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IDC Manufacturing Insights: Worldwide Service Innovation and Connected Products Strategies research practice examines key trends, technologies, and best practices in optimizing the customer and service life cycles for manufacturers, ...
IDC Retail Insights: Worldwide Retail Intelligent Product Merchandising and Marketing Strategies
IDC Retail Insights: Worldwide Retail Intelligent Product Merchandising and Marketing Strategies advisory service examines best practice, trends, market conditions, retailers' concerns, and vendors' offerings to provide authoritative ...
No product is an island anymore. In this connected environment, business ecosystems have started to play an increasingly important role in the manufacturing industry. Competition from within the industry and from nontraditional players outside ...
Major market forces — an aging population, increasing prevalence of chronic conditions, access issues due to staffing shortages, and other pressing industry challenges — are compelling payers and providers to invest in connected health technology ...
CloudShare: Worldwide Emerging Cloud ISV Repository is IDC's extensive cloud vendor database, including key facts about 3,500 worldwide cloud vendors, providing "long tail" guidance on the software-as-a-service (SaaS)/platform-as-a-service ...
Every quarter, over 5,000 different printer and MFP models are sold by over 60 vendors across the globe. Not surprisingly, keeping track of competitive prices by model can be a challenging proposition for any company. IDC reduces this challenge ...
With growing competition from nonbank platforms and the commoditization of products, the ability to onboard, connect, and deliver services to corporate customers is becoming paramount. With PSD2 in Europe democratizing data access and payment ...
As profit and regulatory compliance pressures increase, life science companies are actively seeking ways to shorten the time and decrease the cost of bringing new drugs and other medical products to market. The IDC Health Insights: Worldwide ...
Retailers around the world now realize that sustainable competitive advantage will be gained only by those companies that integrate a deep understanding of consumer needs and shopping patterns directly into their store operations planning ...
Healthcare digital transformation can no longer be ignored. Providers must respond to industry shifts and consumer demands by becoming more outcomes focused, value and consumer driven, and digitally native. Innovative solutions at the forefront ...
IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker: Workloads leverages IDC's Enterprise Storage Systems and Cloud IT Infrastructure Trackers for the core infrastructure sizing and forecasting attributes underpinning the ...
The IDC Energy Insights: Worldwide Oil and Gas IT Strategies research advisory service provides insights into and analysis of the impact of information technology investments and business process initiatives on business performance ...
The Worldwide Augmented and Virtual Reality Spending Guide examines the augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) opportunity from a use case, technology, industry, and geography perspective. This comprehensive database delivered ...
IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Public Cloud Services Tracker® monitors the evolving and shifting competitive dynamics of the public cloud services market. It tracks and measures the individual public cloud services providers' historical ...
There are three key shifts affecting the expansion of the big data and analytics market — the increasing importance of data in the modern enterprise, the ongoing shift to public cloud, and the rise of artificial intelligence and machine ...
IDC's Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Client Device Tracker® monitors the worldwide quarterly shipment totals of thin clients and terminal clients. Thin clients are diskless desktop devices that exist only on a network, using a server ...