Gartner Research

Forecast Alert: IT Spending, Worldwide, 4Q16 Update

Published: 10 January 2017

ID: G00323753

Analyst(s): John-David Lovelock , Neha Gupta , Ranjit Atwal , Kathryn Hale , Colleen Graham , Wm. L. Hahn

Summary

Gartner's forecast for worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth in 2017 has been revised down 0.3% to 2.7%, a good increase from negative 0.6% in 2016. The constant-currency forecast remains 2.7% for 2017. Technology product management leaders should use this data to identify growth opportunities.

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What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Enterprise Software
  • Devices
  • IT Services
  • Communications Services
  • Findings: 4Q16 Forecast Summary

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