rsssoftware https://www.idc.com/rss/2812.do IDC RSS alerts CLOC Global Institute 2024: Money Never Sleeps https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=lcUS52187224&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>CLOC’s flagship conference has lost a lot of what made it different and great. The conference has regressed towards the mean by allowing marketing dollars to dominate it. The conference is now essentially the same as all other conferences instead of the great marketplace of ideas it once was. </P> IDC Link Mon, 20 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Ryan O’Leary 2H23 Asia Pacific Software Compete ─ Software-Defined Compute (Historical Only) https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=AP52073324&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Market Presentation examines the state and future direction of the software-defined compute software market in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan and China) (APEJC) region. It provides an analysis of vendor strategies, competitive positioning, and key market trends, as well as quantitative data on vendor shares and the size of the market in 2H23. </P><P>The data and insights within this presentation are part of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker (2H23 release). </P> Market Presentation Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Srishti SINGH 2H23 Asia/Pacific Software Compete ─ Human Capital Management Applications (Historical Only) https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=AP52081924&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Market Presentation examines the state and future direction of the human capital management applications market in the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan and China) (APEJC) region. It provides an analysis of vendor strategies, competitive positioning, key market trends, as well as quantitative data on vendor shares in 2H23.</P><P>The data and insights within this presentation are part of IDC's Worldwide Semiannual Software Tracker (2H23 release). </P> Market Presentation Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Lisashree Mishra AI and GenAI: An Opportunity for the Channel Ecosystem in Latin America https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=LA50945624&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC study covers how AI and GenAI are driving efficiency and innovation in Latin America, presenting a significant opportunity for channel partners to unluck new revenues. By offering tailored solutions and support services, channel partners can play a crucial role in facilitating the adoption of these technologies across industries. To capitalize on this opportunity, partners must adapt their strategies, focusing on delivering tangible business outcomes and forging strategic partnerships with technology vendors and clients. </P><P>"In Latin America, channel partners wield AI and GenAI as the catalysts for a paradigm shift, unlocking new revenue streams and shaping a landscape defined by innovation and efficiency," says Danielle Ibran, senior analyst, IDC Latin America Channels and Alliances and AI.</P> Tech Buyer Survey Spotlight Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Danielle Ibran Autodesk Makes Generative Design a Reality https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=lcUS52130624&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>An Autodesk research project has successfully demonstrated generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) for three-dimensional (3D) geometry, automatically creating 3D models from text prompts and/or 2D images (sketches and drawings). This represents the next phase of generative design and sets the stage for industrial design and engineering to move beyond CAE/simulation-based topology optimization, the current state of the art, to deliver fast, intuitive, and interactive product ideation.</P> IDC Link Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT John Snow Benefits of AI-Powered ERP Technology https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=US51635524&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight is from IDC's April 2024 <I>SaaSPath</I> <I>Survey</I> data. This snapshot is a view of those investing into AI-powered ERP systems currently and their investments plans in the future and the top business process and system engagement enhancements resulting from these investments.</P> IDC Survey Spotlight Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Mickey North Rizza Do Service Providers Recognize the Difference in How Organizations Assess Value Across Regions? https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=US52131324&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight shows the opinion of IT and business leaders in enterprises on how they are setting their digital infrastructure priorities, including the impact of GenAI and their preference for selecting service providers as strategic partners. Data comes from IDC's 2024 <I>Future Enterprise Resiliency </I><I>and</I><I> Spending (FERS)</I> <I>Survey,</I><I> Wave 3</I><I>,</I> which focuses on issues related to IT leader economic outlook, 2024 IT spending plans, and the impact that GenAI is having on those decisions. </P> IDC Survey Spotlight Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Peter Chahal Engineering and Operational Technology Services Relationship Attributes That Inhibit Growth https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=US52131824&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Survey Spotlight highlights customer feedback related to relationship attributes and interactions on part of engineering services provider leadership and teams that can have a negative impact and how they are perceived by clients. If attention is not paid to this feedback, engineering services providers will not realize the benefits of a true and trusted partnership.</P><P>The data is sourced from IDC's 2023 <I>Service</I><I>s</I><I>Path</I><I> Survey,</I> which provides comprehensive data and guidance by analyzing feedback from global services buyers of professional services, outsourcing services, managed services, and engineering services, including a deep dive into 14 services markets: application testing/digital assurance/quality engineering services; business consulting services; customer care business process services; customer experience services; digital business transformation professional services; digital engineering and operational technology (DEOT) services; employee experience management services; enterprise intelligence services; environmental, social, and governance (ESG) business services; HR and talent management outsourcing services; IT consulting and systems integration services; managed cloud services; procurement business process services; and talent acquisition outsourcing services. Coverage includes adoption; budgeting trends; purchasing preferences and attitudes; pricing and contract options; friction points related to selection, contracting, and managing delivery; and detailed customer satisfaction ratings for vendors in the 14 services markets.</P> IDC Survey Spotlight Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Mukesh Dialani Exploring the Experience-Orchestrated Business Revolution https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=US52121524&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation delves into IDC's newest model, the experience-orchestrated business (X-O business), presented at <I>FutureIT</I><I> Toronto 2024: AI, Security & The Future of IT Agenda</I> on April 23, 2024, in Canada. </P><P>In an AI-driven landscape, businesses must master the art of meaningful value exchange to elevate the experience for both employees and customers. This presentation explores how (and more importantly why) AI-enabled technologies should be evaluated in an effort to optimize customer journeys and streamline internal workflows, </P><P>Based on insights from real-world examples and analysis of hundreds of use cases, this presentation helps business and IT leaders anchor on the new strategic drivers shaping the X-O business future.</P> Tech Buyer Presentation Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Roger Beharry Lall Google Cloud Next '24: Betting on Generative AI to Create Customer and Business Value https://www.idc.com/getdoc.jsp?containerId=US52077124&utm_medium=rss_feed&utm_source=alert&utm_campaign=rss_syndication <P>This IDC Market Note discusses Google Cloud Next '24, held April 9-11. The event showcased Google Cloud's strategic investment in generative AI (GenAI) to drive the next phase of growth, focusing on enhancing customer and business value through AI-infused products across the tech stack. This document offers a perspective from IDC's Future of Customer Experience standpoint. These latest updates underscored Google Cloud's strength in leveraging GenAI for business resilience, emphasizing the importance of AI in creating seamless, data-driven value outcomes for an experience-orchestrated business landscape.</P> Market Note Fri, 17 May 2024 04:00:00 GMT Sudhir Rajagopal