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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise IT Spending Across Vertical Industries, Worldwide, 2Q17 Update

Published: 29 August 2017

ID: G00324488

Analyst(s): Derry Finkeldey , Katell Thielemann , Rika Narisawa , Venecia Liu , Molly Beams , Kenneth Brant , Rajesh Kandaswamy , Grigory Betskov , Moutusi Sau , Susan Cournoyer , Anurag Gupta


Worldwide enterprise IT spending in constant currency for 2017 is forecast to be $3.1 trillion. The growth rate has been revised downwards to 2.7% AGR from 3.1% AGR in 1Q17. Technology strategic planners exploiting vertical-industry market dynamics should anticipate a brief slowdown this quarter.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Mixed Growth Trajectory in the Short and Long Terms
    • Regional
    • Horizontal Segments

Market Impact

  • Key Changes From the 1Q17 Forecast Update
  • Keeping an Eye on Brexit and Slowdown in Greater China


  • Communications, Media and Services
    • Digital Maturity
  • Banking and Securities
    • Data and Analytics Requirement
  • Retail
    • Technology Innovation

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