Posted on Wednesday 22nd December 2010 by Jonny Bentwood
(Edit – updated with more predictions. Computing have taken extracts and copied on their site – if anyone spots the citation please let me know!)
[Originally posted on Technobabble 2.0] Every year industry analysts formally put their reputation on the line and make predictions for the next 12 months. This post aims to summarise their views in one place – I recommend you click on the links by each post if you want to read more detail.
And for a bit of fun, why don’t you also compare how they did last year on this post
Firms included are: Gartner, Ovum, CCS Insight, Nucleus Research, HfS, Infotrends, Quocirca, IHS Screen Digest, Forrester, Disruptive Analysis Continue reading
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Posted on Monday 20th December 2010 by jcourten
As a result of several requests, for the second year the IIAR will host a best practice AR teleconference focused on the Mobile World Congress (MWC), which takes place in Barcelona this February. The event is now less than two months away and the clock is ticking. In past years up to 50,000 attendees showed up in Barcelona, all hoping to make the most out of the event. What’s the best strategy for successful AR in this kind of environment? Continue reading
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Posted on Thursday 16th December 2010 by jcourten
The IIAR London Forum is scheduled for Thursday, January 20th in Central London from 3:45 – 6:30 pm.
The guest analyst session will feature Brett Azuma, Senior Vice President at Ovum.
Members should RSVP to Jane Courtenay, jcourtenay(at)analystrelations(dot)org.
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Posted on Wednesday 15th December 2010 by Jonny Bentwood
This year the IIAR conducted the largest survey yet to identify who AR pro’s believe are the best firms and analysts in the market. These awards, summarising the votes of over 150 participants, reflect a significant change from previous winners and demonstrate that in a year of monetary uncertainty more focus has been spent geared towards the large international houses as oppose to the regional boutiques.
Filed under: Altimeter, AR, Forrester, Gartner, Horses for Sources, IDC, IIAR, IIAR Analyst Of The Year, IT Analysis Firms, Verdantix | Tagged: Gartner, hfs, IIAR, IIAR Analyst Of The Year, phil fersht | 15 Comments »
Posted on Tuesday 14th December 2010 by Ludovic Leforestier
Research Manager/ Director Storage
Job Number: EMEA10-UK21
Location: United Kingdom, London
Hours: Full Time
IDC EMEA is seeking a storage industry expert to join its Systems and Infrastructure Solutions team. The successful candidate will become a key member within a large team of industry experts and will be looked upon to provide a leadership/management role for the team’s storage research practice, which includes two senior analysts.
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Posted on Monday 6th December 2010 by jcourten
Pierre Audoin Consultants, the software and IT services analyst firm, is delighted to announce that software industry expert Philip Carnelley has joined its UK team. Philip has taken on the position of Research Director, with a focus on leading the companyʼs research and consulting services in the dynamic software and application services markets as well as becoming a key contributor to PAC Cloud research team.
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