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This IDC Market Note provides IDC's key takeaways from the visit pertaining to Amdocs' 5G monetization solution offerings along with insight about Amdocs global services strategy.
"The 5G services experience is not a one-time define, ...
This IDC Market Perspective presents capital expenditure trends for the top 10 service provider groups along with the spending trends in their country operations.
"The capex market share for the top 10 communication service providers ...
This IDC Perspective summarizes key takeaways from Salesforce's Dreamforce 2019 for technology buyers, including discussion around new product releases and future product road maps.
"Salesforce has invested heavily in some key acquisitions ...
This Market Note covers Ricoh's office grand opening post renovation to become a digitally transformed office while simultaneously offering this new service to its customers.
This IDC Market Note comments on the Tableau Conference Europe event held in Berlin on June 18 and 19, 2019. The acquisition of Tableau by Salesforce had been announced two weeks before the conference but was blocked by the U.K. Competition ...
This IDC Market Perspective explores Infosys' Live Enterprise initiative launched in Europe at its Confluence EMEA event in November 2019. IDC spent two days engaged in discussions with clients and executives of the IT services provider, ...
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 ...
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 Vendor Profile is part of a series of IDC documents that discuss operations of vendors involved in Office of the Future technology, defined as solutions and services that lead to transformation in the workplace with the main goal ...
This IDC Perspective highlights three converging trends in retail that challenge macrolevel space planning in merchandising. The document outlines the collective constraints on space posed by small-format stores, in-store services, and omni-channel ...
This IDC Perspective summarizes several key themes emerged from IDC's interaction with Infosys clients. IDC spent two days at the Confluence EMEA customer event hosted by Infosys, talking to clients and executives of the IT services provider. ...
This IDC Market Perspective provides a summary of HP Inc.'s recent briefing with IDC on the company's print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at HP Inc.'s strategy and provides a snapshot of how the firm ...
This Market Perspective presents recent digital developments in the agriculture sector of North Africa, with special emphasis placed on the crop farming sub-sector. It also assesses the opportunities and challenges inherent in these markets ...
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 shares the highlights of interviews with two large public companies that have completed their FASB compliance process. IDC's goal is to highlight lessons learned and keys to success as an educational tool that will benefit ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Toshiba's recent briefing with IDC on its print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Toshiba's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of how ...
This IDC Market Perspective introduces the idea of a Data Promoter Score to help vendors begin to measure how their data collection and processing practices affect customer experience and expose opportunities to differentiate their customer ...
This IDC Market Note provides a summary of Xerox's recent briefing with IDC on the firm's print security solutions and services offerings. This document looks closely at Xerox's print security services strategy and provides a snapshot of ...
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 offers areas of consideration for finance blockchain use cases, third-party service investments, and blockchain platforms and discusses challenges that could create barriers to adoption.
"Buyers should look to ...
This IDC Market Perspective examines the need to manage skills and staff that have become outdated or obsolete to the extent that individuals need a change of career — a reskilling. Career change and reskilling have been practiced by a few ...