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Market Insight: Integrated Platform Solutions Are the Next Frontier for IT Services Providers

Published: 13 November 2013

ID: G00253679

Analyst(s): Susan Tan


IT services delivered on an integrated ready-to-deploy solution stack provide enterprises with an easier way to consume new technologies for growth and innovation. Service providers should develop integrated platform solutions to capture this nascent and potentially highly profitable market.

Table Of Contents


  • Strategic Planning Assumption
  • The Challenge and the Opportunity
  • What Are Integrated Platform Solutions?
  • Opportunity Landscape
    • Examples of Integrated Platform Solutions
    • Benefits of Integrated Platform Solutions to Clients
    • Benefits to Service Providers
    • Challenges to Service Providers

Background and Context

The Impact

  • What Does It Take to Be Successful?


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