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Colombia Information Technology Report Q1 2016

Colombia Information Technology Report Q1 2016

BMI View: The depreciation of the peso has historically hampered US denominated growth in the ITmarket. Nevertheless, we are now anticipating strong growth in the Colombian IT market in 2016. Our inhouseCountry Risk Team envisions a stable peso in 2016 and we have revised our growth trajectoryupwards as we now maintain a bright medium-term outlook extending beyond 2016. Colombia, with strongeconomic performance and a supportive policy environment, will become a regional outperformer.

Headline Expenditure Projections

Computer Hardware Sales: COP3.67trn in 2014, rising to COP5.07trn by 2019. A combination ofincreased purchasing power (from 2016), educational procurement and the potential for sales to bothfirst-time buyers and upgrades/replacements will make Colombia a regional outperformer.

Software Sales: COP1.16trn in 2014 to COP1.84trn by 2019. The software segment is expected todevelop rapidly both in terms of end-user demand and the growth of the local software developmentindustry.

IT Services Sales: COP2.28trn in 2014 to COP3.66trn in 2019. Investment in data centre facilities andincreasing the capacity and coverage of data networks will support wider adoption of cloud computingand smart services, boosting IT services market growth.


BMI Industry View
SWOT
IT SWOT
Industry Forecast
Table: IT Industry - Historical Data And Forecasts (Colombia 2012-2019)
Industry Risk Reward Index
Table: Americas IT Risk/Reward Index, Q116
Market Overview
Hardware
Software
Cloud Computing
IT Services
Regulatory Development
Table: IT Regulatory Bodies
Regulatory News
Competitive Landscape
International Companies
Table: Hewlett-Packard
Table: Lenovo
Table: Oracle
Local Companies
Table: Compuredes SA
Table: Productora de Software (PSL)
Regional Overview
Americas
Demographic Forecast
Table: Population Headline Indicators (Colombia 1990-2025)
Table: Key Population Ratios (Colombia 1990-2025)
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (Colombia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group (Colombia 1990-2025)
Table: Population By Age Group % (Colombia 1990-2025)
Methodology
Industry Forecast Methodology
Sources
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
Table: IT Risk/Reward Index Indicators
Table: Weighting Of Components

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