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This IDC Government Insights Perspective presents Smart City developments in Europe during July–September 2019. It covers major ICT contracts, projects, pilots, product announcements, and business activities. The document organizes European ...
This IDC study explores the impact that technology will have on customer experience.
According to Alan Webber, program vice president for Customer Experience at IDC, "The customer experience space is in a period of significant shift ...
This IDC study presents the worldwide education 2020 top 10 predictions.
"Education institutions today are constantly being confronted to rethink their future digital transformation strategies. online education competition, high-profile ...
This IDC study provides our top 10 predictions for the worldwide next-generation automotive market. These predictions reflect IDC's vision for the 10 most important trends in this market over the next 60 months (through 2025). Technology ...
This IDC study discusses the worldwide blockchain top 10 predictions for 2020.
"Blockchain has been attracting all types of attention in the past few years," said James Wester, research director, Worldwide Blockchain Strategies at ...
This IDC study focuses on intelligent enterprise applications and ERP and its use within enterprises worldwide.
"Competitive differentiation requires digital transformation initiatives and modernized and innovative technology. Intelligent ...
This IDC study discusses the health industry top 10 predictions for 2020.
"The 2020 worldwide health industry predictions highlight the evolution of healthcare and life science organizations in the race to becoming future enterprises," ...
This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 predictions for payment strategies for 2020 and beyond.
According to Rivka Gewirtz Little, research director, Worldwide Payment Strategies, "Payment modernization goes beyond speed and will be defined ...
This IDC study discusses the worldwide connected devices and consumer DX 2020 predictions.
"As the workplace continues to evolve at an ever-quickening rate, organizations are asking IT to procure, deploy, manage, and secure an increasingly ...
This IDC study highlights key trends in digital business models and monetization technology adoption and presents the top 10 predictions and key drivers for the next five years.
"As the pace of digital innovation quickens, so does ...
This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 Smart City and Communities predictions for 2020.
"Regional and municipal governments are working hard to keep pace with technology advances and take advantage of new opportunities in the context ...
This IDC study presents the 2020 top 10 predictions for the mobility and telecommunications market.
"To implement competitive services that facilitate dynamic, reliable engagement with customers and partners, enterprises require a ...
This IDC FutureScape provides the outlook of IDC Energy Insights' analyst team for the worldwide utility industry for 2020, as well as the planning horizon for the next five years.
"It is not easy, but utilities must maintain the ...
This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 predictions for digital transformation for 2020.
"Direct digital transformation (DX) investment is growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.5% from 2020 to 2023 and is expected to approach ...
This IDC study presents the top 10 predictions and key drivers for the IT industry for the next five years.
According to IDC Chief Analyst Frank Gens, "As more than half the global economy turns digital by 2023, a new species of enterprise ...
This IDC Presentation discusses strategic considerations for carriers mulling MEC investments. This presentation was presented as a keynote session at the SDN NFV World Congress 2019, The Hague, Netherlands, on October 16, 2019.
This IDC presentation talks about the top-level business concerns, government initiatives, and technology trends that have a direct impact on the growth of smart manufacturing in India. The presentation also includes some recommendations ...
This IDC Perspective presents an overview of the key takeaways from the recent SAP Industries Analyst Base Camp (IABC) in Newton Square, Pennsylvania. During the annual event, SAP executives presented the company's mission via keynotes, ...
This IDC Perspective details the journey of POS systems in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) retail context. POS systems will undergo a parallel evolution with traditional supply chain transformation, from a margin-driven linear ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides IDC's view on customer centricity — one of the key strategies of a huge number of companies worldwide. This presentation is specific to the Asia/Pacific financial services industry. Highlights include:
- Why ...
This IDC Perspective presents the findings of the 2019 IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings. The annual IDC Financial Insights FinTech Rankings program serves the needs of financial institutions worldwide by presenting current and historical ...