rsssoftware IDC RSS alerts IDC Expects an Increase in Managed Services Deals in 2024 Following a Steady Increase in Enterprise Technology Spending According to the IDC Services Contract Database, about 1,800 managed services deals were signed in 2023 worth more than $100 billion in contract value. Tracker Press Release Mon, 22 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT IDC: 65% of Indian IT Buyers to Embrace as-a-service Models for Key Workloads by 2028 IDC Reveals Future of Digital Infrastructure Predictions for India Research Press Release Mon, 22 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Konica Minolta and Fujifilm Business Innovation Feasibility Study for a Potential Strategic Alliance IDC Link Mon, 22 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Robert Palmer, Keith Kmetz, Sharon McNee, Jacqui Hendriks, Phil Sargeant OceanBase开发者大会2024:All-in-one一体化数据库 <P>OceanBase作为分布式数据库行业的代表厂商,通过持续的技术创新,不断加速并深化分布式数据库市场的技术内涵,引领行业向前发展。第二届OceanBase开发者大会中,Oceanbase 4.3的产品将分布式数据库HTAP能力和一体化能力进一步提高,并将云数据库作为OceanBase未来发展的重要方向之一。</P> IDC Link Mon, 22 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Len Li, Yanxia Lu GenAI Awareness, Readiness, and Commitment: 2024 Outlook — GenAI Plans and Implications for External Services Providers, AI-Ready Infrastructure, AI Platforms, and GenAI Applications <P>This IDC Survey discusses the 2024 outlook for GenAI awareness, readiness, and commitment. At the start of 2024, enterprises were fully engaged in the transition to AI everywhere. The development of investment plans and setting priorities, which started in 2023, is now set for 2024 and early 2025. IT leaders recognize that GenAI models/platforms are major new workloads that will require new approaches for making app, AI platform, and AI-ready infrastructure build/buy decisions.</P><P>This 2024 outlook document based on IDC's 2024 <I>Future Enterprise Resiliency and Spending (FERS) </I><I>Survey</I><I>,</I> <I>Wave 1</I><I>,</I> investigates how IT and business leaders in enterprises around the world are assessing GenAI's potential impacts on their organizations. It is the first of four (quarterly) IDC documents based on GenAI-centric FERS surveys that will investigate the implications of GenAI across regions, technologies, and industries. They will focus on issues related to GenAI adoption and the implications for IT investment, governance, and partnering decisions. It also explores enterprise leaders' GenAI road map plans as well as the potential challenges and risks that GenAI poses for organizations.</P> IDC Survey Sun, 21 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Rick Villars, Jennifer Hamel, Mary Johnston Turner, Neil Ward-Dutton, Mickey North Rizza, Marci Maddox HP Rallies Partners to Drive Sustainable Growth <P>This IDC Market Note provides an overview of the key themes and announcements in the HP Amplify Partner Conference 2024 related to the vendor's partner ecosystem and sustainability initiatives. The event took place on March 5-7, 2024, in Las Vegas.</P> Market Note Sun, 21 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Angela Salmeron, Andreas Storz IDC:IT基础设施现代化需求将继续推动中国软件定义存储和超融合系统市场健康增长 北京,2024年4月15日——IDC于近日发布了《中国软件定义存储 (SDS)及超融合存储系统 (HCI)市场季度跟踪报告,2023年第四季度》。报告数据显示,AI、云计算等工作场景的落地将在2024年切实推动SDS和HCI在中国企业级存储市场的增长。 Tracker Press Release Sun, 21 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Market Insights: Generative AI in ITSM and ESM <P>This IDC Market Presentation presents findings from IDC's central research on technology leaders' generative AI (GenAI) plans, focusing on implications for the IT service management (ITSM) and enterprise service management (ERM) market. Technology leaders plan to implement GenAI and see many benefits, but they also have specific concerns that they look to vendors and partners to address. "Technology leaders expect GenAI to have a significant effect on IT service and operations, process and task automation generally, and employee engagement, and they look for guidance with implementation," said Snow Tempest, research manager for IT Service Management at IDC.</P> Market Presentation Sun, 21 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Snow Tempest Oracle Ushers in a New Era for Oracle Database Users with Generative AI <P>This IDC Market Note summarizes key capabilities of new AI-related features of Oracle Database 23c and considers how these features can revolutionize data access for their users. It discusses Oracle Autonomous Database Select AI and Oracle Database 23c AI Vector Search in some detail and offers suggestions regarding the benefit of their use.</P><P>"Oracle Database has had key generative AI features to serve the needs of DBAs, developers, and end users since September 2023. A number of key new functions are included, a few of which are discussed herein," says Carl Olofson, research vice president, Data Management Software research, at IDC. "These capabilities deliver on a dream of database technologists for decades: that of providing nontechnical users the ability to find and access any data anywhere in the enterprise, including both content files and databases, without needing to know a data access language, and without even having to know what files or database to examine."</P> Market Note Sun, 21 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Carl W. Olofson GenAI Implications for the Customer Experience Application Ecosystem <P>This IDC Survey shares insights from IDC's 2024 <I>Future Enterprise Resiliency and Spending (FERS) Survey, Wave 1,</I> which examined how business leaders (n = 881) worldwide perceive GenAI's influence on their organizations. Conducted across leaders representing various regions, technologies, departments, company sizes, and industries, IDC's <I>FERS</I><I>,</I><I> Wave 1</I><I>,</I> delves into GenAI adoption issues and their impact on IT investment, governance, and partnerships. </P><P>Notably, this presentation focuses on the customer experience domain (including sales, marketing, service, and related sectors) and highlights key functional priorities for consideration within the rapidly evolving AI-everywhere landscape. While most data is presented at the global level (with some segmentation for SMB versus enterprise), additional crosstabs may be available through custom engagements. </P> IDC Survey Fri, 19 Apr 2024 04:00:00 GMT Roger Beharry Lall