rssmobility IDC RSS alerts rssmobility <P>This IDC Survey presents a subset of results from IDC's 2020 <I>European Enterprise Mobility </I><I>& Devices </I><I>Survey</I>. It aims to understand enterprises' key strategic mobile device initiatives, from investment priorities to strategies and key deployments. In this presentation, some of the key results and changes are highlighted and analyzed for Western Europe (WE) and Central & Eastern Europe (CEE).</P><P>Mobility has a leading position among companies' ICT priorities. Enterprises' mobile strategies are becoming more sophisticated and require customized solutions. For this reason, market players are developing solutions that will help the next generation of mobile workers work more securely with highly customizable devices and services. Our research finds that at the end of 2021, the percentage of mobile workers in Western Europe will go beyond 50%. This percentage is set to grow in the next few years to reach over 61% of the entire workforce by 2024.</P><P>The annual <I>European Enterprise Mobility </I><I>& Devices </I><I>Survey</I> was conducted in August 2020. This survey helps companies track rapid transitions in the highly competitive and fast-moving marketplace as well as covers essential questions that help understand enterprises' mobility strategies in terms of connectivity, software, and security and device procurement. For the purpose of this study, 1,130 businesses across 11 countries in Western and Central & Eastern Europe were surveyed. It provides key findings and strategic advice for technology and services providers.</P><P>The charts in this presentation only show the results at total level. Breakdowns by country, company size, and industry sector are available upon request.</P> IDC Survey Thu, 22 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Rosie Secchi rssmobility <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 rssmobility <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 rssmobility <P>Managing data in an "as a service" model is becoming very appealing to European organizations because it fits with their current crisis recovery strategies, such as an aggressive push to the cloud, low capital expenses, eliminating complexities, and long-term cloud strategy. Cohesity's collaboration with AWS to bring data management as a service aligns with customer expectations. </P> IDC Link Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Archana Venkatraman rssmobility 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 rssmobility SINGAPORE, October 22nd, 2020 – IDC Asia/Pacific revealed today 11 winners at the 2020 Asia/Pacific IDC Digital Transformation Awards (DXa) led by Union Bank of the Philippines (Regional Digital Trailblazer), Piramal Glass (Regional Digital Transformer) and Ather Energy (Regional Digital Disruptor). Singapore-based organizations like UOB and Singtel are also part of the prestigious list of regional winners along with Bank Danamon, Haier Group Corporation, New Zealand Inland Revenue Department, OpenRice Limited, Shinhan Bank, and National Health Insurance Administration, Ministry of Health and Welfare - Taiwan. Corporate Press Release Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT rssmobility <P>This IDC Market Forecast discusses the Western Europe UEM software market.</P><P>"The UEM market in Western Europe is a dichotomy in a couple of fundamental ways," said Kevin Restivo, research manager, Enterprise Mobility. "Increasingly, the software is a critical component of enterprise infrastructure given the need to support distributed workforces. Yet vendors operating in Europe's largest economies will be harder-pressed to grow over the forecast period given economic conditions and high penetration."</P> Market Forecast Wed, 21 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Kevin Restivo rssmobility <P>On October 13<SUP>th</SUP>, at the Apple "Hi, Speed" Event (the 2<SUP>nd</SUP> installment of Apple's fall 2020 product launches); Apple finally made its much-awaited Smartphone announcements bringing refresh design aesthetics and new product innovations, while managing to introduce 5G connectivity across its new lineup. Additionally, a long overdue breath of fresh air was injected into the Apple's smart speaker portfolio after a three-year hiatus with the introduction of the new HomePod Mini.</P> IDC Link Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Manish Nargas, Steve Yang, Shahd Elashri, Jean Philippe Bouchard rssmobility <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 rssmobility IDC Link Tue, 20 Oct 2020 04:00:00 GMT Jeff Janukowicz, Soo Kyoum Kim, Mario Morales