IDC Research Types
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- Mergers and acquisitions or divestitures
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IDC Survey Spotlight
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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 Survey provides a summary of the standalone audio and videoconferencing results of IDC's U.S. Enterprise Communications Survey, 2019, an online survey of United States–based businesses fielded in August 2019. ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight analyzes consumer banking customer concerns on the replacement of humans with robots and artificial intelligence (AI) in employee-assisted banking channels, primarily the branch and ATM. The profiles of customers ...
This IDC Perspective analyzes ICT solutions adopted by countries that have early experiences with COVID-19 and identifies related challenges and lessons learned. The study analyzes the role of digital technologies in implementing public ...
This IDC Perspective provides a simple, business-level discussion of the "FC versus Ethernet" storage networking choice for performance- and/or availability-sensitive, block-based workloads. It reviews the key considerations that should ...
This IDC Market Presentation contains advice for services providers in the battle against COVID-19 and contains examples of how organizations outside the service industry are mobilizing to overcome the crisis.
COVID-19 is first and ...
This IDC Web Conference highlights COVID-19's first response and the transition to remote work. As the COVID-19 pandemic shuts down travel, cancels conferences, and drives scores of businesses to mandate remote work, the question on everyone's ...
This IDC study provides an overview of computing platforms market definitions.
"Computing platforms continue to influence and be influenced by a shift in distributed computing wherein there is urgency to move the compute layer closer ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight provides a snapshot of the top infrastructure initiatives driving customer spending for professional services. IDC's Infrastructure Services Survey, 2020, measured 387 end users on their needs, perceptions, ...
This IDC study describes the organizational characteristics at five levels of artificial intelligence maturity, from a completely ad hoc approach with limited awareness to one in which artificial intelligence innovation strategy is woven ...
This IDC Perspective shares key takeaways from the second annual Oracle Food and Beverage Connect 2020, which took place on March 2–4 at the InterContinental Miami. The gathering of 400+ restaurant operators and technology partners offered ...
This IDC Perspective addresses the impact of COVID-19 and discusses the insurance industry's response to this crisis. As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unsettle lives and businesses, governments and healthcare institutions globally are ...
This IDC Perspective addresses the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on sales and the necessity of transitioning all sales reps from field to virtual. It includes recommendations for assessing the sales tech stack and relationships with customers ...
This IDC Perspective analyzes the status of home energy management solutions (HEMs) and discusses how applying AI can solve technological needs and take the utility-customer relationship to a new level. Leveraging detailed energy usage information, ...
This IDC Perspective calls attention to unintended obstacles to implement product management that are frequently found in IT organizations. It is important for IT organizations to center on customer experience and continually maximize the ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight discusses how video surveillance needs massively scalable storage, artificial intelligence (AI), and analytics capabilities.
"Organizations of all sizes and across industries employ video surveillance as a ...
This IDC Market Note is an update to IDC's outlook related to the impact of COVID-19 on the datacenter infrastructure supply chain, centered in China. The impact of COVID-19 is constantly changing. As COVID-19 continues to impact the global ...
This IDC Market Note provides IDC's perspective on the HPE 5G Core Stack network-as-a-service and business orchestration solution. It explains how the HPE 5G Core Stack solution, when coupled with a RAN, can provide E2E 5G network solution ...