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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 1Q15 Update

Published: 07 May 2015

ID: G00273304

Analyst(s): Laurie Wurster , Jin-Sik Yim, Federico De Silva , Ruggero Contu , Fabrizio Biscotti , Terilyn Palanca , Michael Warrilow , Colleen Graham , Jie Zhang , Matthew Cheung


Overall, the enterprise infrastructure software market will grow modestly at a five-year CAGR of 5.4% in constant U.S. dollars through 2019. The growth forecast for storage management software, operating systems, DBMS and data integration and data quality tools has been lowered in 2015 and 2016.

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  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Overall Enterprise Infrastructure Software Market Is Forecast to Grow Modestly at 5.4% CAGR Through 2019
  • Lower Forecast Growth of Storage Management Software due to Cloud-Enabled Solutions Adoption and Downward Pricing Pressure
  • Forecast for Operating System Spending Growth Cut 0.9 Percentage Points in 2015 and 0.3 Percentage Points in 2016
  • Forecast Expectations for Database Management Systems Have Been Adjusted to Reflect Demand for Cloud Offerings
  • Forecast Expectations for Data Integration Tools and Data Quality Tools Have Been Adjusted to Reflect Demand for Cloud Offerings and the Emergence of Alternative Infrastructures


  • Data Integration Tools and Data Quality Tools
    • Company Adoption
  • Database Management Systems
    • Unit Expansion
  • Operating Systems
    • Company Adoption
  • Storage Management
    • Enterprise Adoption

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