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Here you will find the latest insights from our lead analysts, as well as advice and research on how different technology trends are shaping and transforming the world.

5G in manufacturing

Why Manufacturers Need 5G for the Next Normal

5G connectivity will play a particularly important role in enabling the next normal in manufacturing, as it has unique capabilities that enable manufacturers to use data.

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COO role

The New Role of the COO in Manufacturing Organizations

IDC recognizes several key trends that have driven the changing COO role during the past six months. Read about them here.

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How eMobility Is Reshaping the European Utility Industry

If the European utility industry embraces emobility as part of their broader transformation, they will increase their chance of success.

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Digital transformation in life sciences

All You Need to Know about Digital Transformation in European Life Sciences

There are 5 key dimensions to achieve excellence in Digital Transformation and to become an intelligent life sciences enterprise.

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VW Industrial Cloud

The VW Industrial Cloud — An Ambitious Project with Challenges to Overcome

Back in 2019, Volkswagen (VW) announced its plan to connect more than 120 plants across all its brands globally - The VW Industrial Cloud.

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IDC European Blockchain

European Blockchain: Summer 2020 Recap

While the COVID-19 crisis has led to a slowdown in blockchain spending growth, a number of exciting projects were announced in late spring and over the summer.

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