Healthcare has to just look at some other large industries to see the business case for investing in IT. The retail sector was due to spend about US$190 billion on IT globally in 2015, while the financial services sector was expected to dole out about US$461 billion (admittedly, this includes hardware, software and related services). Obviously these industries have recognized the potential and even the indispensability of IT for their businesses. Why then is the healthcare sector not fully awake to the possibilities?
Find out in CEO Tirupathi Karthik’s latest piece in APAC CIO Outlook.