TECH SUPPLIER Nov 2019 - IDC Survey Spotlight - Doc # META45622719
IoT Adoption Trends in Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Qatar: Current and Planned Usage Levels Among Businesses — Part 1
This IDC Survey Spotlight looks at the key Internet of Things (IoT) adoption trends identified in IDC's latest Middle East, Turkey, and Africa (META) CIO Survey. The survey, conducted in early 2019, captured the key business challenges and technology investment priorities of CIOs across the META region. Of the several technology areas and countries covered as part of the survey, this document specifically looks at IoT adoption trends in Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Qatar.
"Some 48% of businesses in Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, and Qatar are planning to implement IoT in 2019 or 2020 to improve productivity, accelerate and improve decision making, reduce costs, enhance product and/or service quality, and shorten time to market." — Program Manager Krishna Chinta, telecommunications and IoT, IDC Middle East, Turkey, and Africa