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Africa's Smartphone Market Declines Despite Strong Performance of Region’s Biggest Markets

Johannesburg – Africa's smartphone market experienced a quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) decline of 6.4% during Q4 2017, according to the latest insights announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC...

Strong PC Demand Dampens Decline of Middle East & Africa PCD Market

Date
March 6, 2018
Subject:
Systems & Infrastructure Solutions

Dubai – The Middle East and Africa (MEA) personal computing devices (PCD) market, which is made up of desktops, notebooks, workstations, and tablets, declined 6.2% year on year in Q4 2017, according t...

GCC Mobile Phone Market Experiences Welcome Seasonal Relief but IDC Expects Upturn in Shipments to be Short-Lived

Dubai – The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) mobile phone market experienced mild seasonal growth in Q4 2017, according to the latest figures announced today by International Data Corporation (IDC). The...

IDC Announces Winners of Inaugural CIO Excellence Awards

Dubai – With more than 300 of the region's most influential ICT leaders in attendance, the IDC Middle East CIO Summit 2018 closed last week with a ceremony to mark the inaugural IDC CIO Excellence Awa...

The Future CIO – Which KPIs Will be Relevant Going Forward?

Date
February 27, 2018
Subject:
Emerging Technologies, Consulting

Johannesburg – The only way for today's chief information officer (CIO) to remain relevant and secure their seat at the boardroom table is by harnessing their business skills and suggesting ways for t...

Directing the Way to Digital Transformation Success in South Africa

Johannesburg – More than 90% of South African organizations are either already engaged in digital transformation or in the process of planning and evaluating their transformation strategies. That's ac...

More than 300 of the Region's Most Influential ICT Leaders Gather in Dubai for IDC’s Middle East CIO Summit 2018

Dubai – International Data Corporation (IDC) today launched the eleventh edition of its annual Middle East CIO Summit, with more than 300 of the region's most influential ICT leaders in attendance. Ho...

IDC Announces Formation of CIO Advisory Council to Drive New Wave of Technology Innovation & Development Across the Gulf Region

Dubai – International Data Corporation (IDC) today formally announced the formation of its new CIO Advisory Council, an independent industry body tasked with spurring collaboration, incubating innovat...

Blockchain Spending in the Middle East & Africa to More than Double in 2018

Dubai – Spending on blockchain solutions in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) is set to more than double this year, according to the latest insights from International Data Corporation. The global tech...

Egypt's IT/ITeS Exports on Track to Achieve Ambitious Growth Targets as Offshoring Industry Embraces 3rd Platform Technologies

Cairo – International Data Corporation (IDC), a global research and consulting firm headquartered out of Framingham, Massachusetts, USA, has initiated a study to understand the global market trends an...