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Decline in consumer demand sees Australia's PC market drop
The decline was due to the decline in consumer demand, growing inflation concerns, and excess inventory levels.
European ICT spending will remain resilient in 2023: IDC
European ICT spending will remain resilient in 2023, with channel partners taking around one-third of the total market through 2026, says IDC.
Event-driven architecture boosts productivity, revenue - report
The survey revealed that as enterprises gain experience in their early applications of EDA, they recognise other areas of their business in which EDA could be beneficial.
Public cloud adoption set to surge across Australia, NZ
Organisations in the public cloud ecosystem and beyond will benefit from greater revenues, job opportunities and better business outcomes.
Telecom AI: Canonical's guide for data teams on MLOps
From data-driven decisions to fully automated and self-healing networks, AI developments are accelerating innovation and driving costs of operation down.
Global IT spending in 2023 continues to trend downward
"The most significant impact remains concentrated in consumer markets with consumer IT spending now forecast to decline by 2% this year."
IDC releases first ever report on performance intensive computing as a service
IDC projects that the total worldwide PICaaS market will grow from $22.3 billion in 2021 to $103.1 billion in 2027 with a CAGR or 27.9% over the 2022-2027 forecast period.
Smart home device shipments fell in 2022, but return to growth expected in 2023
"Smart TVs will likely face another year of decline in 2023 due to macroeconomic pressures and long replacement cycles."
European security spend boosts in face of ransomware attacks
IDC has released new research showing that the current geopolitical situation is driving Europe's increased security spend.
Global shipments of wearable devices to rebound in 2023: IDC
After the market's first-ever contraction in 2022, global shipments of wearables are to reach 442.7 million devices this year, growing 6.3% year over year.
Deep observability required to fight sophisticated security threats - report
According to IDC, more than 60% of respondents believe that observability solutions serve narrow requirements and fail to provide a complete view of current operating conditions.
PC and tablet markets on the decline, millions of units down - IDC
Declining demand and challenging macro-economic conditions have caused IDC to further lower its forecast for the worldwide PC and tablet markets.
Smartphone market slower to recover than expected - IDC
Real market recovery is not expected to occur until 2024, when IDC expects 5.9% year-over-year growth followed by low single-digit growth.
2022 yields the most threat activity in history - report
"We saw some normal ebbs in threat activity over the year, but the surges were stunning, delivering a volume of attacks weve never seen before."
Oracle Cloud EPM is a leader, says IDC 2022 MarketScape
IDC notes comprehensive product roadmap, exceptional customer support, and a feature-rich solution as key strengths of Oracle Cloud EPM.
China’s smartphone market fell to a decade low in 2022
IDC says that the full-year market size neared the level ten years ago when two out of five mobile phone shipments were still feature phones.
Data sovereignty now key factor in shaping IT decision making
"IDC expects data sovereignty and industry compliance considerations to be of increasing importance to decisions about IT architectures."
Smartphone shipments suffer a largest-ever decline, says IDC
Worldwide smartphone shipments fell 18.3% y-o-y to 300.3 million units in the 4th quarter of 2022, according to IDC Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker.
Intelligent developer technologies to grow, predicts IDC
IDC forecast shows worldwide LCNCIDT revenue growing to US$21 billion in 2026 with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 17.8% from 2021-2026.
Cloud infrastructure spend continues to outgrow non-cloud - IDC
IDC expects to see continuous strong demand for shared cloud infrastructure with spending expected to surpass non-cloud infrastructure spending in 2023.
Public cloud software bolsters enterprise app revenue growth
Nearly all growth will come from investments in public cloud software, which is expected to represent nearly two thirds of all enterprise app revenue in 2026.
Pandemic boom for PCs well and truly over - IDC report
Global shipments for traditional PCs fell below expectations as 67.2 million PCs were shipped in Q4 2022, down 28.1% from the prior year.
400+ million used smartphones to be shipped worldwide in 2026
According to IDC, trade-in programs continue to be the driving factor for the new and used smartphone market globally.
Innovators and laggards separated by digital infrastructure
"IDC's 2023 predictions for the future of digital infrastructure identify critical shifts in governance, operations, architecture, and sourcing."