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2014 Will Be a Year of Escalation, Consolidation, and Innovation as the Transition to IT’s “3rd Platform” Accelerates: IDC

‘Tis the season to prognosticate. International Data Corporation (IDC) has presented the first of its annual predictions for the coming year in the information and communications technology (ICT) industry. IDC’s predictions for 2014 were heavily…

Worldwide Smartphone Shipments on Pace to Grow Nearly 40% in 2013 While Average Selling Prices Decline More Than 12%: IDC

International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker’s most recent update reports that worldwide smartphone shipments are expected to surpass 1.0 billion units in 2013, representing 39.3 percent growth over 2012. Despite a number…

Third Quarter 2013 Worldwide PC Shipments Total 81.6 Million Units, Only 7.6 Percent Decline

Worldwide PC shipments for the third quarter 2013 reflected a slight improvement over market forecasts with a total of 81.6 million units shipped, representing a year-on-year terms decline of only 7.6 percent, compared to the…

IDC: IT Complexity Risk in Financial Services Sector To Increase in 2014

In the interest of helping the financial services industry to better manage the increasingly important issue of IT complexity risk, International Data Corporation (IDC) recently released a new report, Business Strategy: When the Genie Becomes…