IDC Research Types
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This IDC Perspective discusses the critical budgeting challenge faced by CIOs and business leaders — balancing the tension of longer-term technology projects with the short-term imperatives confronting the business. New customer requirements, ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight examines the massive impact that the COVID-19 has had on the global economy and IT spending. Its presence has literally shutdown worldwide operations in business, in education, and across all facets of society.
This IDC Survey Spotlight analyzes the results of the IDC European Executive Sentiment Survey, conducted on 736 respondents, on the impact of COVID-19 on data program initiatives for 2020 and 2021. It explores the difference ...
This study highlights the development activities enterprise leaders in 13 Asia/Pacific regions plan to prioritize over the next 18 months.
These survey results are tabulated from IDC's annual 2020 Asia/Pacific Software Survey. ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective provides an overview of the current state of the unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) market. The market's main components include UC&C cloud, UC&C on-premises, contact center, ...
This IDC study provides a detailed description of IDC's functional area research. It should be used as a companion piece for IDC's Worldwide Semiannual IT Spending Guide: Line of Business program as well as all functional area research to ...
This IDC survey presents data on end-user intentions regarding the impact of COVID-19 across IT and cloud spending. The data presented within this document is from the third iteration or Wave 3 of IDC's 2020 COVID-19 Impact on IT Spending ...
This IDC Market Presentation examines the impact of COVID-19 on the Canadian retail industry. As COVID-19 continues to spread, there have been significant impacts to consumer behavior, product demand, and retail store, factory, and logistics ...
Sony introduces a package with a new image sensor and a DSP semiconductor to run AI inferencing computer vision neural networks. This launch supports existing market trends: smarter sensors and edge AI processing, though the entry into ...
At Microsoft Build 2020, Microsoft presented its vision for the future of IoT, which expands beyond connected assets to connected environments and ecosystems. Microsoft touted Azure Digital Twins as the common integration layer that will ...
This IDC study presents the worldwide and U.S. IT education services delivery forecast for 2020 through 2024. The forecast includes an analysis of the impact of the pandemic on delivery modalities and illustrates several technology areas ...
This IDC study aggregates segments of key technology market forecasts that make up the worldwide unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) ecosystem. The segments that have been aggregated for this study represent IDC's estimates ...
This IDC study discusses market dynamics that influenced network consulting and integration services revenue in 2019 and provides insight into developments that will influence demand for the 2020–2024 forecast period.
"COVID-19 has ...
This IDC Market Note provides an update on U.S. consumer and office print activity in 1Q20.
"While the first two months were business as usual, March saw a huge impact on equipment buying, with the COVID-19 pandemic forcing offices ...
This IDC Market Note provides the specifics surrounding a cybersecurity Incident Response offer by NTT. In response to increasing nefarious activities against hospitals battling the COVID-19 pandemic, NTT has developed a cybersecurity Incident ...
This IDC Market Presentation discusses the impact of the COVID-19 on manufacturers and their supply chains in the India market.
Key takeaways from the presentation include:
- The COVID-19 outbreak that began in Wuhan, China, ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a digital metrics-based view of cloud usage. 3rd Platform technologies have created an explosion of data across new digital platforms, connections, and ecosystems. This has also generated new ways to gain ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of several providers participating in the worldwide datacenter transformation consulting and integration (DCT C&I) services for infrastructure market. IDC MarketScape ...
This IDC Perspective looks at resilient cloud supply chains that drive supply chain resiliency. COVID-19 has challenged the resiliency of global supply chains. The weaknesses exposed provide valuable insight for making structural changes ...
This IDC Perspective shares the experiences of senior procurement executive leaders as they chart their course to find the "next normal." Agility and speed will be the key to a successful recovery for most organizations. Outdated and bureaucratic ...