This IDC Survey analyzes the results of the annual IDC Energy Insights Survey covering France, Germany, Italy, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden), Spain, and the U.K. Based on 120 interviews carried out between July and October 2015, it focuses on the utilities industry. The objective of this study is to analyze the following:
- Utilities' current adoption and future deployment plans for the four pillars of IDC's 3rd Platform — cloud, mobile solutions, social business, and Big Data/analytics.
- A detailed analysis of utilities' implementation plans and use cases for the Internet of Things (IoT).
- An initial assessment of the major enablers of digital transformation, including utilities' adoption and future deployment plans for a range of Innovation Accelerators, including the IoT, cognitive systems, robotics, and 3D printing.
European Big Data and Analytics , European Digital Transformation Strategies , European Enterprise Mobility , European Internet of Things Ecosystem and Trends , IDC Energy Insights: Europe, Middle East and Africa Utilities Digital Transformation Strategies
Big Data analytics and discovery, Cloud-based partners, Enterprise mobility, Global IT and economic markets, IT operations and implementation, Infrastructure and platform clouds, Internet of things, Mobility, Networking and connectivity devices, Product mobility outsourcing, Social networking