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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 2012-2017, 2Q13 Update

Published: 09 July 2013

ID: G00249131

Analyst(s): Michael Warrilow , Matthew Cheung, Ruggero Contu , Asheesh Raina, Federico De Silva , Fabrizio Biscotti , Laurie Wurster , Colleen Graham , Jie Zhang


Infrastructure software revenue is expected to reach more than $169 billion in 2013 as organizations invest in virtualization, data management and security software to support key information-based and analytical initiatives.

Table Of Contents


  • Enterprise Infrastructure Software
    • Changes From 1Q13 to 2Q13
    • Forecast Highlights
    • Segment Highlights


  • Demand Factors
    • IT Budgets
    • Social Trends
  • Macroeconomic Factors
    • Regulation and Legislation
    • Economy
  • Supply Factors
    • Technology Road Map and Software Delivery and Business Models

Market Model

  • Forecast Methodology
    • Software Market Model
    • Forecast Components
    • Influencing Factors
  • Connections
    • Connections Influencing Software Supply
    • Connections Influencing Software Demand

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