rsscloudcomputing IDC RSS alerts 2018 Western European Corporate Banking Insights: Security Trumps Compliance <P>This IDC Survey provides an overview of the key findings from IDC's 2017 <I>European Vertical Markets Survey</I>. This cross-industry survey identifies key investment priorities and the adoption of 3rd Platform technologies in Europe. This report takes a detailed view of the responses from corporate banking organizations. </P><P>Security runs like a red thread across the investment priorities of European corporate banks, from cybersecurity spending; investments in Big Data analytics, particularly around compliance, risk, and security; as well as cloud security spending. </P><P>This presentation is addressed to technology buyers to identify trending themes, spending priorities, and business requirements of the European financial services industry. It also provides valuable benchmarks for financial institutions on where competitors and peers are driving investments and innovation.</P> IDC Survey Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Thomas Zink EMEA Enterprise Network Equipment Market Shares, 2017: A Step to Smarter Networks <P>This IDC study presents a market share analysis of the enterprise network equipment market, including the Ethernet switch, router, and WLAN markets across EMEA in 2017. </P><P>"The EMEA enterprise networking market is going through some interesting changes. Virtualization, artificial intelligence, digitalization from one side, and the desire to cut unnecessary costs in the long term will force enterprises to invest in new infrastructure," said Ksenia Efimova, senior research analyst, IDC Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.</P> Market Share Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Peter Kosinar, Ksenia Efimova GTreasury Acquires Visual Risk, Expanding Its Global Footprint <P>Treasury management is becoming more complex, and treasury professionals are under tremendous strain to monitor and management their company's financial assets. The problem is exacerbated by the ever-changing financial regulatory landscape and consistently shrinking treasury technology and operational budgets. Amid this environment, treasury professionals are looking for tools to help them do their job efficiently and effectively. Treasury professionals need treasury software that goes beyond simply recording and facilitating financial transactions. They want software that provides valuable insights critical to their strategic operation. </P> IDC Link Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Kevin Permenter Market Analysis Perspective: European Financial Services, 2018 <P>This IDC Market Analysis Perspective explores the European financial services sector where financial institutions seek to keep pace with dramatic and sometimes ambiguous regulatory change, while adapting to a rapidly changing operating environment and new customer requirements. New technologies around platforms, artificial intelligence (AI), and distributed ledgers force financial institutions to rethink their traditional business and operating models and move toward a more digital, open, and data-driven ecosystem. As the industry is embarking on the "open" journey, which in our view is a logical continuance of the digital transformation, we see financial institutions experimenting with new business models such as data monetization and lifestyle banking as well as co-innovation operating models. This will fundamentally transform the way banks interact with their customers as well as how they consume products and services from their suppliers.</P><P>This technology-vendor-centric presentation focuses on the current and future state of the European financial services sector, including top trends, IT spending forecasts, and advice to financial institutions to stay on top of the fast-evolving ecosystem.</P> Market Analysis Perspective Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Thomas Zink The New Paradigm for IT Business and Financial Metrics: Enabling Next-Generation IT <P>This IDC Presentation addresses the growing recognition that IT needs a new way of structuring and addressing the connection between IT and the success of digital transformation (DX) initiatives. IDC's DX performance scorecard helps measure these new contributions of IT to the business. The DX performance scorecard is designed around five key success metrics, each of which is driven by IT technology advancements enabled by the 3rd Platform. For organizations that compete in the digital transformation arena, this IDC Presentation provides an approach to defining metrics that reflect IT's true value to the business. </P><P>"The development of good KPIs to measure an organization's digital transformation requires a methodology that can whittle down the connections between the business's critical success factors and the elements of the business that must be measured to monitor and steer successful outcomes," says Bob Multhaup, adjunct analyst with IDC's IT Executive Programs (IEP).</P> Tech Buyer Presentation Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Robert Multhaup 2018年 国内インダストリークラウドディレクトリー <P>本調査レポートは、国内インダストリークラウド(IC)市場におけるプレイヤー(サービスプロバイダー:SP)の状況について、どのようなSPが存在するのか、あるいは各社の取り組みの動向について定性的にまとめたものである。</P><P>草創期にある国内IC市場において、ICサービスプロバイダーが、従来のITベンダーやITユーザーをベースとして、徐々に生まれつつある状況にある。国内IC市場で顕在化しているSPは、少なくとも現時点では、いずれもICによる収益規模の面では限定的である。各社の戦略を俯瞰すると、先進的SPの多くは短期的収益ではなく、産業特化データの収集/統合/分析を行う「プラットフォームとしての価値増加」にフォーカスする傾向が強い。</P><P>IDC Japan ITサービスのシニアマーケットアナリストである植村 卓弥は、「IC発展の重要な鍵となるアプリケーション層の発展のため、プラットフォーム提供型SPは、自社だけでなくパートナーによる支援サービス(プロフェッショナルサービス)を効果的に活用し、産業に蓄積した知見をプラットフォーム上で展開するアプリケーションプロバイダーを育成する必要がある」と述べている。</P> Market Perspective Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Takuya Uemura Multicloud Perception in Europe is Evolving, But Most Stuck in a Passive Approach <P>This Spotlight covers multicloud perception findings from IDC's <I>European </I><I>Multicloud</I><I> Survey</I>, 2018. Survey results show that most European organizations have a passive approach toward developing a multicloud strategy, which can expose them to control loss.</P> IDC Survey Spotlight Wed, 18 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Giorgio Nebuloni 2018年 国内エンタープライズインフラストラクチャの選定基準分析 <P>第3のプラットフォーム(クラウド、ビッグデータ/アナリティクス、モビリティ、ソーシャル技術)を活用して、企業としての新しい価値の創出や競争優位の確立を目指すデジタルトランスフォーメーション(DX)の進展がITインフラの選定に影響を与えている。</P><P>本調査レポートは、2018年2月に実施したエンタープライズインフラストラクチャに関するユーザー調査データを基にDXの進展がITインフラの選定に与える影響を分析する。具体的には、DXの進展やパブリッククラウドの普及に伴うITインフラ選定基準の変化、ハイブリッドクラウドとオンプレミスインフラの関係、OpenStackやコンテナ技術といった新技術の普及状況、ITインフラ選定に与える影響を分析する。</P> IDC Survey Tue, 17 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Yukihisa Hode Worldwide DevOps Software Forecast, 2018–2022: Initial Forecast First Look <P>This IDC study provides a forecast for the worldwide DevOps software market for 2018–2022.</P><P>According to IDC estimates, the worldwide DevOps software market achieved a level of $2.9 billion in 2017. The market is forecast to reach $6.6 billion in 2022, driven by enterprise investments in software-driven innovation to create business value, adoption of microservices-based application architectures and associated development methodologies, and the increased investment by CTOs and CEOs in highly collaborative and automated application development and operational processes," explains Stephen Elliot, program VP, DevOps. "As of 2017, almost all software vendors have delivered technology and customer guidance to enable their products and cloud services to more easily integrate with DevOps processes and tools that will accelerate the growth of DevOps software revenue through 2022."</P> Market Forecast Tue, 17 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Stephen Elliot, Melinda-Carol Ballou, Larry Carvalho, Tim Grieser Cisco Live Melbourne 2018: The Intent-Based Datacenter Role in Driving a Successful Digital Transformation Journey <P>From March 6 to 9, Cisco Systems, Inc. held its Cisco Live 2018 in Melbourne, Australia, with the theme of "You're IT." The event has brought Cisco executives, engineers, customers, partners, analysts, and the press together to understand Cisco's technologies and the role Cisco is playing in assisting enterprise customers with their digital journeys. This IDC Market Note provides key highlights from the event as well as insights in the form of commentary and suggestions to help Cisco and its customers better understand the datacenter business within a broader market context.</P> Market Note Mon, 16 Apr 2018 04:00:00 GMT Cynthia Ho, Glen Duncan