TECH BUYER Oct 2017 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US43156217
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Connected Vehicle 2018 Predictions
By: Heather Ashton, Brian Haven, Ruthbea YesnerVice President, IDC Government Insights and Smart Cities, Jeffrey HojloProgram Director, Product Innovation Strategies, Nina TurnerResearch Manager, Worldwide Semiconductor Applications Forecaster, Mark Zannoni
This IDC study provides our top 10 predictions for the worldwide connected vehicle market for 2018 as well as highlights key areas in this market. These predictions reflect IDC's vision for the 10 most important trends in this market over the next 36 months as the connected vehicles become a reality on our roadways. Technology buyers should use this IDC FutureScape to inform their purchasing decisions over the next three years.
According to Brian Haven, senior research analyst, Consumer Mobility, "The pace at which the connected vehicle ecosystem has developed is forcing automotive OEMs and other involved players to continue to adapt their business models and embrace digital transformation (DX) as a way to retain relevance in their respective industries. Now more than ever, it is important for industry participants to make informed business decisions to maximize their market potential in coming years."
Connected Vehicle Business Opportunities , Enabling Technologies: Industrial and Automotive Electronics , IDC Government Insights: Worldwide Smart Cities and Communities Strategies , Next-Generation Automotive Strategies , Worldwide Semiconductor Applications Forecaster