Worldwide Software Distribution Forecast, 2015–2019: Virtual and Mobile Endpoint Management Fueling Growth

Worldwide Software Distribution Forecast, 2015–2019: Virtual and Mobile Endpoint Management Fueling Growth

This IDC study presents a five-year forecast for the worldwide software distribution market as defined in IDC's software taxonomy. This study updates the previous forecast for this market published in Worldwide Software Distribution 2014–2018 Forecast Update: Market Sustains Growth Amid Economic Fragility (IDC #252654, December 2014)."Worldwide software distribution revenue grew by 4.7% to reach a total of $1.6 billion in 2014," says Robert Young, research manager, End Point Device and IT Service Management Software. "IT organizations will increasingly be required to enable global and mobile workforce initiatives in order to meet the growing demand of business users seeking to work anywhere, anytime, and on multiple devices. Therefore, IT staff must be able to leverage more centralized and automated software distribution solutions in order to meet customer demand."

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