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Forecast Alert: Impact of COVID-19 on the Information Security Software and Services Markets

Published: 22 April 2020

ID: G00724593

Analyst(s): Lawrence Pingree , Ruggero Contu , Rustam Malik , Frank Marsala , Christian Canales , Elizabeth Kim , Mark Driver


This alert analyzes an alternative version of the information security software and services forecast, assuming a global recession due to COVID-19. In this scenario, information security and risk management spending growth is expected to slow to 4.2%, but remain positive for 2020.

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