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Worldwide Industry 2014 Top 10 Predictions

LONDON, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:

Worldwide Industry 2014 Top 10 Predictions

This IDC study presents top 10 predictions for the major industries. Each prediction comes from a more extensive industry-specific Top 10 Predictions document, authored by IDC Insights business units.

"As organizations move to the 3rd Platform of computing, where cloud, mobile, social, and big data and analytics technologies come together, tremendous opportunities to drive innovation develop. Moving to the 3rd Platform creates the underpinnings for business process transformation and, in some cases, business model transformation. But with transformation comes the need to change the ways IT engages with the business and runs its operations. IDC's Top 10 Predictions help technology professionals and influencers move to the 3rd Platform by providing them with the foresight needed to anticipate change," says Meredith Whalen, senior vice president, IT Executive, Industry, and Financial Research.


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In This Study

Situation Overview

Healthcare Organizations Will Make Transformative Changes

Retailers Fight for Market Share in the Growing Omnichannel World

Financial Services Are Focused on Value Creation

Governments Will Focus on Value Creation, Performance Management, and Citizen Engagement

Manufacturers Are on the Cusp of a Virtuous Cycle

Life Sciences Looks Beyond Traditional Industry Boundaries to Innovate

Oil and Gas Industry Reorients for New Global Energy Supply Chain

The Utilities Industry Is Under Pressure Just When Investment Is Needed

Future Outlook

Prediction #1: mHealth + Telehealth + Social Will Be the New Healthcare Delivery Model

Prediction #2: In 2014, Fast-Following Retailers Will Chase the Global 50 in Omnichannel Customer Experience

Prediction #3: The Most Successful Financial Institutions Will Deliver an Enhanced Omnichannel Experience to Their Customers and Prospects

Prediction #4: Mashups of the Four Pillars Will Begin to Transform Key Government Services

Prediction #5: Manufacturers Will Begin to Build 3D Value Chains

Prediction #6: Mobile Payment Options Will Remain Muted in Financial Services

Prediction #7: One Degree of Separation Will Emerge as the New Normal in Life Sciences

Prediction #8: The Oil and Gas Industry Will Invest in Resiliency to Address Changes in the Global Energy Supply Chain

Prediction #9: Utilities CIOs Will Devote More Time and Attention to Working Closely with Line of Business on Cybersecurity

Prediction #10: Manufacturers Will Look for Ways to Further Develop a "Demand Orientation" Through Demand Sensing and Capture

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