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IDC Hosts the Largest-Ever Congregation of CIOs in Egypt

With the focus firmly placed on its recently announced “IT Meets Business” theme, IDC today launched its inaugural Egypt CIO Summit 2015, hosted under the patronage of H.E. Ibrahim Mahlab, the Prime M...

PC Market Decline Continues in Central and Eastern Europe

March 30, 2015
ICT Markets

PC Market Decline Continues in Central and Eastern Europe PRAGUE, March 30, 2015 – PC shipments in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) totaled 18.55 million units in 2014, representing a year-on-year de...

Middle East and Africa Tablet Market Posts Healthy Growth but Slowdown Looms

The Middle East and Africa (MEA) tablet market recorded robust year-on-year growth in the final quarter of 2014, with holiday purchases and aggressive end-of-year promotions spurring a particularly st...

Middle East Broadcasters Urged to Develop More Localized Content

March 26, 2015
Telecoms & Networking

With the region’s broadcasters and media partners increasingly looking at ways to set themselves apart from the competition, there is a growing focus on how they can offer a unique experience and prov...

IDC Signs Key Strategic Partnerships with Influential CIO Clubs as Preparations for Francophone CIO Summit 2015 Intensify

International Data Corporation (IDC) today formally announced key strategic partnerships with the CIO Clubs of Ivory Coast and Congo in a move that will further augment the reputation of the Francopho...

Technology Leaders to Gather in Antalya for IDC's Annual Turkey CIO Summit

International Data Corporation (IDC) today formally announced the latest installment of its groundbreaking Turkey CIO Summit, confirming that the event will take place on April 9–10 at the Kaya Pallaz...

GCC Countries Lead Smart City Initiatives, CEE Lagging Behind

March 19, 2015

Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries are very active in Smart City deployments, more than any other country in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA). While Smart City de...

Turkey IT Spending to Top $11.7Bn in 2015 as Telcos Ramp Up for 4G/LTE

March 19, 2015
Vertical Markets, ICT Markets, Emerging Technologies

Overall IT spending in Turkey is expected to touch $11.7 billion in 2015, with global market intelligence firm International Data Corporation (IDC) tipping the consumer, telecommunications, and financ...

IT Meets Business as Technology Leaders Gear Up for IDC South Africa CIO Summit 2015

International Data Corporation (IDC) today announced that more than 100 key ICT decision makers will be in attendance at its upcoming South Africa CIO Summit, to be held at The Maslow Hotel in Johanne...

IDC Introduces Russia ICT Market Outlook

Recent dramatic changes in IT spending merit closer monitoring

March 18, 2015

Moscow, March 18, 2015 – IDC launched Russia ICT Market Outlook, a new quarterly service tracking the supply and consumption of IСT products and services in the country in the context of recent dramat...