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User Survey Analysis: Cloud and CRM Nexus Will Drive Enterprise Software Spending in 2013 and 2014

Published: 05 February 2013

ID: G00247806

Analyst(s): Hai Swinehart , Laurie Wurster , Joanne M. Correia


Greater adoption of on-premises and software as a service/cloud will drive a modest increase in worldwide software spending through 2014. Significant regional differences in priorities and drivers require vendors to pursue market-specific strategies.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • IT Budget Allocated to Enterprise Software, 2012 Versus 2014
  • Likelihood of Software Budget Increase by Region, 2012 Versus 2014
  • Application, Infrastructure and Vertical Application Budget Allocation, 2012 Versus 2014
  • Top Three Application Software Investment Initiatives for 2013
  • Top Three Infrastructure Software Investment Initiatives for 2013
  • Methodology

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