TECH SUPPLIER Jun 2019 - IDC Survey - Doc # US44595819
Water Utilities' IT Investments and Priorities: Results from the European Utilities Survey, 2018
By: Gaia GallottiAssociate Research Director, Europe, Luiza Semernya
This IDC Energy Insight Presentation analyzes a portion of the 2018 IDC Energy Insights Annual Survey for the European utilities sector. It focuses exclusively on the water segment.
The survey was carried out between July and October 2018 and targeted managers with IT responsibilities. It analyzes data from European water utilities across 13 European countries (France, Germany, the U.K., Italy, Spain, Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Norway, the Netherlands, Russia, Poland, and Czech Republic).
This presentation focuses on business outlooks, IT budget distribution activities, external IT spending and ownership, leading business initiatives that influence IT decisions, and top information security priorities among water utility enterprises across Europe. Finally, it focuses IT solutions investments ranging from enterprise solutions to line-of-business solutions (both asset- and customer-centric).