rssconsumer IDC RSS alerts rssconsumer <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight provides insight into the dramatic shift of tech buying behaviors to digital sources. Respondents to IDC's <I>IT Buyer Survey</I> reveal that there are differences in preferences and buying behaviors across the three generations of Millennials, Generation X, and Baby Boomers. Millennials' preferences to buy more through digital commerce will change the role of B2B sales. This IDC Survey Spotlight examines a key reason why.</P> IDC Survey Spotlight Thu, 22 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Laurie Buczek rssconsumer <P>This IDC study presents the forecast for the worldwide networked video entertainment device market for the 2020–2024 period.</P><P>"Networked video entertainment devices remain popular as competition forces prices down and services are expanding and maturing," says Adam Wright, senior research analyst for IDC's Smart Home research program. "The increase in household penetration of these devices indicates the market opportunity for premium online video services and the readiness of consumers to move to more advanced digital activities in the smart home. Demand has also remained quite strong during the COVID-19 pandemic as consumers shift their entertainment needs in-house."</P> Market Forecast Thu, 22 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Adam Wright rssconsumer <P>This IDC study provides the updated worldwide smart home monitoring and security market forecast for 2020–2024.</P><P>"In the home monitoring and security market, the managed services segment is a long play incurring higher initial investment but with higher potential payoffs, whereas the DIY segment can more quickly acquire customers and near-term revenue but with lower margins and a larger set of competitors," says Adam Wright, senior research analyst, IDC's Internet of Things Consumer research program. "Successful managed solution vendors, as well as DIY vendors now offering managed services, will need to deliver a high-value service promise to justify the relatively high costs compared with many a la carte DIY solutions."</P> Market Forecast Thu, 22 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Adam Wright rssconsumer <P>This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation provides insights on how shopping patterns shifted and how consumers prefer to engage going forward with a spotlight on how the 2020 holiday season will be impacted. We saw retailers employ a variety of adaptations in order to stay in business this year — from grocery stores adapting safety protocols to protect their essential workers and customers to restaurants employing third-party delivery services to keep the doors open. The new normal is more reliant on digital and contactless interactions, and the holiday season 2020 will be different for retailers. This Tech Buyer Presentation is based on two consumer surveys conducted in September 2020: IDC's <I>Retail Consumer Insights Survey, </I>September 2020; n = 1,004; and IDC's <I>Consumer Experiences Survey,</I> September 2020; n = 2,000.</P> Tech Buyer Presentation Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Leslie Hand, Jordan K. Speer rssconsumer <P>This IDC Market Presentation summarizes significant capex trends that will affect the top 10 telcos in Europe in the short and medium term. They plan to reduce capex 1.4% year over year until 2024. Their capex intensity will decrease as well to 16.7% by 2024. The top 10 telcos are shifting their priorities toward asset productivity improvement and process digitization. Telcos need the help of vendors to prepare cloud-native platforms, identify growth investments, and embrace new consumption-based models.</P> Market Presentation Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Bruno Teyton rssconsumer LONDON, October 21, 2020 — The Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) traditional PC market (desktops, notebooks, and workstations) posted strong growth in 2020Q3 (11.7% YoY) and totaled 21.0 million units, according to International Data Corporation (IDC). Consumer demand mirrored the extraordinary strength of the previous quarter, growing 29.3% YoY, which was more than enough to offset the minor softness on the commercial side (-2.1% YoY). Tracker Press Release Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT rssconsumer <P>Empathetic buildings of the future will be smart workspaces wherein there will no longer be switching between platforms, apps, and content types, producing a space enabling users to use all these types in one place and bringing together people and conversations associated with a file, meeting, or project. </P><P>"The Internet of Things (IoT) era enables persona-based workspaces. Depending on the task at hand, the building can adapt to the persona's needs, with the workplace's personas changing over time," says Shaily Shah, research manager, IoT, IDC Asia/Pacific. "Thus, an employee's work context is all in one place instead of scattered throughout fragmented communication channels," she adds.</P> Market Perspective Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Shaily Shah rssconsumer <P>IDCでは2018年、2019年に引き続き、2020年における国内企業のイノベーションアクセラレーターに関する取り組み状況を把握するため、ユーザー企業調査を実施した。本調査レポートはその調査結果に基づいて、産業分野別でのイノベーションアクセラレーターの現在の活用動向や過去からの進展状況について分析を行い、ITサプライヤーが国内企業のデジタルトランスフォーメーション推進をサポートするための参考情報を提供する。</P><P>IDC Japan ITスペンディングのリサーチマネージャーである敷田 康は「本調査レポートのユーザー企業調査では、イノベーションアクセラレーター導入上の課題として、ビジネス成果が不確実な取り組みに対する投資の意思決定に関わるものが最上位に挙げられた。ITサプライヤーはKPI設定のコンサルテーションと、そのKPIを踏まえたソリューション提案/実施/評価を繰り返すことによってビジネス成果を継続させて、顧客企業との継続的な関係性の構築を図るべきである」と述べている。</P> Market Perspective Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Ko Shikita rssconsumer <P>Apple's iPhone 12 smartphone line provides a solid evolutionary offering as Apple transitions to the 5G opportunity and the leading edge of semiconductor manufacturing reaches the 5nm technology node, following well established technology roadmaps. Of note are that 5G mmWave in all US iPhone 12 models and Apples advances in AI for computational photography. More interestingly, the iPhone 12 may be better seen as teeing up Apple's expected entry into augmented and virtual reality.</P> IDC Link Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Michael J. Palma, Phil Solis rssconsumer 北京,2020年10月21日——IDC最新发布的《全球自动驾驶汽车预测报告(2020-2024)》数据显示,2024年全球L1-L5级自动驾驶汽车(自动驾驶汽车按照自动化程度的高低分为五级,分别为:L1级部分驾驶辅助,L2级组合驾驶辅助,L3级有条件自动驾驶,L4级高度自动驾驶,L5级完全自动驾驶)出货量预计将达到约5425万辆,2020至2024年的年均复合增长率(CAGR)达到18.3%;L1和L2级自动驾驶在2024年的市场份额预计分别为64.4%和34.0%。IDC认为,尽管目前L3-L5级自动驾驶技术的应用具有开拓性意义,L1-L2级自动驾驶将依然是未来5年内带动全球自动驾驶汽车出货量增长的最大细分市场。 Research Press Release Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT