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IT Key Metrics Data 2008: Definition of Industries

Published: 03 December 2007

ID: G00151851

Analyst(s): Eric Stegman , Linda Tracy, Oliver Harcourt, Jamie Guevara


This document serves as a defining guide to the make up of the various industry sectors identified in IT Key Metrics Data publications. IT Key Metrics Data allows you to rapidly identify trends in; IT spending & staffing across more than 20 different industries; unit cost and performance measures and trends across critical IT domains; as well as Information Security & key Outsource measures by region & by industry. More information on IT Key Metrics Data can be found at

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