IDC's European Vertical Markets service analyzes ICT buying trends and patterns across 18 vertical industries in Western Europe. The research employs a blend of sources and evaluation techniques to estimate IT spending size and growth, depending on drivers and inhibitors typical of each industry. Our analysis covers business and ICT trends by industry with a focus on investment areas including enterprise solutions, security, virtualization, cloud computing, social media, Big Data, and mobile applications.
- 18 vertical markets: banking, insurance, other finance, discrete manufacturing, process manufacturing, retail, wholesale, agriculture/construction/mining, business services, transport, communications and media, utilities, central government, local government, healthcare, education, other, and home
- 16 Western European countries
- Vertical markets in the European economy: structure and performance indicators
- Vendor initiatives in key verticals
- User survey analysis by vertical market
- Solution adoption by vertical market
- Business and IT requirements by vertical market
- Mobile solution opportunities
- Server and storage opportunities
- Cloud and software as a service (SaaS)
- Social media
- Vertical forum review
- Western European IT Vertical Markets: Market Trends and Forecast, 2014–2018 and Quarterly Pivot Table
- Western European Vertical Markets: Benchmarking IT against GDP and Total Employment
- IS Budget Dynamics, Channel Selection, and Vendor Satisfaction Across Vertical Markets in Western Europe, an IDC Survey
- Business and IT Priorities in Western European Vertical Markets
- Solutions Adoption in Western European Vertical Markets
- IT Security Across Western European Vertical Markets — Trends and Opportunities, an IDC Survey
- Cloud, Social Media, Big Data, and Mobile Solutions in Western European Vertical Markets
In addition to the insight provided in this service, IDC may conduct research on specific topics or emerging market segments via research offerings that require additional IDC funding and client investment.
- What are the top opportunity verticals in Europe?
- What are the vertical market IT, solutions, and telecommunications requirements in Europe?
- What are the vertical market trends for servers and storage systems?
- What are the vertical market trends for IT services?
- How much will vertical industries spend on IT by country?
- What is the rate of adoption of horizontal and industry-specific applications by vertical?
- How will SaaS change spending patterns in organizations across verticals?
IDC's European Vertical Markets service examines how ICT providers are positioning themselves to compete in European vertical markets. This service reviews strategies, market positioning, and future direction of several providers in European vertical markets, across all technology areas, including:
Accenture, Atos, BT, Bull, Capgemini, Cisco, CA, Dell, EMC, Exact, Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom, Fujitsu Siemens, HDS, HP, IBM, Infor, Logica, Microsoft, Oracle, RIM, SAP, Salesforce.com, Symantec, TCS, Telecom Italia, Telefónica.
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