This IDC FutureScape provides the Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) regional context for the IDC Health Insights worldwide predictions for Healthcare. It provides healthcare executives with a road map for the next 36 months that prioritizes investments and identifies the areas of the business that will be affected and the relative complexity and cost of each initiative. Each of the 10 predictions includes the IT impact and guidance for action.
The drivers influencing investment in healthcare IT are global in nature and also relate to the APEJ region. Major themes include the critical nature of security and the impact of breaches in healthcare, the availability of 3rd Platform technology and innovation accelerators to enable digital transformation, and the access to mobile technology, the movement toward personalized medicine, and the need for new data sources and advanced analytics including cognitive computing.
The 10 predictions identified by IDC Health Insights clearly show that digital transformation is beyond technology and impacts data, people, processes, and strategy and will be the road to achieving cost efficiencies along with improvement in care quality for healthcare organizations across APEJ.
Big Data analytics and discovery, Digital transformation, Governance, risk and compliance infrastructure, Information protection and control, Infrastructure and platform clouds, Internet of things, Networking and connectivity devices