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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise IT Spending Across Vertical Industries, Worldwide, 2Q15 Update

Published: 27 August 2015

ID: G00290962

Analyst(s): Rajesh Kandaswamy , Katell Thielemann , Kenneth Brant, Derry Finkeldey , Jennifer Mazzucca, Rika Narisawa , Venecia Liu , Anurag Gupta , Grigory Betskov


We have revised the 2015 IT spending forecast growth due mainly to the rapid rise of the U.S. dollar against many other currencies. Worldwide IT spending for 2015 is now projected to be $2.7 trillion in 2015, with a negative 3.5% annual growth rate.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Low Single-Digit Industry Growth Through 2019

Market Impact

  • Key Changes From the 1Q15 Forecast Update


  • Retail Market Segment
    • Growth of Online Retail and Investment in Customer-Centric Technologies Driving the IT Budget
  • Banking and Securities Market Segment
    • New Technologies for New Issues
  • Healthcare Provider Market Segment
    • Federal Stimulus Will Continue Propelling IT Spending

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