Forecast Alert: IT Spending, Worldwide, 2008-2015, 4Q11 Update



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Gartner's U.S. dollar growth forecast for global IT spending in 2012 has been revised downward from 4.6% in the previous quarter to 3.7%. Faltering global economic growth, the eurozone crisis and the impact of Thailand's floods on hard-disc drive production have taken their toll on IT spending.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Findings: Top-Line Results
    • Global IT Spending by Technology Sector
    • Global Economic Growth Outlook and the Eurozone Crisis
    • Thailand Floods and HDD Supply Constraints
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