“We are a pioneer in cloud computing and mobile. We have a very strong Digital IQ.”
—IT Executive, Entertainment, Media & Communications, India
How do EMC companies' Digital IQ compare to other sectors?
Here’s what we learned from our Digital IQ respondents:
Technological change is critically important. 64% of respondents say that “technology breakthroughs will have a major impact” in the EMC industry compared to the overall average of 51%. EMC respondents are also more concerned about “the speed of technological change” as a potential threat to their company
Innovative thinking is more important. EMC industry respondents cite “innovative thinking and the ability to apply IT to solve relevant industry and business issues” as the #1 characteristic of a successful CIO. In fact, this characteristic is 10% more important to the EMC industry when compared to all other industries.
The EMC industry has a high Digital IQ. 71% of EMC respondents have a strong Digital IQ compared to the overall average of 63%, making it the industry with the second highest Digital IQ average