Gartner Research

Global Business Support Systems IT Spending Forecasts, 2000-2005

Published: 13 May 2002

ID: G00105973

Analyst(s): Norbert Scholz


The great depression of the global communications industry has been more severe for network equipment manufacturers than for BSS vendors, who will experience moderate growth in 2002 and 2003.

Table Of Contents
  • Executive Summary
    • Study Objectives
    • Key Findings
  • Worldwide BSS IT Spending
    • Global BSS Spending by Industry Segment
    • Global BSS Spending by Solution
  • U.S. BSS IT Spending
  • Canadian BSS IT Spending
  • Latin American BSS IT Spending
  • Western Europe BSS IT Spending
  • Eastern European BSS IT Spending
  • Middle East and Africa BSS IT Spending
  • Japanese BSS IT Spending
  • Asia/Pacific BSS IT Spending
  • Forecast Definitions and Methodology
    • IT Spending
    • Components Spending
    • External Spending
    • Geographic Segmentation
    • Market Segmentation — Communications Industry
    • Solutions Areas — Communications Industry
    • Methodology
    • Forecasting Changes
  • Glossary of Terms

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