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IT Market in the GCC 2015-2019

About IT

IT can be defined as an integrated platform that includes hardware, software, and IT services. The role of IT in an organization is to integrate various business processes and thus ensure smooth flow of information and processes. IT also helps organizations align their business processes with various technologies. The IT market in GCC is faces few challenges including political and social uncertainties and regulatory compliances. Unfavorable regulatory environment restricts the entry of new players into the market.

Technavio's analysts forecast the IT market in GCC to grow at a CAGR of 7.75% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this report

This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the IT market in GCC for the period 2015-2019. The market is categorized into three segments: hardware, software, and IT services. The report covers the geographical segmentation of the market based on the following key states: Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Kuwait, and Bahrain.

Technavio's report, the IT market in GCC 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report also includes the profile of key vendors operating in this market.

Key vendors

  • Dell
  • Hewlett Packard
  • IBM
  • Lenovo Group
  • Microsoft
  • Oracle
Other prominent vendors
  • Acer
  • Apple
  • Brocade
  • Cisco Systems
  • EMC
  • Fortinet
  • Injazat Data Systems
  • Letosys Computer Systems
  • MDS Holdings
  • Oracle
  • Sage Group
  • Toshiba
  • Wipro
Key market driver
  • Increased popularity of IoT
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key market challenge
  • Shortage of skilled IT professionals
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key market trend
  • Adoption of software-defined data centers
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key questions answered in this report
  • What will the market size be in 2019 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – IT Market in the GCC 2015-2019
Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in IT Market in the GCC 2015-2019: Dell, Hewlett Packard, IBM, Lenovo Group, Microsoft and Oracle
Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Acer, Apple, Brocade, Cisco Systems, EMC, Fortinet, Injazat Data Systems, Letosys Computer Systems, MDS Holdings, Oracle, Sage Group, Toshiba, Wipro
Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: “To keep pace with the rise in computing and storage demands, countries in the GCC are experiencing an increased demand for modern IT equipment. With the advent of third-party technologies such as social media, big data, cloud and mobility, there has been a large explosion of data generated in the whole enterprise ecosystem. This has created a high demand for software-defined data centers for storage of data in order to keep pace with upcoming demand for business. Thus, storage infrastructure in business should be more responsive and adaptable with the changing demands of the market.”
According to the report, as IoT gains momentum across the globe, the GCC is also expected to capitalize on this to attain its goals on economic growth and development of the private sector. Government efforts to promote economic diversification and expand the number of SMEs in the region can take advantage of IoT and advanced technologies such as big data. The region has been aggressively working toward being portrayed as a knowledge-oriented economy and big data is referred to as "new oil," which proves the benefits that IoT can offer the GCC. Thus, the IoT market is expected to expand rapidly, driving the IT market in the GCC.
Further, the report states that the GCC is facing a critical shortage of highly skilled experienced professionals.


Companies Mentioned

Dell, Hewlett Packard, IBM, Lenovo Group, Microsoft, Oracle, Acer, Apple, Brocade, Cisco Systems, EMC, Fortinet, Injazat Data Systems, Letosys Computer Systems, MDS Holdings, Oracle, Sage Group, Toshiba, Wipro

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market overview
    • Product offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market research process
    • Research methodology
      • Table Market research methodology
  • Introduction
  • Market Landscape
    • Table Country-wise representation of market share and CAGR growth (%)
    • Table IT market in GCC by product segmentation
    • Market size and forecast
      • Table IT market in GCC 2014-2019 ($billion)
  • IT Market in GCC by Category
    • Table IT market in GCC by category
    • Five forces analysis
  • Market Segmentation by Country
    • Segmentation of IT market in GCC by country 2014
      • Table Segmentation of IT market in GCC by country 2014
      • Saudi Arabia
        • Table Overview of Saudi Arabia
      • UAE
        • Table Overview of UAE
      • Qatar
        • Table Overview of Qatar
      • Kuwait
        • Table Overview of Kuwait
      • Oman
        • Table Overview of Oman
      • Bahrain
        • Table Overview of Bahrain
        • Table Segmentation of IT market in GCC by country 2014-2019
    • IT market in UAE
      • Table IT market in UAE 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in UAE by category
        • Table IT market in UAE by category 2014
    • IT market in Saudi Arabia
      • Table IT market in Saudi Arabia 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in Saudi Arabia by category
        • Table IT market in Saudi Arabia by category 2014
    • IT market in Qatar
      • Table IT market in Qatar 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in Qatar by category
        • Table IT market in Qatar by category 2014
    • IT market in Kuwait
      • Table IT market in Kuwait 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in Kuwait by category
        • Table IT market in Kuwait by category 2014
    • IT market in Oman
      • Table IT market in Oman 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in Oman by category
        • Table IT market in Oman by category 2014
    • IT market in Bahrain
      • Table IT market in Bahrain 2015-2019 ($billion)
      • IT market in Bahrain by category
        • Table IT market in Bahrain by category 2014
  • Market Segmentation by End-user
    • Table IT market in GCC segmentation by end-user 2014
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive scenario
    • Key vendors
    • Other prominent vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Dell
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Dell: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2011-2013
        • Table Dell: business segmentation by revenue 2011-2013 ($billion)
      • Sales by geography
        • Table Dell: sales by geography 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Key information
      • SWOT analysis
    • HP
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table HP: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table HP: business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013 ($million)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table HP: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • IBM
      • Key facts
      • Business description
      • Business segmentation
        • Table IBM: business segmentation
      • Revenue segmentation by business segment
        • Table IBM: revenue segmentation by business 2013
      • Revenue segmentation by business operation
        • Table IBM: revenue segmentation 2013
      • Revenue comparison of business segments 2012 and 2013
        • Table IBM: revenue comparison of business segments 2012 and 2013 ($ million)
      • Revenue segmentation by geography
        • Table IBM: revenue segmentation by geography 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Key developments
      • SWOT analysis 0
    • Lenovo
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Product segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Lenovo: product segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Lenovo: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • Microsoft
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Microsoft: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Microsoft: business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013($billion)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Microsoft: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
    • IT Market in the GCC
      • Key facts
      • Business overview
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Oracle: business segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Oracle: business segmentation by revenue 2012 and 2013 ($billion)
      • Geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
        • Table Oracle: geographical segmentation by revenue 2013
      • Business strategy
      • Recent developments
      • SWOT analysis
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