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At Microsoft Build 2020, Microsoft presented its vision for the future of IoT, which expands beyond connected assets to connected environments and ecosystems. Microsoft touted Azure Digital Twins as the common integration layer that will ...
Sony introduces a package with a new image sensor and a DSP semiconductor to run AI inferencing computer vision neural networks. This launch supports existing market trends: smarter sensors and edge AI processing, though the entry into ...
On May 27, 2020, HP Inc. (HPQ) delivered its FY20Q2 earnings release, citing pandemic-driven macroeconomic and supply chain disruptions for its 11% drop in revenue to $12.5B.
Personal Systems accounted for $8.3B in revenue, down 7% ...
Splunk released its Q1FY21 first quarter, with key results including ARR of $1.775 billion, up 52% year-over-year, cloud revenue of $112 million, up 81% year-over-year, total revenues of $434 million, up 2% year-over-year, and GAAP loss ...
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced all industries, including banking, to adapt quickly to the "now" normal with more digital customer experience technologies implemented tactically. The post-crisis "new" normal will require firms to accelerate ...
This IDC Web Conference discusses how government IT executives in Europe and beyond are caught between a rock and a hard place. They need to empower their agencies' workforce with the tools that enable a resilient and agile response to the ...
Slack made their "simpler, more organized desktop interface" available in March, and now have announced and started to roll out similar easy to use features to the new mobile interface for Slack's iPhone and Android applications. These changes ...
Google Meet, the enterprise version of Google's videoconferencing product has completed its rollout and is now available free to all users. While Google Meet may be missing catchy customizable backgrounds, and Augmented Reality (AR) features, ...
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 ...
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 week of May 12, 2020, IBM hosted its annual IoT Exchange event in a virtual format. Instead of a focus on Internet of Things (IoT) technology, the show focused on the business goals customers are trying to achieve and how IoT and AI ...
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 ...
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 ...
On Monday, May 18, 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 store ...
Microsoft's decision to acquire Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch Networks in quick succession, demonstrates its desire to swiftly create a differentiated market position vis-à-vis its closest hyperscale competitors in the early, though fast-growing, ...
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 ...
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, ...
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. ...