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Forecast Analysis: Enterprise IT Spending Across Vertical Industries, Worldwide, 4Q18 Update

Published: 05 March 2019

ID: G00383680

Analyst(s): Kenneth Brant , Irma Fabular , Venecia Liu , Hanna Karki , Anurag Gupta , Jeff Casey , Moutusi Sau , Susan Cournoyer , Ibo Sanz Castedo, Rika Narisawa , James Ingham , Neha Gupta


The compound annual growth rate (2017 to 2022) in constant currency of IT spending across vertical industries is steady at 3.7%. Technology product managers must adjust product planning and strategy to account for the $3.2 trillion IT spending across vertical industries in 2019.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Companion Documents

Forecast Data

  • 2018 Growth Rate Improved the Most for Transportation, Communications, Media and Services to Grow the Maximum in 2019
  • Insurance on a Steady, Long-Term Growth Trajectory

Market Impact


  • Insurance
    • Technology Innovation
  • Communications, Media and Services
    • Legacy Infrastructure

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