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Forecast Analysis: Print Hardware, Software and Services, Worldwide, 1Q14 Update

Published: 13 June 2014

ID: G00263976

Analyst(s): Lai-ling Lam


Enterprise print spending will decline at a CAGR of 0.9% to reach $164 billion by 2018 in constant currency. Providers need to evolve their print technology portfolios and transform their business models to remain profitable.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Print Hardware: Increased Vendor Investment in High-End Devices and Reduced Focus on Low-End Home and Office Devices
  • Printed Page Volume and Its Impact on Consumables Spending
  • Enterprise Print Spending: Software and Services to Lead the Growth
    • Print Services — Largest Growth Driver
    • Managed Print Services: Different Stage of Maturity Globally
    • Print Software


  • Macroeconomic Factors
  • Print Hardware
    • Technology Road Map
    • Hardware Pricing Trends
    • Consumer Preference
    • Replacement Trend
  • Printed Page Volume
    • Professional IT Strategies
    • Printing Cost
  • MPS
    • Cost Structure
    • Professional IT Strategies
  • Print Hardware Support Services
    • Printer, Copier and MFP Unit Forecast
    • Buying Behavior
  • Public Cloud Print Services
    • Professional IT Strategies
  • Document Management Services
    • Professional IT Strategies

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