Published: 17 March 2016
Analyst(s): Chad Eschinger , Sid Deshpande, Federico De Silva , Hai Swinehart , Fabrizio Biscotti , Neha Kumar, Bianca Granetto, Michael Warrilow , Chris Pang , Colleen Graham , Nigel Montgomery, April Adams, Matthew Cheung, Laurie Wurster , Joanne M. Correia, Bhavish Sood, Tom Eid, Terilyn Palanca , Robert Anderson , Alys Woodward , Julian Poulter , Yanna Dharmasthira, Jim Hare
Gartner's 1Q16 forecast shows that 2016 global spending for enterprise software will be $356.7 billion in constant U.S. dollars, with growth of 5.9% over 2015. This reflects a modest downward adjustment from the previous forecast of $355.9 billion, driven primarily by revisions to the OS market.
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