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This IDC Insight is the second of two documents in 2015 based on survey data from 1,600 businesses in North America, including over 500 based in Canada (see The New Buying Environment in Canadian Enterprise: 2015 Line-of-Business Functional Area Survey, IDC #CA5ICT15, June 2015). The focus is the line-of-business approach to information technology, with examination of LOB IT budgets, adoption of 3rd Platform (social, analytics, cloud, and mobility) technologies, and spending intentions over the next 24—36 months. A separate document will be published on LOB and the Internet of Things (IoT).
Analytic applications, Application development services, Big Data analytics and discovery, Business consulting services, Business process outsourcing, Collaborative applications, Customer relationship management applications, Customer relationship management applications, Desktop PC, Enterprise resource management applications, Enterprise server, Global IT and economic markets, Human capital management, Human resources outsourcing services, IT consulting services, IT education and training, IT maintenance and support, Infrastructure outsourcing services, Internet of things, Marketing automation, Media tablets, Notebook PC, Social networking, Software as a service, Systems integration services, ereaders