Table of Contents
IDC PlanScape Figure
Figure: IDC PlanScape: Executive Summary of Planning for Industry Ecosystems
Why are industry ecosystems Important?
What is an industry ecosystem?
Figure: The Future of Industry Ecosystems
Who are the Key Stakeholders?
Table: Future of Industry Ecosystem Benefits by Enterprise Role
How Can My Organization Take Advantage of industry ecosystems?
Determine Your Organization's Current State of Maturity
Ad Hoc — Ecosystem Averse
Opportunistic — Ecosystem Opportunistic
Repeatable — Ecosystem Value Chain
Managed — Ecosystem Industry Network
Optimized — Ecosystem Cross-Industry
Employ Best Practices in Industry Ecosystems
Institute an Industry Ecosystem Control Platform
Establish a Bidirectional Flow of Data Across Your Industry Ecosystem
Share Applications to Empower Ecosystems
Include Customers and Consumers as Industry Ecosystem Participants
Establish an Industry Ecosystem Innovation Hub
Enhance Trust Across Industry Ecosystems with Privacy-Preserving Computation Technologies
Invest in Digital Tech and Prepare to Deploy for Specific Use Cases
Advice for Technology Buyers