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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Infrastructure Software, Worldwide, 4Q16 Update

Published: 13 January 2017

ID: G00322692

Analyst(s): Matthew Cheung , Colleen Graham , Fabrizio Biscotti , Alan Dayley , Federico De Silva , Terilyn Palanca , Sid Deshpande , April Adams , Laurie Wurster , JP Corriveau , Michael Warrilow

Summary

The 4Q16 forecast has not materially changed from the 3Q16 iteration, reflecting ongoing expectations of modest growth through the forecast period. Factored into this forecast are specific assumptions about the role of open-source software within the highlighted market categories.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Application Development
  • Application Infrastructure and Middleware
  • Data Integration Tools and Data Quality Tools
  • Database Management Systems
  • IT Operations
  • Operating Systems
  • Storage Management
  • Virtualization Infrastructure Software

Assumptions

  • Application Development
    • Purchase Style Adoption
  • Application Infrastructure and Middleware
    • Purchase Style Adoption
  • Data Integration Tools and Data Quality Tools
    • Purchase Style Adoption
  • Database Management Systems
    • Purchase Style Adoption
  • IT Operations
    • Technology Evolution
  • Operating Systems
    • Hardware and Software Technology Innovation
  • Storage Management
    • Technology Evolution
  • Virtualization Infrastructure Software
    • Purchase Style Adoption

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