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This IDC Market Note provides a snapshot of how IDC's forecast for the worldwide unified communications and collaboration (UC&C) market, specifically the videoconferencing, collaboration, and cloud voice segments, will be impacted by ...
This IDC Market Perspective looks at the impact of OTT services in Sub-Saharan Africa. It examines the strategies telcos in the region are pursuing to address their shrinking revenues and the burgeoning uptake of OTT services, and it provides ...
This IDC study provides a review of the 2019 U.S. single-function printer and vendor shares.
"While consumer inkjet continues the shift to multifunction devices, laser printers held up quite well in 2019 and posted growth. Fears that ...
This IDC study presents the forecast of worldwide revenue from AI servers.
"The market for AI servers is expected to regain its fast growth trajectory once the COVID-19 impact has been absorbed," said Peter Rutten, research director ...
This report examines the situation of the current COVID-19 outbreak and analyzes its impact on China's economy. It offers updated predictions on the impact of the outbreak on China's ICT market including the smart connected devices market, ...
This IDC Market Perspective outlines major assumptions on how the situation will unfold for the server and storage markets and what long-term changes we expect will be triggered by the COVID-19 outbreak.
The first quarter of 2020 shocked ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a preliminary unit shipment range for worldwide hard disk drive (HDD) units by HDD drive class and estimated supplier market share for 1Q20.
"Changes in business models, consumer habits, and remote ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses the current COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on software and IT services vendors in India. During this time of economic uncertainty, IT vendors need to align their strategies to be more customer service–driven ...
This IDC Pivot Table highlights the impact of COVID-19 on worldwide blockchain spend, providing a pre- and post-comparison of a COVID-19 impacted market. It highlights IDC's predictions by industry and use case for the United States and ...
This IDC Perspective suggests that IT senior executives should leverage scenario planning and look at extreme scenarios to start grasping the new, evolving normal post-COVID-19.
Most CIOs never had a scenario for a COVID-19 pandemic. ...
This IDC Market Perspective examines how IT vendors are responding to the challenges of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by using their corporate social responsibility (CSR) mandates for social good. The report further details some of ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides an overview of Ricoh's managed print-as-a-service (MPaaS) offering. Based on a cloud-first architecture, MPaaS provides customers with a standardized services model for a fully integrated range of services, ...
This IDC Market Perspective looks at how the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic will influence the market for print and document services. This analysis looks specifically at the potential impact within various market segments, including managed ...
Just six months ago, telcos across Australasia were focused on sustainability and climate change as bushfires and droughts raged. Now, COVID-19 is rapidly forcing changes in the industry for it to cope with unprecedented network demand from ...
This IDC study highlights the North American large format printer market in total and details the key market segments.
"Total shipments in North America were down significantly in some segments of the market, which is why we're seeing ...
This IDC Market Note focuses on the COVID-19 pandemic implications in the European edge scenario.
This IDC Market Note looks at the role that 3D printing businesses are playing in supporting health services to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. These include DGM MORI, EnvisionTEC, EOS, ExOne, Formlabs, Massivit 3D, Materialise, Mimaki, Ricoh, ...
This IDC study discusses our forecast for the worldwide massively parallel computing market for the 2019–2024 period.
"The advent of ultra-low latency, high-bandwidth connectivity enables the advancement of highly scalable architectures ...
Asia/Pacific has been the backbone of global manufacturing and continues to be a vital cog in the global manufacturing engine, though there are considerable challenges in the underlying manufacturing processes that have resulted in decreased ...
This IDC study provides a brief overview of the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) (APEJ) converged systems market and vendor performance during 3Q19. It discusses market trends and assesses surveys to understand how converged systems adoption ...
This IDC study provides an overview of the U.S. enterprise storage systems market performance for the full year 2019.
"Continued performance of the U.S. enterprise storage systems market was a difficult act to follow in 2019 after ...
This IDC Market Note looks at security by design (i.e., inherent security that gets out of the way) and what this means in the Future of Workspace. European organizations must make security by design a foundation of their frameworks and ...
This IDC study provides a comprehensive overview of and definitions for PC monitors. The definitions provided in this document represent the scope of IDC's PC monitor hardware research.
This taxonomy outlines market segmentations and ...