IDC Research Types
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Vendor Needs and Strategies
Production, replication, and archival are critical aspects of enterprise data life-cycle management. IDC observes that traditional storage administrators and cloud-native developers have different requirements and understanding of storage ...
This IDC study analyzes the worldwide accelerated server market for the 2019–2024 period.
"The worldwide market for accelerated servers is still on a solid five-year 19.0% CAGR growth path despite the economic impact of the COVID-19 ...
Data protection and data security are no longer separate disciplines or tasks for IT organizations. IT leaders are now approaching data protection and security in a holistic manner and vendors are responding with integrated platforms to ...
Christian Klein, newly appointed singular SAP CEO, kicked off the earnings call with a look at 1Q20. The first quarter of 2020 financials reported included (all numbers in non-IFRS):
- Revenue: Non-IFRS cloud revenue was ...
On April 23, Citrix Systems announced its 1Q20 financial results. The company had a strong first quarter, which was a reflection from customers buying more to manage business continuity efforts and work-from-home requirements caused by COVID-19. ...
This IDC study presents forecasts of spending (customer expenditures) for the application management (AM) services market for the 2020–2024 period. The research contained in this forecast includes advice to providers of AM services, an analysis ...
This IDC study provides a brief overview of the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) converged systems market and vendor performance during 3Q19. It discusses market trends and assesses surveys to understand how converged systems adoption ...
On April 10, 2020, in a rare show of united front against a novel common adversary, Google and Apple announced a joint partnership with the intent of providing an anonymous contact tracing capability for COVID-19 infections. The unique proposal ...
On April 2, 2020, Microsoft held a Business Application Virtual Launch Event. The online event covered highlights of over 400 new capabilities in the 2020 wave 1 release of Dynamics 365 and Power Platform, as well as reminders of recent ...
On April 3, PwC announced the availability of Check-In, a precision platform designed to improve confidence by providing a real-time view of workforce productivity and risk exposure.
This IDC study provides a container forecast that represents the installed base of container hosts and container instances in IT environments for the 2018–2023 period.
"Containers allow for agile and automated deployment of modern ...
This IDC study is one deliverable in a three-part series titled, "Container Infrastructure Software Market Assessment."
"Containers are still an emerging technology for the enterprise. This IDC study based on in-depth interviews with ...
This IDC Special Study is one deliverable in a three-part series titled "Container Infrastructure Software Market Assessment." This document includes IDC's analysis on container infrastructure deployment and user challenges based on a survey ...
During the Atlassian virtual summit, SmartBear software announced the acquisition of the Test Management for Jira (TM4J) solution, a test management app for Jira from London-based Adaptavist, best known for its Atlassian partnership as a ...