This IDC Survey summarizes the results from IDC’s Line-of-Business (LoB) Finance Survey that concluded in Saudi Arabia in December 2020. The objectives of the study were to:
- Provide a fresh perspective on the business and ICT outlooks of organizations in Saudi Arabia.
- Highlight finance leaders’ perspectives on their 2021 DX plans, digital initiatives, and technology focus areas.
- Gauge the impact of COVID-19 on organizations in Saudi Arabia.
"As COVID-19 gradually loosens its grip on budgets and technology road maps, Saudi CFOs are expected to reprioritize their investment road maps in alignment with the market realities of the 'New Normal', where cloud, automation, artificial intelligence, and analytics will be key growth drivers." — Uzair Mujtaba, Program Manager, Saudi Arabia, IDC
Analytic applications, Cognitive/artificial intelligence, Digital transformation, Disaster recovery, Financial resource management, Global IT and economic markets, Governance, risk and compliance infrastructure, Hybrid clouds, Integration and process automation middleware, Procurement, Regulatory compliance, Risk management, Robotics