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Summary Retailer Profile with IT Spending by Geography, report provides a technology overview of, including its ICT spend for 2016, information on key IT decision makers, and its primary IT contracts. Furthermore, the report focuses on the IT strategies adopted by the retailer, in order to provide actionable insights for ICT vendors and service providers when pitching their solutions to the company. (Amazon) is an American eCommerce retailer and technology services provider (Amazon Web Services, or AWS). It offers a wide range of products with the main focus on books, media, electronics goods and general merchandise. Amazon’s eCommerce business is complemented with its Marketplace for third-party retailers and the Prime delivery service, which contribute to the continuous growth of its business. Amazon is continuously expanding its operations by increasing products and services and enhancing infrastructure to support its retail and services businesses. Amazon‘s ability to innovate and adopt new technologies has revolutionized the retail industry to a great extent. The retailer can offer a better shopping experience through analytics, which caters to customers’ individual requirements by understanding their preferences and ever-changing needs.


  • Amazon is a leader in data centers and cloud computing, both for its eCommerce operations, as well as through Amazon Web Services (AWS), which offers computing and storage resources for enterprises and governments around the world, as well as analytics and business intelligence solutions
  • Amazon is expanding into physical grocery and book stores with innovative concepts such as the checkout-free Amazon Go stores
  • Amazon wants to establish itself as an advanced technology leader by introducing IoT based order systems, voice recognition technology, mobile payment services, artificial intelligence services and security technologies
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  • Get a detailed understanding of Amazon's IT spending by technology and geography, and its strategic and IT related priorities. This profile can help you target the retailer with tailored solutions and access the right decision-makers.

  • Introduction
  • Regional and Country Operations
    • Overview
    • Amazon US
    • Amazon UK
    • Amazon Germany
    • Amazon Canada
    • Amazon Mexico
    • Amazon France
    • Amazon Italy
    • Amazon Netherlands
    • Amazon Spain
    • Amazon China
    • Amazon India
    • Amazon Japan
    • Amazon Australia
    • Amazon Brazil
  • Financial Information
    • Table Consolidated Income Statement (in US$ millions)
    • Table Net Sales (in US$ millions) by Business Segment
    • Financial Breakdown of Countries Covered
      • Table Consolidated Income Statement (in US$ millions) by Region
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Global
      • Table Global - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - US
      • Table US - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Germany
      • Table Germany - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - UK
      • Table UK - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - Japan
      • Table Japan - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
    • Estimated IT Budgets for 2016 - India
      • Table India - ICT Spend Predictions (in US$ million)
  • ICT Decision Making Hierarchy
  • IT Services Contracts
    • Services Contracts
      • Table IT Services - BPO
    • Software Contracts
      • Table IT Services - IT Security, Web Security
  • Amazon's Physical Stores and Drive-ins
  • Fulfillment and Sortation Centers
    • Table figure 1: Amazon's facilities count by region (in absolute figures)
    • Table figure 2: Amazon's facility types (in absolute figures)
  • Data Centers and AWS
  • Advances in Analytics and Insight
  • Amazon's Strategies
    • Acquisition as a Growth Strategy
    • What is Amazon Investing in?
  • Technological Advance
    • Amazon Introduces IoT Based Ordering Systems
    • Amazon Takes a Leap into Voice Recognition Capabilities
    • Amazon Payment Services
    • Amazon Relational Database Service
    • Artificial Intelligence Services
    • Amazon Content Delivery Network
    • Security and Compliance Technologies
      • Table Planned Technology Priorities
  • Appendix
    • Definitions
    • Further reading
    • Contact the authors

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