An In-Depth Analysis of End User Requirements and DSD Solution Providers
by Nick Elia, with David Krebs, October 2017
The report will address the following questions:
Why should organizations in the DSD market revisit their OS strategy for ruggedized devices before legacy operating systems stop being supported?
How have organizations addressed the “Windows Gap” since the release of Windows 10? How relevant have iOS and Android become in the DSD ecosystem?
What is the total revenue breakdown of the DSD market, the total hardware revenue breakdown by device grade and region, and the expected growth for this market through 2021?
What progress have we seen in relation to device migration? How have organizations started to transition towards consumer-grade devices for activities like presales and merchandising?
What are the current modernization efforts around DSD solutions and what are the expectations for next-generation solutions?