IDC Research Types
Lists the analyst members of a topical team. Outlines general areas of coverage and any specialties.
Provides brief overview coverage of what is happening in a market.
IDC MaturityScape Benchmark
- Financial announcements
- Product announcements
- Mergers and acquisitions or divestitures
- Response to news
Methods and Practices
Top 10 Predictions
IDC Survey Spotlight
Market Analysis Perspective
Customer Needs and Strategies
Focuses on the important decisions that business and IT professionals make every day.
Industry Developments and Models
Provides a study and interpretation of the results of a demand- or supply-side survey.
Vendor Needs and Strategies
This IDC study contains vendor shares for the persuasive content management software market for 2016 to 2018. It includes commentary on the growth of the market and emerging trends and provides actionable advice for technology suppliers.
This IDC study analyzes the enterprise mobility management software market in 2018, ranking the top 15 vendors by revenue and providing the market trends and events that helped shape the market landscape in 2018.
"The proliferation ...
This IDC PeerScape compiles the best ideas from several CIOs for dealing with the stiff competition for IT talent. These executives look beyond conventional recruitment strategies to find diverse and motivated talent. They develop deep partnerships ...
This IDC study examines the enterprise asset management applications market for 2019–2023.
"Maintenance is becoming more strategic to many businesses, and as a result, many businesses are investing resources into digitally transforming ...
This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide travel and expense (T&E) management software market, a submarket of the financial applications market. This is IDC's fourth annual forecast of this market.
"The user ...
The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference 2019 gathered over 8,000 developers in San Jose, California, on June 3–7, 2019, to present Apple's latest developments in its platforms and development tools. This year, Apple showed that it is ready ...
This IDC study examines the market for financial applications software.
"More and more, CFOs are being asked to take the data from current transactions and use it to investigate the future. Today's CFO is being asked to anticipate ...
This IDC study provides a forecast for worldwide integration and API management software markets and their corresponding cloud counterparts for 2019–2023. It also creates a new segment of integration — portable cloud integration software ...
This IDC Perspective looks at key developments and main news on the Western Europe healthcare provider industry in 1Q19.
"The first quarter of 2019 saw a rise in investments related to health data integration, software and application ...
This IDC Perspective highlights technology investment priorities that can help providers of virtual pay TV services differentiate and grow services in ways other than through typical price and content choice means. We believe that adopting ...
This IDC Perspective discusses that, as more datacenters deploy NVMe technology, administrators may be in for a few unexpected surprises around energy and rack space consumption trends. This document briefly reviews how NVMe power consumption ...
This IDC Perspective, written for CIOs and senior IT leaders, discusses IT partner networks. Instead of the traditional approach of stitching together separate and often siloed digital projects to fulfill a digital initiative, an IT partner ...
This IDC Perspective provides an overview of the impact of business ecosystems on manufacturers as they manage service parts. It provides some detail as to which components make of the ecosystem supporting service life-cycle management and ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the pros and cons of using community-supported open source software versus using commercially supported, paid-for subscriptions of commercial implementations of OSS.
"The common belief is that community-supported, ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the Adobe Digital Government Symposium held on May 9, 2019, in Washington, D.C. Adobe reinforced its commitment to enhancing customer experience, reiterated recent announcements that lay the groundwork for ...
This IDC Perspective presents three examples of drone deployments that help lower costs and increase operational efficiency.
Drones have quickly established as themselves the next-generation platform for a variety of commercial tasks.
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation, delivered to the U.S. Faster Payments Council (FPC), explores the unique fraud threats and challenges facing real-time payments and offers a vision of an ideal fraud strategy, which requires multilayered, ...
This IDC study discusses how engineering-oriented value chains (automotive, aerospace, machinery, and equipment) are on a mission to digitally transform to create an ecosystem-based experience.
According to IDC's Senior Vice President ...
This IDC study discusses how technology-oriented value chains (TOVCs) are on a mission to digitally transform to create integrated products and services in such a way that innovation accelerates and enables additional revenue throughout ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of vendors participating in the industrial IoT platform market. This study specifically analyzed these offerings from an energy industry perspective.
"The energy ...
This IDC study uses the IDC MarketScape model to provide an assessment of vendors participating in the industrial IoT platform market. This study specifically analyzed these offerings from a manufacturing industry perspective.
This IDC study examines the worldwide market for corporate tax management applications.
"In many ways, corporate tax management is undergoing a technology evolution. The revolution is being fueled by the growing complexity within the ...
This IDC Presentation provides a detailed analysis of the market and competitive landscape in cloud services in New Zealand from July to December 2018 (2H18). It covers the market size movements and growth trends in cloud-related project-oriented ...