TECH BUYER Oct 2020 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US46942020
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide IT Industry 2021 Predictions
By: Rick VillarsGroup Vice President Worldwide Research, Holly MuscolinoResearch Vice President, Content and Process Strategies and the Future of Work, Wayne KurtzmanResearch Director, Social and Collaboration, Serge FindlingVice President of Research, Digital Transformation, Ritu JyotiProgram Vice President, Artificial Intelligence Research , Global AI Research Lead, Dan VessetGroup Vice President, Analytics and Information Management, Mario MoralesProgram Vice President, Enabling Technologies and Semiconductors, Jennifer CookeResearch Director, Cloud to Edge Datacenter Trends, Deepak MohanResearch Director, Cloud Infrastructure Services, Jonathan LangResearch Manager, Worldwide IT/OT Convergence Strategies, Al GillenGroup Vice President, Software Development and Open Source, Mickey North RizzaProgram Vice President, Enterprise Applications and Digital Commerce, Carrie MacGillivrayGroup Vice President & General Manager, WW Telecom, Mobility & IoT Research, Ashish NadkarniGroup Vice President, Infrastructure Systems, Platforms and Technologies Group
This IDC study presents the top 10 predictions and key drivers for the IT industry for the next five years. It highlights the midterm and long-term challenges that enterprise IT teams face as they navigate their ongoing response to the business disruptions triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic and seek to gain competitive advantage in the next normal.
According to Rick Villars, group vice president, Worldwide Research, IDC, "The COVID-19 pandemic highlighted that the ability to rapidly adapt and respond to unplanned/unforeseen business disruptions will be a clearer determiner of success in our increasingly digitalized economy. A large percentage of a future enterprise's revenue depends upon the responsiveness, scalability, and resiliency of its infrastructure, applications, and data resources."
Artificial Intelligence Strategies , Business Analytics Solutions , CIO and Technology Professionals Agenda , Cloud Services: Global Overview , Cloud to Edge Datacenter Trends , Core and Edge Computing Platforms , Enabling Technologies: DRAM and NAND Memory , Enabling Technologies: Networking and Communications Infrastructure , Enabling Technologies: Processors and Architectures , Enterprise Applications , Executive Information , Future of Digital Innovation - Agenda , Future of Work , IDC Telecommunications Insights: Technology Priorities and Strategies , Infrastructure as a Service Overview , Social, Communities, and Collaboration , Worldwide IT/OT Convergence Strategies