rsssoftware IDC RSS alerts Cybereason and Google Cloud Join Forces IDC Link Thu, 21 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Michael Suby, Christopher Kissel ESG Risk Management Solutions Are Quickly Coming to Market as Enterprises Expand Their Overall GRC Strategy, According to IDC According to a recent IDC forecast, worldwide ESG risk and reporting software revenues will more than double over the 2020—2025 forecast period, growing to more than $720 million in 2025. Research Press Release Thu, 21 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT CSG Acquires DGIT Systems to Streamline the Complexities of Commercializing Multi-Party Digital Offerings in the 5G Era <P>Complex service offerings involving relationships between communications service providers (Comms SPs), a growing number of partners, and digital customers, are dramatically increasing as 5G networks are deployed. Automation is the key to addressing complexity and in helping to satisfy critical upstream issues that affect downstream systems. CSG's acquisition of DGIT Systems is a good step forward in helping to address the complex B2B2x needs of the expanding 5G services market.</P> IDC Link Wed, 20 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Karl Whitelock Dell ProSupport Client Suite Gets Enhanced to Embed more AI and ML Abilities for Support and Security IDC Link Wed, 20 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Rob Brothers IDC MarketScape: Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan) Vision Artificial Intelligence Software Platform 2021 Vendor Assessment <P>This IDC MarketScape provides an assessment of vision artificial intelligence (AI) software platform service vendors, covering multiple Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) locations and discussing the important success factors for companies looking to leverage vision AI for improved productivity, user experience (UX), and decision recommendation.</P><P>"Vision AI is one of the emerging technology markets," says Christopher Lee Marshall, associate VP, AI and analytics strategies, IDC Asia/Pacific. "It is critical to watch major vendors and more mature market solutions because the early movers tend to consolidate their strengths with greater access to training data, more iterations of algorithm variations, deeper understanding of the operation contexts that are inclusive of constraints and noises, and more systematic approaches to work with solution partners in the ecosystem," he adds.</P> IDC MarketScape Wed, 20 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Christopher Lee Marshall, Jessie Danqing Cai, Sandeep Sharma, Dylan Yap Examples and Case Studies of Organizations Enabling Cross-Enterprise Visibility Through IT/Operational Technology integration in Asia/Pacific (Excluding Japan) Manufacturing <P>IT/operational technology (OT) convergence is a key enabler of a highly responsive and agile organization. The most challenging aspect of the integration space is to understand how to consolidate the operational data and perform additional analyses enabled through technologies, such as Internet of Things (IoT), big data and analytics (BDA), artificial intelligence (AI), and so forth. This document highlights some of the examples in which organizations achieved higher operational productivity and efficiency by effectively streamlining their data streams. </P><P>"The key focus for several organizations is to find a viable way to integrate process data to identify hidden optimization opportunities. The associated implications extend beyond the shop floor and impact organizations' response frameworks regarding value chain disruptions and digital resilience," says Sampath Kumar Venkataswamy, senior research manager, Asia/Pacific Manufacturing Insights.</P> IDC Perspective Tue, 19 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Sampath Kumar Venkataswamy, Gokul Krishna Perumal Global PLM Priorities by Industry <P>This IDC Perspective examines survey responses from more than 800 PLM and SLM decision makers regarding current business concerns, future priorities, and PLM implementation goals. These manufacturing companies are looking forward from the challenges of trade wars and COVID-19 disruptions, to generating new revenue and penetrating new markets. Manufacturers are looking to PLM to enable higher product quality and increased collaboration, as necessary components of a growth strategy while managing increasing product complexity. </P><P>"Manufacturers are in the middle of a strategic transition, from crafting responses to prolonged disruptions to implementing aggressive growth strategies. Mounting costs and delays within product development, production, and support have become untenable. Manufacturers are defining a new normal that addresses the uncertainties of workforces, supply chains, and market demands with greater efficiency, agility, and resilience. For these manufacturers, PLM is the foundation for key initiatives such as higher quality, inclusive collaboration, data-driven innovation, and portfolio management," said John Snow, research director, Product Innovation Strategies at IDC.</P> IDC Perspective Tue, 19 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT John Snow Japan System and Service Management Software Market Shares, 2020: Accelerating the Shift to Cloud Services <P>This IDC study categorizes the Japan system and service management software market by functional market segment and presents vendor share in 2020. The study also offers vendor share in the system and service management cloud services market. Further, the study provides vendor shares in the Japan client endpoint management software market, Japan network management software market, and Japan enterprise mobility management (EMM) software market as related markets.</P><P>"In 2020, the market growth slowed down because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, cloud services continue to show high growth and expanding application areas. Japan's leading vendors are also moving seriously to provide cloud services, and the conversion from system and service management packages to cloud services is in full swing," says Mitsuhiro Iriya, group manager, software and security, IDC Japan.</P> Market Share Tue, 19 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Mitsuhiro Iriya Leading Edge Infrastructure Hardware Vendors' Product Positioning and Partner Accreditations <P>This IDC Market Presentation offers an overview of how the leading edge infrastructure vendors in Europe are positioning their edge-optimized hardware, how broad their edge portfolios are, and to what extent they have implemented partner accreditations as part of their go-to-market strategies for edge solutions. </P> Market Presentation Tue, 19 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Andrew Buss, Gabriele Roberti Print Vendor Transformation Strategies Overview <P>This IDC Market Perspective examines how innovative technology enables print vendors to enhance their print services offerings before evaluating relevant additional business areas for development.</P><P>"Leading print vendors are building differentiated adjacent and new services in Europe. In most cases, these additional growth areas are still in the development stage, often challenged by existing organizational structures that can hamper growth," said Jacqui Hendriks, associate research director, Print Vendor Transformation Strategies. "However, these are exciting times for vendors that can adopt the practices they are promoting and respond to evolving workplace needs, through recruitment, acquisition, and partnerships while leveraging best-of-breed technology innovation."</P> Market Perspective Tue, 19 Oct 2021 04:00:00 GMT Jacqui Hendriks