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"Developing a sound edge strategy requires planning for the ongoing and longer-term ...
Solo.io: Connecting the World's Applications with APIs and Service Mesh Across any Infrastructure with Gloo Platform
This IDC Vendor Profile analyzes Solo.io, a start-up that develops open source and enterprise software by helping enterprises adopt and operate innovative cloud-native technologies such as microservices, serverless, and service mesh. This ...
This IDC Perspective identifies low-code/no-code mobile apps as a driver of the future of work. This document discusses organizations' workflow priorities for mobilization and characterizes the workspace as one where nontechnical app developers ...
This IDC TechBrief provides IT and service executives with an executive snapshot of warranty and service contract management applications and its impact on how manufacturers can execute of service while delivering enhanced customer experiences.
This IDC Vendor Profile examines Salesforce's vertical go-to-market strategy, focusing on Europe in 2019. The document briefly explores the growing trend toward verticalization in product and sales strategy in the cloud space. It also provides ...
HP Inc. to Continue Drive in Asia/Pacific (Including Japan) by Redefining Customer Experience in the Digital Age
This IDC Market Note discusses the Analyst Day hosted by HP Inc. in its Asia/Pacific (including Japan) (APJ) Customer Welcome Center called "Enabling Digital Transformation in Asia for Asia." The event was centered around how HP Inc. was ...
This IDC Perspective provides Microsoft information and IDC's view on the retirement date for Microsoft Skype for Business Online, as well as the impending migration of those users to the next-gen Microsoft Teams solution.
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This IDC Perspective discusses persistent storage for containers, why they are needed, and the advanced data management services they consume. Enterprises are increasingly adopting cloud-native solutions for scale, agility, and access to ...
Microsoft's European Vertical Strategy: Fostering Cultural Change Across Industries Through Digital Transformation
This IDC Vendor Profile introduces and assesses Microsoft's current vertical strategy at European level (only business-to-business or B2B is considered), identifying its strengths as well as room for improvement. After an overall company ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses the partner panel portion of IDC's Software Channel Leadership Council held June 5, 2019, in San Mateo, California. Software development is becoming a key activity for partner differentiation, regardless ...
This IDC Market Note presents highlights and observations from the Qlik Qonnections 2019 Global Conference held in Dallas, Texas, on May 13 to 16, 2019, and the Qlik EMEA Analyst Summit held in London on June 26, 2019. It focuses on announcements ...
This IDC Market Perspective analyzes several near- and longer-term challenge areas that must be resolved to enable the safety and efficiency benefits promised by vehicle-to-everything (V2X) communications. This includes clarifying the state ...
This IDC Market Note specifically focuses on Telstra Purple. Australian telecommunications and IT services provider Telstra announced the launch of Telstra Purple. Telstra Purple is a newly formed standalone services firm, which is an evolution ...
This IDC Perspective examines the approaches taken to securing workloads in the cloud. Looking to gain insight into how security professionals were approaching security in platform-as-a-service (PaaS) and infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) ...
This document aims to provide a summary of the key components of digital transformation and some of the challenges and inhibitors that companies in Latin America have been or may be experiencing and some strategies for the future.
Urban Mobility Hubs: How Stations and Airports are Embracing Digital Transformation in Europe
This IDC Perspective investigates how digital transformation impacts mobility (also transportation) hubs — such as major bus, metro and train stations, and airports — that provide the physical and digital infrastructure and services that ...
This IDC Perspective outlines the challenges that organizations face and provides a discussion around the approach that can be taken to meet those challenges.
Financial institutions and other organizations face new fraud challenges ...
Internet Defense in PaaS and IaaS: DDoS and WAF Insights from IDC's Cloud Survey North America
This Market Note presents an overview of Leaven, Spark's new division that was announced on August 13, 2019. Leaven is a digital transformation (DX) consultancy built to assist organisations as they shift to new and more digital ways of ...