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This IDC Perspective discusses the use of BizOps and BizDevOps to provide complementary, data-driven approaches that help leaders develop and execute crisis-driven change strategies. BizOps employs cross-functional teams to understand the ...
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 Perspective identifies the opportunity for government CIOs to develop new IT strategies aimed at supporting and enabling digital transformation in the post-COVID-19 environment and discusses in detail the elements of effective IT ...
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 Perspective discusses the value of creating an internal IT and innovation ecosystem as an effective way to leverage the expertise and capabilities that exist within the entire company. In addition, the document provides insights ...
This IDC Perspective explores the impact of AI on the workforce and highlights how important it is for organizations to explain AI models. It presents AI workforce- and customer-related use cases; the reasoning behind the need for explainability, ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the effectiveness of contract tracing and the technology — contract tracing apps — supporting government efforts to contain COVID-19. Focusing on the New Zealand and Australian environments the report suggests ...
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 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 Perspective outlines the evolving role of the CIO in European organizations in a post-COVID-19 world. The new normal is all about managing business in unprecedented times of uncertainty and volatility. The level of organizational ...
This IDC Presentation focuses on the disruptions of various key technologies, such as big data and analytics, Internet of Things (IoT), and artificial intelligence (AI) on education institutions in Singapore. The report talks about the digital ...
This IDC Perspective guides CIOs who are wrestling with technology planning in the post-COVID-19 era. COVID-19 has terminated the relentless economic growth of the past 10 years. Now, CIOs and business leaders must choose technologies that ...
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 ...
This IDC Market Note discusses Cisco CX Summit 2020. The Cisco CX organization held its annual CX Summit highlighting its achievements and investments across the Support, Business Critical, and Managed Services portfolio for customers and ...
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 Perspective reviews opportunities and challenges faced by enterprises that are building and developing machine learning models in the public cloud. It also provides examples of companies doing machine learning projects in the public ...
This IDC presentation analyzes the cloud adoption and priorities in the utilities sector for the Asia/Pacific region, mainly concentrated in India, China, Australia, and New Zealand. This presentation examines Asia/Pacific utility results ...
This IDC Market Note discusses Verizon's 1Q20 results, released April 24, 2020. Given the social and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Verizon experienced a strong financial quarter. Like most other communications service providers, ...