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Market Share Analysis: Office Suites Software, Worldwide, 2009

Published: 07 May 2010

ID: G00200490

Analyst(s): Hai Swinehart


The office suites software market has been hit hard by the global recession. The total office suites software revenue for 2009 declined 6.6%, to $12.8 billion from $13.7 billion in 2008.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • The 2009 Economic Crisis Accelerated Declining Office Suites Software Revenue Performance
  • Proprietary Office Suites Software Applications Continue to Dominate
  • Web-Based Office Applications Gain Traction, but Have Limited Acceptance
  • Open-Source Office Applications Are Stagnant
  • Lead Vendor Analysis
    • Microsoft
    • Adobe
    • Apple
    • Corel
    • Google
    • IBM
    • Sun Microsystems
    • ThinkFree
    • Zoho
    • Kingsoft
  • Regional Dynamics
    • North America
    • Eastern Europe and the Middle East and Africa
    • Western Europe
    • Latin America
    • Asia/Pacific
    • Japan
  • Background and Context
  • Vendors Covered
  • Currency Effects
  • Conclusion

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