With 2015 just around the corner, perhaps it’s a good time to reflect on some CIO predictions that Jenrick IT found in a recent article from Forbes, as to where the significant changes are likely to be felt over the next 2-3 years within the IT industry.  IDC's 2015 PREDICTIONS: DEMAND FOR ANALYTICS CONTINUES TO SKYROCKET By 2017, 80% of the CIO’s time will be focused on analytics, cybersecurity and creating new revenue streams through digital services.

These and other insights were shared today by IDC during the webinar, IDC FutureScape: CIO Agenda Leading the 3rd Platform business and technology transformation through 2015 and beyond.  IDC sees the shift to a service paradigm in IT accelerating, along with a greater reliance on partners, clouds and global sourcing through 2017. Based on how often analytics was mentioned in the webinar, it’s clear IDC is getting a large number of client queries in this topic area.  Demand for analytics continues to skyrocket according to Joseph Pucciarelli, Group Vice President of IT Executive Programs Research.

 

Article Source: Forbes.com FURTHER INFORMATION

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