Gartner Information Technology Research

Gartner Invest Quarterly Sector Outlook: Enterprise Networking and Communications, and CSP-Operational Technology, 1Q20

Published: 19 March 2020

ID: G00723359

Analyst(s): Frank Marsala


Uncertainty due to COVID-19 has put a cloud over service provider and enterprise spending outlook. 5G spending should grow in 2020, but 5G deployments are immature. CPaaS and cloud communications should remain growth spaces. Enterprise networking is shifting toward software.

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