IDC Research Types
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- Mergers and acquisitions or divestitures
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Methods and Practices
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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 study provides an assessment of data catalog software applications and presents the criteria most important for companies to consider when selecting a data catalog application as part of a data intelligence solution. This assessment ...
This IDC Perspective examines the ways in which the COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges but also new opportunities to technology leaders in European companies. This is a crisis that IT leaders must not waste, but much needs to be done ...
This IDC Perspective (video) provides IT leadership insights and challenges from IDC's IT Executive Program clients and prospects for the period from June 4 to June 26, 2020. Undoubtably, the overall economic outlook remains volatile, continually ...
This IDC Perspective looks at the role of supply chain orchestration and the modern control tower in the supply chain.
"As companies navigate the COVID-19 pandemic, the top critical gap for the supply chain is a lack of supply chain ...
This IDC Perspective shares the experiences of senior procurement executive leaders as they discuss challenges and opportunities now that companies have achieved stasis after the initial stages of the COVID-19 pandemic. This meeting was ...
This IDC study comparatively analyzes the enterprise fraud management capabilities and strategies of 14 worldwide fraud technology providers. The study provides retail bank buyers of enterprise fraud management platforms a short list of ...
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 study highlights customer-driven, intelligence-backed space and assortment planning.
"Retail of the future is customer driven and analytically robust," states Jon Duke, vice president of Research, IDC Retail Insights. "Accomplishing ...
This IDC study provides the CIO and senior IT leaders with why and how AI technology in IT operations is selected and used to deliver maximum business value, ensuring AI investment decisions are measured against an expected return.
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 study provides historical data as well as a forecast (2020–2024) for the worldwide file- and object-based storage market. The forecast and historical data focuses on end-user consumption of two main categories of the FOBS market: ...
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 study provides historical market share data (2018–2019) for the worldwide scale-out NAS and pure-play object storage provider in the enterprise storage systems market. The historical data illustrates top server vendor shares overall. ...
This IDC PlanScape provides guidance for CIOs and procurement organizations to plan the digital dashboard and metrics that are most relevant to communicate the fact-based performance of the external suppliers and internal resources that ...
This IDC study provides an overview of the hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) market. It provides the size and forecast segmented by deployment type and location. It is designed to be consumed by infrastructure suppliers that build platforms ...
This IDC PeerScape provides CIOs with proven approaches to applying BizOps and BizDevOps to crisis situations, based on best practices from CIOs, BizOps practitioners, and business leaders. It is intended to help CIOs formulate their own ...
This IDC PeerScape provides CIOs with advice on how to get beyond the current crisis to build for the future based on best practices from CIOs and business leaders who are finding success in dealing with the pandemic. It is intended to help ...