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IDC has long expected more vendor consolidation in the robotic process automation (RPA) market, and with the largest and well-capitalized vendors out of reach, smaller vendors like Softomotive have been the most obvious targets for vendors ...
On May 20, 2020, Lenovo announced results from its FY 4Q20 ending March 31, 2020, with quarterly revenues of $10.6 billion (down 9.7% from the same quarter last year), and net income of $43 million (down from $118 million). Full-year revenue ...
This IDC Web Conference, which includes forecast numbers and edge computing trends, looks at how edge-based processing, with new 5G connectivity as its pipeline, will become a conduit for rapid government system growth. On today's government ...
The IBM Maximo 8.0 release is a big strategic move from a collection of separately licensed software and add-ons to one integrated suite of applications. IBM Maximo Application Suite offers nine applications, packaged in three concurrent ...
On the week of May 12th, 2020, IBM hosted its annual IoT Exchange event in a virtual format. Instead of a focus on IoT technology, the show focused on the business goals customers are trying to achieve, and how IoT and AI technology, ...
This IDC Webcast presents IDC's Philip Carter, Duncan Brown, and a host of leading European analysts discuss 3 waves of IDC's biweekly IT buyer sentiment survey data, looking at the impact of COVID-19 on tech buyers in Europe. The team will ...
On Monday May 18th, ServiceNow released ServiceNow Safe Workplace, a four-app suite and dashboard designed to help companies manage the essential steps for returning employees to the workplace. Immediately available on the ServiceNow ...
VMware will acquire Octarine, extending its security platform to Kubernetes-based applications. VMware continues to show a commitment to cybersecurity by making large and small inorganic investments.
In a move to corner the market on data integrity software and data enrichment products, Syncsort is focusing the company on the value of accurate and consistent data with its recent announcement to rebrand the company as Precisely. Syncsort ...
Since the acquisition of Red Hat by IBM, OpenShift has become the central theme presented to customers of both organizations. As promised after the acquisition, Red Hat is staying the course to offer a broad multi-cloud platform with OpenShift. ...
Microsoft's decision to acquire Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch in quick succession, demonstrates its desire to swiftly create a differentiated market position vis-à-vis its closest hyper-scale competitors in the early, though fast-growing, ...
This IDC Web Conference examines the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the IT and business services industry. Led by Rebecca Segal, a team of analysts share updated spending forecasts and identify key drivers and inhibitors, as well as ...
As so many other tech vendors have done, process mining pioneer Celonis moved its flagship user conference online in April 2020. The result, Celosphere Live 2020, was an impressive effort by a small company — featuring high production values, ...
After little M&A activity in the telco sector for a period, the industry saw two acquisition announcements in quick succession. There is a common thread to these transactions; both sellers are non-telco organisations divesting adjacent ...
This Web Conference Proceeding document provides an overview of IDC's COVID-19 Impact: Market Outlook for Saudi Arabia webinar of April 2020. The presentation used survey results from enterprise IT buyers and a composite of market indicators ...
The IT hardware supply chain has been hurt by two global events: the first one was the trade/tariff war waged between the United States and China, and the second one has been the global COVID-19 pandemic that has stopped, reduced, or delayed ...
On May 4, 2020, Intel Corporation announced that it has acquired Moovit, a mobility-as-a-service (MaaS) solutions company for $900 million in cash ($840 million net of Intel Capital equity gain). According to Intel, the addition of Moovit ...
During its first quarter earnings call, CyberArk announced that it had purchased identity as a service (IDaaS) provider Idaptive to create what it calls the cybersecurity industry's only modern identity platform with a security-first approach. ...
On May 7, Cognizant announced its 1Q20 results, which showed revenue up 3.5% in constant currency to $4.2 billion, but down sequentially, from $4.3 billion in the previous quarter. Adjusted income from operations fell 2.7% to $640 million, ...
Amazon (AWS) customers can evaluate the company's new incident response investigations service, Amazon Detective, which aggregates flow and log data to accelerate the process of identifying the root cause of incidents. The new tool, introduced ...
This IDC Web Conference presents an updated review of the latest outlook for consumer technology markets in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. IDC's David Myhrer discusses findings from the new IDC Purchase and Subscription Indexes and ...
Sinequa furthered its commitment to providing personalized and intelligent enterprise search through new and enhanced AI-powered capabilities released on its platform on Wednesday, May 6. These kinds of capabilities help knowledge workers ...
The 2020 Covid-19 Pandemic is the first crisis of the Cloud era. All the Cloud promises when it comes to elastic consumption, agile development, and global reach are being put to the test. IDC believes cloud platforms (public/hosted/private ...