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On April 15, 2020, Apple unveiled the highly anticipated update to its 2016 iPhone SE, offering a slightly refreshed design based on the iPhone 8 with improved performance under the hood. The iPhone SE will replace the actual iPhone 8 model, ...
Cisco's decision to acquire its partner Fluidmesh Networks is driven by the recognition that enterprise customers are increasingly demanding more options beyond traditional broadband, or even licensed cellular, to backhaul the enterprise ...
On April 14, 2020, Cisco Capital offered a new business resiliency program designed for customers and partners to help maintain business and technology continuity during the COVID-19 pandemic that includes attractive lease and loan terms ...
On April 2, 2020, Microsoft held a Business Application Virtual Launch Event. The online event covered highlights of over 400 new capabilities in the 2020 wave 1 release of Dynamics 365 and Power Platform, as well as reminders of recent ...
This IDC Web Conference examines the substantial business impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. print market. We have already witnessed changes to how work is getting done in this unique "new normal" scenario, inclusive of print behavior. The coronavirus ...
This IDC Web Conference presents an updated review of the latest outlook for technology markets in the context of the COVID-19 impact, alongside updated forecasts from IDC's Worldwide Black Book: Live Edition and the new IDC COVID-19 ...
Location data and location intelligence are becoming more mainstream with a combination of mature use cases in advertising and marketing, along with heightened general interest for other possibilities being illuminated through novel visuals ...
This IDC Web Conference presents a discussion by IDC's Philip Carter, Danielle Hernandez, Andrea Siviero, and Erica Spinoni on how COVID-19 has created unprecedent turmoil in the economy, leading to a recessionary scenario across Europe ...
This IDC Market Presentation provides an overview of the European Internet-of-Things (IoT) market, covering some of the key IoT topics reshaping European digital strategy agendas such as:
- The impact of IoT on business and society ...
On April 9, 2020, Cohesity announced that it has secured a $250 million investment in a Series E round of funding. This round brings the total investment in the company to more than $650 million and puts a $2.5 billion valuation on the company. ...
On April 3, PwC announced the availability of Check-In, a precision platform designed to improve confidence by providing a real-time view of workforce productivity and risk exposure.
Okta's vision seems to be correct, and the company's overall strategy is sound. Okta wants to help any organization use any technology and views identity as a natural control point — hard to argue. It's broadening investments to develop ...
3D printing offers unparalleled manufacturing flexibility to enhance the user experience. No example illustrates this value proposition better than how the 3D printing ecosystem has stepped up to manufacture 3D-printed products and parts ...
In announcing its pending acquisition of SD-WAN vendor CloudGenix for approximately $420 million, Palo Alto Networks emphatically confirmed the convergence of networking and security on both the WAN and in the emerging software-defined branch ...
On Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Fitbit introduced its Charge 4 fitness tracker and its expanded Fitbit Premium service. The Charge 4 shows incremental improvements over its predecessor, which debuted 18 months ago, and offers new conveniences ...
During the Atlassian virtual summit, SmartBear software announced the acquisition of the Test Management for Jira (TM4J) solution, a test management app for Jira from London-based Adaptavist, best known for its Atlassian partnership as a ...
COVID-19 will be the historical inflection point when digitally transformed organizations proved their value. For example, industry analyst meetings with vendors will not always be virtual only, but they also won't go back to the status ...
In acquiring Affirmed Networks, a poster child of the cloud-native telco infrastructure/network functions virtualization (NFV) trend in mobile networks, Microsoft is expanding its foothold in the communications service provider (comm. SP) ...
In just a few weeks, the rapid expansion of the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has drastically changed the ways business is conducted and the ways lives are led worldwide. In response, the major U.S. printer and MFP vendors are implementing ...