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Nov 2015 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # 259969

IDC FutureScape: Worldwide CIO Agenda 2016 Predictions

Table of Contents

IDC FutureScape Figure

Figure: IDC FutureScape: Worldwide CIO Agenda 2016 Top 10 Predictions

IDC Opinion

In This Study

Situation Overview

Summary of Key Drivers

IDC FutureScape Predictions

Prediction 1: Leading in 3D — Through 2018, Two-Thirds of CIOs Will Have Embraced Leading in 3D, Which Requires Them to Simultaneously Innovate, Integrate, and Incorporate

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 2: New Digital Revenue Streams — By 2018, 35% of IT Resources Will Be Spent to Support the Creation of New Digital Revenue Streams

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 3: Data Governance — By 2017, 80% of Global CIOs Will Initiate a Data Transformation and Governance Framework to Turn Information into a Competitive Business Differentiator

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 4: DX Collaboration — By 2018, 70% of Siloed Digital Transformation Initiatives Will Ultimately Fail Because of Insufficient Collaboration, Integration, Sourcing, or Project Management

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IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 5: Experimentation, Speed, and Quality — By End of 2018, 90% of IT Projects Will Be Rooted in the Principles of Experimentation, Speed, and Quality

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 6: Security — By 2016, 70% of IT Organizations Will Shift Their Focus to Advanced "Contain and Control" Security and Away from a Perimeter Mentality

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 7: Rationalization — By 2016, 75% of CIOs Will Have to Revive Rationalization Initiatives to Simplify the IT Environment and Enable Innovation

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 8: Strategic Architecture — By 2017, 60% of Digital Transformation Initiatives Will Not Be Able to Scale Because of a Lack of Strategic Architecture

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 9: Changing DX WorkSource Models — By 2018, 80% of Development Organizations Supporting DX Will Incorporate Collective Genius and Crowdsourcing into Their Projects as a Regular Practice

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Prediction 10: Business Services — By 2017, 40% of Services Managed by IT Will Be Business Services Oriented to Augmented Experience and Smart Products

Associated Drivers

IT Impact

Guidance

Essential Guidance

Key Drivers

DX: Accelerating Business Disruption from Digital Transformation

Cy-Q: An Interconnected, Informed, Interactive, Intrusive, Intelligent, and Cognitive Ecosystem

Talent Quest: High Demand for Next-Generation Business/IT Skills, But Scarce Supply

Cloud Life: The Merging of Real Life with Digital Identity

21st Century Battleground: The Race for Cybersupremacy

Shifting Gears: The Slowing Pace of IT Productivity

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Related Research

Appendix

IT Executive Program Research Agenda

Figure: IT Executive Program Research Agenda Themes

Synopsis

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