target audience: TECH SUPPLIER Publication date: Jul 2023 - Document type: IDC Survey - Doc Document number: # EUR150083923
IT-OT Convergence Survey: Implications for European Utility Asset Operators — Part 2
This IDC Survey deck examines data from the IDC's Worldwide IT and OT Convergence Survey, 2022, which focuses on how asset-intensive industries are treating the progressive integration of information and operational technology (OT) systems, processes and organizations, breaking down data by industry, subindustry, and value chain segment.
IDC Energy Insights' Worldwide Insights IT and OT Convergence Survey is biannual study of utilities' attitudes toward IT-OT integration, their organizational maturity, governance model for IT and OT functions, budget responsibility, and investment priorities.
The 2022 edition covered 284 electricity, gas, and water utilities across two North American and eight European countries: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Netherlands, the U.K., and the U.S.
This report is part of a series of two documents that provides insights into the convergence and progressive integration of IT and OT within the utility industry. This document, in particular, covers the following areas:
- Instrumentation and connectivity of operational equipment
- Remote operations capabilities
- Investment priorities within OT-related initiatives
- Edge computing adoption and devices