Gartner Research

Emerging Market Analysis: IT, South Africa, 2013 and Beyond

Published: 27 March 2013

ID: G00248216

Analyst(s): Derry Finkeldey , Vishal Tripathi, Luis Anavitarte


Gartner views the market in South Africa positively and expects IT spending of US$29.8 billion in 2013. Government; banking and securities; manufacturing and natural resources; and communications, media and services offer technology and service providers the greatest opportunities.

Table Of Contents


  • Economics of IT
  • Vertical Industries
    • Key Findings
    • Recommendations
    • Government
    • Financial Services
    • Manufacturing and Natural Resources
    • Communications, Media and Services
  • Consumer Markets
    • Key Findings
    • Recommendations
    • Consumer Dynamics
    • Consumer Devices
    • Consumer Services

Recommended Reading

©2020 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Become a client

Learn how to access this content as a Gartner client.