Published: 28 March 2014
Analyst(s): Tom Eid , Matthew Cheung , Colleen Graham , Sid Deshpande , Bianca Granetto , Dan Sommer , Bhavish Sood , Yurika Nagashima , David Coyle , Fabrizio Biscotti , Koji Motoyoshi , Jennifer Mazzucca , Federico De Silva , Laurie Wurster , Yanna Dharmasthira , Ruggero Contu , Jie Zhang , Asheesh Raina , Chad Eschinger , Michael Warrilow , Joanne M. Correia , Hai Swinehart , Vassil Mladjov , Jin-Sik Yim , Chris Pang
Mature economies primarily drove software market growth in 2013, offsetting relative sluggishness in emerging markets. Organizations in the middle of a multiyear transition are investing in technologies to support existing systems, while leveraging cloud offerings to implement new applications.
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