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Recognizing the industry shift toward edge computing, Dell Technologies has announced an expanded systems and software portfolio, delivering new capabilities for customers to process, analyze, and unlock the value of their data wherever ...
Presaging a new use for video surveillance, the Chinese government has rolled out a smartphone app that notifies users whether they have been exposed to people carrying the coronavirus. The app, which was developed by the state-owned consortium ...
Cognizant reported constant currency growth of 5.2% for calendar year 2019, its first set of annual results presided over by CEO Brian Humphries. The company has a credible strategy to protect its legacy business and growth in the digital ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides worldwide industry solid state drive (SSD) quarterly unit shipments, revenue, and capacity shipped for the fourth calendar quarter of 2019, including supplier unit shipment and revenue market share by segment. ...
Publicis Groupe unveiled full-year 2019 revenue up 9.3% in headline terms (down 2.3% organically) to almost €10 billion, after consolidating data specialist Epsilon in 2H19. To return to organic growth in 2020, Publicis is betting on creativity, ...
At CenturyLink's Annual Analyst and Consultant Forum, held January 28 and 29 in Marco Island, Florida, the company discussed its ongoing transformation from telecom provider to technology company, across operations, technology, and its workforce ...
RIPs are required to drive large format digital graphics printers, and ONYX is one of the leading RIP solutions in the global large format printing market. While always working to streamline and accelerate large format print production, ...
Co-CEOs Christian Klein and Jennifer Morgan ushered in 2020 by closing out 2019 with results that met their targets and guidance, while also setting a new trajectory and pace for 2020.
5G is moving beyond the technology trial stage and toward full-scale deployment. With this business reality comes operations (OSS) and monetization (BSS) responsibility that communications service providers (SPs) need to address for provisioning ...
Check Point (CHKP) is telling its customers to expect a product road map grounded in real-time prevention over detection, matching the fast-paced dynamism of IT environments and software development with agility and producing gains in security ...
Let's face it. Oracle has not been one of the identity security technology darlings of the last decade; however, Oracle has acknowledged its shortcomings and is addressing the market with a solution set designed to meet customer needs. The ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides a summary of worldwide hard disk drive (HDD) component quarterly demand for 4Q19 and a four-quarter demand outlook. This Pivot Table provides insight into the demand for select HDD components by HDD form factor, ...
On February 4, 2020, SAP shared two significant product maintenance announcements: delivering maintenance for SAP S/4HANA until 2040 and extending mainstream maintenance for SAP Business Suite 7 until 2027 (with optional extended maintenance ...
IDC believes network virtualization and the multiaccess edge compute (MEC) provide communication service providers with a very attractive opportunity to significantly improve the value of their network and to monetize it more meaningfully ...
Flexera's acquisition of Revulytics is very complementary — Flexera was looking to enhance its usage and compliance intelligence features, and Revulytics needed better entitlement features and customer/partner scale. This acquisition adds ...
Oracle made a number of announcements and pronouncements at its cloud analyst summit. This IDC Link addresses the database technology-specific aspects of what Oracle had to say. Unifying themes were simplified and unified data management, ...
Despite the media attention for the California Consumer Privacy Act, the real action is in Illinois with the Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA). The 2008 law enables private citizens to enforce their rights via a lawsuit and the current ...
This IDC Pivot Table provides worldwide unit and petabyte shipments and revenue for the hard disk drive (HDD) industry for the fourth calendar quarter of 2019, including supplier unit shipment and revenue market share. Also provided are ...
ServiceNow announced its 4Q19 and full-year 2019 financial results on January 29, 2020. Highlights of this announcement included:
- 4Q19 GAAP subscription revenue of $899 million (35% growth) against a guidance midpoint of $887 ...
During its recent cloud analyst event, Oracle emphasized its commitment to providing customers with consistent cloud management capabilities and a wide range of choices for building, deploying, running, and managing applications and databases ...
On January 30, 2020, Verizon released its 4Q19 earnings results, primarily driven by continued growth in its wireless business. The company reported notable postpaid phone net adds growth in 4Q19, driven by its partnership with Disney+. ...