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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise IT Spending Across Vertical Industries, Worldwide, 2Q18 Update

Published: 29 August 2018

ID: G00369810

Analyst(s): Rajesh Kandaswamy, Venecia Liu, Anurag Gupta, Derry Finkeldey, Molly Beams, Jeff Casey, Moutusi Sau, Neha Gupta, Grigory Betskov, Rika Narisawa, Hanna Karki, Susan Cournoyer, Kenneth Brant


Investment in the IoT and digital transformation will fuel growth in industries. Technology product managers should adjust product planning to account for the $3.1 trillion in IT spending across vertical industries in 2018, with an annual growth rate of 3.0% in constant currency.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • Banking Continues to Lead Short-Term Growth
  • IT Spending Growth to Improve for Utilities Providers

Market Impact


  • Transportation
    • Legacy Infrastructure
  • Communication, Media and Services
    • Legacy Infrastructure

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