IDC Asia/Pacific

APAC printer consumable market hit by Thailand’s political turmoil: IDC
The printer consumable market in the Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) region declined 2.4% sequentially and 4.6% year-on-year to reach US$1.65 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, according to IDC.
Embrace API development to boost UC: Tata Communications
Demand for UC tools, especially notably contact centre and video-conferencing, to rise in coming months Embracing power of APIs could potentially open up company’s ecosystem to untapped crucial resources
Policy framework a must for security today: IDC
The first step for any organisation seeking to better address security concerns is to establish a policy framework, which will underpin the work their IT departments embark on, says IDC’s Mayur Sahni.
Myanmar’s devices market set to explode: IDC
According to IDC's latest study, Myanmar’s devices market will soon take centre-stage as the country hurtles towards becoming an ICT-driven nation.
Govt rebate a boost to smartphone demand in Malaysia: IDC
According to IDC's Asia/Pacific Quarterly Mobile Phone Tracker, smartphone shipments -- boosted by the Malaysian Government’s Youth Communication Package (YCP) -- accounted for approximately 49.6% of total mobile phone shipments for the first half of 2013, a significant jump from the 31.8% recorded during the same period last year.
Intense competition seals IT-marketing partnerships
Asian C-suite executives are making investments to build a more secured IT infrastructure, address an increasingly complex IT+business environment, and tackle talent shortage in an intensively competitive marketplace, writes IDC's Sandra Ng.
Malaysian PC market struggles, declines 18% YoY: IDC
According to IDC's Asia/Pacific Quarterly PC Tracker, the Malaysia PC market increased by 18% sequentially in the first quarter of 2013 (Q1 2013) but declined by the same percentage tear-on-year (YoY) to reach 898,000 units for the quarter.