Gartner Information Technology Research

Addressing the IT Services Opportunities in the U.S. Federal Government Market

Published: 06 February 2020

ID: G00465876

Analyst(s): Irma Fabular , Gregor Petri


External IT services for the U.S. federal government is forecast to grow by 4.6% in 2020 to $41.8 billion. Managed services, cloud infrastructure services and consulting services offer the best outlook for product managers seeking growth.

Table Of Contents


  • Key Insight
  • Implications
  • What You Need to Do
    • Link Managed Services and Cloud Infrastructure Services to IT Cost Optimization and Business Outcomes
    • Prioritize Digital Business Consulting Services to Secure, Simplify and Scale Agency Operations and Public Services
    • Keep Government Workforce Development Top of Mind
  • What You Need to Know

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