TECH BUYER Nov 2016 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US41860916
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide 3D Printing 2017 Predictions
By: Keith KmetzProgram Vice President, Imaging, Printing & Document Solutions, Tim GreeneResearch Director, Hardcopy Solutions, Alan S. Louie, Ph.D.Research Director, Life Sciences, Kimberly Knickle, Pankaj Chawla, Julio VialQuarterly Research Manager, European Quarterly Printer Market Tracker, Zdenek KrouzelProgram Manager, Mobile Devices and 3D Printing Solution, Czech Republic
This IDC study provides the top 10 predictions for the 3D printing market for 2017 with analysis that covers up to a three-year time period. The predictions are designed to provide organizational decision makers with a call-to-action plan with respect to their company's 3D printing infrastructure.
According to Keith Kmetz, program vice president, 3D Printing, "3D printing will enable revolutionary opportunities in commercial and industrial applications, with earliest success in manufacturing and healthcare. Our predictions create a framework for IT and line-of-business executives to plan and execute technology-related initiatives in the year ahead."
3D Printing , Content Workflow Transformation , European Multifunction Peripherals and Business Inkjet , European Printers , Hardcopy Core Market Analysis , Hardcopy Industry Transformation , IDC Health Insights: Life Science R&D Strategy and Technology , IDC Manufacturing Insights: IT Priorities and Strategies , Next-Gen Document Services