Gartner Research

Dataquest Guide: Print Markets and Management Definitions and Methodology

Published: 24 May 2006

ID: G00139094

Analyst(s): Ken Weilerstein, Dan Sommer, Pete Basiliere, Tomoko Mitani, Malcolm John Hancock, Jackie Yeung, Yulan Li, Tosh Prabhakar, Camille D. Iorns, Peter J. Grant, Cecile Drew, Sharon McNee, Lai-ling Lam , Don Dixon, David W. Haueter, Andrew Kim


A market share survey overview, research metric definitions, regional definitions, product definitions, exchange rate definitions and a hierarchy of markets are presented.

Table Of Contents
  • Market Statistics Overview and Methodology
    • Market Share Methodology
    • Forecasting Methodology
    • Forecasting Goals
    • Companies Surveyed
    • Worldwide Geographic Regional Definitions
    • Research Metrics
    • Exchange Rates
  • Markets and Channels
    • Market Segments
    • Vertical Market Definitions
    • Distribution Channels
    • Channel Definitions
  • Technology Definitions
  • Other Gartner Dataquest Definitions and Descriptions
    • Paper Size/Dimensions
    • Speed Descriptions
  • Stand-Alone Copiers and MFPs
    • Overview
    • Product Segmentation
  • Printers
    • Overview
    • Product Segmentation
  • Facsimiles
    • Overview
    • Product Segmentation

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