Gartner Research

Forecast Alert: IT Spending, Worldwide, 2Q15 Update

Published: 29 June 2015

ID: G00272894

Analyst(s): John-David Lovelock , Ranjit Atwal , Wm. L. Hahn , Adrian O'Connell , Colleen Graham , Kathryn Hale


Gartner's forecast for worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth in 2015 has been revised to −5.5%, down from last quarter's −1.3%. The rising U.S. dollar is chiefly responsible for the change. In constant-currency terms, forecast growth for 2015 is down by only 0.6 percentage points to 2.5%.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Data Center Systems
  • Enterprise Software
  • Devices
  • IT Services
  • Communications Services
  • Findings: 2Q15 Forecast Summary

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