This IDC Perspective examines educational IT initiatives and major deals that were announced in Europe in H2 2018. It focuses on policies and initiatives undertaken by local, national, and supranational governments, as well as deals that were concluded by individual providers of education, particularly universities.
"Digital transformation initiatives in education are expanding. A few years ago, most attempts were, at most, in pilot stages. But we are now beginning to see nationwide rollouts. Given the necessity to reorient workforces toward digital skills, it is likely that the investment and ambition levels of initiatives will increase in the near future." — Research Manager Jan Alexa, IDC Insights Europe