Latest International Data Corporation Stories

2013-05-28 23:02:59

Members of Print Audit´s Premier subscription program now have access to exclusive IDC discounts and webinars. (PRWEB) May 28, 2013 International Data Corporation (IDC) and Print Audit have partnered to offer exclusive benefits to members of Print Audit´s Premier subscription program. With 163 members world-wide, Premier is a subscription program that gives office equipment dealers virtually unlimited access to all of Print Audit´s products for one low monthly price. IDC is...

As Tablet Sales Continue To Surge, Apple Shows It Is Still King
2013-05-02 11:05:19

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The International Data Company (IDC) has just released their latest tablet report which confirms the world´s hottest new love affair with these mobile devices. Tablet shipments have grown exponentially year over year, about 142.4 percent, in the first quarter of 2013. IDC claims the actual number of tablets sold in 1Q13 is 49.2 million, even more than the number of tablets shipped in the first half of 2012. As they´ve...

Tablet Market Will See A 7-Inch Entry From Microsoft
2013-04-11 11:56:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Wall Street Journal today is reporting that Microsoft wants to play in the 7-inch tablet game with competitors Apple and Google. The WSJ news follows a report from analysis firm IDC which found that not only is the PC market slipping at an accelerated rate, Windows 8 might have helped push it down. An earlier IDC report also found that half of the tablet computers sold worldwide in 2012 were less than 8-inches, suggesting...

Windows 8 Not Helping Struggling PC Market
2013-04-11 10:08:46

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Many people dismissed Steve Jobs´ talk of a “Post PC Era” as another Apple sales pitch or some hyperbole from the Reality Distortion Field. However, the number crunchers at the International Data Corporation (IDC) provided some cold hard numbers yesterday which suggest that we may have already slipped into such an era. According to the IDC´s Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker, PC sales have been slipping each...

2013-03-20 23:03:48

Worldwide Life Science Drug Safety Services 2013 Vendor Assessment Chennai, India (PRWEB) March 20, 2013 TAKE Solutions Ltd. [BSE: 532890 | NSE: TAKE], a leader in the Life Sciences (LS) and Supply Chain Management (SCM) domains, announced today that it has received a 'Leader' rating in IDC Health Insights' “IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Life Science Drug Safety Services 2013 Vendor Assessment". The IDC MarketScape assessment evaluated leading drug safety services (DSS) providers in the...

Android Reeling In Apple In The Lucrative Tablet War
2013-03-12 16:10:01

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Tablets are still a hot item, and Apple´s iPad has long been the market leader for these next-generation computing devices. Yet, a new prediction from IDC claims that Apple tablets will, for the first time, lose ground to cheaper and smaller Android tablets in 2013. What´s more, both platforms will have pieces of their market share ripped away by newcomer Microsoft. Amazon, Google and Samsung have been making these...

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