This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for China's automotive IT applications industry as of November 2016. This paper reviews and analyzes the market context including both drivers and inhibitors of IT applications growth, highlights significant market developments, provides the best estimates of IT spending and forecast by key segment, and offers advice to technology suppliers on how to drive opportunities.
"The Chinese automotive IT applications market will grow at a steady pace. This is driven by the needs of automakers that aim to transform and upgrade their operations, business models, and services. The increasing adoption of 3rd Platform technologies (cloud, big data and analytics, social, and mobility) is unlocking the potential of traditional IT applications. The deployment of innovation accelerators (e.g., IoT, 3D printing, and robotics) — coupled with the integration with operations technologies (OT) — will drive a revolution across manufacturing operations as companies seek to gain the advantages of Industry 4.0 and Made in China 2025," says Yves Wang, senior research manager, Manufacturing Industry Research and Consulting, IDC China.
3D Printer, Analytic applications, Engineering applications, Enterprise resource management applications, Hosting infrastructure services, IT consulting services, Internet of things, Operations and manufacturing applications, Supply chain management applications, Systems integration services, Wearables