IDC Integrated Marketing Showcase
The Connected Mainframe

The Connected Mainframe

Released: January, 2017

Organizations pursuing the "Connected Mainframe" strategy are engaged in two broad sets of initiatives -modernization and integration to drive innovation and business growth. This Infographic highlights findings from a recent IDC Business Value study.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Infographics
Keys to the Future: Worldwide Readiness Skills to Ensure Student Success — International

Keys to the Future: Worldwide Readiness Skills to Ensure Student Success — International

Released: June, 2016

This IDC white paper presents research that forecasts the skills and competencies that will be most in demand around the world by 2024. Many of these are "soft" skills that are in demand in nearly all occupations, but these skills will be in particular demand in jobs that are forecast both to enjoy high
growth and to be well above the median in salary potential.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: White Paper
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Analytics Consulting and Systems Integration Services 2016 Vendor Assessment

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Business Analytics Consulting and Systems Integration Services 2016 Vendor Assessment

Released: May, 2016

This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the 2016 business analytics consulting and systems integration (C&SI) services market through the IDC MarketScape model. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the characteristics that explain a vendor's success in the marketplace and help anticipate its ascendancy.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Excerpts
Meeting Industry Needs for Software-Defined Storage

Meeting Industry Needs for Software-Defined Storage

Released: March, 2016

Laura DuBois, VP of Storage at IDC Research discusses trends in next generation applications, the migration to software-defined storage to support them, and the advantages of IBM Spectrum Storage Suite.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Video
Needs:

Awareness

Subjects:
Analytics in the World of

Analytics in the World of "Net Gen" Payments

Released: March, 2016

This iView discusses "next Gen" payment services. A next-generation payment services hub is an infrastructure built on service oriented architecture that shares common components to support a variety of payment types and the processes that make them work, from approval to messaging to settlement.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: iView
Industry: Financial Services
Analytics in the World of

Analytics in the World of "Next Gen" Payments

Released: December, 2015

This video highlights the transformation happening in financial services regarding banks and their changing roles related to payments. 

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Video
Industry: Financial Services
The Role of Mainframes in the 3rd Platform Era

The Role of Mainframes in the 3rd Platform Era

Released: November, 2015

The 3rd Platform is causing businesses to rethink their entire IT infrastructure as a result of the steep growth in worldwide numbers of Internet of Things (IoT) systems and mobile devices with which end users drive increased data analytics and transactions on back-end systems. 

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Connection Papers
IT Financing in a Time of Transition

IT Financing in a Time of Transition

Released: April, 2015

This infographic highlights key strategies for financing during a time of transition to the 3rd platform.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Infographics
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Learning Management in Integrated Talent Management 2015 Vendor Assessment

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Learning Management in Integrated Talent Management 2015 Vendor Assessment

Released: January, 2015

This IDC study represents a vendor assessment of the learning capabilities offered as part of an integrated talent management solution through the IDC MarketScape model. This research is a quantitative and qualitative assessment of the characteristics that explain a vendor's success in the marketplace and help anticipate its ascendancy.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Excerpts
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Transformation Consulting and Implementation Services 2014 Vendor Assessment

IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Transformation Consulting and Implementation Services 2014 Vendor Assessment

Released: December, 2014

This IDC MarketScape covers a variety of vendors participating in the worldwide datacenter transformation consulting and implementation services market. A significant component of this evaluation is the inclusion of buyers' perceptions of both the key characteristics and the capabilities of these providers.

Client: IBM
Asset Type: Excerpts