The annual Latin America Predictions of IDC are a highly valued outlook on events of the industry, user trends and vendor strategies, which will define the ICT industry over the next year. Based on the research of more than 1,200 IDC analysts worldwide and more than 120 regional analysts, this IDC webinar will display, in which direction the ICT industry will move in 2013.
"The ICT industry is in the midst of a once every 20-25 years shift to a new technology platform for growth and innovation. We call it the 3rd Platform, built on mobile devices and apps, cloud services, mobile broadband networks, big data analytics and social technologies. By 2020, when the ICT industry reaches $5 billion - $1.7 billion larger than it is today - at least 80% of the industry's growth will driven by these 3rd platform technologies, an explosion of new solutions built on the new platform, along with rapidly expanding consumption of all of the above in emerging markets. IDC will share predictions of 2013's critical events - ones that will radically redefine the market, and redistribute market share - as new solutions and leaders emerge on the 3rd platform".