Spending on IT worldwide will accelerate overall in 2014, though not all areas will enjoy the same levels of growth, says new report.
Apple continues to lead the tablet market--although its once dominant market share has slipped to a mere 29.6 percent in the 2013 third quarter, according to the latest stats from IDC.
CommVault, EMC and Symantec are the top vendors in the data protection and recovery software market in Europe, according to IDC's latest MarketScape study.
Demand for IP virtual provide network services, which extend private network security and management across the Internet, is contributing to growth in US Ethernet service revenues, which IDC forecasts will reach $10.1 billion by 2017.
Cisco, Aruba Networks and Ruckus Wireless are leaders in the enterprise Wi-Fi market according to IDC's latest MarketScape report.
Cisco, Fortinet and Juniper Networks are the top vendors in the exploding security appliance market in the Middle East and Africa, according to the latest stats from IDC.
Improving end-user productivity is the main driver for small and medium-sized businesses investing in mobility, according to a survey by research firm IDC.
Bucking the trend in other parts of the world, Australia and New Zealand experienced a 20 percent sequential drop in tablet shipments, while the two countries saw an 8 percent sequential increase in desktop PC shipments, according to second quarter stats from IDC.
The first iPad wasn't announced until 2010. So it's quite impressive that tablets are expected to outship desktop and laptop computers by the last quarter of 2013. Market research firm IDC...
Organizations just can't get enough of cloud-computing, according to the latest research from International Data Corp. (IDC). The Framingham, Mass.-based research firm says worldwide spending on IT cloud services will reach $47.4 billion this year and is on track to exceed $107 billion by 2017.