Asset intensive industries are looking at becoming more resilient and market driven. As IT and Operations Technology (OT) converge, companies will focus on using digital capabilities to build a resilient organization through instrumentation, infrastructure, integration, and insight. IT/OT convergence is pivotal for companies to be able to anticipate the expectations and demand of final customers.
This IDC intelligent service is addressing this need for change looking at the role of integrated IT and OT as an enabler of the transformation. This service has a special focus on addressing the opportunities for asset intensive industries, such as Manufacturing, Power & Utilities, Oil & Gas, Life Science and Healthcare.
The service will provide actionable market insights for European organizations that will enable the creation or the re-assessment of operational strategies. It analyses the end-user approach to the deployment of the integration of IT/OT in their organizations, especially focusing on processes, organization set-up, technology set-up and cyber security aspects. The service will also analyze the implications for technology suppliers to help devise go-to-market and roadmap strategies, expand their expertise to OT buyers and support IT buyers in their journey. The service is also providing with the up-to-date technology trends and insights relevant in the journey to the future of operations.