataBench</I><I> Survey</I> in October 2018. </P> IDC Survey Spotlight Thu, 07 Feb 2019 05:00:00 GMT Erica Spinoni