IDC Research Types
Lists the analyst members of a topical team. Outlines general areas of coverage and any specialties.
Provides brief overview coverage of what is happening in a market.
IDC MaturityScape Benchmark
- Financial announcements
- Product announcements
- Mergers and acquisitions or divestitures
- Response to news
Methods and Practices
Top 10 Predictions
IDC Survey Spotlight
Market Analysis Perspective
Customer Needs and Strategies
Focuses on the important decisions that business and IT professionals make every day.
Industry Developments and Models
Provides a study and interpretation of the results of a demand- or supply-side survey.
Vendor Needs and Strategies
This IDC study explores the technology elements necessary for manufacturers across the industry to digitally transform the new product development and introduction (NPDI) process.
"A big reason for a digital platform approach to NPDI ...
This IDC study examines the growing impact of digital transformation (3rd Platform and innovation accelerators) on IT and business services markets. 3rd Platform technologies, the combination of pillar (cloud, big data/analytics, mobility, ...
This study analyzes the equipment capex and total CAPEX in the region for both fixed-line and mobile networks. Mobile network spending represents roughly 66–72% of the total equipment CAPEX in the region.
"The proliferation of LTE ...
This IDC study is the eighth yearly assessment of next-generation telecom operators in Asia/Pacific. The primary focus of this study is to assess service providers' capabilities to meet the telecommunication and ICT needs of various customer ...
This IDC study is designed as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Connected Consumer Spending Guide and provides a detailed description of the taxonomy, definitions, and methodology supporting IDC's Connected Consumer research globally. ...
This IDC Special Study sizes and forecasts Canadian ICT spending by companies in the cannabis industry. The study looks at the impact of ICT spending by Canadian cannabis companies. What 2nd and 3rd Platform technologies will they purchase ...
This IDC study presents the five-year forecast for the U.S. business use smartphone market in terms of shipments by operating system and user segment (consumer, individual liable, and corporate liable). It is part of IDC's continuing research ...
This IDC study characterizes the mobile game and handheld console game marketplace through 2024. The forecast assesses dynamics in four regions: North America, Western Europe, Asia/Pacific, and the rest of the world (ROW). Smartphone and ...
This IDC study presents the five-year forecast for the worldwide business use of smartphone shipments by operating system and user type (consumer, individual liable, and corporate liable). It is part of IDC's continuing research with respect ...
This IDC Study categorizes Japanese industries into 21 industries consisting of 17 enterprise categories and 4 nonenterprise categories of government, local government, education, personal and consumer services, and reports the actual amount ...
This IDC Web Conference presents IDC's outlook for the telecom industry in Europe in 2020. It is a presentation version of the accompanying document European Telecoms in 2020: An Industry Outlook (IDC #EUR146043220, February 2020). ...
This IDC Web Conference covers IDC's Virtual MWC Telco Brunch. Every year at the Mobile World Congress (MWC), IDC hosts an event where we present our thoughts on hot topics likely to feature at the show. In 2020, MWC was an unfortunate early ...
This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's Worldwide Artificial Intelligence Spending Guide methodology and taxonomy. This document should be used as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Artificial Intelligence Spending Guide ...
This IDC PlanScape provides an in-depth look at the impact of 5G and V2X on transportation (e.g., automotive and Smart City) communications. This includes looking at deployment timelines, differences in protocols, the need for V2X with 5G, ...
This IDC study assesses a range of sensor technologies used for position and movement tracking and 3D sensing for augmented and virtual reality head-mounted displays (HMDs). This study focuses on a range of position tracking methodologies, ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by Stephen Minton on the latest IT spending data and leading economic indicators for tech budget trends, alongside updated market sizing and forecasts from the IDC Worldwide Black Book: Live ...
These event proceedings were presented at IDC Directions in March 2020.
By 2023, the global economy will reach a tipping point, as products and services from digitally transformed enterprises drive over half of global GDP. The impact ...