This IDC Energy Insights Presentation provides an analysis of the strategies and priorities in place within the South African mining industry. This Presentation looks at the business drivers and operational drivers that South African mining companies have and how those are translating to the technology strategies across the 3rd Platform and innovation accelerator technologies. South African mining is challenged. This Presentation shows that mining companies in South Africa are responding through priorities relating to creating operational excellence and driving investments that are about putting in place the infrastructure required for growth into the future. Those companies that are successful will be those that are able to effectively utilize the data available within their organizations to drive insight, visibility, and control.
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