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Religion is positioned to fuel IT innovation and growth in emerging markets. The dynamic of IT and religion will create a new industry, generating software and service opportunities. (Maverick research deliberately exposes unconventional thinking and may not agree with Gartner's official positions.)
Table of Contents
Commercialization of Religion
Rise of Emerging Markets With High Religiosity
Emergence of New Business Opportunities Around Religion
Convergence of These Three Themes Forming the Foundation of "Religion-Driven IT"
Role of Religion in Driving IT — Opportunities in Major Market Segments
- Banking and Financial Services
- Social Media
- Mobile Applications
- Cloud, ERP and Data Centers
- Religious Portals
- Media Content and Broadcasting
- Religious Business Process Outsourcing
- Analytics and Business Intelligence
- Other Technologies
- *Maverick Research