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This IDC Market Perspective covers the topic of enterprise priorities in building software innovation capacity and is based on results from IDC's 2021 Future of Digital Innovation Survey. "Enterprises recognize that the risks associated with failing to aptly build software innovation capacity are significant, including revenue decline," said...

  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC Market Perspective explores survey data indicating that enterprises in some regions expect a larger portion of their software to be developed internally rather than via outsourced partners, with regional variations. "While there are some regional nuances, IDC survey research indicates that enterprises expect to develop more of their...

  • Software Development

The global continuous integration tools market was valued at USD 682.33 million in 2020, and it is expected to reach a value of USD 1,884.11 million by 2026, registering a CAGR of 18.22% over the forecast period, 2021 - 2026. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, several businesses have their employees working from home, and the need to adopt CI tools...

  • Software Development
  • Internet Services
  • World
  • Medical Technology Density
  • Consumer Confidence Index

Many technologies operate in parallel as a matter of redundancy.Others operate in parallel to facilitate change management and business transformation from an old version to a new version. It is now often said that the transformation from old stack to new stack for software development will be achieved through cloud native microservices...

  • Software Development

This IDC Perspective considers the emergence of "open core" open source software development, along with the drivers causing this divergence from pure open source development, and the likelihood of it continuing to gather momentum in the industry."Open core software development is a direct response to the increasingly difficult conditions...

  • Open Source
  • Software Development

This IDC Market Perspective looks at the evolving opportunity for services vendors to support enterprises looking to build internal software innovation capacity."More enterprises recognize that their ability to build innovative software could determine future business success," said Nancy Gohring, research director, IDC's Future of Digital...

  • Software Development

This IDC Perspective examines development languages, frameworks, and software development kits that specialize in quantum computing. In addition, this document provides technology buyers with insight about how to prepare their organization for the rapid maturation of quantum computing and the availability of fault-tolerant quantum computers."Even...

  • Software Development

This IDC Perspective discusses trends, behavior, and strategies among European organizations regarding software developers and software development. "Software development is intensely discussed in boardrooms across Europe, and a lot of companies are evaluating their strategic and tactical options on how they should build up or strengthen their...

  • Software Development
  • Europe

This IDC Perspective discusses the current and planned approach to software development and delivery at European organizations. It provides insights into what European organizations should prioritize to mature existing capabilities and deliver on the promise of a software innovation value engine. This document also presents that three critical...

  • Software Development
  • Europe

When they work together, software development and operations teams can advance a company’s business transformation. The integration of these teams, also known as DevOps, streamlines the legacy software development process. However, with the growing emphasis on the digital transformation, the pace of development and innovation has...

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Development

This IDC study provides a description of IDC's future of work technology taxonomy. Work transformation is driven by a broad range of technologies across a large number of technology domains and functional markets. Relevant technologies are used by both information workers and frontline workers across most business functions."IDC's future of...

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Data Analytics
  • Office Technology
  • 3D Printing
  • Virtual And Augmented Reality
  • Industrial Automation
  • Software Development
  • World
  • Health Insurance Coverage
  • Employment Income

This IDC Perspective takes a long look at how and why organizations are engaging in secure DevOps (DevSecOps) practices to improve software development efficiency and business agility. The research examines trends and policies, and it presents a framework for best practices. "Old-school security is a rotten fit for today's rapid software development...

  • Software Development
  • Asia

This IDC Market Perspective analyzes the emerging approaches to accelerating datacenter compute around key workloads such as AI, security, media encoding, and cryptocurrency mining as well as long-established elements such as data compression and encryption. It looks across CPU, GPU, FPGA, and ASIC forms of compute acceleration, the key vendors...

  • Advanced IT
  • Software Development
  • Cryptocurrency
  • World
  • Europe

"Enterprises are taking a more strategic approach to software development and delivery as innovation and competitiveness become imperative in a digital economy. DevOps has become the panacea to achieve digital outcomes and improve customer experience by enabling closer collaboration between multidisciplinary teams while operating at the speed...

  • E-Services
  • Software Development
  • Asia

This IDC study provides insights into building a software innovation factory."While some companies, especially those in certain sectors such as financial services, have built software development core competencies, there are many that are just beginning to recognize that delivering software is critical to their success," said Nancy Gohring,...

  • Software Development
  • Financial Services

This IDC study provides a forecast for the DevOps software tools market from 2020 to 2025 for the Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) region. "Enterprises are taking a more strategic approach to software development and delivery as it becomes an urgent imperative for innovation and competitiveness in a digital economy. DevOps has become the panacea...

  • Software Development
  • E-Services
  • Asia
  • Japan

This IDC study delivers an actionable Kaizen framework for innovation in enterprises."The Kaizen model is ideal for enterprise software leaders who hope to take their software innovation initiatives to the next level," says Gina Smith, PhD, research manager for DevOps and software, IDC Asia/Pacific. "It guides CIOs in the creation of a fail-forward...

  • Software Development
  • Enterprise Software
  • Asia

Low-Code Development Platform Market The global low-code development platform market revenue, which was $12,500.6 million in 2020, is predicted to witness a 31.3% CAGR during 2020–2030, to reach $190,792.6 million by 2030. A key reason behind this would be the remote working policies, movement restrictions, and general...

  • ICT
  • Software
  • Advanced IT
  • Software Development
  • World
  • APAC
  • Internet Penetration
  • Computer Expenditure

This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 predictions for developers and DevOps for 2022 and beyond."Developers and DevOps professionals continue to be in the hot seat as their organizations or their customers demand that convenient and user-friendly solutions be created and deployed at an even faster rate," said Al Gillen, group VP, Software Development...

  • Open Source
  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC study provides worldwide market share data for the development languages, environments, and tools market for the calendar year 2020."IDC data shows that the demand for command line coding development tools remains robust despite the maturation and increased adoption of low-code developer tools," said Arnal Dayaratna, research director,...

  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC Market Perspective discusses the partner panel portion of IDC's Software Channel Leadership Council held June 5, 2019, in San Mateo, California. Software development is becoming a key activity for partner differentiation, regardless of partner business model. Partner efforts to produce more and more IP is a result of several factors,...

  • Software Development
  • World
  • Employment Income

This IDC Market Perspective discusses GitHub's developer productivity tools and related announcements made at GitHub Universe 2021."GitHub Universe 2021 featured a bevy of announcements that underscored GitHub's interest in creating a comprehensive developer cloud whose capabilities encompass development, deployment, the implementation of...

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Development

This IDC Market Perspective discusses Build 2021, Microsoft's annual developer-focused conference that took place in May 2021."Microsoft Build 2021 augmented key developer- and business-focused capabilities to further democratize development with natural language support for Power Platform, and other functionality, while expanding its cloud...

  • Open Source
  • Software Development

This IDC study provides a worldwide forecast for 2021-2025 for the development languages, environments, and tools market. The study provides the market size of the worldwide DLET market in 2020 and a five-year forecast through 2025 by geographic region and deployment type. This document updates the market forecast included in Worldwide Development...

  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC Market Perspective discusses market developments and dynamics within the API-led integration and API management space in Europe, including business triggers for API management solutions, current API approaches and API ambitions, API program success metrics, and platform capabilities as observed among European organizations."APIs are...

  • Software Development
  • Europe

This IDC Perspective explains how professional services enable organizations to produce software-based digital innovations. While the software development function has been covered extensively by IDC elsewhere, this document discusses the software sourcing and distribution functions that surround development. It also discusses how professional...

  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC study examines the software construction components market with specific attention to the major vendors in the space in 2020. "Contemporary application users increasingly expect applications to deliver delightful, engaging, and rich user experiences," notes Arnal Dayaratna, research director for Software Development at IDC. "Software...

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Software Development
  • World

This IDC Perspective analyzes the rising role of the chief technology officer (CTO) in established organizations and digital-native companies. Digital business models can unlock new revenue streams, but they are more ecosystem centric and require a different technology leadership structure. As a consequence, many enterprise organizations are...

  • Software Development

This IDC Market Perspective enumerates some of the important types and categories of developers that IDC finds useful for thinking about developer populations."The proliferation of discrete categories of developers means that technology suppliers and enterprises need to come to terms with the reality that the definition of a contemporary developer...

  • Software Development

This IDC PeerScape synthesizes the current learnings and wisdom of highly experienced CIOs, CTOs, and practitioners around the best practices they have introduced to manage and optimize cloud operations. The scope of the optimization goes beyond the technical hosting (IaaS) of the cloud itself and defines cloud optimization in terms of its...

  • SaaS
  • Hybrid Cloud
  • Software Development