One of the leading audit companies in the world Deloitte presented at the conference of Consensus-2018 results of a survey conducted in March-April, 1053 among the representatives of the companies working in CFOs, technological and medical fields in Canada, China, France, Germany, Mexico, the UK and the USA and has an annual turnover in excess of $500 million.
The document says that 43% of respondents thought the use of blockchain technology is critical to their company. While 41% of respondents believe that it will launch a blockchain applications within the next 12 months, and 34% of the blockchain system is already working. 74% of respondents said that the transition to the blockchain has a compelling economic rationale. At the same time, 44% of respondents in the United States and 39 percent worldwide believe that the importance of technology is overrated.
The amount of investment that companies are willing to allocate to the blockchain solution in the coming year
Recall that last year, the results of last year’s Deloitte survey, 39% of top managers had sufficient knowledge about the technology of the blockchain, and of those who possessed them, 22% were already working on blockchain-product and 25% planned to start developing in the course of the year. And in November 2017, analysts Deloitte have come to the conclusion that among the blockchain projects hosted on GitHub, and actively supported by the developers 8% and 92% of the projects are practically “dead”.