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Research and Markets: IT Market in Canada 2014-2018 with Cisco Systems Inc, Hewlett-Packard Co., IBM Corp, Microsoft Corp Dominating

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7v72tg/it_market_in) has announced the addition of the "IT Market in Canada 2014-2018" report to their offering.

The IT Market in Canada can be segmented into three divisions: Hardware. Software and IT Services. The report also covers the IT spending across key end-user segments. The report also discusses the IT spending by the key regions in Canada.

Many factors drive the growth of the IT market in Canada. One such driver is the increased government initiatives to support the IT market in the country. For instance, in Ottawa, most major government offices have adopted cloud computing solutions. Institutions in other parts of Canada are expected to follow suit.

Canada lags behinds the US and other advanced markets in cloud computing. More SMBs are adopting cloud-based technologies compared to large companies, especially in the Government sector and Healthcare and BFSI industries because of the minimal IT personnel and infrastructure requirement. However, even though SMBs understand the long-term benefits of cloud computing, only a few have adopted it because of the high costs associated with shifting to cloud-based technology such as moving data to the cloud, network bandwidth costs, multiple vendor application integration costs, and software testing costs. Some benefits of cloud computing include increased flexibility of IT processes, economies of scale, accessibility to data anytime and anywhere, and low IT infrastructure spending.

Key Regions

  • Alberta
  • Atlantic Canada
  • British Columbia
  • Ontario
  • Other Western Canada
  • Quebec

Key Vendors

  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Hewlett-Packard Co.
  • IBM Corp.
  • Microsoft Corp.

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Executive Summary
  2. List of Abbreviations
  3. Scope of the Report
  4. Market Research Methodology
  5. Introduction
  6. Market Landscape
  7. Market Segmentation by Category
  8. Market Segmentation by Region
  9. Market Segmentation by End-users
  10. Buying Criteria
  11. Market Growth Drivers
  12. Drivers and their Impact
  13. Market Challenges
  14. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  15. Market Trends
  16. Trends and their Impact
  17. Vendor Landscape
  18. Key Vendor Analysis

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