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This IDC study provides details of the connectivity services and associated technology subsegments based on IDC's Worldwide Internet of Things Spending Guide. This document is to be used as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation discusses the strategic implications of the COVID-19 crisis on the European telco markets.
Telecommunications markets are among the sectors that experience challenges to fulfill their role as facilitator ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight provides a perspective on the slowing momentum in the U.S. virtual pay TV or vMVPD (virtual multichannel programming distributor) market. As subscriber losses continue to be posted by some U.S. vMVPDs, recent survey ...
This IDC Presentation presents the results of IDC's European Vertical Market Survey, 2019–2020 pertaining to banking in Europe. The results provide an overview of how the banking industry in Europe is evolving across countries. The survey ...
After little M&A activity in the telco sector for a period, the industry saw two acquisition announcements in quick succession. There is a common thread to these transactions; both sellers are non-telco organisations divesting adjacent ...
This IDC Web Conference presents an updated review of the latest outlook for consumer technology markets in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. IDC's David Myhrer discusses findings from the new IDC Purchase and Subscription Indexes and ...
This IDC Market Perspective is the second of two documents on the emerging cloud-streamed gaming (CSG) market. This document primarily focuses on the infrastructure and technologies enabling the CSG services of the four major international ...
This IDC Perspective provides a step-by-step guide for CIOs and digital transformation leaders who want to deliver value as part of a business transition through post-pandemic normalization and a coming recession. It brings together best-practice ...
This IDC Survey offers insight from IDC's CMO Advisory Tech Marketing Benchmark Survey from the past 10 years. It discusses how marketing has changed during the decade. The document highlights marketing's role expansion, digital becoming ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides a snapshot of COVID-19's implications on the European retail market. It offers an overview of retailers' existing innovation initiatives to respond to COVID-19 across different retail subsectors ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Hospitality, Dining, and Travel team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the worldwide hospitality, dining, and travel industry over the next ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Payments team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the worldwide payments industry over the next one to five years. Senior IT leaders and line-of-business ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Worldwide Smart Cities team on the key predictions that will impact CIOs and IT professionals in the Smart Cities environment over the next one to five years. Senior IT leaders and line-of-business ...
This IDC Perspective outlines the challenges of supporting the massive shift of enterprise workforces to work-from-home environments during widespread COVID-19 quarantine and stay-at-home orders. The document provides IT decision makers ...
This IDC Market Glance provides a snapshot of current landscape of service life-cycle management (SLM) technology solutions, products, platforms, and services, offering a perspective on some of the notable players and detailing the segment ...
This IDC study presents the forecast for the worldwide networked video entertainment device market for the 2020–2024 period.
"Networked video entertainment devices remain popular as competition forces prices down and services are expanding ...
This IDC Perspective outlines how grocery retailers should invest in their businesses to become more adaptable and scalable to service the customer better now and into the future. Investments in technology, business process, strategic business ...
This IDC Market Perspective updates IDC Canada's previous analysis of Canadian communications service providers' 2019 capital expenditure (capex) forecasts. We analyze major drivers of capex spending including 5G wireless and the impact ...