17 Mar

Blockchain: What’s in It for Utilities beyond the Hype

Jean-François Segalotto                                
Research Manager, IDC Energy Insights EMEA
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The intersection of Blockchain and the energy industry looks like a great place to be today. A technology that promises to bring order and automation in a distributed world could be the perfect match for a system (the energy system) and an industry (utilities) that are slowly but relentlessly decentralizing. Almost like a marriage made in heaven.  (more…)

14 Mar

The Security Opportunity through the Channel – Key Trends, Opportunities & Challenges

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Margaret Adam                                   
Program Director, IDC’s European Channels and Alliances program
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Customer demand for security remains high and remains a priority for most organizations. The growth of security products and markets has implications for the full ICT stack.  In our opinion, security also represents a prime opportunity for the channel, due to this intrinsic value to customers. (more…)

10 Mar

DevOps: Accelerating Adoption – Faster, Better, Secure

Jennifer Thomson                               
Research Director, European Services
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Whether we like it or not agility, speed and sustaining enhanced customer experience are the mantras of the world in which we live today; organizations can choose to respond or inevitably find themselves fighting to stay afloat. (more…)

07 Mar

Top 6 Digital Trends Shaping the Health Industry in 2017

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Jonas Knudsen                                
Research Director, Health Insights
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IDC Health Insights has just released a IDC Perspective: Western Europe Healthcare Sector: Key Themes for 2017. IDC Health Insights analyzes the key themes that will drive technology investment in the healthcare industry in Europe. (more…)