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This IDC Market Perspective examines the print opportunities and challenges presented by COVID-19. Printed pages in the office are subsiding in favor of digital communication, and luxury, publishing, and graphics print jobs are either drying ...
Cognitive empathy is the ability to understand what another person is experiencing from within their frame of reference. To be successful in the future, empathetic relationships between customers and brands must be built upon what the customer ...
Everyone has heard that the future is mobile. However, in retail, this notion even has a larger significance with most customers living their lives on their smartphones while also ordering, posting on social media, and interacting with a ...
This IDC Market Perspective explores the factors impacting and fueling organizations' digital transformation initiatives including changes due to COVID-19 and the growing adoption of workflow and mobile technology.
"Business agility ...
This IDC Market Note discusses OVHcloud Healthcare's launch of its hosted private cloud solution in the U.K., Italy, and Poland. OVHcloud Healthcare started out in France in 2016 and can now host data from Germany, Italy, Poland, and the ...
This IDC Perspective highlights the importance of cloud as the preferred organization deployment model for enterprise applications. The pandemic has put the world into an altered state of commerce, as more business is conducted virtually. ...
This IDC Perspective addresses a fundamental challenge in retail that is often ignored. Marketing investments are some of the largest poorly analyzed investments in a retail organization. The true commercial impact of marketing spend is ...
This IDC Perspective looks at the impact of the COVID-19 crisis on European manufacturing supply chains in the context of technology consumption. With ERP standing out as providing more end-to-end visibility than any other key technology ...
This IDC Market Perspective highlights the challenges of data ownership, governance, and security as products and equipment are embedded with more intelligence and software. This document explores the limitations of OEMs to offer value-added ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses the five-phase journey to recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it influences customer business outcomes, IT project priorities, and software buying criteria. IDC's worldwide May 2020 COVID-19 ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses key digital services launched by the telecom industry in South Africa. It describes digital services introduced by operators as they have embarked on digital transformation journeys. It provides recommendations ...
This IDC Market Note provides takeaways from the Siemens Digital Industries Software Media & Analyst Conference 2020, focusing on two announcements related to enabling collaboration in business ecosystems: Teamcenter Share and enhancements ...
This IDC Perspective discusses the context for critical sourcing actions needed by government IT organizations to adapt to the pandemic-induced changes. In a short period of time, the COVID-19 pandemic has upended the global economy and ...
This IDC Perspective explores the travel and expense management software market as it relates to the COVID-19 pandemic. Specifically, this document reveals the issues most relevant to travel managers during the current pandemic and after ...
This IDC TechBrief discusses the value and benefits of using an in-memory database (IMDB) that supports persistent memory (PMEM). It indicates the benefits, risks, current adoption, and critical success factors associated with this technology ...
This IDC Vendor Profile focuses on U.K.-headquartered Re:infer, a 2015 spin-out from University College London's AI research group that provides an advanced communications intelligence platform to help organizations mine their digital communications ...
This IDC Perspective provides a current overview of the mobile app development platform landscape, including a discussion of key market trends and profiles of numerous companies that offer mobile app development software.
"As businesses ...
This IDC Perspective examines key steps that organizations need to take to become cloud-native enterprises or enterprises for whom cloud-native development is the dominant modality for producing software. As more and more organizations transition ...