Market Definitions and Methodology: Vertical Industries

Archived Published: 15 April 2013 ID: G00245853

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This 2013 report provides a guide for understanding Gartner vertical industry market segmentation, definitions, research methodologies and metrics that form the basis of industry market research and forecast statistics.

Table of Contents

  • What You Need to Know
  • Introduction
    • Vertical Industry Market Overview
  • Methodology
    • Vertical Industry Market Statistics Methodology
      • Forecasting Methodology Overview
      • Internal Services
  • Metrics
    • Forecast Currencies
      • Exchange Rates
      • Research Metrics
  • High-Level Definitions and Segmentation
    • Enterprise IT Spending Forecast Segmentation
      • Enterprise IT Spending Segmentation
      • Vertical Industry Market Segmentation
      • Geographic Segmentation
    • Vertical Industry Market Classification
      • Vertical Industry Market Segmentation
    • Vertical Industry Market Definitions
      • Banking and Securities
      • Communications, Media and Services
      • Education
      • Government
      • Healthcare Providers
      • Insurance
      • Manufacturing and Natural Resources
      • Retail
      • Transportation
      • Utilities
      • Wholesale
    • IT Spending Forecast Component Definitions
      • Internal Services
      • IT Services Definition
      • Software Definitions
      • Device Definitions
      • Data Center Definitions
      • Telecom Services Definitions
  • Recommended Reading
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