Oct 2018 - Market Forecast - Doc # EMEA44377118
Western Europe Enterprise Content Management Software Forecast, 2018-2022
This IDC Market Forecast analyzes the Western Europe ECM market in 2016 and 2017 and provides a five-year forecast to 2022. It is IDC's first study for this market.
"In Western Europe, several megaplayers are growing in strength by expanding their market reach and extending their existing customer engagements," said Jacqui Hendriks, research manager, IDC EMEA Imaging, Printing, and Document Solutions. "Growth is both organic and through acquisition. For existing smaller — often local — ECM market players, success can be stifled due to the scale of investment required to remain current. They are keen targets for acquisition by major ECM players looking to extend their skills, expand geographic coverage, and increase customer share of wallet, as well as vendors looking to extend their services to address challenges that are closely connected or adjacent to their core businesses. The includes some printer/MFP vendors."