Gartner Research

Forecast Overview: IT Spending, Worldwide, 2014 Update

Published: 22 August 2014

ID: G00264192

Analyst(s): Cecile Drew

Summary

As the digitalization of business ushers enterprise IT into its third phase of development, organizations' spending will focus on maintaining efficiency and adapting to an increasingly digital world. Shrewd spending habits will continue, but the opportunity for providers will remain strong.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Market Description

  • The New World of the Digital Business
  • Enterprise IT Enters Its Third Phase
  • Big IT Spending Plans, but Some Uncertainty Will Affect Budgets

Foundational Assumptions

  • Technology Innovation
  • The Nexus of Forces
  • Buyer's Profile
  • Buying Behavior
  • Emerging Countries

Methodology

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