IDC - Customer Engagement & Fraud Reduction Drive Initial Big Data Use Cases For Australian FSIs.

Initial Big Data use cases by Australian banking and financial services organisations will be led by marketing, risk analytics and payment fraud management. Big Data deployments in these critical areas will form an extension of existing analytics programs and business-as-usual investments that are already in place, according to a study by IDC Financial Insights.

IDC UC Survey Reveals Building a Business Case for Unified Communications Still Difficult for Australian IT and LOB Leaders

IDC has released its annual Unified Communications and Collaboration Survey which canvassed opinion across 11 Asia-Pacific countries from nearly 700 IT leaders who are directly involved in procurement. 70% of Australian respondents reported less than 500 employees working in country which provides a snapshot of the mid-market sentiment. IDC also recorded responses from 16 different verticals.