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
With 5G core networks coming online, the vision of improved connectivity can now deliver new ways for network services to satisfy changing customer needs. Dynamically configurable throughput volumes, variable transmission speeds and definable ...
On May 28, 2020, Salesforce announced 1QFY21 earnings. Earnings this quarter were strong, with total revenue of $4.87 billion for the quarter, a 30% year-over-year increase from 1QFY20.
On June 1, BMC closed the acquisition of Compuware, one of the largest acquisitions in company history. Compuware brings mainframe application development, delivery, and performance solutions with core franchise Compuware products Topaz ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the most widely implemented (or extended) tools among organizations in Poland and Russia for enabling employees to work from home during the COVID-19 lockdown. The document also highlights the main obstacles ...
This IDC Survey provides insights on adoption of single- and dual-socket servers across the enterprise for running enterprise workloads. These insights were gathered as part of IDC's quarterly Enterprise IT Infrastructure Survey, ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight explores the connection between customer satisfaction and the deployment of cloud platform services/platform as a service (PaaS). Customer satisfaction took the top spot in the list of perceived benefits of PaaS ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the CY 1Q20 DRAM vendor share results and forecasts for both the short term (1Q20–4Q21) and the long term (2020–2024) for the worldwide DRAM market. The Pivot Table includes:
- Worldwide DRAM revenue ...
This IDC study examines market shares for the worldwide IT automation and configuration management software market for 2019.
According to Stephen Elliot, program vice president, Enterprise System Management Software, "The worldwide ...
This IDC Survey presents data from the fourth of a series of surveys that will be run to track changing sentiments associated with COVID-19 impacts on technology adoption through CY20. It includes a total of 21 total slides, with 11 slides ...
This IDC Market Perspective outlines how telcos in Europe responded during the initial phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. During the initial phase, with associated lockdowns in most of Europe, telcos experienced exponential mobile and data ...
This IDC Survey analyzes key trends in SD-WAN adoption in Europe based on the results of IDC's 2020 European Enterprise Communications Survey. The survey contains data from 12 countries, six verticals, and six business size segments. ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses IDC views on the impact of edge offerings and solutions on managed cloud services and the competitive environment. IDC believes that the COVID-19 pandemic is going to tip the balance of enterprise use ...
This IDC Market Glance provides an overview of the service mesh ecosystem from an infrastructure point of view. IDC expects this ecosystem to mature into a functional market in the next 18–30 months. IDC recommends technology buyers to invest ...
This IDC Presentation analyzes the key impacts of COVID-19 on the European enterprise communications services market. It provides qualitative and quantitative assessments of the near- as well as medium- and long-term implications for fixed ...
This IDC study presents a view of artificial intelligence (AI) software platforms revenue from the historical year 2019 through to the five forecast years of 2020–2024.
"The AI software platforms market grew rapidly during 2019, and ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides the worldwide market and vendor share results for desktop PC, mobile PC, workstation, and server discrete graphics processing unit (GPU) vendors for the first calendar quarter of 2020.
This IDC study addresses overall market shifts and provides strategies for technology suppliers to leverage the worldwide opportunity for document solutions software.
"The office printing market is mature, and declines in unit shipments ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight compares the maturity of partners' cloud strategies across results from IDC's European Channel Survey from 2018 and 2020. Survey responses show that European partners have made progress in terms of their ...
This IDC Survey examines edge computing plans and the role of telcos in Europe.
Equinix's purchase of 13 datacenters in Canada strengthens its ability to provide its global digital platform including colocation and interconnection service to retail customers. Enterprise customers relying more on hybrid cloud architectures ...
This IDC Survey examines the impact of economic uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic on IT infrastructure spending, specifically servers and storage. By examining dozens of organizations around the world, we can conclude the following:
- The ...
This IDC Survey takes select data from a recent multiclient study published at the end of last year to determine that decision makers note cartridge costs and cartridges running out at inopportune times as key pain points. We examine typical ...