Aug 2017 - Market Forecast - Doc # EMEA42892817
Western Europe Digital Transformation Forecast, 2016–2020
By: Marta Muñoz Méndez-VillamilResearch Director, IDC EMEA, Jan van VonnoResearch Manager, European Software, Marianne KoldingVice President, European Core Research Excellence Leader, European Skills Practice
According to IDC's latest Western Europe Digital Transformation Survey (March 2017), 64% of Western European organizations are currently undergoing a formal digital business transformation effort and an additional 25% are about to embark on a transformation journey.
In 2016, Western Europe was the third largest region by DX spending after Asia/Pacific (excluding Japan) and the U.S. in the first and second place, respectively, a ranking that is expected to continue throughout 2020, as Figure 2 shows.