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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise Application Software, Worldwide, 1Q17 Update

Published: 18 April 2017

ID: G00323600

Analyst(s): Yanna Dharmasthira, Nigel Montgomery , Jim Hare , Craig Roth , Hai Swinehart , Robert Anderson


The enterprise application software market is forecast to grow 8.8% in constant currency through 2021. Spending will be focused on modernizing applications, enhancing the customer experience and leveraging the power of the cloud.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

Market Impact

  • Application Adoption Status Currently and in the Next 18 Months
  • Application Purchases Favor a New Kind of "Build," not Buy
  • Application Deployment Model Breakdown by Segments


  • FMS

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