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Research and Markets: IT Business Confidence Report Q3 2014

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gs59pr/it_business) has announced the addition of the "IT Business Confidence Report Q3 2014" report to their offering.

IT Business Confidence Report Q3 2014 is a new report that globally analyzes industry opinions on the latest economic and consumer issues, and their impact on investment decisions and growth prospects within the IT industry. This report also examines executive opinion about the current and future state of the economy and its retrospective effect on the industry. Furthermore, it analyzes the likely effect of supplier price changes, sales performance, and staff headcount within the industry over the next quarter. In addition, it provides an overview of the key priorities, threats, and opportunities for the global IT industry over the next quarter. Moreover, this report provides a comparative analysis of survey results with Q1 2014 and Q4 2013 results, wherever applicable.

Report Highlights

  • Overall, 47% of IT respondents state that they are operating in a stable economic environment, while 27% state that the current economic conditions are favorable
  • The majority of respondents anticipate a positive change in company and industry growth prospects over the next quarter
  • Compared to Q1 2014, projected staff head count and sales growth are lower in Asia-Pacific in Q3 2014
  • Protecting and growing market share, and customer retention are the most preferred priorities by IT industry executives operating across all regions

Key Topics Covered:

  1. Economic overview
  2. Methodology and sample size
  3. Confidence indexes
  4. State of the economy
  5. Growth prospects and customer confidence
  6. Supplier prices and levels of expenditure
  7. Organizational outlook and strategy
  8. Appendix

Companies Mentioned

  • Accenture
  • Facebook
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • Little Eye Labs
  • Tesco

For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/gs59pr/it_business

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