How the Convergence of Cloud, Big Data, Mobile, and Social Forces Impacts Global Business
Rethinking IT integration for cloud, big data, mobile and social
Four converging forces—cloud, big data, mobile and social—are reshaping the global business landscape, creating compelling opportunities for organizations to seize competitive advantage and disrupt entire industries. Driven by IT consumerization and reinforcing one another, these forces can drive new levels of engagement, innovation, and efficiency across global business and IT ecosystems.
This white paper details the results of a survey of 460 IT professionals from around the world, 96% of whom envision significant impact on their businesses from these forces. Cloud is seen as having the greatest impact by 72% of respondents, followed by mobile at 60%, big data at 57%, and social at 54%. Read on to learn more about the impact that these four forces will continue to have on businesses around the world into the future.