Gartner Research

Forecast Alert: IT Spending, Worldwide, 3Q17 Update

Published: 29 September 2017

ID: G00324699

Analyst(s): Adrian O'Connell , Neha Gupta , Wm. L. Hahn, Dean Blackmore , John-David Lovelock , Hai Swinehart , April Adams, Ranjit Atwal , Niketa Patel


Gartner's forecast for 2017 worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth has been revised up 0.9% to 3.3% due to the continued decline of the U.S. dollar against other currencies in the forecast. Technology product management leaders should pay close attention to currency fluctuations in 2017.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Findings: Top-Line Results

  • Data Center Systems
  • Enterprise Software
  • Devices
  • IT Services
  • Enterprise Communications Services
  • Consumer Communications Services
  • Findings: 3Q17 Forecast Summary

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