Oct 2017 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # US43162317
IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Smart Cities 2018 Predictions
By: Ruthbea YesnerVice President, IDC Government Insights and Smart Cities, Alison Brooks, Ph.D.Research Director, Smart Cities Strategies, Public Safety, Mark ZannoniResearch Director, Gerald WangHead, Asia Pacific Public Sector, Jan AlexaResearch Manager, Adelaide O'BrienResearch Director, Government Digital Transformation Strategies
This IDC study provides IDC's top 10 Smart City predictions for 2018.
"Cities and other local governments have historically been considered laggards in terms of technology and innovation, but Smart Cities are really at the forefront in embracing innovation and finding creative ways to try new solutions," states Ruthbea Yesner, VP, IDC Government and Smart Cities practice. "This is an exciting time as we see new partnership models, new use cases for using emerging technologies, and adoption of cutting edge technologies by city leaders."
Augmented and virtual reality, Blockchain, Broadband, Databases, Digital transformation, Financial resource management, Global IT and economic markets, Governance, risk and compliance infrastructure, Information protection and control, Internet of things, Network security, Networking and connectivity devices, Procurement, Security management, Technology buyer