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This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) provides a view of the worldwide managed and cloud-hosted virtualized network services market. The MAP presentation is designed to provide clients the opportunity to engage with IDC's communications ...
This IDC Survey discusses the results of the IDC U.S. Enterprise Mobility team's survey of 501 United States-based enterprises (firms with 1,000+ employees) to gauge levels of adoption of enterprise mobility, mobility management, and unified ...
This IDC Market Note presents highlights and observations from the Qlik Qonnections 2019 Global Conference held in Dallas, Texas, on May 13 to 16, 2019, and the Qlik EMEA Analyst Summit held in London on June 26, 2019. It focuses on announcements ...
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Cloud Communications Platform-as-a-Service 2019 Vendor Assessment
This IDC study presents a vendor assessment of the 2019 cloud communications platforms (CPaaS) vendor market using the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment covers eight key cloud communications service providers on a worldwide basis. The ...
Fast-Growing Subscription Revenues Create Strong Momentum for Workday in Second Quarter of the Year
On August 29, Workday announced its second-quarter results for the current financial year. Total revenue was $887.8 million — a robust increase of 32.2% from the second quarter of the previous fiscal year, showing consistency in performance ...
Microsoft's European Vertical Strategy: Fostering Cultural Change Across Industries Through Digital Transformation
This IDC Vendor Profile introduces and assesses Microsoft's current vertical strategy at European level (only business-to-business or B2B is considered), identifying its strengths as well as room for improvement. After an overall company ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses the partner panel portion of IDC's Software Channel Leadership Council held June 5, 2019, in San Mateo, California. Software development is becoming a key activity for partner differentiation, regardless ...
This IDC Market Presentation provides the CY 2Q19 memory (DRAM and NAND) vendor share results and forecasts for both the short-term (2Q19–4Q20) and the long-term (2019–2023) worldwide memory market. The presentation file includes:
- Memory ...
Market Analysis Perspective: Worldwide Flexible Consumption and Financing Strategies for IT Infrastructure, 2019
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective reviews the market forces that are reshaping the IT leasing and financing industry, specifically the demand for "flexible consumption" models that offer flexibility, transparency, and simplicity. Currently, ...
This IDC Market Presentation includes results from the European Edge Computing Launchpad research. It focuses on the edge computing vendor landscape, particularly in Europe. The scope of the study is to assess how edge computing players ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective (MAP) examines the DevOps competitive market for 2019. Modern technologies and market pressure are helping drive DevOps adoption. This is changing the way software applications are delivered to the marketplace. ...
Comcast appears to be executing impressively on its business strategy that builds on its 1Gb+ connectivity and the benefits of its ActiveCore SDN platform (built on Versa Networks) to drive some impressive momentum in SD-WAN over the past ...
This IDC Market Presentation highlights the latest IDC EMEA Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker results for the Western European mobile phone market. In this tracker, IDC follows more than 110 phone makers in 16 countries, providing detailed ...
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective provides insight into the current state and outlook of the rapidly evolving artificial intelligence (AI) software platforms market. As an innovation accelerator market, analysis of artificial intelligence ...
Market Analysis Perspective: Worldwide Enterprise Network Consulting and Integration Services, 2019
This IDC Market Analysis Perspective provides an overview of the market dynamics, trends, drivers and challenges in the network consulting and integration services market worldwide. This presentation provides guidance for both enterprises ...
Apple Launches Five New Products and Availability of New Services, but Surprising Prices Show a Shift in Strategy
On September 10, at its annual September product event, Apple launched three new iPhones — the iPhone 11, the iPhone 11 Pro, and the iPhone 11 Pro Max — the Apple Watch Series 5 and the new 7th generation iPad 10.2in. The big surprise, however, ...
This IDC Market Perspective analyzes several near- and longer-term challenge areas that must be resolved to enable the safety and efficiency benefits promised by vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communications. This includes clarifying the state ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights the results from a key question in IDC's Industry IT and Communications Survey: "At what stage is your organization today in the deployment or usage of blockchain?" This IDC Survey Spotlight ...