IDC Asia/Pacific

APAC digital transformation to ‘scale massively’ in 2017: IDC
By the end of 2017, 60% of Asia Pacific 1000 (A1000) enterprises will have digital transformation (DX) at the centre of their corporate strategy, with the majority even creating an independent position to oversee the DX strategy implementation, according to IDC Asia/Pacific.
H1 2015 smartphone, tablet sales in Malaysia unhampered by GST: IDC
A total of 4.8 million units of smartphones and 900,000 units of tablets were shipped in the first half of 2015 (H1 2015) in Malaysia, according to International Data Corporation (IDC) Asia/Pacific’s Quarterly Mobile Phone and Tablet Trackers.
Eyeing a US$24bil market, VMware ups mobile ante in APAC
VMware Inc said that it has centralised its Business Mobility solution sales team in Asia Pacific, which be led by Sanjay Deshmukh, general manager of Business Mobility, Asia Pacific and Japan, VMware. 
The Federation will live long and prosper, says EMC
Questions about whether EMC Corp would consider selling off its stake in VMware Inc dogged Joe Tucci at the EMC World conference in Las Vegas in May, but the CEO stuck to his guns, saying that the value proposition of the Federation will be proven.
Less than 100 days to end of support for WinServer 2003
Microsoft Corp is reaching out to its customers across Asia Pacific to alert them it is less than 100 days to the end of support deadline for its Windows Server 2003 operating system (OS) – the company will cease support and stop security patches for the OS on July 14, 2015.
BES12: The future of BlackBerry?
The future success of BlackBerry hinges on the take-up of BES12, writes Keith Liu.
APAC online games revenue to hit US$30bil in 2018: IDC
IDC estimates that online games revenue in APeJ will reach US$30.39 billion in 2018, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 18.53%.
Asia Pacific to be the frontline for IoT: IDC
IDC envisions 2015 will be the year when the Internet of Things (IoT) starts to deliver against the hype, but it will require vendors and customers alike to change their approach.
Five drivers for APAC IT services spending in 2015: IDC
IDC's 2014 IT Services Survey results reveal that the top five focus areas for IT services spending in the coming 12 months are IT infrastructure resources consolidation; security enhancement; IT-enabled business innovation; social applications; and big data and analytics.
IDC's top 10 predictions for 2015: Innovation on 3rd Platform
IDC envisions 2015 will be a year of accelerating innovation on the Third Platform.
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