IDC Research Types
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Focuses on the important decisions that business and IT professionals make every day.
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Vendor Needs and Strategies
This IDC Perspective provides rationale and strategies to governments for developing a plan for IT culture transformation and discusses tactics that have worked across all industries. It includes guidance to government CIOs on how to make ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the OpenText Analyst Relations Summit held on February 19-20 in Boston, Massachusetts. OpenText executives presented the company's direction, financial results, and vision and strategy as the company transitions ...
This IDC study discusses the use of intelligence to manage the balance between structured work and emergent work. As the industry moves into the second chapter of the 3rd Platform, the balance of what enterprises considered to be work is ...
This IDC Perspective provides a data-driven overview of the current technology employment market. This document is aimed at helping business and IT decision makers better understand the rapidly growing market segments of the technology employment ...
IDC Innovators are emerging vendors with revenue <$100 million that have demonstrated either a groundbreaking business model or an innovative new technology — or both. This IDC Innovators study profiles Claro, Eightfold, SeekOut, and ...
This IDC Perspective looks at key developments and news in the European hospitals industry in 4Q19.
"The last quarter of 2019 saw a rise in investments in electronic health records. European hospitals are investing in solutions that ...
This IDC Perspective provides a step-by-step guide to CIOs who seek to enable the critical "agile IT" capabilities that the enterprise needs to deliver on the promise of the business-led digital transformation journey. Combining a clear ...
This IDC report highlights the need for highly competent capabilities — skills, infrastructure, and platforms — necessary for Data-to-Digital. Using the IDC Data-to-Digital framework and IDC Data-to-Digital Quality Characteristics spectrum, ...
This IDC Perspective shares where support organizations should be going and what they should be thinking about to become more effective and efficient when delivering support and maintenance.
Think outside the box! Keeping workloads ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation explores the current context of intelligent and robotic process automation (IPA, RPA) among utilities. It looks at the strategic imperative of automation in the context of digital transformation (DX) of operations ...
"Manufacturers are constantly seeking ways to develop new products more rapidly and to shorten time to market, thus improving the customer value proposition. Collaborative platforms, IoT-based data, digital twins, and connected enterprise ...
In the wake of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic crisis, Google, Red Hat, IBM, and Adobe in March 2020 joined a growing list of major DevOps conference producers who are canceling flagship physical conferences and replacing them with free, ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the highlights of the NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference (GTC) China event held on December 17-20, 2019 in Suzhou China, during which NVIDIA provided detailed updates on its products, solutions, and strategy. ...
This IDC study highlights the results of IDC's 2019 United States Service Parts Management in Manufacturing MaturityScape Benchmark Survey and is a supplement to IDC MaturityScape: Service Parts Management ...
This IDC study considers the technologies that make PaaS viable and consumable and attractive for customers today that are deploying modern, cloud-native applications.
"Platform as a service is evolving in a number of ways to embrace ...
This IDC Perspective provides insight into the emerging concept of software-defined automation (SDA) that is poised to take hold in operational settings in the coming years. SDA signals a shift from utilizing automation as a tool for efficiency ...
This IDC Perspective addresses the challenge of adopting and scaling DevOps. The new digital economy is moving at breakneck speed, and organizations that do not modernize their application delivery practices will be left behind and ultimately ...
This IDC Perspective looks at key developments and news in the European healthcare provider industry in 4Q19.
"The last quarter of 2019 saw a rise in investments related to what IDC calls the Future of Work. European healthcare organizations ...
This IDC Perspective offers HR, IT, and other key senior executives (CFO, analytics, chief experience officer, and others) insights on the imperative for the implementation of a digital employee experience (EX) program and the business mandate ...
This IDC Perspective extends the artificial intelligence (AI) automation framework by looking at data integration and intelligence activities and analyzes them within the context of IDC's AI-based automation framework.
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation studies the key trends that will drive customer experience (CX) in retail, where it is still considered a top business priority and a key differentiator, over the next several years. It provides an overview ...