IDC's Worldwide Global DataSphere Taxonomy, 2018
This IDC study defines and provides a framework for analyzing the worldwide creation, capture, and replication of data."Data is driving more of our world each and every year," according to Dave Reinsel, IDC's senior vice president for Global DataSphere. "The process of digital transformation is dependent on the insertion and integration of data into business workflows and personal streams of life. This study provides insight into how much data is created by various regions and numerous segments to aid businesses in their data management and monetization efforts.