This IDC Perspective analyzes the key themes that will drive technology investment in the healthcare industry in Europe. IDC outlines how our research, published under the European Healthcare Digital Transformation Strategies and the Public Health Technology Strategies programs, will help healthcare digital leaders increase the yield of technology investments and technology suppliers maximize the alignment of their solutions with the key industry pain points to improve their market shares.
"With the adoption of innovation accelerators such as IoT and cognitive computing in healthcare, cloud security and data management will also play a crucial role in the digital strategies of most healthcare IT, clinical, and business executives," said Jonas Knudsen, research director, IDC Health Insights in EMEA. "New technology will enable new healthcare business models, making digital transformation a key theme in 2017. As a result, new security and privacy challenges will appear."