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Predicts 2016: Emerging Markets Are Gaining Momentum in Digital Business and Innovation

Published: 02 December 2015

ID: G00293166

Analyst(s): Anshul Gupta , Luis Anavitarte, Annette Jump , Monica Zlotogorski, Arup Roy , Pete Basiliere


While many developing economies still lag behind the speed of digital adoption of mature markets, IT transformation's gradual switch to digital business is the common denominator across most emerging markets. It will offer better cost-efficiency and business opportunity in a decelerating economy.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
    • Replay Prediction
  • A Look Back

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