23 Nov

EE proposes standardized assessment of UK mobile network quality, based on geographical coverage

John Delaney

John Delaney                                      
Associate VP European Mobility, IDC
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In April 2016, EE announced its intention to move from a population-based measure of its network coverage to a measure based on the geographical area covered by its network. Today, EE called on Ofcom and the other mobile operators to move from population to geography as the standard basis for network coverage figures. (more…)

15 Nov

Why Containers and Hypervisors Will Coexist…With Some Elbowing

IDC Georgio Nebuloni

Giorgio Nebuloni
Associate Research Director European Systems and Infrastructure Solutions

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Whenever I go to an industry conference on infrastructure topics (see the most recent edition of VMworld Europe), the most amazing thing happens. Nobody talks about their infrastructure products. (Okay, in frankness… ALMOST nobody). What every supplier is pushing now is support for containers. (more…)

10 Nov

Irish organizations gearing up for Digital Transformation

IDC John Gilsenan

John Gilsenan
Consultant, IDC Ireland  @johnrosgilsenan

Digital transformation is the application of 3rd platform–related technologies (mobility, cloud, social business, and Big Data) to fundamentally change the way a process is executed, generally with a design-led approach to business process redesign.  A key component is that it can create a radical or exponential change to the organization in contrast to linear improvements or small adjustments.  (more…)