90% OF CIOS TO INVEST IN IOT BY 2019
With 90% of organisations investing in the Internet of Things (IOT) by 2019, business transformation enabler SAP will showcase how IOT can drive Middle East digital business competitiveness at GITEX Technology Week 2017.
By 2025, research firm IDC predicts there will be 80 billion IOT devices worldwide, enhancing productivity, efficiency, and customer experience. To boost digital competitiveness, 90% of companies plan to invest in IOT projects over the next 12-24 months. “World-class digital business competitiveness requires collaboration and co-innovation [sic] across every industry,” said Steve Tzikakis, Regional President, South Europe, Middle East and Africa at SAP. “GITEX Technology Week is an exciting and strategic platform for SAP to showcase transformational cloud business models and exchange innovative Internet of Things best practices to enhance citizen experiences and enable smart cities in the region.”