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Accenture Defense Technology Vision 2015

Five trends will stretch the digital boundaries of defense

Overview

This year, the Accenture Technology Vision 2015 explores how some leaders are flexing their digital muscle in new ways to improve operations and processes, and to form new connections with employees and customers. The defense industry is no exception. We explore five technology trends that show how defense is stretching its digital boundaries.

Background

As part of the Accenture Technology Vision 2015, Accenture surveyed 2,000 business and industry executives, including 162 public service leaders, across nine countries to gather insights into the adoption of emerging technologies. The data showed that 74 percent of those in public service agree that industry boundaries will dramatically blur as platforms reshape industries into interconnected ecosystems. This blurring may affect defense from a collaboration perspective, but also by introducing potential threats.

Accenture Technology Vision 2015; http://techtrends.accenture.com/us-en/it-technology-trends-2015.html

Explore the Five Trends

Accenture Defense Technology Vision 2015 Infographic

Infographic reveals the future of Defense Technology

Accenture Defense Five trends will stretch the digital boundaries of defense Infographic

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Keeping up with the Curve

Digital disruption is accelerating exponentially, so businesses and governments alike must quickly decide how to use digital to their advantage. The potential uses for digital in defense are immense, so the industry must proactively maximize the latest technology to improve support functions. As the defense industry stretches its digital boundaries in the coming years, it will reveal new opportunities for using digital in revolutionary ways to deliver public service for the future.

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