16 Jan
IDC-Innovation-Technology-Europe

More Frogs on the Frying Pan for Europe: Technology and Innovation

Mark Yates    
Research Manager,European Digital Transformation Practice
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Finding a crisis is Europe is almost as easy as meeting a protestor on the Champs Élysées when French labor laws are about to be changed. There are euro zone worries, migrant worries, fears of political destabilization, Brexit (and other member-state recalcitrance), a resurgent Russia, potential trade wars with the U.S., the specter of terrorism, and others related to political bodies, economic structures, and aging populations.

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15 Jan
UK software market

How would a ‘No Deal’ Brexit impact the UK software market?

Alexandros Stratis                            
Senior Research Analyst,European Enterprise Applications
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With the level of uncertainty surrounding Brexit reaching new heights practically every week, predicting what the impact is going to be on the UK software market is quite challenging. Whereas a second referendum, an extension of Article 50 or revocation of UK’s withdrawal will extend the current “status-quo” and will mean, at least for the short-term “business as usual”, the fact is that on the 29th of March 2019, the UK will leave the EU by automatic operation of law.

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11 Jan
IDC Future of Work

A digitally-enabled Employee First organization

Angela Salmeron                                
Research Manager, European Future of Work
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IDC believes that the Future of Work is more than a cultural movement or technological revolution, it’s crucially a business mandate. Getting the right people and an Employee First organization will be the sustaining difference for companies to succeed over time.

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07 Jan
Apple’s focus on newer premium models has looked inevitable

Apple’s focus on newer premium models has looked inevitable

Simon Baker
Program Director, Mobile Phones, CEMA
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Apple’s decision to focus more on upmarket iPhones has looked inevitable for some time and should not be a surprise to many in the industry. There has been a creaking sound between operating systems across the industry as Apple has maintained its top level prices, and now with its latest XS models, gone ‘upwardly mobile’ higher above the thousand dollar threshold, all the while as what you get for your money with Android has increased.

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