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Socioeconomic Challenges and Lack of Innovation Drive Decline in GCC's Mobile Phone Market

Dubai – Mobile phone shipments to the GCC suffered double-digit declines in Q1 2016 according to the latest figures announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC). The market totaled 7.7 mill...

Middle East Mobile Phone Market Suffers Worst Quarter-on-Quarter Decline on Record

Dubai – Shipments of mobile phones declined 11.7% quarter on quarter in the Middle East in Q1 2016, according to the latest figures released by International Data Corporation (IDC). The market totaled...

Technology Holds the Key to Success for Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030, Says IDC

Riyadh – Saudi Arabia recently announced its much-anticipated Vision 2030, a long-term economic blueprint for diversifying away from its dependence on oil. In response to this development, global cons...

IDC Announces Series of 'ICT Days' for North & Francophone Africa as Region's Investment Priorities Begin to Take Shape

Morocco – Ongoing consolidation and political instability across much of North and Francophone Africa is set to reshape the region's service delivery landscape, according to the latest insights from I...

IDC Hosts IT Security Roadshow in Oman as Government Steps Up Fight Against Cybercrime

Oman – International Data Corporation (IDC) yesterday hosted its popular IT Security Roadshow at Muscat's Al Bustan Palace, with Dr. Salim Bin Sultan Alruzaiqi, CEO of Oman's Information Technology Au...

Digital Transformation Sets the Agenda at IDC's 3rd Annual West Africa CIO Summit

Lagos – The region's most influential ICT leaders today gathered at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos for the third annual installment of International Data Corporation's West Africa CIO Summit. With more t...

Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East, and Africa External Storage Market Records First Decline in Six Years in 2015

Location
Prague
Date
May 9, 2016

PRAGUE, May 9, 2016 - Although one of the fastest developing regional markets until 2015, the Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa (CEMA) external storage market declined by 10% year on ...

IT Budget Priorities Put Under the Spotlight on First Day of IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit 2016

Riyadh – International Data Corporation (IDC) today hosted the first day of its sixth annual Saudi Arabia CIO Summit. With more than 200 CIOs and line-of-business leaders in attendance at the Bay La S...

Securing the Smart Digital Enterprise as Budget Constraints Begin to Bite

Manama – The results of a recent IT security survey of Middle East organizations conducted by International Data Corporation (IDC) show that the top three threats to enterprise security are infected U...

Manufacturers in the Emerging Markets to Take Bigger Stakes in IoT, Says IDC

Location
Prague
Date
April 21, 2016
Subject:
Telecoms & Networking, IDC Manufacturing Insights

PRAGUE, April 20, 2016 - The Internet of Things (IoT) has already progressed from being an over-hyped buzzterm to emerging as a new focal point of many business initiatives in the manufacturing sector...