IDC analysts expect spending on information technology this year will start to grow faster
Global spending on information technology this year will grow by 4.5%. For comparison: last year’s increase of 2.5%. Moreover, the recovery associated with the next refresh cycle infrastructure and mobile devices is expected in the current semester. In monetary terms, the market will reach 2.1 trillion dollars, and in 2018 it will grow by 4%. In any case, this forecast gives analysts IDC.
Last year the smartphone market, marked by a slowdown associated with the transition of many regional markets at the maturity stage and the influence of price competition. Expected this year the resumption of growth, analysts associated with the issue of «significant new models» and sustainable development of emerging markets, including China. This year, spending on smartphones will increase by 7% to 439 billion. We will remind that last year the increase amounted to only 1%.