Mar 2018 - IDC Survey - Doc # EMEA43639018
Business Outlook and IT Budget Across European Industries: Optimism in Manufacturing
This IDC Survey focuses on Western European companies' business expectations for the coming months, external IT budget dynamics in 2018, and how companies will allocate their IT budgets for upgrade, innovation, maintain/run, and regulatory compliance activities.
This presentation is based on the results of the IDC European Vertical Markets Survey, 2017, which involved 1,967 companies with more than 10 employees in over 85% of the European economy (France, Germany, Italy, Spain, the Nordics, the U.K., and the Netherlands). The vertical markets considered include financial services (including banking, insurance, and other finance), manufacturing, healthcare, telecom/media, utilities/oil and gas (O&G), retail/wholesale, professional services, transport/accommodation, and government/education.