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On January 27, 2020, 40 public advocacy groups, led by the Electronic Privacy Information Center, sent a letter to the U.S. government's Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board (PCLOB) asking for the suspension of the government's use ...
This IDC Survey document presents key findings on the 3rd Platform and innovation accelerator adoption trends of European educational organizations. The report, derived from IDC's European Tech and Industry Pulse Survey 2019–2020, ...
As the U.S. economy starts to crack under the weight of uncertainty, and with everyday living thrown into increasing disarray, it's clear that COVID-19's impact on 2020 U.S. device markets will not be exclusive to supply chain and production ...
On March 13, 2020, U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national state of emergency in order to combat the growing coronavirus pandemic. The number of COVID-19 positive diagnoses grows daily, as more testing rolls out to affected communities. ...
This IDC Perspective provides rationale and strategies to governments for developing a plan for IT culture transformation and discusses tactics that have worked across all industries. It includes guidance to government CIOs on how to make ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the OpenText Analyst Relations Summit held on February 19-20 in Boston, Massachusetts. OpenText executives presented the company's direction, financial results, and vision and strategy as the company transitions ...
This IDC Perspective discusses three key characteristics that can be used to evaluate and select workloads for cloud migration during the early phase of a cloud adoption journey. This extends research IDC has built as part of its Cloud Infrastructure ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses HPE's equipment upcycling/recycling initiative to reduce ewaste through its Financial Services division, in view of its journey toward the Circular Economy. Technology suppliers should become more proactive ...
The coronavirus outbreak across European countries and the necessary containment measures put in place by governments will substantially affect European ICT markets, accelerating the impact already felt from the shocks in Asia. In this extremely ...
This IDC Market Presentation examines the year-over-year changes in the overall datacenter infrastructure ecosystem — notably servers, storage, and networking equipment. It also provides competitive positioning in the form of revenue market ...
This IDC Market Note provides a snapshot of how IDC's forecasts for the key network infrastructure markets will be impacted by COVID-19. The COVID-19 pandemic is a fluid situation. The spread of the virus, efforts to mitigate its impacts, ...
This IDC PeerScape explores the success of two organizations that are creating ongoing competitive advantage through the use of advanced data platforms and systematic, strategic exploitation of data. This document describes these companies' ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape vendor assessment methodology to evaluate vendors in the evolving IT service management market. These vendors have made the transition from providing simple ticketing systems suitable for incident ...
This IDC study provides an overview of and definitions for IDC's research on server and enterprise storage systems workloads. This taxonomy is a base for two quantitative products: IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker: ...
This IDC study presents market share data for the worldwide traditional PC market for 4Q19.
"In the last quarter of 2019, the traditional PC market grew 5.2% as we saw stronger shipments across both commercial and consumer segments," ...
This IDC study reviews the worldwide HDD vendor market shares for 2019.
"Worldwide HDD industry revenue declined in 2019 at a slower rate than unit shipments due to continued mix migration toward capacity-optimized drives," according ...
Application virtualization, business service management, and digital workspaces are the backbone of a business' response to the COVID-19 worldwide outbreak. Vendors in this market are trying to meet the need in a variety of innovative ways, ...
This IDC Perspective provides a data-driven overview of the current technology employment market. This document is aimed at helping business and IT decision makers better understand the rapidly growing market segments of the technology employment ...