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This IDC Market Perspective highlights the impacts of the COVID-19 outbreak on telecom services and telecom network markets in New Zealand. We discuss the opportunities that COVID-19 brings to the telco landscape and provide guidance to ...
This IDC Market Note reviews the key takeaways from NetApp's annual analyst summit held June 10, 2020, discussing the importance of both NetApp and the enterprise infrastructure and cloud services markets. At the summit, NetApp reinforced ...
Since the start of 2020, IBM has organized more than 10 IBM Analyst eXchange sessions with Asia/Pacific–based analysts across a wide range of topics, such as blockchain, quantum computing, natural language processing (NLP), security, services, ...
Everyone has heard that the future is mobile. However, in retail, this notion even has a larger significance with most customers living their lives on their smartphones while also ordering, posting on social media, and interacting with a ...
This IDC Market Note discusses OVHcloud Healthcare's launch of its hosted private cloud solution in the U.K., Italy, and Poland. OVHcloud Healthcare started out in France in 2016 and can now host data from Germany, Italy, Poland, and the ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses key digital services launched by the telecom industry in South Africa. It describes digital services introduced by operators as they have embarked on digital transformation journeys. It provides recommendations ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the importance of cloud as the preferred organization deployment model for enterprise applications. The pandemic has put the world into an altered state of commerce, as more business is conducted virtually. ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses the five-phase journey to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it influences customer business outcomes, IT project priorities, and software buying criteria. IDC's worldwide May 2020 COVID-19 ...
This IDC TechBrief discusses the value and benefits of using an in-memory database (IMDB) that supports persistent memory (PMEM). It indicates the benefits, risks, current adoption, and critical success factors associated with this technology ...
This IDC Market Note provides takeaways from the Siemens Digital Industries Software Media & Analyst Conference 2020, focusing on two announcements related to enabling collaboration in business ecosystems: Teamcenter Share and enhancements ...
This IDC Perspective examines key steps that organizations need to take to become cloud-native enterprises or enterprises for whom cloud-native development is the dominant modality for producing software. As more and more organizations transition ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses dynamics of platform services from software-as-a-service (SaaS) vendors.
Variations in business demand bring the expectations of a high degree of flexibility and adaptability requirements from ...
This IDC Market Note provides highlights of the Alfresco Modernize 2020 virtual customer and analyst event. Drawing from the five sessions, it includes advice from guest speakers to key product announcements that enhance the Alfresco Digital ...
This IDC Market Perspective analyzes the most important cloud-related use cases based on IDC's latest Internet of Things Spending Guide. The document focuses on the European market and includes the split per industry and growth, as well ...
The shock of the severity and rapid transmission of COVID-19 across the globe has made stakeholders and policy makers realize that Internet of Things (IoT) technology has an important role to play in tracking hospital equipment, such as ...
This IDC TechBrief outlines the importance of data historians and time series databases for operations. In asset-intensive industries such as manufacturing, oil and gas, utilities, and mining, data historians have served as the bedrock of ...
This IDC Vendor Profile examines Portworx, a provider of a software platform that enables storage and data management for stateful containers with a focus on DevOps. It describes the company's history as well as Portworx's products and business ...
This IDC Market Note provides IDC's perspective on NetApp's announcement of intent to acquire Spot.
On June 3, 2020, NetApp announced that it had entered into an agreement to acquire Spot, a company offering solutions that enable cost ...
This IDC Perspective provides our view of how manufacturing organizations can benefit from a digital quote-to-order platform. Such solutions offer lower costs and greater flexibility in product development, production, and sourcing. According ...
This IDC Market Note provides an overview and analysis of Salesforce's Sustainability Cloud tool, which is designed to improve the quality and speed of reporting sustainability metrics.
This IDC Market Perspective summarizes social media engagement for the recent IBM Think virtual event across several key factors, including volume, sentiment, and topics. These trends are contextualized with findings from social media for ...
This IDC Market Perspective attempts to define and categorize the ways traditional storage OEMs are working with public cloud IaaS providers to deliver varying levels of integration and bring enterprise-grade storage services closer to the ...