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Invest Implications: 'Forecast Alert: IT Spending, Worldwide, 2Q18 Update'

Published: 17 August 2018

ID: G00373121

Analyst(s): Adam Woodyer , Andrew Neff , Frank Marsala , Sandra Notardonato

Summary

In a sign of a new cycle of IT growth, worldwide dollar-valued IT spending growth in 2018 has been revised up to 6.7%, up 0.5% from the 1Q18 forecast, which is the highest annual growth rate since 2007. The constant-currency growth for 2018 slightly increased from 3.0% to 3.3%.

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