TECH BUYER Dec 2020 - Tech Buyer Presentation - Doc # AP47032220
Global Trends Shaping the Mining Industry
This IDC Tech Buyer Presentation investigates the global trends shaping the mining industry while mapping them to IDC’s Worldwide Mining 2021 predictions as identified in IDC’s FutureScape: Worldwide Mining 2021 Predictions (IDC #US45820121, October 2020). These trends and predictions are supplemented by industry examples of companies developing innovative solutions as they adapt to an increasingly digital world.
“Mining organisations are adopting connected devices as they strive to optimise their operations. This adoption enables the use of advanced analytics and the ability to monitor and control assets and process remotely as the mines improve their efficiencies. In many instances this provides alignment of optimisation benefits with the miner’s social licence to operate,” says Ben Kirkwood, senior research manager, Worldwide Mining, IDC Energy Insights.
Cognitive/artificial intelligence, Global IT and economic markets, Internet of things, Networking and connectivity devices, Remote worker, Security management, Supply chain management applications, Technology buyer