LONDON, March 2, 2021— According to research by International Data Corporation (IDC), shipments of traditional PCs (a combination of desktops, notebooks, and workstations) in EMEA will total 96.4 million in 2021, a 16.0% YoY growth. Once again, continuing lockdowns across the region will result in maintained demand for devices that enable work/study/play-from-home use cases throughout the first half of 2021, with the strongest growth on record in 2021Q1 (39.1% YoY).
SINGAPORE, March 2nd, 2021 – IDC has published the IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Future of Customer and Consumer 2021 Predictions — Asia/Pacific Excluding Japan (APEJ) Implications to provide a regional outlook of tech buyers' road map, priorities, and requirements in 2021–2026. As APEJ moves toward a new normal and organizations looking to differentiate in an accelerated digital world, one of the key areas they are focusing on is customer centricity. Two things that the COVID-19 pandemic has shown are: customers want and need organizations to deliver on empathy; and that it takes an entire organization to transform to effectively empathize with customers.
Dubai – More than 1,500 of the region's most influential IT and business decision makers gathered online last week (February 24-25) for the 14th annual installment of the IDC Middle East CIO Summit . Hosted on IDC's industry-leading virtual platform, the event brought together senior business leaders, influential IT heads, and respected industry analysts to share their collective expertise around the theme 'Innovative Digital Strategies: Evolving to the Demands of a New Reality'.
February 26, 2020: International Data Corporation (IDC) has released the update for the performance of the tablet market in India during CY 2020 (Jan-Dec) according to data from the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker, February 2021 release.
If 2020 was the year of the pandemic, and everyone had to face the crisis and put in action the best possible response and resilience initiatives, 2021 is the year of recovery, from a medical and economic standpoint. Everyone is waiting for vaccines and national economic recovery plans, also leveraging the massive support provided by the European Union, called the Next Generation EU.
The worldwide hardcopy peripherals market saw overall shipments grow 5.6% year over year to approximately 27.0 million units in Q4 2020, according to the IDC Worldwide Quarterly Hardcopy Peripherals Tracker.