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This IDC Market Perspective looks at Amazon Web Services' (AWS') re:Invent 2019 event, held December 2–6 in Las Vegas. The event attracted 65,000 attendees and featured the announcement of dozens of new and enhanced products and services. ...
This IDC Market Note discusses a new hybrid, multicloud security tool — STIX-Shifter.
Highly fragmented markets support a lot of unique solutions, and a few other IT disciplines have seen such technology sprawl as security. As legacy ...
This IDC Vendor Profile examines and analyzes LogMeIn, a global player in the worldwide UCaaS and collaboration markets. Data and information for this profile have been gleaned from IDC's participation in briefings with company executives ...
This IDC Perspective offers a view into an ongoing proof-of-concept initiative implemented by Avanade and its manufacturing customer using Microsoft Dynamics with mixed reality to address the challenges associated with onboarding, training, ...
The IDC Market Note highlights Google Cloud's announcements at Google Next UK, which revolved around Google Cloud Platform (GCP) being enterprise ready. Google Cloud's approach to enterprise readiness can be seen in three parts: the development ...
This IDC Market Note provides our take on the recent VMworld Congress held in Barcelona from a telco standpoint. The main announcement was the Project Maestro for orchestration and the automation of telco clouds.
"Orchestration and ...
This IDC Market Perspective highlights key trends in government IT in the United States and EMEA, focusing on how agencies feel about the success and costs of their ongoing DX efforts. It's clear that government agencies are still struggling ...
This IDC Perspective reviews the unique cybersecurity challenges related to cloud computing and discusses tools and strategies to protect data and enterprise resources from malware, hackers, and other threats based on insights gained from ...
This IDC Market Note analyzes Rackspace and discusses its portfolio, strategy, and company vision, as well as its EMEA expansion. Rackspace recently disclosed updates on its portfolio and go-to-market strategies. This document also discusses ...
This IDC Perspective presents agile software licensing strategies for changing market dynamics. The cloud has not only changed the way software applications are delivered, it is also changing how they are sourced and procured. Cloud-based ...
This IDC Market Perspective is the first of two near-term documents on the emerging cloud-stream gaming (CSG) market. This document primarily focuses on the four major international CSG providers that are directly offering services today ...
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of Dell EMC's newest converged infrastructure offering, Dell EMC PowerOne, which was announced at the 2019 Dell Technologies Summit.
This IDC Market Note provides an overview of Red Hat OpenShift 4.2 platform released on October 26, 2019.
Red Hat OpenShift 4.2's release of a bevy of developer-focused enhancements consolidate Red Hat's positioning as a market leader ...
This IDC Market Perspective focuses on the important practices that have been adopted by organizations that have demonstrated their ability to accelerate software delivery.
"The notion of 'high velocity' software organizations refers ...
This IDC Perspective examines IDC's third European CISO Summit, held in November 2019. It saw IDC's CISO community gather for an intensive two-day program, with three clear aims: to explore how security teams can demonstrate business value ...
This IDC Market Perspective summarizes the current state of container infrastructure software in the enterprise IT organization. This document includes data from IDC's 2019 Infrastructure Services Survey that includes customer adoption ...
This IDC Market Note explains why VMware recently provided a technology preview of its Project Maestro telco cloud orchestration platform.
"One of the greatest challenges communications SPs face today as they move toward a multicloud ...