IDC's Worldwide Corporate Education Taxonomy, 2019

IDC's Worldwide Corporate Education Taxonomy, 2019

  • April 2019 •
  • 9 pages •
  • Report ID: 5767445 •
  • Format: PDF
This IDC study describes the framework by which IDC measures, describes, and tracks the worldwide corporate education market. IDC's 2019 corporate education taxonomy is designed to improve communication with partners and customers (and between IDC analysts and clients) using a common language and perspective on corporate learning activities. This framework serves as the foundation for IT training, enterprise learning and performance, certification, and elearning research worldwide at IDC.Specifically, this document addresses the following questions:What is corporate education, and how does IDC segment this market?What are emerging market segments and trends, such as outsourcing of the corporate education function?What methodologies does IDC employ to size and forecast the education market?"In a changing market, a clear and definitive taxonomy serves an important role for buyers and vendors alike. The information is useful to companies providing corporate education services and their clients to help create a detailed framework from which to build the business case behind corporate strategy and use it as a road map to better understand and use IDC research." -- Cushing Anderson, vice president, IT Education and Certification services