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2019 U.S. Consumer Connected and Automated Vehicle Survey, Part 2: Connected Vehicle Feature and Service Usage, Data Sharing, and Payments
This IDC Survey examines the current views and perspectives of U.S. vehicle owners. It represents the second of three presentations IDC will publish related to this survey. The second part focuses on the topics and key trends in the areas ...
What Are the Key Focus Areas for Improvement of Customer Experience for Indian Organizations?
The awareness about customer experience (CX) among Indian organizations is growing. The ground reality, however, is that they still face multiple challenges during their CX journey, which lead them to have an inaccurate view of customer ...
This IDC Market Perspective discusses how 5G will affect the IoT market and analyzes which use cases will be most affected, which 5G features will bring the greatest IoT benefits, how IoT use cases will evolve in the 5G era, and what all ...
This IDC Market Perspective presents the status of wholesale telecom infrastructure across several markets in Sub-Saharan Africa. It looks at current and planned deployments, highlights bottlenecks to fixed infrastructure development, and ...
This IDC Perspective provides a review of major Chinese internet companies' views on AI and their corresponding strategies and actions. The study also provides a guidance for AI technology buyers based on IDC's assessment of the market and ...
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides IDC's view on Future Work Culture — one of the key tenets of IDC's Future of Work framework. The presentation highlights how the innovation accelerators, including Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, ...
This IDC study provides an updated forecast for the worldwide augmented and virtual reality hardware market for the 2019–2023 period.
"The past two years have seen slow decline in the worldwide augmented and virtual reality head-mounted ...
This IDC study focuses on the transformational, incremental, and opportunistic technologies necessary for successful digital twin implementation and operation. While there are multiple existing enterprise technologies available within organizations ...
This IDC study discusses the forecast for the U.S. wearable computing device market for 2019–2023.
"The U.S. wearables market will see continued growth in 2019 and beyond," says Ramon T. Llamas, research director for IDC's Wearables ...
This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide wearable computing device market.
"With a broader definition of ear-worn devices, the wearables market is heading for higher volumes and faster growth," says Ramon T. Llamas, ...
2019 U.S. Consumer Internet of Things Survey: Security and Privacy Perceptions in the Smart Home
This IDC Survey details results from IDC's 2019 Consumer Internet of Things Survey, which was fielded in May 2019. The survey asked respondents questions about consumer adoption of and attitudes toward a variety of smart home applications, ...
Siemens' Spotlight on Innovation 2019: Solving Real-World Challenges While the Spatial Web Emerges
This IDC Market Note provides our observations and analysis of the recent one-day 2019 Siemens' Spotlight on Innovation event in Orlando, Florida.
"For Siemens, innovation is not only about creating new products and services but it's ...
This IDC Market Presentation provides a Canadian perspective of the state of wearables technologies in the enterprise at the end of CY18. It provides insight into the level of adoption and interest in wearables technologies, views as to ...
This IDC study examines the market share of the major vendors in the worldwide wearables market in 2018.
"2018 saw the realization of the market transformation that began in the previous years," says Ramon T. Llamas, research director ...
This IDC Survey Spotlight looks at results from our annual Enterprise Device Survey centering on wearables. We asked 500 IT buyers at what stage they were using wearables in the workplace and compared the results against the same ...
SYSPRO, an Operational and Manufacturing ERP technology vendor, has helped many companies advance in their use of technology to run their operations and manufacturing. In 2014, SYSPRO was deployed at BKB to help the company digitally transform. ...
This IDC study examines the market shares of major vendors in the U.S. wearables market in 2018.
"2018 marked another strong step forward for the U.S. wearables market," noted Ramon T. Llamas, research director for IDC's Mobile Devices ...
2019 U.S. Consumer Connected and Automated Vehicle Survey, Part I: Vehicle Ownership, Usage, and Buying Preferences
This IDC Survey examines the current views and perspectives of U.S. vehicle owners. It represents the first of three presentations IDC plans to publish (the other two will be published subsequently) and focuses on the topics and key trends ...
IDC's Worldwide Digital Transformation Use Case Taxonomy, 2019: Communications Service Provider
This IDC communications service provider (CSP) digital transformation (DX) use case taxonomy is an update on the January 2018 document. It describes the most prominent use cases for digital transformation in the communication services industry. ...
The competition among the internet companies are fiercer than ever. Chinese internet companies are adopting emerging technologies into their offerings to improve their core businesses as well as explore the possibility of find new business ...
Asia/Pacific Greater China Carrier Equipment Spending Analysis 2016–2018 and Forecast 2019–2023
This study analyzes the network equipment spending capex and total CAPEX, including nonequipment structures and facilities, in the region in both fixed-line and mobile networks.
"As the region prepares for the introduction of 5G services ...
"IoT across APEJ continues to grow steadily as governments, municipalities, and enterprises move from proof of concept and tests to live deployments as part of a strategy to enhance productivity and efficiency, build Smart City infrastructure, ...
This IDC Perspective analyzes 10 trends comprising the next wave of disruption in the manufacturing industry. There have been a lot of developments in manufacturing as of late, caused by the acceleration of digitization. This document discusses ...